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Staten Island Advance
Staten Island Museum wins prestigious award for new buildingwent on to become one of the first officially landmarked buildings anywhere in
Staten Island Museum wins prestigious award for new building
Staten Island Advance / Posted 18 hours ago
went on to become one of the first officially landmarked buildings anywhere in the five boroughs when the New York City Landmarks Preservation Commission was founded that year. When the Staten Island Museum began its expansion into Snug Harbor,... Read more
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The Riverhead News-Review
New group aims to unite efforts on both side of Peconichousing development has been approved and the former Sears building — among oth
New group aims to unite efforts on both side of Peconic
The Riverhead News-Review / Posted yesterday
housing development has been approved and the former Sears building — among others — recently received approval by the Landmarks Preservation Commission to be razed, meaning construction could be forthcoming. “I think the towns need some more... Read more
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The Riverhead News-Review
Landmarks commission OKs demolition of several E. Main St. buildingsRiverhead Town’s Landmarks Preservation Commission on Monday approved the demol
Landmarks commission OKs demolition of several E. Main St. buildings
The Riverhead News-Review / Posted 3 days ago
Riverhead Town’s Landmarks Preservation Commission on Monday approved the demolition of the former Sears building and three buildings east of it, on the conditions that they be replaced with something compatible with neighboring historic buildings... Read more
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Crain's New York Business
Real estate execs gave to de Blasio while seeking key decisions from the citylocation in Greenwich Village, a proposal that attracted significant community
Real estate execs gave to de Blasio while seeking key decisions from the city
Crain's New York Business / Posted 4 days ago
location in Greenwich Village, a proposal that attracted significant community opposition. It required approval from the Landmarks Preservation Commission, a mayoral agency, which gave the green light in December. Other firms were actively... Read more
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New York Post
Beyonce’s flashing butt is keeping people up at night“athleisure” clothing line launched April 14 along with the oversized ad. A co
Beyonce’s flashing butt is keeping people up at night
New York Post / Posted 5 days ago
“athleisure” clothing line launched April 14 along with the oversized ad. A complaint about the sign was submitted to the Landmarks Preservation Commission, which oversees Soho’s Cast Iron Historic District. Neighbors believe the oversized ad is... Read more
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Palm Beach Daily News
Palm Beach board recommends partial historic status for two homesThe Landmarks Preservation Commission departed from convention this week with v
Palm Beach board recommends partial historic status for two homes
Palm Beach Daily News / Posted 6 days ago
The Landmarks Preservation Commission departed from convention this week with votes to protect parts of two homes — when it typically recommends designation of an entire structure. The recommendation for 200 El Brillo Way was unanimous. Five of... Read more
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Crain's New York Business
Real estate execs gave to de Blasio while seeking key decisions from the citylocation in Greenwich Village, a proposal that attracted significant community
Real estate execs gave to de Blasio while seeking key decisions from the city
Crain's New York Business / Posted 7 days ago
location in Greenwich Village, a proposal that attracted significant community opposition. It required approval from the Landmarks Preservation Commission, a mayoral agency, which gave the green light in December. Others firms were actively... Read more
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Crain's New York Business
These real estate execs gave to de Blasio while seeking key decisions from the citylocation in Greenwich Village, a proposal that attracted significant community
These real estate execs gave to de Blasio while seeking key decisions from the city
Crain's New York Business / Posted 7 days ago
location in Greenwich Village, a proposal that attracted significant community opposition. It required approval from the Landmarks Preservation Commission, a mayoral agency, which gave the green light in December. Others firms were actively... Read more
2 related stories
