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Big Queens project to break ground

Developers of the long-planned $850 million Flushing Commons project in Queens closed on a 5.5-acre municipal parking lot where the complex will be built and will include public amenities like a YMCA and a public park. Read more…


Teaching Kids to Love Science, and Falling in Love with the Kids

Ned Potter, a Senior Vice President at RLM Finsbury and former science correspondent for ABC News and CBS News, shares his experience of teaching science to 4th and 5th graders as part of a new after-school program organized by the YMCA to promote STEM (science, technology, engineering and math) education and careers to children in some of the city’s most underserved neighborhoods. Read more…