New York’s school construction costs are the highest in the tri-state area

New Yorks school construction costs are the highest in the

It doesn’t take a math whiz to see that these numbers don’t add up. Two new schools in New York and Jersey City are similar in almost every way except price. In the Bronx, a 46,000-square-foot expansion of PS 33, which will add 388 seats, costs $ 70 million. In Jersey City, a new 53,000-square-foot … Read more

Tribeca residents seek to stop proposed cocktail lounge in New York

Tribeca residents seek to stop proposed cocktail lounge in New

Tribeca residents have asked a judge to turn off the lights on plans for a cocktail lounge on Church Street, even as they suffer from the alleged late-night parties already taking place downstairs in the building. The salon, L’Entree, has yet to open, but that hasn’t stopped the raging parties at 293 Church St., residents … Read more

Suspect charged in connection with shootings involving NYPD

Suspect charged in connection with shootings involving NYPD

The suspect who allegedly opened fire on a pair of officers in the Bronx on Thanksgiving Eve was arrested and charged Saturday, police said. Charlie Vasquez, 23, of Greenpoint, Brooklyn, faces two counts each of attempted murder, assault, criminal use of a firearm, criminal possession of a weapon (loaded firearm) and reckless and threatening danger, … Read more

Unvaxxed New York City Pol Faces COVID-Mandated Showdown

Unvaxxed New York City Pol Faces COVID Mandated Showdown

An elected Queens city councilwoman is preparing for a showdown with her new colleagues over the rules that require council members and their staff to get vaccinated against the coronavirus. Vicki Paladino, a Republican activist from Whitestone, launched her salvo against the jab this week, telling The Post that “under no circumstances” will her staff … Read more

Pro-Trump painter causes a stir in the New York art scene

Pro Trump painter causes a stir in the New York art

She beat the shark. Lena Ruseva, a 44-year-old Soviet √©migr√©, is causing a stir with her provocative series of paintings depicting the former president. In “Trump: Parallel Universe,” a collection of 30 paintings, Ruseva imagines Trump as Neptune, a Buddhist monk, Tarzan, and the face of the Sphinx. One image shows him making contact with … Read more

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