October 16th, 2011 | by
Kathryn Kattalia | published in Business, News, Special Reports | 4 Comments »
An increase in population hasn’t translated to an increase in business.
May 23rd, 2011 | by
Emily Canal | published in Business, Slideshows | 1 Comment »
Cuban restaurants have been closing because adult children are not going into these mostly family businesses.
March 1st, 2010 | by
Alexandra DiPalma | published in Audio, Business | 7 Comments »
Now more than ever, store owners and residents in the Lower East Side fear growing numbers of affluent middle-class transplants are threatening the area’s unique character.
September 22nd, 2009 | by
Sarah Tung | published in Business | Leave A Comment »
Nearly 3,000 members of the lesbian, gay, bisexual and transgendered community at the third annual Out to Work event on Sept. 17. Sponsored by the LGBT Community Center and the Greenwich Village-Chelsea Chamber of Commerce, it is the largest LGBT job fair in the Northeast.
September 22nd, 2009 | by
Elizabeth Wagner | published in Business, Politics | Leave A Comment »
Business owners in the audience argued both sides of the debate and even offered solutions, though the diversity of opinions given at Wednesday’s chamber meeting in Queens is as diverse as the borough itself.
August 28th, 2009 | by
Jamie Locher | published in Business | 40 Comments »
All-purpose cleaners at six dollars and $12 a pop for laundry detergent means consumers are paying more for products that experts say may not be that different from their Clorox counterparts.
August 26th, 2009 | by
Carla Usher | published in Business | 5 Comments »
Freelance fashion designer Saikna Mijee wasn’t like the paparazzi or autograph hounds who gathered to catch a glimpse of A-list celebrities attending New York Fashion Week last month. Mijee was looking for a job. Out of work for the past two years, 45-year-old Mijee of Fort Lee, N.J., hoped to get her portfolio in front [...]
April 18th, 2009 | by
Katy Bolger | published in Business | 1 Comment »
Since 2005, St. Andrews Anglican Church in the wealthy historic district of downtown Easton, Md., hosted family movie night and spaghetti dinners on weekends. St, Andrew’s had a reputation for its open door.
But last month everything changed — the church was sold at auction after foreclosure. In a growing trend, St. Andrews will now [...]
April 8th, 2009 | by
Libby Golden | published in Business | 6 Comments »
Even in the best of times, college seniors have to arm themselves with parent-ready responses to the stinging question: “What’s next after graduation?” But for students like Claire Steinbeck, who are hunting for entry-level jobs in a down-market that launched the unemployment rate to 12.5 million in February, the answer does not come easily. That’s [...]
April 5th, 2009 | by
Ryan McLendon | published in Business | 16 Comments »
Despite economic slowdown, the recession is actually giving dentistry a boost.