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  1. Non-profits helping NYers turn abandoned lots into gardensRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | New York Daily News

    After signing a lease with the MTA to utilize the space in March, BACDYS teamed up with NYRP through its Gardens for the City program that brought materials and manpower to transform the space into a community garden within three days this past April. Working in a community garden in New York City has never been a bed of roses - but for those not afraid of a little dirt, it's still possible to secure a personal patch of green space.


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    3 hrs ago | City of New York

    New York City has created a dedicated emergency notification office operating out of the Office of Emergency Management . Notify NYC staff work in OEM Watch Command , where they constantly monitor emergency activity in New York City and the metropolitan area.


  3. Heightened terror concerns new Fourth of July normRead the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | WUSA-TV Washington

    Heightened terror concerns new Fourth of July norm The national holiday checklist now routinely adds another staple: terrorist threat alert. Check out this story on WUSA9.com: http://on.wusa9.com/1IBBIEb Along with the weather forecast and airport crowd, the national holiday checklist now routinely adds another staple: terrorist threat alert.


  4. New Yorkers board first flightto Cuba in over 50 yearsRead the original story

    8 hrs ago | Lucianne.com

    Now boarding: New York City's first regular flight to Havana since 1961. JetBlue started round-trip service from JFK Airport to Cuba on Friday - the first major airline to offer a weekly connection from the city since JFK, the president, restricted travel to the Caribbean island more than 50 years ago.


  5. US: A death from measlesRead the original story w/Photo

    12 hrs ago | Crofs Blogs

    Via The New Yorker , Michael Specter writes: A Death from Measles . Click through for the full article and many links.


  6. They Came Together Movie ReviewRead the original story w/Photo

    12 hrs ago | BellaOnline

    Directed by David Wain Written by Michael Showalter and David Wain Release Date: 24 May 2014 Running Time: 83 Minutes Editor's Rating: 3 out of 4 SNL Alums I have a mother who likes movies, so I was raised on my fair share of romantic comedies. They're cute by design, so the most interesting thing to me is that I don't think I've ever seen a bad rom-com, because they all feel the same.


  7. Meet the all-time Wales international leading goalscorer that you've probably never heard ofRead the original story w/Photo

    15 hrs ago | IcNetwork

    Professional futsal player Rico Zulkarnain, 25, has bagged eight goals in 12 games for his country and become Wales' first professional player He is a Welsh international footballer preparing to test his skills against the feared FalcA o and some of the best players in the world - but you've probably never heard of him. Futsal is a variation of football played on a smaller indoor pitch with a ball which is smaller and heavier and with five players on each side.


  8. Plenty claim to be Uncle Sam, but few can prove the lineageRead the original story w/Photo

    17 hrs ago | The Miami Herald

    Mark Goldstein of Colts Neck, N.J., gives a high-five to a performer dressed as Uncle Sam at the Travis Parade in New York, July 4, 2013. Many people may think that Uncle Sam is a fictional character, but genealogical researchers have found direct descendants of Samuel Wilson, the butcher said to be the basis of the American icon.


  9. Take 6,000 strawberries.....Read the original story w/Photo

    21 hrs ago | York Press

    TAKE a small batch of hops, a lot of pale malt, a little wheat and some yeast. Ah yes - and throw in around 6,000 fresh strawberries.


  10. John Samuelsen: Stop vilifying NYC bus driversRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | New York Daily News

    In headlines and commentary, Transportation Alternatives and its close ally, the activist website Streetsblog, have portrayed civil servant bus operators involved in tragic pedestrian accidents as cold-blooded criminals and smeared their many union supporters with slanderous language. - A day after a 15-year-old girl was injured by an MTA bus in a crosswalk accident, Transportation Alternatives Executive Director Paul Steely White wrote to residents in three City Council districts, including the traumatized bus driver.


  11. Why gay hookup billboards more welcome i...Read the original story

    Thursday Jun 4 | Xtra!

