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Babies lead Downtown’s population boom, new report says

BY JOSH ROGERS  | The city perhaps is hoping that numbers do lie since recent Census numbers show Lower Manhattan’s well-chronicled population surge is even more dramatic than previously thought when you look at the boom in babies and toddlers — a group that looks to be a few years away from longer school waiting […]

BY KAITLYN MEADE  |  March 1 was the last day for New York Downtown Hospital’s chief executive officer. Jeffrey Menkes, 63, had announced his resignation in a letter to staff four days before — not long after a proposal for New York-Presbyterian Hospital to take over the cash-strapped facility. The former C.E.O. of New York […]

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A few days before Superstorm Sandy struck the city, Mayor Mike Bloomberg advised residents in Flood Zone A to put together their “go bags” and stock up on first aid supplies. If you were one of those left wondering what goes in a “go bag”, don’t be alarmed — Community Board 1’s Quality of Life […]

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BY KAITLYN MEADE  |  Danielle Moir checked the news at her Battery Park City home on Wed., Jan 9, before leaving with her 6-year-old son for an appointment Uptown. It was a routine check for traffic delays, so she was not expecting to hear of a collision at nearby Pier 11. “All I heard was […]

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BY KAITLYN MEADE  |  Life moved as usual on Pier 11, with people swarming off the ferry and dispersing to their destinations — with little evidence of the accident that had occurred only a day earlier when a morning ferry crashed into the pier, injuring about 50 people. The only sign was a notice posted […]

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The New Year is a time of new beginnings, and one New York couple celebrated an extra special beginning with the birth of their son, born at 1:39 a.m. on Jan. 1 at New York Downtown Hospital, making him Downtown’s first baby of 2013. The seven pound, four ounce newborn, Alkhmad Rakhmanov, is the fourth […]

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Mugger cuts man’s pants One man’s subway snooze was abruptly cut short when he woke up to find a man sawing at his pants’ pocket. The 29-year-old reported that he boarded a southbound E Train at Lexington and 53rd St. He awoke at the World Trade Center station at about 2:30 a.m. to see a […]

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STROLLER PICKED Transit Police reported a case of transit-system theft when a woman’s bag was stolen from her baby stroller. On Sat., Dec. 15 at about 5 p.m., the 41-year-old woman entered the transit system at 72nd Street and took the number 2 Train downtown toward Chambers St., storing her shoulder bag in a baby […]

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SCHOOL GIRL SLASHED On their way home from school, two teenage girls were attacked by high school peers. The victims, both 14, told police they were walking home from Chelsea High School in Soho at 3:45 p.m. on Wed., Dec. 7 when the incident occurred. They had reached the northwest corner of Canal St. and […]

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FiDi PARKING ATTENDANT KILLED IN ACCIDENT A worker at a Financial District parking garage was killed on Mon., Nov. 26, after an apparent mistake caused a car to roll of an elevator lift and fall on him, police said. Victoriano Vizciano, 45, of the Bronx, was pronounced dead at the scene shortly after 7 a.m. […]

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