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Auburndale Atrocity
Auburndale Atrocity
News Alexa Altman 1/30/2012 at 5:03PM

Contrasted against a sea of well-kept homes and pristinely-manicured lawns in Auburndale looms an abandoned property – a massive four-unit building left destitute, much to the dismay of locals who take pride in their neighborhood. The structure, located at 47th Avenue and 198th Street, once a single-family home, was converted into four separate houses by [...]

Crusade to clean up community
Crusade to clean up community
News Billy Rennison 1/12/2012 at 4:39PM

A local civic leader wants his community to be a sight for sore eyes, which first requires ridding it of eyesores. Robert Holden, president of the Juniper Park Civic Association, is pushing the Department of Buildings (DOB) to padlock properties with violations and unpaid fines that are a blemish on the community. After successfully getting [...]