January 16, 2018

Larry English left the Louisiana courtroom knowing that he had tried his last criminal case.

His attempt to save his client’s life had failed. Over repeated objections from his client, Robert McCoy, who insisted on his innocence, Mr. English had told the jury that Mr. M...

April 28, 2016

A newly formed development company has set its sights on the massive redevelopment of Penn Station as its first-ever project. Why?

“They’ve been kind of pigeonholed on the subcontracting level,” he said “We wanted to create a new paradigm, that minority firms are able t...

November 3, 2015

MIDTOWN — Some of Gov. Andrew Cuomo's top aides told an influential group of black ministers Tuesday that the state would push for minority-owned firms to receive 30 percent of the highest-level contracts to rebuild LaGuardia Airport's central terminal.

The 90...

May 27, 2015


Paul Brown has been appointed Senior Vice President of Airport Operators for the Transportation Consortium of New York  (TCNY-A). In his new position, Mr. Brown will be a responsible for planning, sourcing and executing the development of commercial goods at TCNY-A pr...

April 4, 2014

Brooklyn Health Partners, an organization formed specifically to bid for Long Island College Hospital, was chosen Thursday to buy it for $250 million.

In a court-ordered bidding process, the group met the demands of community and union groups by promising to keep the...

February 6, 2013

As Columbia University redevelops a large swath of Manhattanville, it is required to give $76 million to the West Harlem Local Development Corporation to address neighborhood needs. 



July 13, 2011

Two languishing Harlem industrial sites - including one that has blighted the neighborhood since the 1970s - are slated to a get much-needed makeovers in what is hoped to be a shot in the arm to the local economy.




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