This Sept. 11, 2014 photo shows Hunter College President Jennifer J. Raab at the Roosevelt House Public Policy Institute at Hunter College at 47-49 E. 65th St. in New York.
SFGate, Mon, Sep 15 2014 @ 06:56 PM
The House last week quietly cleared a dozen bills renaming post offices, among them 90 Vermilyea Ave. in Inwood, which will become the Corp. Juan Mariel Alcantara Post Office Building. Alcantara died at 22 in Baqubah, Iraq, in 2007.
New York Daily News, Mon, Sep 15 2014 @ 12:41 AM
Nicki Minaj, who has recently dropped her colorful and oddball style for a more natural and sophisticated look, says it's because she's more comfortable in her skin. "I kind of feel now that I look more like my regular old self, like what I look like when I'm at home," she said in an interview Tuesday.
HeraldNet, Fri, Sep 12 2014 @ 03:26 AM
Commuters rejoiced Monday at the reopening of the R line's link between Brooklyn Heights and Lower Manhattan, which has been closed for more than a year due to damage from Hurricane Sandy. as the subway train made its 2-minutes-and-58-seconds trip between the Montague Street station in Brooklyn Heights and the Whitehall Street station near Wall Street.
The Brooklyn Daily Eagle, Mon, Sep 15 2014 @ 04:39 PM
Stacey Fabrikant , a lawyer and art dealer-and a relation of the Fabrikant diamond dealing dynasty-never spoke much with Robert Dankner , a broker at Prime Manhattan, when the two attended high school together at Great Neck North. But when she saw him pictured recently in a real estate publication , Ms.
The New York Observer, Mon, Sep 15 2014 @ 02:37 PM
Fans of the sitcom " Friends " will finally get the chance to sit and have a cup of coffee at Central Perk. The temporary reproduction of the coffee shop will open to the public at 199 Lafayette St., at the corner of Broome Street, in SoHo on Wednesday.
CBS Local, Mon, Sep 15 2014 @ 02:09 PM
It's the final stretch leading into the People's Climate March and it seems like the whole world will be converging on the Big Apple to make a stand for global action on Climate Change. For all kinds of info about what's happening, check out our very own UN Climate Summit diaries, or the latest C.U.A! diary.
Daily Kos, Mon, Sep 15 2014 @ 11:47 AM
The future of the cloud may be underground. In the ongoing quest for more secure locations and lower operating costs, data-center builders are looking at abandoned limestone mines as a potential area of growth.
Crain's New York Business, Mon, Sep 15 2014 @ 10:30 AM