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BY LINCOLN ANDERSON  |  Soho has a unique and fascinating history as a renowned artists’ enclave that was carved out of a dying manufacturing zone. But now the last vestiges of that arts colony are, in turn, fading fast, trampled asunder by the feet of millions of shopping tourists as the district has morphed into […]

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BY TEQUILA MINSKY  |  For 34 years, Frank Modica served as director for Hamilton-Madison House, a non-profit settlement house, now more than 100 years old, dedicated to improving the quality of life of individuals and families primarily in the Chinatown and Two Bridges neighborhoods. Modica died in 2013 at age 81. Immediately after his funeral, […]

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BY DUSICA SUE MALESEVIC   |   Revolution Books needs your help. The bookstore, which has been located at 146 W. 26 St. between Sixth and Seventh Aves. since 2008, has lost its lease and is looking to raise $150,000 for a new spot, explained C. Clark Kissinger, the store’s manager. When the bookstore’s five-year lease […]

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BY JEANNINE KIELY    |  Thanks to a long list of parent advocates and elected officials who have led the charge for a new middle school in Greenwich Village since 2007, 75 Morton is scheduled to open in September 2017, in time for students currently enrolled in third grade. With an opening date for the […]

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