Posts Tagged ‘Brett Essler’

Theater festival spurs business during summer doldrums

Posted on September 6th, 2011 by Brett Essler

Theater festival spurs business during summer doldrums

The wide reach of the festival also brings actors and crewmembers from around the world to the theater district.

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Rooftop farm delivers bounty to Hell’s Kitchen

Posted on August 22nd, 2011 by Brett Essler

Rooftop farm delivers bounty to Hell’s Kitchen

The Hell’s Kitchen Farm Project is a 1,000-square-foot farm in the middle of the city.

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Garment District struggles to find a way forward

Posted on August 20th, 2011 by Brett Essler

Garment District struggles to find a way forward

The skilled labor force that once filled the garment factories of this Midtown district have been declining in numbers for decades through attrition and overseas outsourcing.

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Living

Crotona Park East and West Farms to get facelift

Crotona Park East and West Farms to get facelift

Twenty percent of the new development area will be reserved for affordable housing, according to the group’s proposal.

Politics

Harlem artist, neighborhood work to preserve murals

Harlem artist, neighborhood work to preserve murals

Many Harlem residents consider these gates a part of the neighborhood’s history.

Religion

Racial propaganda causes concern in Greenpoint

Racial propaganda causes concern in Greenpoint

White supremacist fliers were left under the windshield wipers of cars parked overnight in Greenpoint, but officials say their message is protected under the First Amendment.