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Staten Island Advance
Why? City rejects landmark status for historic stone Bard Avenue homeSTATEN ISLAND, N.Y. -- It's rare for a Staten Island homeowner to ask the Landm
Why? City rejects landmark status for historic stone Bard Avenue home
Staten Island Advance / Posted 8 days ago
STATEN ISLAND, N.Y. -- It's rare for a Staten Island homeowner to ask the Landmarks Preservation Commission (LPC) to designate her historic home as an official city landmark. But that's exactly what West Brighton homeowner Joyce Baldassarri did... Read more
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The Advocate
Julius’ Celebrates History, Revolution, and Cocktailsled a push to get the Stonewall Inn, Julius', and other LGBT history sites desi
Julius’ Celebrates History, Revolution, and Cocktails
The Advocate / Posted 8 days ago
led a push to get the Stonewall Inn, Julius', and other LGBT history sites designated New York City landmarks. The NYC Landmarks Preservation Commission designated Stonewall a New York City landmark in 2015, the first time the Commission had... Read more
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The Record Searchlight
City approves proposal for Brooklyn's tallest towerskyscraper in Brooklyn. The tower would be nearly twice as tall as any other b
City approves proposal for Brooklyn's tallest tower
The Record Searchlight / Posted 9 days ago
skyscraper in Brooklyn. The tower would be nearly twice as tall as any other building in the borough. The New York City Landmarks Preservation Commission approved the proposal for the 73-story apartment tower on Tuesday. The design by SHoP... Read more
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San Antonio Express-News
City approves proposal for Brooklyn's tallest towerArchitects PC, shows a proposed 1,000-foot skyscraper to be built in the Brookl
City approves proposal for Brooklyn's tallest tower
San Antonio Express-News / Posted 9 days ago
Architects PC, shows a proposed 1,000-foot skyscraper to be built in the Brooklyn borough of New York. The New York City Landmarks Preservation Commission approved the proposal for the 73-story apartment tower on Tuesday, April 19, 2016. (SHoP... Read more
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Stamford Advocate
City approves proposal for Brooklyn's tallest towerArchitects PC, shows a proposed 1,000-foot skyscraper to be built in the Brookl
City approves proposal for Brooklyn's tallest tower
Stamford Advocate / Posted 9 days ago
Architects PC, shows a proposed 1,000-foot skyscraper to be built in the Brooklyn borough of New York. The New York City Landmarks Preservation Commission approved the proposal for the 73-story apartment tower on Tuesday, April 19, 2016. (SHoP... Read more
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Connecticut Post
City approves proposal for Brooklyn's tallest towerArchitects PC, shows a proposed 1,000-foot skyscraper to be built in the Brookl
City approves proposal for Brooklyn's tallest tower
Connecticut Post / Posted 9 days ago
Architects PC, shows a proposed 1,000-foot skyscraper to be built in the Brooklyn borough of New York. The New York City Landmarks Preservation Commission approved the proposal for the 73-story apartment tower on Tuesday, April 19, 2016. (SHoP... Read more
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KSWO Lawton-Wichita Falls
City approves proposal for Brooklyn's tallest towerskyscraper in Brooklyn. The tower would be nearly twice as tall as any other b
City approves proposal for Brooklyn's tallest tower
KSWO Lawton-Wichita Falls / Posted 9 days ago
skyscraper in Brooklyn. The tower would be nearly twice as tall as any other building in the borough. The New York City Landmarks Preservation Commission approved the proposal for the 73-story apartment tower on Tuesday. The design by SHoP... Read more
6 related stories
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The Kitsap Sun
City approves proposal for Brooklyn's tallest towerskyscraper in Brooklyn. The tower would be nearly twice as tall as any other b
City approves proposal for Brooklyn's tallest tower
The Kitsap Sun / Posted 9 days ago
skyscraper in Brooklyn. The tower would be nearly twice as tall as any other building in the borough. The New York City Landmarks Preservation Commission approved the proposal for the 73-story apartment tower on Tuesday. The design by SHoP... Read more
6 related stories
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WCAX-TV Vermont
City approves proposal for Brooklyn's tallest towerskyscraper in Brooklyn. The tower would be nearly twice as tall as any other b
City approves proposal for Brooklyn's tallest tower
