Friday Mar 7
Harsher smoking laws wanted
FORMER Hawthorn star Trent Croad is embroiled in a bitter court stoush with a former flame over claims he owes her up to $100,000.
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Wed Mar 05, 2014
Press & Sun-Bulletin
Film series, St. Patrick's and more at First Friday
One new venue is KMH Photography for its grand opening with photography and abstract art featuring KMH's artist-in-residence, Roberta Dixon.Visitors can have their photos taken at the First Friday photo booth with this month's theme, St. Paddy's Day.
Law and Order: Former Batavia business owner arrested in Victor
Jason Lang , 30, of Liberty Street, Batavia, is charged with petit larceny, reckless endangerment, unlawful fleeing a police officer and recless driving.
Mon Mar 03, 2014
ALP breaches in preselection brawl
INCREASING the three-and-a-half year minimum jail term of a drug-addicted killer who stabbed a stranger is a "no brainer", court hears.
Sat Mar 01, 2014
Area's voice welcome on mute swans
We have some mute swans in Chautauqua County on Cassadaga Lake, and I have not heard that they are causing any particular problems.
Fri Feb 28, 2014
29 Men Arrested for International Carjacking Ring
February 28, 2014 - New Jersey State Police arrested and charged twenty nine men on February 27, 2014 in the takedown of a major international carjacking and stolen car trafficking ring that stole luxury cars in New Jersey and New York including Nassau County.
Thu Feb 27, 2014
Sly Scott to jazz up Staten Island's acoustic Tavern Concert series on Feb. 28
The Guyon Tavern, loyalist candle-lit bastion of folk music for 20 years now in Historic Richmond Town , will fall for jazz on Friday, Feb. 28. Noted saxophonist and flutist Sylvester "Sly" Scott and bass player James Rokeach will replace the Tavern Concerts Series' usual banjos and washboards that night.
Wed Feb 26, 2014
Farm bill provision boosts bulk apple exports
Saving growers as much as $300 a truckload, a 2014 farm bill provision allows bulk fresh apple shipments to be shipped without an inspection to Canada.
Sun Feb 23, 2014
NY congresswoman calls on IMF to help Ukraine
New York Rep. Carolyn Maloney is calling on the International Monetary Fund to provide loans to help Ukraine's democracy.
Fri Feb 21, 2014
Wall Street Journal
Two Figures Shrouded in Mystery
American art of the late 19th century produced strong figurative images-Winslow Homer's perilous sea rescues, Thomas Eakins's wrestlers, John Singer Sargent's bravado portraits-but there was another, quieter strain epitomized by the art of Thomas Wilmer Dewing .
Press & Sun-Bulletin
Then & Now: Woven coverlets tell story of past
Woven coverlets made in the U.S. pre-Civil War era were used as bed coverings. They were made of wool and cotton on floor looms by hand.
Thu Feb 20, 2014
Wall Street Journal
The Man Who Makes Steampunk
A craftsman turns antiques and cast-offs into custom furniture, clocks and even a mechanical whale-all for practical use Bruce Rosenbaum is co-owner of ModVic, a company that repurposes antiques for practical use including cast iron ovens, office desks and even a mechanical whale.
Victor Mooney, of Brooklyn, plans to row solo across Atlantic
Victor Mooney prepares his rowboat on May 7, 2006 for a transatlantic voyage from Goree Island near Dakar, Senegal, to New York.
Wed Feb 19, 2014
Public Administrator of Bronx County v. 485 East 188th Street Realty Corp., 11297
Third Third-Party Defendant-Appellant: Public Administrator of Bronx County, etc., Plaintiff, 485 East 188th Street Realty Corp., et al., Defendants, 485 East 188th Street Realty Corp., Third-Party Plaintiff-Appellant, Appula Management Corp., Third-Party Defendant-Respondent.
Heather Yakin: Modest fixes for NY courts from chief judge
New York's chief justice, Jonathan Lippman, delivered his annual State of the Judiciary speech last week, once again pushing for reforms for justice in the state.
Tue Feb 18, 2014
De Blasio, taxi drivers at odds over safety plan
Some of the proposals include, lowering the speed limit from 30 to 25, increasing speeding enforcement, and adding more red light and speed cameras.
Mon Feb 17, 2014
Actually, Victorians invented New Man
A recent Magazine article tracked the term New Man to the 1980s, but one reader - Patrick Thomas Morgan - points out here that it goes back much further than that.
Fri Feb 14, 2014
NBC New York
Alleged L.I. Profiling Vics Speak
A 25-year Suffolk County Police Department veteran was arrested Friday, accused of targeting Hispanic drivers in traffic stops, and in some cases stealing from them, authorities announced.
Thu Feb 13, 2014
The Future of Downtown Rochester
"We are working very closely with a very large national movie theater chain to put a ten screen movie complex in, we are working with several food retailers, Tops being one of them and another one from out of town.
Mon Feb 10, 2014
Victor daycare worker pleads guilty to sex abuse
104 IN MONROE, WITH 6-12" IN WAYNE COUNTY. ISOLATED HIGHER AMOUNTS IN EXTREME EASTERN WAYNE COUNTY.