Neighborhoods

Harlem’s Health Oasis:  An Alcove of Wellness Amidst a New York City Food Desert

Harlem’s Health Oasis: An Alcove of Wellness Amidst a New York City Food Desert

By Allison Lau, Alexandria Bordas, Zhiming Zhang Harlem has been locked in a battle against obesity and diabetes for years. In East Harlem alone, the 13th poorest of

Second Avenue Businesses Excited About New Subway

Second Avenue Businesses Excited About New Subway

After 10 years of construction and business slowdowns, foot traffic along the avenue is on the rise

Finding New Life in Old Buildings—and Keeping the Original Tenants

Finding New Life in Old Buildings—and Keeping the Original Tenants

Existing affordable housing is a key piece of New York’s housing puzzle, and city tax breaks can help the system stay profitable

At a Church in Queens, the Pull of Romania

At a Church in Queens, the Pull of Romania

Immigrants are troubled by events in their home country, which remind them of its turbulent past.

Riverdale: The Next Real Estate Hot Spot?

Riverdale: The Next Real Estate Hot Spot?

The Bronx neighborhood offers more space for less money

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