WCAX-TV Vermont / Posted 9 days ago
skyscraper in Brooklyn. The tower would be nearly twice as tall as any other building in the borough. The New York City Landmarks Preservation Commission approved the proposal for the 73-story apartment tower on Tuesday. The design by SHoP... Read more
6 related stories
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Palm Beach Daily News
Palm Beach rejects landmark status for 215 Garden Roadporch on the east and added a chimney. Councilwoman Bobbie Lindsay voted again
Palm Beach rejects landmark status for 215 Garden Road
Palm Beach Daily News / Posted 14 days ago
porch on the east and added a chimney. Councilwoman Bobbie Lindsay voted against the motion, saying architects on the Landmarks Preservation Commission were generally in favor of designation. That board voted 4-3 on March 16 to recommend... Read more
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Staten Island Advance
Vanderbilt Mausoleum officially designated city landmarkand the borough's historic districts. On Tuesday, the Vanderbilt Mausoleum, was
Vanderbilt Mausoleum officially designated city landmark
Staten Island Advance / Posted 17 days ago
and the borough's historic districts. On Tuesday, the Vanderbilt Mausoleum, was officially designated a landmark by the Landmarks Preservation Commission (LPC). The mausoleum was built by the country's wealthiest family of their time, combining... Read more
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Baltimore Sun
Owner of old Cockeysville home fights historic landmark designationin the fall of 2010 by the Ashland Community Association. It was then placed on
Owner of old Cockeysville home fights historic landmark designation
Baltimore Sun / Posted 17 days ago
in the fall of 2010 by the Ashland Community Association. It was then placed on a preliminary landmarks list by the Landmarks Preservation Commission. Ultimately, it wasn't on a final list of landmarks approved by the county in the fall of... Read more
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Palm Beach Daily News
Memorial service Wednesday for Ann Mitchell Blades of Palm BeachWednesday for Ann Mitchell Blades of Palm Beach at The Episcopal Church of Beth
Memorial service Wednesday for Ann Mitchell Blades of Palm Beach
Palm Beach Daily News / Posted 20 days ago
Wednesday for Ann Mitchell Blades of Palm Beach at The Episcopal Church of Bethesda-by-the-Sea, 141 S. County Road. A former member of the Landmarks Preservation Commission, Mrs. Blades died Sunday, March 20, 2016 after a battle with cancer.More N... Read more
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Daily Star
Roman Abramovich has plans for New York mega-mansion REJECTEDGUTTED: The Chelsea owner has seen his plans rejected The Russian billionaire
Roman Abramovich has plans for New York mega-mansion REJECTED
Daily Star / Posted 21 days ago
GUTTED: The Chelsea owner has seen his plans rejected The Russian billionaire was told by New York City Landmarks Preservation Commission that his proposal to turn three landmarked townhouses into one property was an "unjustified tear-down". But he... Read more
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Daily Mail
Roman Abramovich has plans for $78million NY mansion REJECTEDmega-mansion REJECTED because planning officials believe it is a 'whole new lev
Roman Abramovich has plans for $78million NY mansion REJECTED
Daily Mail / Posted 22 days ago
mega-mansion REJECTED because planning officials believe it is a 'whole new level of egregious consumption' New York City Landmarks Preservation Commission told billionaire his plans to knock three town houses into one was unjustified Was... Read more
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Daily Telegraph
Roman Abramovich has 'egregious' £55m mega mansion plans rejectedbecause it will age well. Lead architect Stephen Wang said in a statement: "We
Roman Abramovich has 'egregious' £55m mega mansion plans rejected
Daily Telegraph / Posted 22 days ago
because it will age well. Lead architect Stephen Wang said in a statement: "We value the input and recommendations of the Landmarks Preservation Commission and we will continue to work closely with the Agency. "We are confident we will gain the... Read more
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The Riverhead News-Review
New historic district proposed around downtown Riverheaddropped, officials this time hope to earn the support of those in the area. Ri
New historic district proposed around downtown Riverhead
The Riverhead News-Review / Posted 22 days ago
dropped, officials this time hope to earn the support of those in the area. Richard Wines, who chairs the town’s Landmarks Preservation Commission, asked for and received permission from the Town Board Wednesday to hold a public... Read more
