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Saturday Jul 19 | NyackNewsAndViews

Local Arts Index: Marcia Nacht

For over a century, our region has been home to extraordinary artists. Local Arts Index highlights the work of individuals who continue our community's rich creative legacy.

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Related Topix: City University of New York, Pomona, NY, Arts, Sculpting, Painting

Thu Jul 17, 2014

The Brattleboro Reformer

The Great American Songbook Concert to benefit Rotary Club International

The Great American Songbook Concert Series continues at Memorial Hall on Saturday, July 19 beginning at 8 p.m..

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Related Topix: New York, Jazz, City University of New York

Wed Jul 16, 2014

Examiner.com

Jason Mraz launches New York City tour

David Bowie and The Beastie Boys have done it. Now it's Jason Mraz's turn . Beginning this Sept., Mraz will launch a New York City performance tour.

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Related Topix: us Travel, North America Travel, New York City Travel, Travel, Adam Horovitz, Hip-Hop, The Beastie Boys, The Bronx, NY, New York, NY, City University of New York

Tue Jul 15, 2014

Wall Street Journal

Celebrity Baker Sylvia Weinstock on What She Learned From the Suburbs

The cake maven honed her baking and business skills over 30 years in the suburbs-but decided she was happier in the city For nearly 30 years, my husband, Ben, and I lived in the suburbs of New York.

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Related Topix: Tribeca (New York, NY), Queens, NY, New York, NY, City University of New York, Manhattan, NY, Hunter College, Hunter, NY

Sun Jul 13, 2014

Chronicle.com

CUNY's Queens College and Lone Star College System Select New Leaders

Flix V. Matos Rodrguez, president of Hostos Community College of the City University of New York since 2009 and a former secretary of family services in Puerto Rico, was chosen as the next president of CUNY's Queens College.

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Related Topix: City University of New York, Columbia University, University of Chicago, Northwestern University, Pennsylvania State University

New York Daily News

Tom Stathes is the king of old cartoons

He has them stashed in his closet in Queens; he'll be showing some of them July 26 as part of the Animation Block Party, a series at Brooklyn Academy of Music's BAMcinematek program.

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Related Topix: Collecting, Life, Hobbies, City University of New York, School of Visual Arts, Entertainment, Television

Sat Jul 12, 2014

The Brattleboro Reformer

The Great American Songbook Concert to benefit Rotary Club International

The Great American Songbook Concert Series continues at Memorial Hall on Saturday, July 19 beginning at 8 p.m..

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Related Topix: New York, Jazz, City University of New York

Fri Jul 11, 2014

Chattanoogan.com

Walton To Publish Wykoff's Choral Work

Lee University's Dr. John Wykoff has learned that his choral work, titled "Laudemus cum Armonia," will be published by Walton Music.

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Related Topix: Lee University, City University of New York, New York

The Miami Herald

More than just the president

John Quincy Adams is mainly remembered as the sixth president of the United States - and not a terribly distinguished one at that.

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Related Topix: City University of New York

Thu Jul 10, 2014

TMCnet

Queens College Implements ForeScout CounterACT to Protect its Network

Organizations big and small now have networks connecting all of the devices they use to improve how they communicate and collaborate.

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Related Topix: City University of New York

Newswise

Professor to Receive Alton Ochsner Award for Pioneer Work on Smoking and Health

The Ochnser Clinic Foundation recently announced that the 29th annual recipient of the prestigious Alton Ochnser Award is Charles H. Hennekens, M.D., Dr.P.H., the first Sir Richard Doll professor and senior academic advisor to the dean in the Charles E. Schmidt College of Medicine at Florida Atlantic University.

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Related Topix: Smoking, Health, Florida Atlantic University, Lung Cancer, City University of New York

Wed Jul 09, 2014

Newsday

Son of ATF agent shot in pharmacy holdup an NYPD recruit

Slain ATF agent John Capano, far left, is shown in this family photo from his son's graduation from Chaminade High School.

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Related Topix: US News, ATF, Massapequa, NY, Seaford, NY, City University of New York

NorthJersey.com

Teens charged in Teaneck High School 'prank' appear in court

Four teenagers charged in the high school senior prank appeared before a municipal court judge on Wednesday and some of them asked to have their cases put on hold pending a review of the evidence.

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Related Topix: Family, Teenagers, Bergen County, NJ, City University of New York, Teaneck, NJ, Englewood, NJ

Mon Jul 07, 2014

Zmetro.com

The Diploma is the Message: Doug Rushkoff Invents a Master's Program That Matters

As you sit back in your Aeron chair, drinking stale office coffee and letting your eyes swim out of focus in the artificial glow of your MacBook, take a moment to consider where you went wrong.

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Related Topix: Queens, NY, New York, NY, City University of New York

Fri Jul 04, 2014

Breitbart.com

Citizenship, Schmitizenship! On the Fourth of July, Multiculturalists Want to Dilute Your Vote

Here's an interesting headline: "You soon may not need citizenship to vote in the US; just become a New Yorker."

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

Wed Jul 02, 2014

Newswise

Professor Endorses Recent FDA Statements on Use of Aspirin to Prevent a First Heart Attack

Charles H. Hennekens, M.D., Dr.P.H., the first Sir Richard Doll professor and senior academic advisor to the dean in the Charles E. Schmidt College of Medicine at Florida Atlantic University, and David L. DeMets, Ph.D., the first Max Halperin professor of biostatistics and medical informatics at the University of Wisconsin School of Medicine and ... (more)

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Related Topix: Heart Attack, Food and Drug Administration, Florida Atlantic University, Stroke, Medicine, City University of New York

Mon Jun 30, 2014

National Geographic

Fierce, Furry Fishers Are Expanding Their Range-and Bulk

Facing few predators in the northeastern U.S., these cousins of the weasel are back and bigger than ever, a new study finds.

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Related Topix: City University of New York

Philly.com

Eurita McDowell Roachford, 80, teacher, volunteer

Eurita McDowell Roachford, 80, of Willingboro, a former teacher with the Burlington County Special Services School District, died of complications from a stroke Monday, June 23, at Statesman Health and Rehabilitation Center in Levittown, Bucks County.

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Related Topix: Willingboro, NJ, Burlington County, NJ, Education Etc., Hunter College, City University of New York

Fri Jun 27, 2014

BroadwayWorld.com

Music Mountain Presents Benefit Concert Featuring Peter Serkin, The...

Music Mountain, America's oldest continuing summer chamber music festival, continues its 85th anniversary season with a mid-season benefit concert featuring the master pianist Peter Serkin and the acclaimed Orion String Quartet on Sunday, July 19 , performing a distinguished program including Haydn, plus works for piano and strings by Brahms, and ... (more)

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Related Topix: The Quartet, Jazz, Vampire News, Entertainment, New York, Curtis Institute of Music, The Juilliard School, City University of New York

Forward

'Yiddishland' Brings Diverse Group Together for Language and Culture

Mikhl Baran grew up with Yiddish. Now 91, he says of Oshmiany, the town in Lithuania where he was born, "Even the stones spoke Yiddish in our little shtetl."

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Related Topix: African-American, Columbia University, Hopewell Junction, NY, City University of New York, Poland, NY

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