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Winter storm watches and warnings were in place for New York And New England

By Ian Simpson WASHINGTON (Reuters) – A powerful winter storm is lashin much of the eastern United States with rain and snow on Tuesday, threatening

by · November 26, 2013 · Domestic News, Local News

North Korea Detains American Veteran

By Alex Dobuzinskis LOS ANGELES (Reuters) – The wife of an 85-year-old American man detained in North Korea appealed to the reclusive Asian nation on Monday to

by · November 26, 2013 · Domestic News, Uncategorized

Obama Defends Iranian Deal

By Jeff Mason SAN FRANCISCO (Reuters) – President Barack Obama took on critics of a newly brokered nuclear deal with Iran on Monday by saying

by · November 26, 2013 · Domestic News, World News

Where’s The Money?

By Hilary Russ NEW YORK (Reuters) – New York City’s Bloomberg administration intends to launch a database within two weeks to better track the billions of dollars of federal relief for Superstorm Sandy victims, even as city legislators hope to […]

by · November 26, 2013 · Local News

Noreast’er To Slam NYC Area On Tuesday!

By Ian Simpson WASHINGTON (Reuters) – A major winter storm set to hit the East Coast on Tuesday and Wednesday is threatening to snarl millions of Thanksgiving travelers’ holiday plans, forecasters said on Monday. The same storm that lashed New […]

by · November 26, 2013 · Domestic News, Local News

Limited Iranian Nuclear Deal Announced

By Victoria and Cavaliere NEW YORK (Reuters) – Prominent Iranian-Americans praised the Iranian nuclear deal as a significant first step in what they hope will be

by · November 24, 2013 · Business, Uncategorized, World News

Warning for those traveling this week

 The National Weather Service is predicting a pre-Thanksgiving nor’easter to hit Long Island. The storm is set to begin sometime Tuesday and extend into Wednesday.   (Reuters) – Thanksgiving travel may be snarled by a wintry storm system heading for […]

by · November 24, 2013 · Domestic News, Local News

High Bridge reopens Summer, 2014

High Bridge is scheduled to reopen Summer, 2014. Written by Nilka Martell Completed in 1848, it is the oldest standing bridge in New York. It is the only

by · November 24, 2013 · Features, Local News, Uncategorized

Car Plunges into Freezing Pond Five Young Children Hurt

By Todd Melby MINNEAPOLIS (Reuters) – Five young children were seriously injured after the car they were riding in veered off a rain-slicked highway ramp and slid into a near-freezing pond in the Minneapolis area on Thursday morning, officials said.

by · November 21, 2013 · Domestic News

Skakel Walks For Now

By Richard Weizel STAMFORD, Connecticut (Reuters) – Kennedy cousin Michael Skakel, who spent 11 years in prison for the 1975 murder of a teenage neighbor in Greenwich, Connecticut, walked free on Thursday after a judge granted him

by · November 21, 2013 · Domestic News

BABY HOPE ACCUSED KILLER PLEADS NOT GUILTY

By Curtis Skinner NEW YORK (Reuters) – The accused killer of a small girl dubbed “Baby Hope” whose death was a mystery for more than two decades pleaded not guilty to her murder on Thursday. The child’s body was found […]

by · November 21, 2013 · Local News

An Evening at The Huntington Library

Mike Gupta, Rich Vitacco, Angel Hernandez & Tom Vasti

by · November 21, 2013 · Local News

Pelham Bay Merchants Association’s 1st Annual Winter Wonderland

by · November 20, 2013 · Bulletin Board, Local News

HOPE – Homeless Outreach Population Estimate

On January 27, 2014, the Department of Homeless Services will conduct its annual Homeless Outreach Population Estimate (HOPE). It is a unique opportunity to volunteer and participate in an extraordinary citywide effort.

by · November 20, 2013 · Local News

MAYOR BLOOMBERG SIGNS LEGISLATION TO FORTIFY AND STRENGTHEN BUILDING STANDARDS

Remarks by Mayor Michael R. Bloomberg at a Public Hearing on Local Laws “The next six bills before me today are a product of the Building Resiliency Task Force, an expert panel convened after Hurricane Sandy to outline steps to […]

by · November 19, 2013 · Business, Local News