Category Archives: Economy

Focus on Mortgage Crisis in City Council

By Maurice Pinzon This past Saturday, the Reverend Jesse Jackson led a hearing sponsored by the New York City Council to focus attention on the sub-prime mortgage crisis. The Reverend Jackson indicated the problematic loans were concentrated in specific New … Continue reading

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Bloomberg’s New York: Garment Industry Disappearing

By Maurice Pinzon During the current financial crisis on Wall Street, Mayor Michael R. Bloomberg’s knowledge of how money circulates and is leveraged gives him a well-informed perspective of the volatility of the economic crisis and how it affects the … Continue reading

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Flushing No. 7 Line’s Willets Point Station Awaits a Name Change

By Maurice Pinzon Next Monday, former New York Mets first baseman Keith Hernandez is scheduled to throw out the first pitch on opening day at Shea Stadium in Flushing. As fans enter the 43-year-old stadium, they will be able to … Continue reading

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