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Today: A war of signs breaks out at the Oculus, Amtrak considers rerouting to Grand Central, and Queens high line rendering.

Teen arrested and charged with torching synagogue

Parolee’s shooting death at Queensbridge Houses ends long period of peace for the development

The shooting death of a parolee a block from where he killed a man 17 years ago ended a long period of calm at a once crime-ridden Queens housing project, officials said Wednesday. (The Daily News)

Teen arrested and charged with torching synagogue

The teen was busted Tuesday night at his home, which is not far from the Beth Hamedrash Hagadol synagogue at the corner of Broome and Suffolk streets. (New York Post)

Oculus developers start feud over signage

The $4 billion World Trade Center transit hub leaks in the rain, is facing a potentially costly wrongful-death suit — and now the Port Authority, developer Silverstein Properties and mall operator Westfield are at war over signs. (New York Post)

Crown Heights Homeless Shelter Can’t Move In Any New Families, Judge Rules

A Brooklyn Supreme Court judge on Tuesday granted a temporary restraining order blocking more families from moving into the shelter at 267 Rogers Ave., according to the city and a representative of the Crown Street Block Association, which filed a lawsuit to stop the opening. (DNAinfo)

Crown Heights Homeless Shelter Can’t Move In Any New Families, Judge Rules

NYC hammers landlord for illegal Airbnb rooms on Brooklyn rooftop

The city has socked the owner of a manufacturing building in Dumbo with thousands in fines and a vacate order after finding tourists — including one who inspectors woke up — sleeping in rooms that the city says were illegally constructed on the roof. (The Daily News)

NYC hammers landlord for illegal Airbnb rooms on Brooklyn rooftop

Amtrak May Relocate to Grand Central Terminal This Summer

Amtrak trains may be re-routed to Grand Central Terminal this summer while repairs are going on at Penn Station, according to the MTA. (DNAinfo)

Queens’s proposed elevated park the QueensWay gets new renderings

See what the first half-mile stretch of this park could look like. (Curbed)


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