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Mayoral Candidates On The Trail Ahead Of NY1 Debate
All seven Democratic candidates for mayor were out on the campaign trail today, racking up endorsements and touting their plans to win City Hall, as they prepare to appear on NY1 for a televised debate about Latino issues Wednesday.
Sat Jun 15, 2013
Some remarkable people just fly beneath the radar, quietly and steadily doing a job and being there in service to others.
Fri Jun 14, 2013
The Daily Beast
Kenzo Tribouillard/AFP/Getty - We Are Story-Linked'Colum McCann sits...
Colum McCann sits down with his former student, Phil Klay, to talk about his new novel, TransAtlantic , writing about war and peace, his new charity, Narrative4-and getting a pint.
Thu Jun 13, 2013
Caribbean News Now!
Commentary: Belizeans abroad demand full citizenship rights in their homeland
By Wellington C. Ramos When the government of Belize started the debate to educate Belizeans throughout the country on the referendum initiative to take the Belize-Guatemala territorial dispute to the International Court of Justice , many Belizeans in the United States and Belize became insecure about their current citizenship status.
Hip hop was my salvation
You'd probably expect Yoko Ono's Meltdown festival, opening tomorrow, to be filled with avant-garde jazz musicians, performance artists and arty punk acts - and you'd be right.
Wed Jun 12, 2013
Harlem School of the Arts' Dance Concert Closes Out the Year Tonight
Celebrate Harlem School of the Arts Dance students as they take the stage in their final performance of the year at The Kaye Playhouse at Hunter College tonight, June 13, 2013 at 7pm.
Tue Jun 11, 2013
Metropolitan Opera Guild to Honor Rise Stevens, 9/18
In the first public event of its 2013-14 season, the Metropolitan Opera Guild will pay tribute to one of the 20th century's great singing legends, Ris Stevens, who died in March at the age of 99, and whose centennial falls today, June 11. Hosted by Frederica von Stade , "Ris: A Celebration of Ris Stevens" will take place in New York City's Kaye ... (more)
Mon Jun 10, 2013
The L Magazine
Novelist Matthew Aaron Goodman: Don't Call Me a Writer
Matthew Aaron Goodman's debut novel Hold Love Strong was published in 2010; he's also a professor at Hunter College and the coordinator of the New York Juvenile Justice Initiative, which advocates for reform of the youth-court system.
Sat Jun 08, 2013
Harlem School of the Arts' Dance Concert to Close Out the Year, 6/13
Celebrate Harlem School of the Arts Dance students as they take the stage in their final performance of the year at The Kaye Playhouse at Hunter College on Thursday, June 13, 2013 at 7pm.
Fri Jun 07, 2013
Township Woman Receives Major Mental Health Award Tonight
Susan Rogers of Haddon Township will receive the highest award from Mental Health America at its awards banquet tonight, June 7. The association will present Rogers with the Clifford W. Beers Award for leadership and service at its awards banquet in National Harbor, MD.
New Rochelle Talk
New Rochelle School District Selects Two New Principals, Barnard and New Rochelle High School
The City School District of New Rochelle is happy to report the selection of candidates to fill the position of principal at the district's New Rochelle High School and Barnard Early Childhood Center, representing both the oldest and youngest students who are educated in the City School District of New Rochelle.
Wed Jun 05, 2013
Accountant's estate lists Boynton Beach 4BD
The estate of Lillian Rose Somach has listed for sale a four-bedroom, 5.5-bath home at 18 Island Drive in Boynton Beach for $799,000.
The New Rochelle Daily Voice
New Principals Announced For New Rochelle High And Barnard Center
Reginald Richardson will be the new high school principal, and Joanna Genovese will be the new principal at Barnard Early Childhood Center .
Leon Cooperman: There Are Lots Of Horses' Asses To Bet Against
"My dad would tell me there are more horses' asses than there are horses," says billionaire hedge fund manager Cooperman, 70. It's the kind of advice that frames the skeptical "go against the crowd" mind of value investors like Cooperman.
The Times of Israel
Freedom from the bonds of unholy matrimony
In 1995, Fraidy Reiss, then 19, an ultra-Orthodox Jewish girl from Brooklyn, NY, was married through a matchmaker to a man she hardly knew.
Tue Jun 04, 2013
Caribbean News Now!
Commentary: Belizeans should be allowed to vote and be given all the rights of full citizenship
By Wellington C. Ramos When Belize became an independent country on September 21, 1981, all citizens of Belize who were not living in Belize lost their citizenship under the People's United Party.
American Legion Magazine
WWII veteran serves country through commemorating family, other servicemembers
After my six weeks training at Hunter College in Bronx, N.Y., I was assigned to U.S. Navy Communications in Washington, D.C., through WAVES.
Sun Jun 02, 2013
Wall Street Journal
City Seeking to Attract Gay, Lesbian Foster Parents
New York City is launching a campaign to recruit gay and lesbian foster parents, part of a major push to expand the kinds of families who consider fostering and to find more welcoming homes for children who identify as lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender or queer.
Hottest Articles on BWWVisual ArtsWorld.com from 5/26/2013 - 6/2/2013
Below are BWWVisual ArtsWorld.com's most popular articles from 5/26/2013 - 6/2/2013. Catch up below on anything that you might have missed from the past week! Sarah Jessica Parker and Zac Posen Present Teen Winners of Scholastic Art & Writing Awards at Carnegie Hall Tonight by BWW News Desk - May 31, 2013 Tonight, May 31 at Carnegie Hall , actress ... (more)
Fri May 31, 2013
Collision of national, NYC immigration bills could add thousands to voter rolls
A controversial proposal in New York City to give voting rights to hundreds of thousands of non-citizen immigrants could make them into a key vote in America's largest city.