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17 hrs ago |

Four Lessons Philadelphia Can Learn from The Simpsons

I'm not proud of it, but I spent most of my weekend with The Simpsons. At best, I'm a casual fan, but on a rainy Saturday, FXX's 24-hour, 552-episode Simpsons marathon proved to be a pretty seductive mix of cozy nostalgia, surprisingly timeless writing, and non-judgmental hangover company.


21 hrs ago | Albany Times Union

Former FBI director Freeh injured in car crash

In this Nov. 21, 2011 file photo, former FBI director Louis Freeh, speaks during a news conference in Philadelphia.


Mon Aug 25, 2014

Psychology Today


Hyper. I remember first hearing myself described that way by a girl I went out with when I was a junior in college in Philadelphia.


Fri Aug 22, 2014

Business Journal

Albany convention center authority approves SMG management contract

SMG was awarded a 6-year contract to manage the new $66.5 million Convention Center Authority that will be constructed in downtown Albany, New York.


The Brooklyn Daily Eagle

Green-Wood, Brooklyn Historical Society to unveil Battle of Brooklyn map

An illustrated Revolutionary War map used in battle by Lieutenant-General Hugh Percy will be unveiled at Green-Wood Cemetery on Aug. 24. On Aug. 27 the map will travel to the Brooklyn Historical Society, where it will remain on view through February 2015.


Wed Aug 20, 2014

Strut your mutt and other pet fun: Allison Dougherty

This is one of the best parts of living where we live: It's very easy to get out of here.


National Review Online

Michael Tanner: Less Welfare, More Charity

Initially, he responded by providing the homeless with free meals, but he soon found that his generosity was doing nothing to help beneficiaries to improve their situation.


Tue Aug 19, 2014

The Real Deal

New York remains a mecca for all-cash home purchases

With 48.8 percent of transactions closing in cash, the Empire State came in just behind Michigan and slightly ahead of Nevada, according to RealtyTrac report cited by the Atlantic's CityLab.


Mon Aug 18, 2014

North Country Now

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A dedication ceremony for a 160-year-old one-room schoolhouse that was moved more than 50 miles to Madrid will be held Aug. 30. Schoolhouse #12 was donated by Indian River Central School near Philadelphia, NY to the St. Lawrence Power and Equipment Museum in Madrid in 2010, and moved to Madrid in 2011.


Albany Times Union

Pope OKs protecting Iraq minorities, wants Un Ok

Displaced Iraqis from the Yazidi community walk on the Delal bridge in Zakho, 300 miles northwest of Baghdad, Iraq, Friday, Aug. 15, 2014.



Pope confirms hopes for 3-city US trip in 2015

Pope Francis has confirmed he wants to go to the United States next year and is considering a three-city trip in September 2015: Philadelphia for a family rally, Washington to address Congress and New York to speak at the United Nations.


Business Journal

Albany-area hotel pioneer John Desmond dies

John Desmond, a pioneer in the Albany, New York region's hospitality industry, built a Colonial-era inspired hotel and banquet facility that bears his name 40 years after opening.


Sun Aug 17, 2014

13 things to know about historic New Dorp on Staten Island's East Shore

This East Shore neighborhood, an old town by any historical measure, was the site of colonial settlement as early as the 1670s.


Sat Aug 16, 2014

Watertown Daily Times

Philadelphia woman accused of shoplifting

State police charged a Philadelphia woman with petit larceny after she allegedly took items from the Walmart Supercenter, Route 11, LeRay.


Fri Aug 15, 2014

Times Herald-Record

Sugar Loaf Center ready to reopen

Last-minute preparations were underway at the Sugar Loaf Performing Arts Center Friday as it gets ready to open under new management with a slew of shows lined up for the fall.


RSL Sopabox

MLS Power Ranking Averages Week 22 - Portland makes a big move

Wk 22 Power Ranking Avg's from 9 sites. Includes High / Low and overall season totals.


Thu Aug 14, 2014

Will the Democrats choose Brooklyn for 2016 convention?

Is anybody surprised that Mayor Bill de Blasio is the No. 1 booster of holding the 2016 Democratic National Convention in Brooklyn? After all, it's his home borough.



Uncapped Concert Series Returns Aug. 19 With Run The Jewels and Jeremih

For the past three years, vitaminwater and The Fader's Uncapped concert series has been creating one-of-a-kind musical moments in intimate settings, from Frank Ocean and Bon Iver playing a New York City synagogue in 2012 to Solange performing at a laundromat in 2013.


Wed Aug 13, 2014

New York Post

Censusgate throws light on political - Right'

Robert Groves, Director of the US Census Bureau, discusses the first results of the 2010 Census during a December '10 news conference.


Business Journal

Metro acquires Philadelphia City Paper

A little more than a week after rumors surfaced , the Metro U.S. chain of free daily newspapers, said it has bought alternative free weekly Philadelphia City Paper from the Rock family.



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