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Ilya Marritz

Ilya Marritz appears in the following:

Ice Rink, Latin Market Are Top Contenders for Kingsbridge

Monday, July 09, 2012

A decision is close for the future the Kingsbridge Armory in the Bronx. From a broad field that once included a film studio and a megachurch, sources say there are now just two leading bidders for the century-old landmarked building.

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Mayor's Economic Group Admits It Broke Laws, Agrees to Reforms

Tuesday, July 03, 2012

The nonprofit that has spearheaded many of Mayor Michael Bloomberg's biggest economic development initiatives over the past decade conceded in a settlement Monday that it illegally lobbied the City Council for projects, and has pledged to restructure to avoid further violations.

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Demolition Underway at Collapsed Carroll Gardens Building

Tuesday, July 03, 2012

Demolition was underway Tuesday on the four-story brownstone in Brooklyn where workers are removing pieces of the masonry from the top floor of the building that collapsed a day earlier. 

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Manhattan Home Prices Steady, But What's Selling Is Changing

Tuesday, July 03, 2012

Home prices in Manhattan declined slightly in the second quarter of the year, but what's selling has changed significantly. More people are buying co-ops than condos, and smaller apartments now represent more than half of all sales.

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Carroll Gardens Building Collapse Displaces Residents

Monday, July 02, 2012

Portions of a three-story brownstone building in Brooklyn collapsed early Monday morning, but residents escaped without injury.

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Brooklyn DA Defends Handling of Orthodox Sex Abuse Case

Friday, June 29, 2012

Officials in the office of Brooklyn District Attorney Charles Hynes are defending their handling of an decades-old child sex abuse case in the ultra-Orthodox Jewish community.

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Sneaker Re-Sellers Use Fancy Footwork to Make a Buck

Friday, June 29, 2012

The hype over new shoes is so great that some entrepreneurs have discovered it’s possible to make a living flipping shoes: waiting on long lines to get a sneaker before it sells out, and then re-selling it at a significant mark-up.

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News Corp. Says It May Split in Two

Tuesday, June 26, 2012

News Corporation, the parent company of the New York Post, the Wall Street Journal and Fox News, may split in two.

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Mouths Closed, Marchers Make a Statement on Police Tactics

Sunday, June 17, 2012

Along upper Fifth Avenue on Sunday afternoon, the predominant sounds were birdsong and the shuffle of feet on pavement as thousands of New Yorkers took to the streets to protest the NYPD's practice of 'Stop and Frisk' employing an unusual tactic: silence.

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Region Adds Jobs in May

Thursday, June 14, 2012

Last month's national employment report was a disappointment, but locally, the jobs picture is considerably better.

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Ex-Goldman Board Member’s Fate in Hands of Jury

Thursday, June 14, 2012

Both legal teams have made their closing arguments in the federal trial of Rajat Gupta, the former head of the McKinsey consulting firm, who was accused of leaking confidential information about two major American companies — Procter & Gamble and Goldman Sachs — where he sat on the board.

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Insider Trading Trial Enters 4th and (Possibly) Final Week

Monday, June 11, 2012

As the insider trading trial of prominent businessman Rajat Gupta enters it’s fourth week, it’s looking more and more unlikely that a verdict will be delivered by June 15.

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Goldman Chief Cross Examined in Insider Trading Trial

Friday, June 08, 2012

Lloyd Blankfein, CEO of Goldman Sachs, was cross examined in a Manhattan courtroom Friday. It was his third day of testimony in the federal trial of Rajat Gupta, a prominent businessman and former member of the investment bank's board.

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Broken Permitting System Forces Food Trucks Into Black Market

Wednesday, June 06, 2012

Running a food truck may be the hippest job around. But there is a shadowy side to food trucks’ fun and quirky image. In order to get started, many of these gourmet trucks flout the law, and pay high prices to obtain black-market vendor permits. They say they have no choice.

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Goldman CEO Testifies at Trial of Ex-Board Member

Monday, June 04, 2012

For the second time in as many years, Goldman Sachs chief executive Lloyd Blankfein is testifying at an insider-trading trial.

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The Gupta Trial: Week 1

Friday, May 25, 2012

A prominent businessman, Rajat Gupta stands accused of abusing his position as a member of the board of directors of two major companies.

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Witness Ties Ex-Goldman Sachs Board Member to Hedge Fund Boss

Tuesday, May 22, 2012

Federal prosecutors called their first witness in the insider trading case against former Goldman Sachs board member Rajat Gupta on Tuesday.

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Insider Trading Trial of Ex-Goldman Board Member Begins

Monday, May 21, 2012

A federal prosecutor says a former board member for Goldman Sachs and Procter & Gamble gave inside information to a billionaire hedge fund founder.

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Hiring Surges in NYC, But Lags Regionally

Thursday, May 17, 2012

New York City added an "eye-popping" number of jobs last month, according an analysis of monthly employment data.

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Seeking a Piece of the City, Bidders Flock to Auction

Thursday, May 10, 2012

Dozens of city-owned properties around the four outer boroughs were auctioned off to the highest bidder as the city spun off some assets Thursday in downtown Manhattan.

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