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Glitz, Glamour and Grind at Fashion Week

Glitz, Glamour and Grind at Fashion Week

Culture, In the News, Manhattan February 15, 2013 at 5:00 pm

Based on coverage from the community and ethnic media, New York Fashion Week brandished a double-edged sword. On the one side, the spotlight shone on immigrant designers but behind the scenes however, a sobering reality of struggling models and sweatshop protests came to light.

(Photo by Elena Popina)

Bronx Business Owners Voice Concerns About Bus Service Plans

Bronx, Business, Transportation December 21, 2012 at 4:29 pm

One of the busiest bus lines in the city is the subject of a plan to improve bus service and pedestrian safety, but business owners on Webster Avenue object that it would make it harder for customers and delivery trucks to park nearby.