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At the Corner Deli, a Yemeni Immigrant Saga
Hungry For Customers or Aid, Rockaways Businesses Struggle
Protect Immigrant Work Rights—-By Making them Owners
East Harlem: Of 500 Budget Ideas, a Few Survive
Report: Young NYers Face Higher Barriers To Public Assistance
The Poor Have Numbers. Do They Count?
Even Entrepreneurs Need Food Stamps
Shopping For Change In Crown Heights
Staten Island's Black History, Revisited
Credits As Collateral: Schools Withhold Records If Debts Unpaid
Fact Checking The State Of The City
How Health Care Repeal Would Affect New York
Diagnosing A Defeat: Why The Sick Leave Bill Failed
On The Move
Five Boroughs. One City. No Plan.
Small Businesses On The Edge In Bay Ridge
The Hurt of the Hub
New York City is known as a world capital of entrepreneurial activities across a wide range of different fields. In recent years, the interplay between supporting policies capable of generating new business activity and supporting the needs of workers has become more pronounced.
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The city's commissioner of small business services says New York's efforts to bolster Business Improvement Districts will help to preserve the mom-and-pop character of neighborhood retail.
The Center for an Urban Future's latest report, State of the Chains, 2012, finds that the number of chain stores in New York City increased for the fifth straight year, underscored by especially strong growth among retailers in the Bronx.
From the 1930s to the present, a look at the candidates who have tried--and in some cases succeed--to increase Latino representation in the City Council, the state legislature, Congress, borough hall and beyond.