Manhattan (/mænˈhætən/, /mənˈhætən/) is the most densely popula... -

Manhattan (/mænˈhætən/, /mənˈhætən/) is the most densely popula...

wikipedia - 25 Oct 2017
Manhattan (/mænˈhætən/, /mənˈhætən/) is the most densely populated borough of New York City, its economic and administrative center, and the city's historical birthplace. The borough is coextensive with New York County, founded on November 1, 1683, as one of the original counties of the U.S. state of New York. The borough consists mostly of Manhattan Island, bounded by the East, Hudson, and Harlem rivers, and also includes several small adjacent islands and Marble Hill, a small neighbor

Manhattan Luxury Prices at 3-Year Low

Builder Magazine - 21 Nov 2017
As the supply of luxury homes in New York City continued to outpace buyer demand, the median price of luxury homes sank to its lowest level since April 2014 in Manhattan and close to its lowest level since May 2016 in Brooklyn, according to the October ...

Manhattan retail rents are in their worst slump in 17 years

New York Post - 21 Nov 2017
Manhattan retail rents have slid into their deepest and longest slump in 17 years, a new report confirms — with Soho rents slashed by more than a third since their 2015 peak. In what some have dubbed a “retail apocalypse,” rents have skidded for two ...

Manhattan's Luxury Sale Prices at Their Lowest Since 2014

Mansion Global - 21 Nov 2017
A wealth of inventory and a lack of demand has contributed to a 2% price drop in Manhattan's luxury real estate prices, according to StreetEasy's latest market report released Tuesday. October data showed the median resale price of luxury homes ...

Penthouse at Boutique Manhattan Condo Now $18M Less

Mansion Global - 21 Nov 2017
A penthouse has been relisted with a massive price cut in a new boutique condo in Manhattan's Carnegie Hill, a neighborhood full of pre-war co-op buildings and townhouses. The price tag for the penthouse, the largest and most expensive unit in the ...

6 injured after scaffolding collapses in Manhattan

CBS News - 19 Nov 2017
NEW YORK -- Several people were hurt after scaffolding came crashing down onto a street in Manhattan on Sunday, CBS New York reports. Witnesses posted photos on social media showing wooden planks and metal scaffolding strewn about at the corner ...

K-State, Manhattan participate in Reads to Preschoolers initiative

Manhattan Mercury - 21 Nov 2017
Members of the K-State and Manhattan communities joined together to participate in the State Library of Kansas' annual Reads to Preschoolers initiative to encourage early childhood literacy, Nov. 13-17, at the Center for Child Development. Each year as ...

NY: Could a Manhattan 'Transit Maintenance District' Fund Subway Repairs? (press release) (blog) - 21 Nov 2017
Civil and urban engineering professor Giancarlo Falcocchio along with urban informatics professor Constantine Kontokosta have outlined what they call a “transit maintenance district” in Manhattan where they believe building owners heavily benefit from ...

Manhattan rally slams end of TPS protection for Haitians in US

NY1 - 22 Nov 2017
Days before Thanksgiving, tens of thousands of Haitians legally here in the U.S., including many in New York, are facing deportation. The Trump administration is announcing that in 18 months it's ending a program giving them legal status that started ...

The book that's tearing Manhattan moms apart

Page Six - 20 Nov 2017
A massive Facebook group for Upper East Side moms is on the verge of closing down after a vicious row about a children's book. The UES Mommas group — whose members made headlines in August after threatening each other with libel suits — erupted ...

Johnson's late layup propels Bears past Manhattan

Ozarks Sports Zone - 21 Nov 2017
Alize Johnson's layup with 12 seconds remaining helped guide the Missouri State Bears to a 69-65 comeback win over Manhattan here Tuesday afternoon in the second round of the Gulf Coast Showcase. Johnson led all scorers with 17 points and finished a ...

Mid-Manhattan Library

ARCHITECT Magazine - 21 Nov 2017
Mid-Manhattan Library – the Library's most heavily used circulating branch – is set to undergo a transformation that will create a new, state-of-the-art library that will serve as both a model and catalyst for a rejuvenated library system.The team of ...

St. Petersburg council okays restaurant deal for Manhattan Casino - 20 Nov 2017
PETERSBURG — The City Council on Monday approved a lease for the Manhattan Casino, a landmark building in the city's historic African-American business and entertainment community. It was a controversial decision for some of the city's black residents ...

Huge fire in Manhattan

FOX 29 News Philadelphia - 18 Nov 2017
NEW YORK (FOX5NY) - Nine people were hurt in a massive fire that burned in a residential and retail building in Upper Manhattan on Friday. The flames and thick smoke could be seen from many blocks away. The fire broke out at about 3 p.m. on Broadway ...

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