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Mayor’s budget ‘shares the pain’
News Billy Rennison 11/14/2012 at 1:44PM

The city will rely on pricier school lunches to help take a bite out of a multibillion dollar budget gap looming next year. New York City faces a $2.5 million deficit next year, and is making mid-year cuts to shore up a $555 million shortfall ahead of the end of the fiscal year on June [...]

TLC lets liveries pick up passengers
News Billy Rennison 4/25/2012 at 11:55AM

Livery cabs have received the green light to begin picking up street hails, a decision that has many yellow taxi drivers red in the face. The decision was passed 7-2 by the city’s Taxi and Limousine Commission on Thursday, April 19. “We’re seeing the birth of a wholly new service today that will allow communities [...]