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  1. A Eulogy For Alan Mintz - A Person In His FullnessRead the original story w/Photo

    May 22, 2017 | Forward

    Editor's Note: The following is a eulogy that was delivered at Alan Mintz's funeral on May 22, 2017. Alan was my friend, my havA r, my colleague, my confidant, my thought-partner, my fellow davener and fellow dreamer.

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  2. A Star of "I Love Dick" Goes to the Museum of SexRead the original story w/Photo

    May 22, 2017 | New Yorker

    "Yes, my deflowering!" Dunne said. Though the sixty-one-year-old actor wore an untucked pin-striped shirt, sported a two-day beard, and carried a cappuccino, embodying the urbane New Yorker, he seemed eager to be amazed.

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  3. The Victorian belief that a train ride could cause instant insanityRead the original story w/Photo

    May 17, 2017 | Brotherhood of Locomotive Engineers and Trainmen

    NEW YORK - As the railway grew more popular in the 1850s and 1860s, trains allowed travelers to move about with unprecedented speed and efficiency, cutting the length of travel time drastically. But according to the more fearful Victorians, these technological achievements came at the considerable cost of mental health.

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  4. Capital City's history feted on Heritage DayRead the original story

    May 16, 2017 | News Tribune

    History was celebrated Tuesday with awards and presentations during the annual Heritage Day, hosted by the city's Historic Preservation Commission and the Historic City of Jefferson. Henry Gensky was presented with the 2017 Gregory Stockard Distinguished Service Award.

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  5. The Cocktail Heatmap: Where to Drink Right Now, May 2017Read the original story w/Photo

    May 11, 2017 | Eater

    Welcome to the Cocktail Heatmap, a guide to the hottest drinking dens of the moment. Here you'll find where to grab a cocktail with green bell pepper, a refreshing version of a bloody mary, and an Old Fashioned with coffee.

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  6. Business owner, Ontario County fight over foreclosureRead the original story

    May 8, 2017 | National Mortgage News

    ... owners have to pay it, said Jack Marren, chairman of the Ontario County Board of Supervisors. Marren, who also is Victor town supervisor, said the county isn't even talking about the issue. The company uses a patented technology to salvage and ...

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  7. Gomez-Arevalo, Conti and Frain win at AJGA Preview golf tournamentRead the original story w/Photo

    May 7, 2017 | Berkshire Eagle

    ... Sudbury, 75-77 152 and Matthew Conti, Walpole 75-77 152; 3. Colin Sutyla, Coventry, R.I. 77-76 153; 4. Alex Zurat, Victor, N.Y. 77-78 155; 5. Jack Simon, Sparta, N.J. 82-74 156; 6. (tie) Thomas Fraser, Lee 79-78 157, Brendan Smith, Sayville, N.Y. ...

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  8. Victorian parlor subject of May family night at History CenterRead the original story

    May 5, 2017 | Grand Island Pennysaver

    To people of the Victorian age, a parlor in the home was a mark of social and financial status. Find out the significance and most-wanted, fashionable contents of this special room at the Niagara History Center's May family night, Tuesday, May 16, from 5:30-7:30 p.m. at the museum, 215 Niagara St., Lockport.

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  9. Stapleton's historic George Bechtel mansion seeks a renterRead the original story w/Photo

    May 4, 2017 | Curbed

    Staten Island is home to many mansions , from contemporary houses to more rustic abodes, but there is perhaps none as grand as the Victorian in the Queen Anne style at 387 Saint Paul's Avenue in Stapleton. Known as the George Betchel mansion, the house dates to 1888 when its namesake, the founder of the island's old Betchel Brewery, commissioned it as a wedding gift to his daughter, Anne.

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  10. Sir Cedric Hardwicke ReflectsRead the original story w/Photo

    May 4, 2017 | WNYC-AM New York

    Sir Cedric Hardwicke in the 1937 Broadway production of The Amazing Dr. Clitterhouse. / Wikimedia Commons ) "What business does an actor have writing a book?" the venerable star of stage and screen asks at this 1961 Book and Authors Luncheon.

