The Tortorella residence does not look like the other houses on 158th Street. It's bigger than the dignified brick colonials across the way and a little bolder than the wood-shingled Arts and Crafts homes up the block. It has multicolor brick on the terraced patio, a sweeping overhang on the front porch, and stucco on the exterior walls. Lupe Tortorella says a few locals have made it clear they are not fans of her husband's renovations. Some just sneer, but "one neighbor said it to us," she says. "They just don't like... More >>>