Friday Sep 12
The 1 percent of the 1 percent
I was watching a CNBC stock market show the other day when they brought up the 1 percent/99 percent divide. Ever since the Occupy Wall Street movement began back in 2011, doesn't it seem like the 1 percent have become sort of modern-day villains? So I thought it might be a good time to check in and see how they're doing.
Wed Sep 10, 2014
Something Else! Reviews
'It's a very different place to be': Reinvigorated...
Perhaps the biggest news from last night's appearance by King Crimson at Albany, N.Y., apart from its having followed such a lengthy period away , was the sight of Robert Fripp playing in a spotlight. After all, in his most recent performances dating back to the late 2000s, Fripp rarely acknowledged the audience - typically playing off to the side, well out of sight.
New York Post
De Blasio and Bratton at odds over cop expansion plan
The commissioner's latest observation that New York needs to hire at least 1,000 more cops contrasts with his earlier statements that 35,000 were enough. Those who fault him for flip-flopping have a point, but only up to a point.
Sun Sep 07, 2014
Ray Isaac for Parramatta Pride Picnic
It's been a whirlwind year for Ray Isaac. Following the release of his album Who I Am in April, the singer has been travelling the world, performing at festivals and venues across three continents.
Fri Sep 05, 2014
Sun & Erie County Independent
Boston library gets $1,006
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Thu Sep 04, 2014
App delivers alcohol to your doorstep
Drizly connects consumers to liquor stores willing to deliver in Boston, New York City, Denver, Chicago, Los Angeles and now D.C. App delivers alcohol to your doorstep Drizly connects consumers to liquor stores willing to deliver in Boston, New York City, Denver, Chicago, Los Angeles and now D.C. Check out this story on USATODAY.com: http://usat.ly/1rNUOA3 There's an app for nearly everything, including food orders, banking and transit services. Now, there's one in the District of Columbia that delivers alcohol right to your doorstep beginning Thursday.
Wed Sep 03, 2014
The Jersey Journal
Tropicana announces Sam Adams vs. Brooklyn Brewery Beer Dinner
On September 23, 2014 inside of FIN restaurant at the Tropicana, beer fans will decide the winner of the Boston-New York rivalry, and no not in baseball, but in beer! The Sam Adams vs. Brooklyn Brewery Beer Dinner will include a five-course gourmet dinner prepared by the chefs at FIN and each will be paired with beer from Boston based Samuel Adams ... (more)
Comin' Soon: New Concert Announcements
Sean Rowe's new album, Madman , is slated for release on Tuesday , although you can stream it in advance right here .
Maroon 5 unveils 2015 World Tour dates
PanARMENIAN.Net - In support of their just-released new album "V", Maroon 5 is headlining a world tour scheduled for next year.
Sat Aug 30, 2014
Chicago Metra Rail Stuggles with High Rates of Suicide
Chicago's Metra commuter rail service has a big problem on its hands: Distressed people are resorting to using train tracks to end their lives at a higher rate than in other major cities.
Fri Aug 29, 2014
Q&A: Were Modern Ideas-and the American Revolution-Born on Ships at Sea?
The Hollywood stereotypes of pirates, like Johnny Depp in Pirates of the Caribbean , don't reflect the rich history of who these outlaws really were, says author Marcus Rediker.
Thu Aug 28, 2014
Macka cops awards for 'dye dye'
Dancehall superstar Macka Diamond recently copped two awards in the MIA Awards for the f emale d eejay of the y ear and s ong of the y ear for her breakout hit, 'Dye Dye', marking a very successful year for the artiste.
Boston-based nightclub mobile app Tablelist to launch in San Francisco
Tablelist , a Boston-based mobile app that makes it easy for partygoers to book tables at nightclubs and lounges and then split the bill with friends if they choose to, will launch in San Francisco in September.
Mon Aug 25, 2014
Where Have the 90-Degree Days Gone?
Those of us who wait all winter for those lazy, hazy, hot days of summer have been disappointed this summer as the typical periods of hot, humid weather we normally see across a large portion of the central and eastern U.S. have been hard to find.
Sat Aug 23, 2014
Albany Times Union
Legal help for oil battle
Global Partners in the Port of Albany Wednesday, July 30, 2014, in Albany, N.Y. Albany County is preparing for a possible legal battle against a crude oil terminal at the Port of Albany by hiring a prominent Boston law firm that deals in environmental law.
Fri Aug 22, 2014
Attention, VIPs: The Tablelist app will get you into the top clubs
Tablelist , a platform for booking VIP tables and "bottle service," closed $1.5 million in seed funding in June and, because it was oversubscribed, yesterday extended that round to $2 million total - all to help important people handle some annoying inconveniences.
Food Allergies More Common Among Inner City Kids, Study Finds
Researchers followed 516 inner city children in four U.S. cities - Baltimore, Boston, New York and St. Louis - from birth until age 5 and found that at least 10 percent of them developed an allergy to milk, eggs or peanuts.
Wed Aug 20, 2014
SUCRE coming to Evanston in September
Kicking off September 4 in Houston, the run continues through eastern U.S. markets including Atlanta, Nashville, Washington DC, Boston, New York, Philadelphia, Chicago and more before concluding September 23 in Dallas.
Boston Companies Do the #IceBucketChallenge
Many Bostonians gathered with their workplaces and completed the Ice Bucket Challenge this month.
Sun & Erie County Independent
Locals clean up in Erie County Fair 2014 competitions
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