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Southern District New York Attorney Preet Bharara drops a bombshell

Preet Bharara, the United States Attorney for the Southern District of New York, announced that former New York City Council Member DANIEL HALLORAN was found guilty in federal court of arranging the bribery of New York City Republican leaders to allow New York State Senator Malcolm Smith, a Democrat, to run as a Republican candidate for New York ... (more)


Related Topix: New York, Prison, Queens, NY, New York, NY, Bronx County, NY

Mon Jul 28, 2014

Darrell Fuller convicted of killing Officer Arthur Lopez, Brooklyn dad Raymond Facey on Long Island

A New York City parolee was convicted Monday of a murderous rampage that included shooting a suburban police officer at point-blank range during a traffic stop, fleeing and then executing a carjacking victim moments later.


Related Topix: Violent Crime, Brooklyn, NY, New York, NY

Fri Jul 25, 2014

Floral Park Dispatch

36th Annual Thunderbird Pow-Wow

The 36th annual Thunderbird American Indian Mid-Summer Pow-Wow will be held at the Queens County Farm Museum from Friday, July 25 through Sunday, July 27. It is the longest-running American Indian Pow-Wow and will feature three days of inter-tribal Native American Dance Competitions.


Thu Jul 24, 2014

Room 8

Appliances annodg

In February, GE Appliances announced it was opening a water heater plant at Appliance mulberry outlet Park in Louisville, Ky., the first new plant at the site in more than 50 years.


Related Topix: Brazil, World News,

How to jumpstart tourism on Staten Island

I had the pleasure of talking with George W. Fehling one day last week. You and I know there are many interesting folks on our Island -- "go-getters," we used to call them.


Related Topix: Staten-Island, NY, New York, NY, Queens, NY, Brooklyn, NY, Kings County, NY, Arts, Poetry

Thu Jul 10, 2014

The Yonkers Daily Voice

Yonkers' Westchester Bank Names Morel Deposits Director

Morel brings more than 21 years of experience in branch administration, retirement account and regulatory compliance.


Related Topix: Yonkers, NY

Wed Jul 02, 2014

Free Williamsburg

Ridgewood's Out in the Streets line-up announced - July 26 and 27 at the Onderdonk House

A Place to Bury Strangers, Body Language, Hunters, Cities Aviv and many more will be playing at the historic Onderdonk House : The Vander Ende-Onderdonk House, located in Ridgewood on the border of Queens and Brooklyn, is the oldest Dutch Colonial stone house in New York City.


Related Topix: Ridgewood, NY, Brooklyn, NY, Queens, NY, New York, NY, Kings County, NY

City Limits

AIDS Center of Queens County: Housing Specialist/Case Manager - Bilingual

Description ACQC, a longtime social service agency that assists HIV+ individuals and their families, is seeking a bilingual Housing Specialist/Case Manager in a facility based Transitional Housing Program.


Related Topix: HIV/AIDS, Health