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The Jersey Journal
Concordia Learning Center names new executive director
Concordia Learning Center at St. Joseph's School for the Blind announced that David Feinhals joined the organization Monday as its new executive director.
Fri Aug 15, 2014
Peers, but not peer pressure, key to prescription drug misuse among young adults
Current efforts to prevent prescription drug misuse among young adults need to consider peers - but not peer pressure - according to a Purdue University study.
Caribbean News Now!
Commentary: Transfers in Belize government departments are rampant
By Wellington C. Ramos In Belize, the head of every governmental department has the right to transfer any of the people who work under him or her in the best interests of his or her department.
Stroke researchers link ability to self-administer medication with memory loss
Screening stroke survivors for medication self-administration ability may be a useful approach to identifying memory deficits that contribute to poor outcomes Dr. Barrett is director of Stroke Rehabilitation Research at Kessler Foundation and chief of Neurorehabilitation Program Innovation at Kessler Institute for Rehabilitation.
The New York Observer
On the Market: 'He went to bed angry. [She] stayed up with StreetEasy.'
Good news! Bellevue Hospital will get $117 million in FEMA aid, reimbursing the Health and Hospitals corporation for extensive repairs that were made after 17 million gallons of water flooded the basement, the AP reported, via Crain's .
Thu Aug 14, 2014
Love Story: Patricia and Manuel Alban, Centereach
Manny and I met in 1981 at Hillcrest High School in Jamaica, Queens. We were in the same English class, where students were seated in alphabetical order.
Blogging 'Bout The Band: Playing The Mercury Lounge
Nyack High School graduates Nate and Ben McCarthy, Anders Fleming and the late Jesse Yanko formed their band Regret the Hour before enrolling at Hunter College.
Wed Aug 13, 2014
CLICKBAIT to Begin Previews 9/4 at Access Theater
The Factory has announced that CLICKBAIT, David M deLeon and Esther Ko's co-written and co-directed new low-tech high-tech love story about sex, suicide and cellphones will begin performances on September 4th at the Gallery Space at the Access Theater, 380 Broadway, TriBeCa.
Mon Aug 11, 2014
The Hardball Times
Bringing the Heat
Note: This article is based on research done with Dana Sylvan at Hunter College of the City University of New York and presented at the 2014 Joint Statistical Meetings .
Sun Aug 10, 2014
NY governor garners support at Dominican parade
A tall man dressed all in white marched up a Manhattan avenue, cheered by tens of thousands of people who left no doubt they would re-elect him as their governor.
Sat Aug 09, 2014
Cubism: The Leonard A. Lauder Collection at The Metropolitan Museum of Art will be the most important exhibition of the essential Cubists-Georges Braque , Juan Gris , Fernand Leger , and Pablo Picasso -in more than 30 years.
New York Daily News
Bill de Blasio has a lot to gain should Brooklyn win 2016 DNC
Hosting the political extravaganza would be a priceless opportunity for the freshman mayor to star on the nation's political stage.
Fri Aug 08, 2014
What Happened in New York This Week: 9 Stories You Need to Read
This week a Brooklyn eatery sparked controversy by urging diners to "stop and frisk your appetite," developers struggled to fill cheap luxury apartments, and a mysterious booze-loving stuffed bear graced city streets.
Indian American student to sue New York City
A 19-year-old Indian American student is set to sue the Metropolitan Transportation Authority and New York City for the physical injuries and trauma she suffered while riding a subway train which jumped tracks.
Thu Aug 07, 2014
The Met Museum Presents Cubism: the Leonard a. Lauder Collection, 10/20-2/16
Cubism: The Leonard A. Lauder Collection at The Metropolitan Museum of Art will be the most important exhibition of the essential Cubists-Georges Braque , Juan Gris , Fernand Lger , and Pablo Picasso -in more than 30 years.
Tue Aug 05, 2014
Subways Cause Panic Attacks for Teen Who Was Aboard Derailed F Train: Suit
A Hunter College student who was aboard the F train that derailed in Queens in May plans to sue the MTA, claiming she has been too scared to take the subway since the incident.
Mon Aug 04, 2014
Dances Patrelle to Stage ROMEO & JULIET, 9/11-14
Dances Patrelle presents Romeo & Juliet , a dazzling 25th Anniversary Performance, from September 11-14, 2014 at The Kaye Playhouse at Hunter College, E. 68th Street between Park and Lexington Avenues, NYC.
Caribbean News Now!
Commentary: Why civil servants will always escape justice in Belize
By Wellington C. Ramos The highest ranking legal official in Belize and most countries in the world is the attorney general.
New York Daily News
EXCLUSIVE: Judge nixes claim of racial bias in search for missing woman
The mother of 21-year-old murder victim Romona Moore, a Hunter College student who was abducted, tortured and killed in Brooklyn in 2003, argued the NYPD delayed their search because she was black and not younger than 16. But a federal judge ruled there's no evidence of a widespread racial bias within the NYPD's investigations of missing persons.
Fri Aug 01, 2014
Zoinks! These Dog Treats Double as Tasty Snacks for Humans
Michael Haltenberger has gotten used to strangers staring at him while he eats bacon and egg sandwiches in the morning.