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New York Post
Russian billionaire’s mega-mansion can’t get off the groundE. 75th St., hit a snag when the Department of Buildings turned down his plan t
Russian billionaire’s mega-mansion can’t get off the ground
New York Post / Posted 23 days ago
E. 75th St., hit a snag when the Department of Buildings turned down his plan to combine the houses. Then, on Tuesday, the Landmarks Preservation Commission rejected his renovation plans. Abramovich is working with architect Stephen Wang and... Read more
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New York Post
Battery Maritime Building gets big backer just in time for openinginvolving the EDC lease, the Department of City Planning, the Governors Island
Battery Maritime Building gets big backer just in time for opening
New York Post / Posted 25 days ago
involving the EDC lease, the Department of City Planning, the Governors Island Trust, the Department of Transportation, the Landmarks Preservation Commission, national historic tax credits and lenders,” a source pointed out. Abatement required... Read more
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Staten Island Advance
Rediscover Staten Island: 'Gothic Revival' gems, built in the 1800sElliott House at 69 Delafield Place in Livingston "is an excellent example of c
Rediscover Staten Island: 'Gothic Revival' gems, built in the 1800s
Staten Island Advance / Posted 26 days ago
Elliott House at 69 Delafield Place in Livingston "is an excellent example of country Gothic Revival architecture," athe Landmarks Preservation Commission has noted. "Constructed of locally quarried random stone, the house was built about 1840 by... Read more
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Palm Beach Daily News
Palm Beach S. County Road group talks preservation, Town Squarea history lesson about their block during a breakfast meeting today. Pandula,
Palm Beach S. County Road group talks preservation, Town Square
Palm Beach Daily News / Posted 28 days ago
a history lesson about their block during a breakfast meeting today. Pandula, former long-time chairman of the town’s Landmarks Preservation Commission, presented historical photographs of the street and discussed how historic preservation has... Read more
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Staten Island Advance
It's official: Sale of one of oldest Island homes moving forwardof the house "features a bay window with insets of English tinted glass, consid
It's official: Sale of one of oldest Island homes moving forward
Staten Island Advance / Posted 29 days ago
of the house "features a bay window with insets of English tinted glass, considered to be over 200 years old," the city Landmarks Preservation Commission (LPC) has noted. The house sits on property that was part of Governor Thomas Dongan's land... Read more
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The Berkeley Daily Planet
How the Bates Development Plan Would Destroy Flatlands Berkeley. Categorystill lives in what would become a “buffer zone” next to University Avenue.) D
How the Bates Development Plan Would Destroy Flatlands Berkeley. Category
The Berkeley Daily Planet / Posted 1 months ago
still lives in what would become a “buffer zone” next to University Avenue.) During a public hearing last year before the Landmarks Preservation Commission, one Commissioner who lives in the neighborhood west of south Shattuck made a vehement... Read more
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Staten Island Advance
Rediscover Staten Island: Historic gem on East Shoregable roofs, reflects the character of the austere and simple English parish ch
Rediscover Staten Island: Historic gem on East Shore
Staten Island Advance / Posted 1 months ago
gable roofs, reflects the character of the austere and simple English parish churches of the 12th century," the city Landmarks Preservation Commission has noted. Wednesday, March 23, 2016. (Staten Island Advance/Virginia N. Sherry) Virginia... Read more
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Palm Beach Daily News
Former Palm Beach Landmarks member Ann Blades diesAnn Mitchell Blades of Palm Beach, a former member of the Landmarks Preservatio
Former Palm Beach Landmarks member Ann Blades dies
Palm Beach Daily News / Posted 1 months ago
Ann Mitchell Blades of Palm Beach, a former member of the Landmarks Preservation Commission, died Sunday March 20, 2016 after a battle with cancer. Mrs. Blades was born in Los Angeles to the late John Stewart Mitchell and Helen Fine Mitchell. She... Read more

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