Ilya Marritz

Ilya Marritz appears in the following:

While City Ramps Up Airbnb Enforcement, a New Bill Aims to Appease All Sides

Tuesday, May 02, 2017

One lawmaker says it’s time for a new approach

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President Trump Is Still Resigning from His Businesses

Thursday, April 27, 2017

President Donald Trump is about to hit the one hundred day mark of his presidency, with many of his promises unfulfilled. WNYC and ProPublica found another one.


Christie's No to a Cross-Hudson Tunnel Is Now a Yes

Wednesday, April 19, 2017

Seven years after the governor canceled the in-progress ARC Tunnel project, he's now calling for the federal government to come through with funds for the Gateway tunnel project.

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A Tough Time for Retail Workers to Demand Better Benefits

Wednesday, April 19, 2017

For unionized workers at Bloomingdale's flagship store, it will take more than rallies and inflatable rats to get a better contract.


Parents of Teen Killed by Police Meet with District Attorney

Monday, April 17, 2017

A mother and father search for answers after the death of their teenage son.


Good Friday in Carroll Gardens

Friday, April 14, 2017

For over a century, the people of Carroll Gardens, Brooklyn have shown their religious devotion with a distinctive procession.

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Study Finds Publicly-Funded Libraries and Museums Too Expensive, Too Slow To Build

Monday, April 10, 2017

Neighborhoods lose out when construction stalls on cultural institutions. 

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NYC Business Leaders Ask Trump to Support Infrastructure, Security and Education

Thursday, April 06, 2017

CEOs have a policy wish list for leaders in Washington.


Forget Urban Versus Suburban. Today, It’s About Walkability.

Monday, April 03, 2017

A study suggests places where you don't need a car to get around are poised to thrive.

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From Russia to Trump Tower

Tuesday, March 28, 2017

A series of puzzling real estate deals made by former Trump campaign manager Paul Manafort raises speculation.

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Paul Manafort's Puzzling New York Real Estate Purchases

Tuesday, March 28, 2017

Real estate and law enforcement experts say some of Trump's former campaign manager's transactions in New York City fit a pattern used in money laundering.

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There Seem to Be a Lot of Empty Storefronts

Thursday, March 23, 2017

In neighborhoods like Greenwich Village, old stores have closed and been replaced with...nothing. Is that a problem? A citizen-cartographer starts a discussion of "high-rent blight."

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What Happens When You Talk To Strangers

Tuesday, March 21, 2017

A request for a smile leads to an unexpected conversation.


The Latest Cause for Protesters: Journalism

Monday, February 27, 2017

About 200 concerned news consumers rallied in front of the New York Times building against the Trump Administration's feud with the press.

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100,000 New Jobs in New York City? Easy. Good Jobs? Not So Simple.

Thursday, February 23, 2017

In his State of the City address, Mayor de Blasio set a new goal: to connect less-educated New Yorkers with jobs that can become careers. Ones that pay at least $50,000 a year.

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Men Not at Work at Troubled Mall Development

Thursday, February 02, 2017

The developer of the American Dream mall in NJ's Meadowlands said financing to finish building was teed up and would be announced before Christmas. It’s February and still no word.

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New York’s Biggest Internet Provider Accused of Bilking Customers

Wednesday, February 01, 2017

Charter Communications lied about its high-speed internet plans, New York's Attorney General alleges in a new lawsuit.

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Trump's Surprising Embrace of 'Government Sachs'

Tuesday, January 24, 2017

After criticizing Wall Street firms and Goldman Sachs in particular, six people who've worked with or for the bank have been selected for key roles in the new administration.

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Obama Saved New York by Saving Wall Street. But.

Tuesday, January 17, 2017

By August, 2011, New York City had recovered the total number of jobs lost in the Great Recession. It was almost three more years before the country caught up.  

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Pay-to-Play Indictments Echo Scandal at State Pension Fund from a Decade Ago

Wednesday, December 21, 2016

Lavish bribes that included cocaine, prostitutes, and ski trips...and it wasn't even a new idea.