A Memorable Publishing Debut

A Memorable Publishing Debut

By JOSEPH MODICA When writer Benjamin Ludwig raised his autistic daughter, he never expected how much he would delve into the lives of children like her. What he learned inspired…

Why NFL Ratings Tanked

By ROBERT TAUB For the early part of this football season, the NFL and the television networks saw adversity for the first time in a while as ratings took a…

Jump-starting a Small Biz on LI

  Brooklyn News Service reporter Tiana Heath explores how the Long Island Small Business Center in Farmingdale helps businesses to get started. She speaks with Walter Reid, a business advisor…

Latino leaders: We need El Diario

By JONATHAN GOMEZ Leaders of New York City’s large Latino community are expressing concern that the newspaper El Diario La Prensa, the self-described “champion of Hispanics,” has become a shell…

Feds: keep the lid on Shkreli evidence

By ALEXANDRA SEMENOVA Federal prosecutors say that former pharmaceutical executive Martin Shkreli is trying to use a civil suit the government filed against him to get a peek at the…

City tries to clear path for small biz

By PRISCILLA PEREZ When Carlos Espinal planned to bring the flavors and cuisine of Lima, Peru to Mill Basin, Brooklyn, he had high hopes of opening his new restaurant by…