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Q&A With An Expert Who Teaches Technology to Local Seniors
John Farley | January 17, 2012 1:37 PM |
An expert who teaches classes to help seniors keep up with technology talks to
about how you -- or your grandma-- can learn to use social media effectively.
Christine Quinn on the Future of LGBT Rights
John Farley | January 13, 2012 4:46 PM |
As the 2013 mayoral race heats up, openly gay New York City Council Speaker Christine Quinn talks to WNET's "Need to Know" about her opinion on the future of the gay rights movement.
NYC Chefs: Don’t Frack With Our Ingredients
John Farley | January 4, 2012 4:00 AM |
Mario Batali has joined a coalition of chefs and restaurateurs united against hydraulic fracking, which they say could make New York's restaurants less tasty -- and less safe.
Eye Sores and Eye Candy: The Impact of Zoning on NYC
John Farley | January 3, 2012 4:00 AM |
Despite how little most people know about the process, nothing has played as dramatic a role in shaping the city as zoning regulations -- particularly under Bloomberg.
Special: Tech Campus NYC
John Farley | December 22, 2011 12:22 PM |
Get the story behind the new applied science campus on Roosevelt Island, with interviews of the project's major players by Rafael Pi Roman and Jane Pauley.
Cornell Wins Tech Campus Competition
John Farley | December 19, 2011 11:02 AM
| Updated: December 20, 2011 10:00AM
The mayor announced that Cornell University was the winner of Applied Sciences NYC, a competition to build a massive new tech and engineering school in NYC.
Altar-native: How NYC’s Progressive Ministers are Celebrating Christmas
John Farley | December 19, 2011 4:00 AM |
Meet some of New York City's most interesting and accepting Protestant and Catholic church leaders, and learn where you can find them this Christmas.
Stanford Abandons Bid for NYC Applied Sciences Campus
John Farley | December 16, 2011 2:45 PM |
In a surprising twist, the California-based institution pulled the plug on its proposal to build a high-tech campus on Roosevelt Island.
New High Lines Going Up, Down and…Nowhere
John Farley | December 16, 2011 4:00 AM |
As a result of the High Line's success, New Yorkers have begun to see their imaginative ideas for abandoned infrastructure less as quixotic dreams, and more as real possibilities.
Will Benefit Corporations Change the Way NYC Does Big Business?
John Farley | December 14, 2011 4:00 AM |
On Monday, New York became the seventh state to create benefit corporations, which are legally obligated to create benefits for both society and their shareholders. What does that mean for the city?
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