Author Archives: Laura Ratliff

LIVE: Whitney Museum Groundbreaking

Follow me, Ashley Welch and Sarah Ewald as we cover the groundbreaking of the Whitney Museum’s new lower Manhattan facility. Check out all of our coverage here.

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Google Analytics Results

Since launching my site back in February, I’ve received pretty regular views, but have also seen views spike whenever I post new content and cross-promote it on other platforms, e.g. Twitter or Facebook. Also, my site is now one of … Continue reading

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Rally for St. Vincents’ Hospital

Several hundred West Village residents gather to protest the closing of the west side’s St. Vincents Hospital. The closure leaves more than 300,000 Manhattan residents without a neighborhood hospital.

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Bleecker Street Retail Booms

Explore the infographic below to learn more about Manhattan’s Bleecker Street—a retail strip that now has higher rents than SoHo and Paris’ Champs-Élysées.

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