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Harlem Gentrification Watch: FetaGate!!!

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"'The majority of the stores, the 99-cent stores, they’re gone,' said Gwen Walker, 55, a longtime resident of the General Grant Houses in West Harlem, giving one view. 'The Laundromat on the corner is gone. The bodegas are gone. There’s large delis now. What had been two for $1 is now one for $3. My neighbor is a beer drinker, and he drinks inexpensive beer, Old English or Colt 45 or Coors — you can't even buy that in the stores. The stores have imported beers from Germany. The foods being sold — feta cheese instead of sharp Cheddar cheese. That's a whole other world.' [NYT]