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Nippon in New York: J-COLLABO Fall Fest, craft beer, the Joy of Sake, Akiko Yano

As the summer winds fade to fall colors, the weeks ahead are shaping up with these exciting events, ready to be enjoyed after Labor Day.


Related Topix: New York Government, Akiko, Jazz, World News, Japan, Sake, Drink

4 hrs ago | Lite 98.7

Central New York Remembers 9/11 With Memorials And Ceremonies For September 11, 2014

This year marks the 13th anniversary of the attacks of September 11th. Central New Yorkers will have many opportunities to mark this tragic day in our nation's history.

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Related Topix: York, NY, Events, Newport, NY, Rome, NY

4 hrs ago | Business Journal

Boston celebrity chef Todd English arrested in New York over Labor Day weekend

Todd English, perhaps Boston's most nationally recognized chef and restaurant owner, was arrested in New York's Hamptons over the Labor Day weekend on charges of allegedly driving while intoxicated.


Related Topix: Restaurant Management, Reuters

7 hrs ago | Lancashire Telegraph

Clitheroe artist drew his way back from heartache

It took 30 years for Tony Begolo to rediscover his creative gift. Now he's making up for lost time as an acclaimed artist, as TONY DEWHURST discovered TONY Begolo crouches over a striking portrait of Abraham Lincoln, while the arrow-sharp graphite pencil in his right hand brings his interpretation of a faded 1865 photograph of the assassinated ... (more)


Related Topix: Lancashire County, England, World News, United Kingdom, Lincoln, Documentary Movies, Drama Movies, Biography Movies,

Mon Sep 01, 2014

Deseret News

A visit to Greenwich, the place that hatched Hall of Famer Steve Young

Steve Young's old high school is cut out of a dense wooded area, nestled in an exclusive enclave known for its wealth and celebrity, both things Young has actively shunned during his lifetime.


Related Topix: New York Government, North Yorkshire County, England, World News, East Riding of Yorkshire County, England, United Kingdom


Jeter Portrayed on The New Yorker Magazine Cover

The cover depicts the Yankees captain from behind, tipping his cap as the Stadium's famous frieze wraps around him.


The Wichita Eagle

NY farmers seek solutions to invasive berry pest

A new invasive insect has devastated northeastern berry crops, and growers are working with Cornell University plant experts to develop strategies to fight it.


Related Topix: Entomology, Science, Cornell University, Life, Fruits, Food

Lite 98.7

What is New York State's Most Iconic River?

Unshackle Upstate asked an interesting question on Facebook recently , The Rio Grande River is to Texas as ________________ is to New York? So which New York river do you think is the state's most iconic? North County residents are likely to answer the St. Lawrence .


Related Topix: Rochester, NY, Ontario, NY, Niagara Falls, NY

New York Daily News

New investigation unit ready to enforce Board of Election law

Gov. Cuomo created controversy when he shut down his anti-corruption commissioner earlier this year.


Related Topix: Andrew Cuomo, US Governors


Fitch Teleconf: Bangladesh Assigned Inaugural International Rating by Fitch

HONG KONG/SINGAPORE, August 31 Fitch Ratings has for the first time assigned international ratings to the Bangladesh sovereign and invites market participants to join a teleconference on Bangladesh's rating outlook at 4pm HK/Singapore on Wednesday, 3 September 2014.


Related Topix: Bangladesh, World News, Asia, Czech Republic, Europe, Malaysia,


Death toll from heroin skyrockets in New York City

The number of people who died from unintentional heroin overdoses in New York City last year was the highest in a decade, according to data released last week by the city's Department of Health and Mental Hygiene.


Related Topix: North Yorkshire County, England, World News, East Riding of Yorkshire County, England, United Kingdom, New York Government

Sun Aug 31, 2014

An Old Fashioned Dice Game at New York's Reserve Lounge

I'm a New York-based freelance writer covering travel, food, drink, lifestyle, and culture.


Related Topix: Baked Goods, Life, Food, Bread

Bad weather shuts down concerts, delays flights

Severe thunderstorms across the Northeast on Sunday slowed operations at airports, wreaked havoc at outdoor sporting and musical events in New York and Philadelphia and sent people scurrying from a beach after three men were struck by lightning.


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WTEN-TV Albany

NYPD: Reckless motorbike riding spurs 2 arrests

Police say they put the brakes on a group of dirt bike and ATV riders who were wheeling recklessly along a New York City highway.


WHEC-TV Rochester

Scale will matter for success of New York casinos

Racino revenue is down. Casinos are closing in Atlantic City, while new ones are opening in Maryland and Massachusetts.


Related Topix: Las Vegas, THQ, Video Games, Sullivan County, NY, Cleveland, NY, Andrew Cuomo, US Governors

New York Daily News

Immigrants hope President Obama will end deportations

A town hall dubbed 'New Yorkers for Real Immigration Reform" called on Obama to stop the 'inhumanity' of deportating undocumented immigrants at a rate of 1,100 a day Protesters angry with President Obama's immigration policy marched to the U.S. Immigrations and Customs Enforcement office in Phoenix, Ariz.


Related Topix: Immigration Reform, North Yorkshire County, England, World News, East Riding of Yorkshire County, England, United Kingdom, US News, Illegal Immigration, City University of New York, Baruch College

New York

Union chief mobilizes nurses to fight hospitals

New York's biggest nurses union last week won a round in its fight to protect jobs at failing hospitals when a court temporarily stopped the state from transferring emergency services at Long Island College Hospital.


Related Topix: Hospital Administration, Long Island College Hospital, Healthcare Industry, Medicine, North Yorkshire County, England, World News, East Riding of Yorkshire County, England, United Kingdom

Sat Aug 30, 2014

Rochester Democrat and Chronicle

Discovering New York at a slower pace

Discovering New York at a slower pace I wasn't able to travel this summer . Check out this story on Stop! Have you been to Avon lately? A sign points the way at the intersection of the Genesee Valley Greenway and the Erie Attica Trail.


Related Topix: York, NY, Avon, NY, Attica, NY, Victor, NY, Piffard, NY

Daily Herald

Women struggle to break into construction trades

Janice Moreno graduated from college with a degree in English literature, but never landed a job paying more than $12 an hour.


New Yorker

How I Came to New York

This being a holiday weekend, I beg your forgiveness for skipping the daily news grind and indulging in a bit of memoir.


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