Filling the local news void, a prankster dyes the Lincoln Center fountain water yellow, more

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By Mimi OConnor  |
November 6, 2017 - 11:00AM

Local news sites hope to fill the void left by the shuttering of Gothamist and DNAinfo (The New York Times)

A rental building turned luxury townhouse in Brooklyn Heights found a buyer for $13.9 million after more than a year on the market and several price cuts (Curbed) 

Beach-side condo sales in the Hamptons are booming (The Real Deal)

A new bike lane in Queens has some residents concerned about traffic safety (NY1)

A prankster dyed the water of the fountain at Lincoln Center bright yellow (West Side Rag)

Yesterday was the New York City Marathon. If you missed it here's a recap of some of the best signs at this year's race (Daily News) 


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Mimi OConnor

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Mimi O’Connor has written about New York City real estate for publications that include Brick Underground, Refinery29, and Thrillist. She is the recipient of two awards from the National Association of Real Estate Editors for interior design and service journalism. Her writing on New York City, parenting, events, and culture has also appeared in Parents, Red Tricycle, BizBash, and Time Out New York.

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