Friday Aug 29
Greenwich Library Appoints New Deputy Director
Greenwich Library has announced the appointment of Joseph Williams as its new Deputy Director.
Thu Aug 28, 2014
Blue Bulls side to face WP
Flyhalf Joshua Stander could earn a first senior start for the Vodacom Blue Bulls in the 2014 Absa Currie Cup when the home team face DHL Western Province at Loftus Versfeld on Saturday.
Urban doomsday preppers not your stereotypical paranoid white survivalists
If you were to picture a doomsday prepper living in New York City , how would you describe them? If you're thinking bunker-building isolationists with conservative or anti-government sentiments, a religious end-times outlook, a secret arsenal of weaponry, and a massive cache of food -- well, you would be incorrect.
Wed Aug 27, 2014
New York Daily News
Labor Day parade to feature non-union workers for first time
For the first time in its 132-year history, the Sept. 6 parade will feature non-union workers marching alongside their union counterparts .
Mon Aug 25, 2014
Rating colleges on a what theya re doing for the countrya
Tired of seeing the usual suspects - Harvard, Yale, Stanford, etc - head the college rankings? Here's a new list based "on what they are doing for the country - on whether they're improving social mobility, producing research, and promoting public service."
Items in a Bug Out Pack
While the stereotypical survivalist may be stockpiling hundreds of pounds of food and ammunition in their homes, city-dwelling survivalists, called urban preppers, focus on getting out of the city to safety, said Anna Maria Bounds, a sociologist at Queens College, City University of New York.
Facts and Myths About Calcium and Vitamin D Supplements
Calcium and vitamin D are essential to keeping bones strong, dense and healthy as we age, as well as preventing bone loss, osteporosis, and skeletal fractures.
Yiddish Writers Murdered By Stalin Honored
The August 12, 1952 murder of Soviet Yiddish writers was commemorated at this year's August 12 memorial held at the Center for Jewish History.
Escape from New York: City Dwellers Prep for Doomsday
If you're like most New Yorkers, you probably have no idea. But a small group of folks in the city are gearing up for the next doomsday scenario by prepping survival gear, planning escape routes, and training to get out of New York City - even by inflatable kayak if necessary.
Tue Aug 19, 2014
Hellenic News of America
Viewpoint: The 2011 Athanasiades Cultural Foundation Scholarships
"We can not always build the future for our youth, but we can build our youth for the future," said President Franklin D. Roosevelt, who saved America from the Great Depression.
Mon Aug 18, 2014
Through the Wire with MoAkTV: Producers of Love & Long Island
VH1's Love & Hip Hop , an American reality television series, is so influential in urban America that it inspired Denzel Mooney, an intern at Eagle Rock Entertainment/Universal Music Group, and Enomfon Akpanuko, to create a derivative called Love & Long Island-dedicated to Long Islanders.
Fri Aug 15, 2014
Anxiety associated with ulcer risk
A new study in General Hospital Psychiatry finds evidence of a relationship between anxiety disorders and the prevalence and incidence of ulcer over a 10-year period in a sample of U.S. adults.
Thu Aug 14, 2014
Eastern Daily Press
Photo gallery: Waveney Valley results day
Picture: David Lennard It was a day of celebration for hundreds of A-level students across the Waveney Valley today as they took one last trip back to school to collect their results.
Sat Aug 09, 2014
All About Jazz
Yoojin Park: West End
The story of the classically-oriented child prodigy catching the jazz bug is far from new.
Wed Aug 06, 2014
Sag Harbor Online
After managing a budget of just under $100 million, a staff of about 900 and seven separate school buildings, school business official Jennifer Buscemi is grateful to be coming to Sag Harbor.