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40 Percent of Sheepshead Firms Still Shut Post-Sandy
At the Corner Deli, a Yemeni Immigrant Saga
Food Trucks Give Restaurateurs Indigestion
Washington Heights Sees White-Collar Boom
The Mystery of Bed-Stuy's Missing Jobs
Bellerose Residents Have Beef with Halal Butcher
Living Wage Law The Next Council Battleground?
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
Leases On Life
The Life And Death Of The Mom-n-Pop
With over 25 million small businesses in the United States, these privately owned, independent businesses make up a large percentage of our nation’s workforce and economy. Due to the recent recession, many businesses closed.
Some 60 percent were still closed four or five months after the storm, thanks to long-standing challenges of economics and geography that hampered an already difficult recovery.
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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.