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6 hrs ago | New York

Is Cuomo's lead insurmountable?

Gov. Andrew Cuomo continues to lead his little-known Republican challenger Rob Astorino by a wide margin, according to a poll by Siena College released Monday.


Related Topix: US News, Andrew Cuomo, US Governors, Siena College, US Politics, US House of Representatives, Anthony Weiner, Democrat, Hunter College

10 hrs ago | Huntington News

OP-ED: Why Are Campus Administrators Making So Much Money?

Americans committed to better living for bosses can take heart at the fact that college and university administrators-unlike their faculty and students -are thriving.


Related Topix: University of Chicago, Ohio State University, Vanderbilt University, Opinion

14 hrs ago |

NYPD Commissioner Bratton, 'broken windows' policy come under fire during City Hall rally after Eric Garner's death (with photos)

A small group of activists gathered near City Hall on Monday to call for the resignation of NYPD Commissioner William Bratton, a federal investigation into what they called the Police Department's "culture of brutality," and an abrupt end to the policing policy known as "Broken Windows."


Related Topix: New York, Brooklyn College

15 hrs ago | Berkshire Eagle

Stockbridge: Hopper biographer to talk about the artist

Gail Levin, the acknowledged authority on American realist painter Edward Hopper, will present a talk about the artist at 5:30 p.m. Thursday, July 24, at the Norman Rockwell Museum.


Related Topix: Baruch College

19 hrs ago | New York

The city job that nobody wanted

More than six months after he took office - and hours before departing for a 10-day family vacation in Italy - Mayor Bill de Blasio stepped to the microphones in City Hall on the afternoon of July 17 to announce he had filled the last major vacancy in city government.


Related Topix: Hunter College, New York

Yesterday | New York Daily News

Immigrant kids are free to attend NYC public schools

PS 114 4th graders raise hands to answer question by teacher Claire Smith,In the gifted children student program,Brooklyn.


Related Topix: Family, Kids, Immigration Reform, Education Etc.

Sun Jul 20, 2014

KURB-FM Little Rock

English Professor Gives Taylor Swift's "Wall Street Journal" Op-Ed a B-Minus

Taylor Swift made waves not long ago by penning an op-ed piece for the Wall Street Journal about the future of the music business.


Sat Jul 19, 2014

Pi Lambda Phi Fraternity


Herbert Kaus was initiated into the then Gamma Chapter of Pi Lambda Phi at the City College of New York in 1897.


Related Topix: Student Society, Pi Lambda Phi, Sororities, Lambda Phi, Fraternities, City College of New York, Gamma Beta, New York University


Local Arts Index: Marcia Nacht

For over a century, our region has been home to extraordinary artists. Local Arts Index highlights the work of individuals who continue our community's rich creative legacy.


Related Topix: Queens College, Pomona, NY, Arts, Sculpting, Painting

Fri Jul 18, 2014

Only 5 percent of graduating class attends Curtis commencement do-over

Just 27 members of Curtis High School's 485-student graduating class came out for Friday morning's brief commencement do-over at the Petrides School auditorium in Sunnyside.


Related Topix: Staten-Island, NY, New York, NY, College of Staten Island

New Calvary Christian principal to put emphasis on math

ROBIN TRIMARCHI/rtrimarchi@ledger-enquirer.comRandolph Prudent, a native of Haiti, is the new principal for Calvary Christian High School.


Related Topix: Education Etc., Brooklyn, NY, New York, NY, City College of New York

Tickets Now On Sale for Sitting Shiva at FringeNYC

As one of the largest theatrical events in the world, The New York International Fringe Festival boasts an impressive roster of world premieres yearly.


Related Topix: us Travel, North America Travel, Los Angeles Travel, Travel, Krebs, OK, Baruch College

The New York Observer

Bill de Blasio Appoints Buildings Commissioner

Mr. de Blasio announced that he was making Hunter College's assistant vice president of facilities Rick Chandler commissioner of the Buildings Department, civil rights attorney Richard Emery the new chair of the Civilian Complaint Review Board and former judge Carmen Beauchamp Ciparick and former New York Appellate justice Barry Cozier the chair ... (more)


Related Topix: Hunter College, New York, North Yorkshire County, England, World News, East Riding of Yorkshire County, England, United Kingdom, New York Government, Hurricane, Weather, Hurricane Sandy

Thu Jul 17, 2014

The Bennington Banner

Brazilian jazz concert on Saturday in Wilmington

The Great American Songbook Concert Series continues at Memorial Hall in Wilmington on Saturday, July 19, beginning at 8 p.m. The monthly series began last month to call attention to and aid charitable organizations in and around the Deerfield Valley.


Related Topix: Jazz, New York, Queens College

Communications Workers of America

CWAer's Daughter Lifts Torch to Light the Way

For Tamara Robinson, life as a labor activist started early. Born and raised in a union household, she remembers standing on a CWA picket line with her father and other telephone workers in 1989.


Related Topix: Activism

The New York Observer

On the Market: Will Astoria Cove Erode One of the Last Bastions of Affordability?

The city plans to sell a parking lot in Flushing or $1, according to Crain's , using the bargain basement price to lure a developer with a good affordable housing proposal.


Related Topix: Hunter College

Staten Island Survivors: Liver transplant brings new life and new fight to 24-year-old Matt Rosiello

It's the day the Huguenot resident received a new liver - just 17 days before his 22 birthday on July 24. It is a matching set with his Matt's Biliary Atresia Fighters - the congenital liver condition that began his life "in combat" - against liver disease.


Related Topix: Staten-Island, NY, New York, NY, Huguenot, NY, Biliary Atresia, Health, College of Staten Island, Cleveland, NY

Inside Out: Staten Island's amazing Grace Iarrobino turns 100 surrounded by family and friends (photos)

As the age of longevity becomes more commonplace with each decade that passes, it's not unusual to bear witness to seniors achieving century status.


Related Topix: Staten-Island, NY, New York, NY, Ozone-Park, NY, Queens, NY, South-Ozone-Park, NY, Howard-Beach, NY, Hunter College

Crain's New York Business

Morning 10: LIRR talks resume | Buildings commissioner | Council speaker lobbying

The tone of negotiations between the Metropolitan Transportation Authority and unions representing Long Island Rail Road workers seems to have shifted since talks resumed Wednesday .


Related Topix: New York, Crown Heights, NY, Hunter College, Queens, NY, New York, NY

Floral Park Dispatch

New Teacher At My First School

My First School welcomes Becky Kane to lead the newest "Two Time! Gradual Separation" class.


Related Topix: Fordham University, Hunter College, Floral Park, NY