Uncovering Lost New York

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West Side author brings the city’s history to life By Allen Houston To talk with West Sider Kevin Baker is to glimpse the New York City of the past, before glass towers and high-rise condos threatened to swallow the island. Best-selling author of the City of Fire trilogy, Baker writes mesmerizing prose about the city [&hellip
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Four Shoplifters Arrested

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Four women were arrested July 14 after a shoplifting spree, mostly from Upper West Side stores on Broadway. Linda Harris, 38, Carol Fagon, 45, Natalie Campbell, 28, and a 17-year-old girl were arrested for grand larceny. They were arrested after stealing $3,878 worth of merchandise from Loehmann’s on Broadway and West 74th Street, American Apparel [&hellip
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ID Thief Caught

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A 25-year-old man was arrested July 13 for grand larceny months after he used someone’s credit card at an Apple Store. Police arrested Kevin Ellis, who was caught on surveillance video, using a 31-year-old Queens woman’s credit card at the Apple Store on 1981 Broadway and West 67th Street. Ellis was taped signing the woman’s [&hellip
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