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‘Pricing Out Mom & Pop’: Find Out What The Future Holds For Small Business At This Community Board Webinar

The economy is in for a wild ride this summer as New York City climbs its way out of quarantine. An estimated one-third of small businesses might...

LMHQ’s Women’s Breakfast: Steps To Civic Advocacy And Beyond

COVID may make us feel increasingly helpless, but there’s still plenty we can do to make sure our voices are heard. November’s federal elections...

Restaurants Catch A Break From Delivery App Fees, Thanks To City Council Measure

Food-delivery apps will no longer be able to charge high fees to restaurants in the five boroughs, thanks to local legislation. On Wednesday the New...

Food-Delivery Apps Are Charging Businesses Too Much In Fees, Downtown Alliance President Jessica Lappin Says

Businesses are hurting: Those that aren’t shuttered entirely during the pandemic are trying to operate with limited staff and resources and are...

World Cup Champion Carli Lloyd Unveils Ticker-Tape Parade Plaque on Broadway

Soccer fans and Lower Manhattanites braved the forbidding gray skies Tuesday and gathered to anoint a special slice of pavement below Chambers...