6 hrs ago
The plan was to open a restaurant or a bar. It would be Italian, it would have some of the same food that his grandmother served at her little place in Queens - good in the way native New Yorkers could appreciate.
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11 hrs ago
The Village Voice
The Clam's Mike Price: Why Restaurants Celebrating One...
New York has seen a slew of single-item restaurants open in the past few years, but perhaps none as refined as The Clam , a West Village spot that celebrates its namesake shellfish in a sleek dining room rather than the fast casual digs normally devoted to this type of concept.
13 hrs ago
Woman's 90-Pound Mucus-Filled Tumor Surgically Removed
A woman who complained of a rapidly-expanding waistline was surprised to find an unusual cause: an 88-pound mucus-filled tumor A woman who complained of a rapidly expanding waistline was surprised to discover an unusual cause of her girth: an 88-lb., mucus-filled ovarian tumor.
14 hrs ago
Healthy Baby Girl Born After Rare Abdominal Pregnancy
A pregnant woman with a stomach ache turned out to have a serious pregnancy complication that was missed during her previous ultrasound exams: The woman's 32-week-old fetus was growing within her abdomen, outside her uterus, according to a new report of her case.
Fri Mar 07, 2014
Paul Canales' Spanish fideos
Chef Paul Canales serves up tapas and large plates family style at Duende, his restaurant in Oakland.
Pretty plating can improve likability of foods
They tested the same meals presented differently to diners in a fine restaurant, and the foods seemed to taste better to participants when arranged in a creative pattern.
Free Birth Control Has Little Effect on Women's Sexual Behavior, Study Suggests
Offering free contraception to women and teenage girls does not cause them to increase their risky sexual behavior over time, a new study suggests.
Wed Mar 05, 2014
US News & World Report
Moving Out of Poor Neighborhood May Disrupt Boys' Mental Health: Study
Boys, but not girls, tend to suffer more from depression and conduct disorder after moving from a poor neighborhood to a better one, a new study says.
Tue Mar 04, 2014
The Village Voice
Why JBF Award Winner Nate Appleman Has Never Looked Back From Chipotle
Nate Appleman was bent on becoming a chef from an early age, and so after high school, he packed his knives off to the Culinary Institute of America at Hyde Park to learn the craft.
Thu Feb 27, 2014
Mid-Hudson briefs: Student arrested after bomb threat; GOP selecting...
Lt. Robert Benson said Hyde Park police were notified about 3:23 p.m. Wednesday that someone had written, in pen, on a boy's bathroom wall, that there was a bomb in the school and it would detonate prior to an assembly program set for 6 p.m. The suspect, a Town of Poughkeepsie resident, was identified through video camera footage and taken into ... (more)
FDR High School student charged with felony in connection with bomb threat
The 17-year-old Franklin D. Roosevelt High School student who police said confessed to writing a fictitious bomb threat on school bathroom wall has been charged with a felony.
Joan Morris Reilly: Medical advances many against infectious diseases
A wheelchair-bound President Franklin Roosevelt holds his black Scottie Fala while talking to Ruthie Bie, granddaughter of the caretakers of the Hill Top Cottage at his Hyde Park, N.Y., home in February 1941.
Mon Feb 24, 2014
Greenway awards $5,000 for Marlborough update
The Hudson River Valley Greenway recently awarded the Town of Marlborough a $5,000 Greenway Communities Grant for a comprehensive plan update.
Sun Feb 23, 2014
Engagements: Alexandra Ferretti & Daniel Halas
Dan proposed to Allie under the Taughannock Falls in Ithaca, New York, asking her to be his wife and to start a new journey together.
Sheriff: Driver arrested with 20 suspensions, 11 dates
A Poughkeepsie man was arrested for speeding after authorities determined he was driving with 20 active suspensions from three counties and 11 different dates.
Towns briefs: Work will disrupt Hyde Park water service Monday, more
The disruption will start at 8 a.m. Monday and end around 3 p.m. Customers on Route 9 between the Roosevelt Estate and St. Andrews Road including Farm Lane, Red Barn Road, Apple Tree Drive and Kessler Drive will experience an outage.
Poughkeepsie will resume more frequent water tests
Beginning this spring, the City of Poughkeepsie will resume a more rigorous testing regimen of its water supply to avoid the bacterial contamination that forced residents to boil water for several days last summer.
Thu Feb 20, 2014
A Little Weight Loss May Ease Sleep Apnea
Finnish researchers said losing as little as 5 percent of body weight seems to lead to significant improvement in the condition - in which breathing pauses frequently while people are asleep, resulting in disrupted sleep and daytime fatigue.
Wed Feb 19, 2014
Hyde Park water service to be interrupted
HYDE PARK - There will be a service interruption Monday for some customers in the Hyde Park Water Service Area.