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Manhattan BP Pushes Mediation for Small Biz Rent Disputes

Brewer hopes to preserve City’s “interesting quality of life.”

Manhattan Borough President Gale Brewer says she has seen some of her favorite bakeries in New York close. Now she's trying to help other small businesses survive in the City.

Bloomberg Admininstration Faces City Council Hearing About Christmas Blizzard

New York Mayor Michael Bloomberg's admininstration has told lawmakers it might have been a better decision to call a snow emergency during the post-Christmas blizzard.

The administration is being questioned in detail for the first time about its cleanup efforts in the wake of the blizzard, which dumped more than two feet of snow in some parts of the city.