Politics & Policy

What’s in a Name? Port Morris? SoBro? Piano District?

What’s in a Name? Port Morris? SoBro? Piano District?

By Courtney Vinopal When New York real estate giants Somerset Partners and Chetrit Group first announced their joint investment in a multi-million dollar South Bronx waterfront development last year, Bronx locals were skeptical of the plan. Referring to the neighborhood of Port Morris as “The Piano District” — a nod to its history as a […]

Politics Class for Seniors Gets Heated Over Choices

Politics Class for Seniors Gets Heated Over Choices

By Daniella Emanuel A woman at the back of a classroom in a special class for seniors on the Upper East Side stood up Thursday and told her classmates what she really thought of the Republican presidential candidate. “I think a lot of the people who are voting for Trump really want to be bullies,” […]