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  11. Exploring Staten Island's Alice Austen House, home to a pioneering female photographerRead the original story w/Photo

    May 3, 2017 | Curbed

    Staten Island's North Shore is in the midst of an extensive development overhaul. The St. George Waterfront Redevelopment is aimed at transforming the area into an entertainment and leisure destination, with a fancy hotel, a high-end outlet retail center, and most famously, the New York Wheel, which will have the distinction of being the largest one of its kind in the Western Hemisphere.

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  12. DeSantis' downtown project approvedRead the original story w/Photo

    May 3, 2017 | Gloversville Leader-Herald

    Vincent DeSantis' plan for renovating a downtown building has been approved by the city's planning board, with hopes to have retail businesses in place by the end of the summer. On Tuesday, DeSantis was given the green light for a plan to overhaul the exterior of 31 N. Main St. and convert the first floor from an office into a retail establishment.

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  13. Staten Island's finest architectural gems, mappedRead the original story w/Photo

    May 3, 2017 | Curbed

    For better or worse, many New Yorkers don't generally think of Staten Island as an architectural destination. But the borough is actually home to a rich variety of fascinating buildings, from stately Greek Revival edifices to a haunted Victorian mansion to a Frank Lloyd Wright original .

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  14. Victorian Flatbush's other 'Gone With the Wind' house...Read the original story w/Photo

    May 3, 2017 | The Brooklyn Daily Eagle

    In Brooklyn, the most eminent Victorians are houses. Stand-alone houses more than a century old, made of wood shingles or clapboard or sometimes stucco and painted Easter-egg pastels, cherry red, or vibrant shades of blue.

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  15. Prufrock: In Defense of Billy Joel's White Fans, the Politics of Food, and SolitudeRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 29, 2017 | The Weekly Standard

    In defense of Billy Joel's white fans : "I've been to Billy Joel concerts from Shea Stadium to Frankfurt, and I can confirm that pretty much all of his ticket-buying fans are white. But so what? So are Bruce Springsteen's.

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  16. DeSantis buys 2 city properties, plans renovationsRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 27, 2017 | Gloversville Leader-Herald

    DeSantis, the Third Ward Councilman and a former city court judge, purchased 31 and 33 N. Main St. in October and plans to renovate the buildings. The building, which currently features a white marble front with three small windows near the top of the first floor, will be overhauled.

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  17. Marilyn (Willmott) Grossi ~ April 23, 2017Read the original story w/Photo

    Apr 26, 2017 | Genesee Valley Pennysaver

    ... ty Room. Interment will be held privately. In lieu of flowers memorial contributions may be made to Lollypop Farm, 99 Victor Road, Victor, NY 14450.

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  18. RE/MAX All Pro Marks Move to Downtown St. Charles with Grand Opening CelebrationRead the original story

    Apr 26, 2017 | PR.com

    RE/MAX All Pro marked the debut of its new downtown St. Charles location with a grand opening celebration on April 6. More than 300 guests had the opportunity to explore the brand new 5,800-square-foot office at 505 W. Main St. St. Charles Mayor Raymond Rogina was on hand to help with the ceremonial ribbon cutting at the office, which is located in a newly completed three-story, 10,000-square-foot building with Victorian detailing that blends comfortably with the architectural character of downtown St. Charles. It was developed by MDW Properties, a company headed by RE/MAX All Pro owner Tim Binning and his wife, Laura.

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  19. RE/MAX All Pro Marks Move to Downtown St. Charles With Grand Opening...Read the original story w/Photo

    Apr 26, 2017 | PRWeb

    RE/MAX All Pro marked the debut of its new downtown St. Charles location with a grand opening celebration on April 6. More than 300 guests had the opportunity to explore the brand new 5,800-square-foot office at 505 W. Main St. Cutting ceremonial ribbon were Sharon Spero of the St. Charles Chamber of Commerce, Laura, Spencer and Broker/Owner Tim Binning, and St. Charles Mayor Raymond Rogina.

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  20. Liberty prevails in coverage dispute with AdmiralRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 25, 2017 | Business Insurance

    ... according to court papers in Liberty Insurance Corp. v. Admiral Insurance Co. He filed suit against parties including Victor, New York-based Christa Construction L.L.C., the general contractor in the project, charging negligence in the accident. The ...

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