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Lower Township Gazette
In Another Time
In the summer, pizza is sold on nearly every block on that two-and-one-half-mile boardwalk, along with salt water taffy, fudge and funnel cake.
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Mon Mar 03, 2014
Lin-Manuel Miranda's the Hamilton Mixtape Gets Spring Workshop at the Public Theater
According to an Equity casting notice, THE HAMILTON MIXTAPE, a new musical by Tony winner Lin-Manuel Miranda , will get a New York City workshop this spring.
Thu Feb 27, 2014
Same-sex marriages mark milestone in village
Organizers screened a 19-minute documentary, "I Now Pronounce You Husband and Husband," by a former Vassar College student, Stephanie Donnelly.
The Jewish News Weekly
Jewish institutions struggle over decisions to host speakers who are critical of Israel
That's the question at the center of a flurry of recent controversies involving Jewish museums, an Orthodox high school and Hillel chapters on college campuses.
The Jewish News Weekly
Cal alums' letter calls for an 'open' Berkeley Hillel
Swarthmore College in Pennsylvania was first. Then came Vassar College in New York.
Wed Feb 26, 2014
Biden stepping up role in promoting health law
Vice President Joe Biden leads a session with members of the Cabinet and college presidents as part of the White House Task Force to Protect Students from Sexual Assault, Wednesday, Feb. 26, 2014, in the Old Executive Office Building on the White House campus in Washington.
Spiral Galaxies Are the Ugly Ducklings of the Universe
The shape of the Milky Way galaxy, our solar system's home, may look a bit like a snail, but spiral galaxies haven't always had this structure, scientists say.
Sun Feb 23, 2014
Out There: Program helps curb flooding
The warmer temperatures that came at the end of last week were a reminder of two things.
New Media Journal
Obama Silences Complaining Employers with IRS
Betsy McCaughey, PhD, is a constitutional scholar with a PhD from Columbia University, a patient advocate and health policy expert, and a former Lt.
Sat Feb 22, 2014
Christmas comes early to veterans at Castle Point
Christmas came early for veterans at Castle Point today. Scores of volunteers, many from Vassar College, sung Christmas carols and delivered presents to veterans living at the Castle Point Campus of the VA Hudson Valley Health Care System during the fourth annual Christmas in February celebration.
Fri Feb 21, 2014
America's Oldest Wines
America may be a young country and our wine industry even younger, but there are old vineyards that produce seriously delicious wine.
Thu Feb 20, 2014
Berkeley Hillel Urged To Go 'Open' on Israel by Alumni
Alumni of UC Berkeley have written an open letter urging Berkeley Hillel to become the latest campus group to join the Open Hillel movement and reject the umbrella group's pro-Israel guidelines.
The Jersey Journal
Jamshed Bharucha to speak at Union County College's Cranford campus, Feb. 25
Dr. Jamshed Bharucha will present, "Music and the Brain" at Union County College on Feb. 25. His lecture will begin at 12:30 p.m., in the Roy Smith Theater on the College's Cranford campus.
Wed Feb 19, 2014
The Times of Israel
Spurning rules, Vassar Jewish Union joins 'open Hillel' movement
The Jewish Union at Vassar College, a liberal arts college in Poughkeepsie, New York, became the second Hillel-affiliated campus organization in the US to call itself an "open Hillel" on Tuesday.
Tue Feb 18, 2014
Tickets to O'Neill's 14th Annual Monte Cristo Awards Gala Honoring Meryl Streep Now On Sale
The Eugene O'Neill Theater Center announced that tickets are publicly available for the 14th Annual Monte Cristo Award, honoring Meryl Streep .
Mon Feb 17, 2014
Cuba Gooding Jr., Vassar College and Poughkeepsie vets come together in new documentary
A documentary about the contributions of black soldiers in Germany during and after World War II, inspired by a book co-written by a Vassar College professor, will premiere tonight on the Smithsonian Channel.
Sat Feb 15, 2014
The Journal News
Donations to region's colleges up in 2013
Several colleges in the Hudson Valley saw significant increases in charitable donations in the academic year that ended in June 2013, according to an annual survey by the Council for Aid to Education.
Beat and Repeat
Credit Suisse financial advisor Nicole Primack has built a thriving practice with a routine of discipline and conviction.
Thu Feb 13, 2014
Picturing Public and Private in Mali
Malian photographer Malick SidibA©'s career-run of work, Malick SidibA©: Chemises , now on view at the Frances Lehman Loeb Art Center at Vassar College, is an intimate and inviting affair.