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Busboys Move Up The Food Chain In Top Chef’s Lawsuit Agreement

Written by Roberto Nascimento on . Posted in Eat & Drink, Posts

With the settlement of a racially centered lawsuit yesterday, clear skies are unfolding for immigrants working as busboys and runners in New York’s high-end dinning industry. The case, which accused celebrity chef Daniel Boulud (pictured) of discriminating against non-white workers at his famed Restaurant Daniel (but which also has potential to set an example for [&hellip
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Cleaner Maybe, Definitely More Expensive: MTA Announces Fare Hikes

Written by Roberto Nascimento on . Posted in Breaking News, Posts

After yesterday’s short sigh of relief—caused by a report on MTA’s improved subway cleanliness—NYC’s commuting faces are bound to return to their usual frowns. MTA officials have finally revealed its long-predicted plan to increase fares and toll revenues by 6.5 percent, hoping to boost the corporation’s ailing budget by $325 million a year. If distributed [&hellip
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