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New York City appears poised for a resurgence of liberal policies.

By Victoria Cavaliere NEW YORK (Reuters) – With Bill de Blasio taking office as mayor in January, New York City appears poised for

by · November 30, 2013 · Domestic News, Local News

Jackpot is expected to grow to an estimated $257 million.

(Reuters) – Mega Millions rule changes aimed at creating bigger and faster-growing jackpots boosted the potential top prize for Friday’s drawing to an estimated $230 million, but no winning ticket had been sold, pushing higher the potential haul, lottery officials […]

by · November 30, 2013 · Domestic News

U.S. Winter Wheat Crop In Danger

CHICAGO (Reuters) – Bitter cold conditions expected to move through the U.S. Plains wheat belt next week will put the young crop at risk of

by · November 29, 2013 · Business, Domestic News

Iran expects January start date for sanctions relief

By Fredrik Dahl VIENNA (Reuters) – The implementation of a landmark deal between Iran and world powers to curb Tehran’s nuclear program in return for

by · November 29, 2013 · World News

Biofuel or Food EU has to choose

By Charlie Dunmore BRUSSELS (Reuters) – European Union governments are trying to raise a planned limit on the use of transport fuels made from food crops, despite warnings that

by · November 29, 2013 · Business, World News

Voluteers Planting Trees in Pelham Bay Park

Pelham Bay Park is the largest of all city parks. 2,772 acres, is it three times larger than Central Park. Volunteers play a critical role in its longevity. On Saturday, November 23, 2013, NYC Department of Parks and Recreation’s, Natural […]

by · November 27, 2013 · Bulletin Board, Local News, Uncategorized

National standards needed to reduce death and damage from tornados

By Kevin Murphy KANSAS CITY, Missouri (Reuters) – National standards should be set for building construction, storm shelters and emergency communications to reduce death and damage from

by · November 27, 2013 · Domestic News

Italian Senate has expelled Silvio Berlusconi from Parliament

  The Italian Senate has expelled Silvio Berlusconi from Parliament over his tax fraud conviction, multiple media sources say. The vote halts 77-year-old Berlusconi’s legislative run for at least six years.

by · November 27, 2013 · World News

Assemblyman Mark Gjonaj Reminds Us Always Put Safety First

Greetings! I pray that you and your family will stay safe during the upcoming storms this week. Please stay informed and read this advisory from Con Edison. Please stay safe during the upcoming storms this week. Con Edison crews are preparing […]

by · November 27, 2013 · Bulletin Board, Local News, Uncategorized

A Hanukkah Message From Governor Andrew M. Cuomo

Dear Friend, Tonight, members of the Jewish community in New York celebrate the first night of Hanukkah. The Festival of Lights commemorates the courage and perseverance of the Jewish people, who never lost faith in the face of danger. The […]

by · November 27, 2013 · Bulletin Board, Local News, Uncategorized

City Island’s Black Whale has one of the Best Brunches In NYC, Who Says, The Huffington Post Says, Thats WHO

  John Doyle The Black Whale has been listed by the Huffington Post as having one of the best brunches in NYC. 5 Boroughs, 5 Brunches www.huffingtonpost.com

NCBH Hosts Forum for Diabetes Awareness Month

NEW YORK CITY HEALTH & HOSPITALS CORPORATION North Bronx Healthcare Network 1400 Pelham Parkway South •Building 4, Room 7N21/Jacobi• Bronx New York 10461• Tel (718) 918-4055• Fax (718) 918-7217 NCBH Hosts Forum for Diabetes Awareness Month Third Annual Event Promotes […]

by · November 27, 2013 · Health & Nutrition, Local News

Building Collapse in Westchester Square

From Notify NYC & NYC OEM: Wed Nov 27 08:01:02 2013 STATUS: Open – Active PROGNOSIS: Response Structural-Collapse Bronx 2601 Westchester Ave FDNY is reporting a collapse at the above location. The building is a 20 foot by 30 foot, […]

by · November 27, 2013 · Local News

Flip Flops for the Philippines Vishnu Mandir Hindu Temple Donates 500 pair of Flip Flops

Vishnu Mandir and the Bharati Dane Academy collect Flip Flops for the Philippines On Sunday, November 24, 2013 Deputy Inspector Andy Johnson and Community Affairs Police Officer Jay Sturdivant collected

by · November 26, 2013 · Local News, Uncategorized, World News

Pope Francis Speaks Out Against Unfettered Capitalism

By Naomi O’Leary VATICAN CITY (Reuters) – Pope Francis attacked unfettered capitalism as “a new tyranny” and beseeched global leaders to fight poverty and growing inequality, in a document on Tuesday setting out a platform for his papacy and calling […]