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Sustainable Real Estate: Environment and Cost Friendly

Toni Haber | Posted 05.29.2015 | New York
Toni Haber

Increasingly real estate developers and residents are favoring sustainable real estate for not only their eco-friendliness, but also for their ability to cut down monthly electric bills.

Live from the Tribeca Film Festival: Wrapping Up

Marshall Fine | Posted 06.24.2015 | Entertainment
Marshall Fine

When I'm in New York, the Tribeca screenings have to get in line with all the other things on my calendar -- and most of those take precedence over spending Saturday or Sunday at a multiplex in Battery Park City watching films I probably wouldn't review even if they were released.

Rebecca Lurie, past NEW Program Manager, discusses her NEW experiences

Nontraditional Employment for Women | Posted 09.08.2013 | Impact
Nontraditional Employment for Women

There is a tension between how it was -- being advocates for women, thereby fighting with the industry against prejudice and for job access -- and now, helping the industry, assuring the unions can find good women members.

Martha Baker, former NEW Executive Director, reflects on her time at NEW

Nontraditional Employment for Women | Posted 09.04.2013 | Impact
Nontraditional Employment for Women

Every graduation was a special memory. The domestic violence survivors and the formerly homeless classes were most unique.

WATCH: Bloomberg Proposes New Neighborhood

| Posted 06.12.2013 | New York

By Jeanmarie Evelly and Julie Shapiro NEW YORK — A new Battery Park City could someday rise from the East River, Mayor Michael Bloomberg announce...


The New York Times | Posted 05.25.2011 | Books

The existence of this beautiful 10,000-square-foot library, which opened on March 18, prompts so many questions: How could such state-of-the-art techn...