    Why are residents in some US cities more likely than others to object to gay sexual imagery? While New Yorkers may embrace Squirt billboards such as this one, some people in Dallas and Miami were less than hospitable. When gay travel writer Michael Luongo noticed an advertisement for the gay hookup site Squirt in his New York City neighbourhood, he welcomed its sexual imagery.


  12. Hit the Town With These Fancy, Frugal and Fun Theatrical Date Night Ideas for Any BudgetRead the original story w/Photo

    23 hrs ago | Playbill

    What better way to spend a staycation than on a date night at the theatre with your loved one, whispering sweet nothings to one another as the lights dim and popping M&Ms into your darling's mouth during intermission. Playbill.com puts together a list of the top spots to visit for a theatrical date night worth writing home about, whatever your budget.


  13. Jonathan Groff, Celia Keenan-Bolger and More Reveal Their Dream NYC StaycationsRead the original story w/Photo

    23 hrs ago | Playbill

    Holiday weekends often find New Yorkers fleeing the city for greener pastures, the concrete jungle offers endless opportunities for exploration and excitement. Playbill.com asked stars of the stage for their favorite New York City spots for staycations.


  14. Plenty will claim to be Uncle Sam, but a few can prove the lineageRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Post-gazette.com

    In parades across the country today, lanky men on stilts sporting red-and-white-striped pants, star-spangled top hats and gray goatees will pretend to be Uncle Sam. In Conway, Ark., James Black would perform that role after he retired as a cattle hauler and bus driver until he died in 2009 at 76. But nobody there ever asked Helen Hauptmann Painter's two sons to play the part of America's folkloric icon.


  15. Long Islanders begin Independence Day weekend at beaches, bars, eateries, historical sitesRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | Newsday

    Gina DeBenedittis, of Farmingdale, along with other diners enjoy some food and drink at Bracco's as they begin the July 4th weekend on Friday, July 3, 2015, in Freeport. Photo Credit: Howard Schnapp Gina DeBenedittis, of Farmingdale, along with other diners enjoy some food and drink at Bracco's as they begin the July 4th weekend on Friday, July 3, 2015, in Freeport.


  16. New York City beefs up security for July 4th weekendRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | 13WHAM

    The New York Police Department is stepping up security throughout the city and encouraging vigilance over the July Fourth weekend as thousands of tourists stream into the city for festivities. NYPD officials said Friday that they plan to assign 7,000 officers to protect large crowds expected for the annual Macy's fireworks show on the East River and to deploy counterterrorism units to detect any potential threats.


  17. VR and Venice - Coming to a Gondola Near You if the Tourism Industry Has Its WayRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | Re/code

    It's long been contended that virtual reality would open new doors for marketing. Find people with VR headsets, the line of thinking goes, and you can make them believe they're in the ad, rather than just passively observing it.


  18. New York, Nu York: The potential of holidaysRead the original story

    Friday | Jerusalem Post

    There are many ways to view holidays. They are celebrations and commemorations; they are occasions to bond with family, friends and community; they are opportunities for education and historical discussion; they are bound up in ritual and observance.


  19. NYPD Steps Up Patrols For Illegal Fireworks Across New York CityRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | CBS Local

    CBS 2 CBS 2 is part of CBS Television Stations, a division of CBS Corp. and one of the largest network-owned station groups in the country. Latest Videos Eye On New York Dining Deals Tony's Table Links [...] WCBS 880 WCBS Newsradio 880 is one of the tri-state's most trusted sources for news and information.


  20. JetBlue Launches Direct Flights From New York to CubaRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | The Curious Capitalist

    JetBlue became the first major U.S. carrier on Friday to launch direct flights between New York City and Havana, Cuba, since the White House eased travel restrictions earlier this year. The weekly charter flights operate between New York's John F. Kennedy Airport and Havana's Jos Mart International Airport, the carrier said in a statement.