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The Advocate
26 Dead (Or Dying) Gay Bars in NYC, L.A., S.F.Cities around the country, and globe, have seen many of their most beloved gay
26 Dead (Or Dying) Gay Bars in NYC, L.A., S.F.
The Advocate / Posted 4 days ago
Cities around the country, and globe, have seen many of their most beloved gay and lesbian watering holes close down — often after the area's queer population diffuses or the owner simply gets priced out. While many of these bars and clubs were a bit... Read more
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Gawker
New York City Council Stands up to Mayor de Blasio Over His Silly Horse BillCiting a “person familiar with the matter,” the Journal notes that the Teamster
New York City Council Stands up to Mayor de Blasio Over His Silly Horse Bill
Gawker / Posted 5 days ago
Citing a “person familiar with the matter,” the Journal notes that the Teamsters, the union representing carriage drivers, pulled out of the the deal, which would cut the number of horses in half and limit them to Central Park. The New York Times... Read more
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Gawker
NYC Council Mulls "Nuclear Option" Over Some Damn Horse-and-BuggiesToday, the most heat-generating issue in New York City—the issue that is prompt
NYC Council Mulls "Nuclear Option" Over Some Damn Horse-and-Buggies
Gawker / Posted 6 days ago
Today, the most heat-generating issue in New York City—the issue that is prompting our council to consider a measure that it has never used before, according to one member—is not homelessness, or a lack of affordable housing, or even the L Train... Read more
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Staten Island Advance
Zoo finds de Blasio's Groundhog Day replacementCITY HALL -- The Staten Island Zoo found Mayor Bill de Blasio's Groundhog Day r
Zoo finds de Blasio's Groundhog Day replacement
Staten Island Advance / Posted 8 days ago
CITY HALL -- The Staten Island Zoo found Mayor Bill de Blasio's Groundhog Day replacement in the Cuomo administration. Lt. Gov. Kathy Hochul will be the officiating dignitary at the Groundhog Day ceremony on Tuesday, the Zoo and an official with... Read more
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The Jewish Week
90 LGBT Activists Call Anti-Israel Behavior At Conference ‘Dangerous’ And ‘Deeply Disturbing’Days after 200 anti-Israel demonstrators forcibly shut down a reception at the
90 LGBT Activists Call Anti-Israel Behavior At Conference ‘Dangerous’ And ‘Deeply Disturbing’
The Jewish Week / Posted 12 days ago
Days after 200 anti-Israel demonstrators forcibly shut down a reception at the National LGBTQ Task Force’s Creating Change conference, a group of American LGBT activists, both Jewish and non-Jewish, condemned the protesters’ behavior as “unacceptable... Read more
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The Forward
90 LGBT Activists Condemn Anti-Israel Protests at National EventDays after 200 anti-Israel demonstrators forcibly shut down a reception at the
90 LGBT Activists Condemn Anti-Israel Protests at National Event
The Forward / Posted 12 days ago
Days after 200 anti-Israel demonstrators forcibly shut down a reception at the National LGBTQ Task Force’s Creating Change conference, a group of American LGBT activists, both Jewish and non-Jewish, condemned the protesters’ behavior as “unacceptable... Read more
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Staten Island Advance
De Blasio's absence won't cast shadow over Groundhog DayCITY HALL -- Mayor Bill de Blasio's absence won't cast a shadow over Staten Isl
De Blasio's absence won't cast shadow over Groundhog Day
Staten Island Advance / Posted 12 days ago
CITY HALL -- Mayor Bill de Blasio's absence won't cast a shadow over Staten Island Chuck's spotlight. Organizers are undeterred by the mayor's decision to skip the Staten Island Zoo's Groundhog Day ceremony next Tuesday to campaign for Hillary... Read more
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Staten Island Advance
De Blasio picks Hillary Clinton over Staten Island ChuckCITY HALL -- Mayor Bill de Blasio has picked Hillary Clinton over Staten Island
De Blasio picks Hillary Clinton over Staten Island Chuck
Staten Island Advance / Posted 13 days ago
CITY HALL -- Mayor Bill de Blasio has picked Hillary Clinton over Staten Island Chuck. De Blasio won't attend the Staten Island Zoo's Groundhog Day ceremony this year because he plans to campaign for the Democratic presidential candidate in Iowa... Read more
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Staten Island Advance
Groundhog Day 2016: A look back at Staten Island Chuck's predictions and accuracySTATEN ISLAND, N.Y. -- Groundhog Day 2016 is right around the corner, so it's t
Groundhog Day 2016: A look back at Staten Island Chuck's predictions and accuracy
Staten Island Advance / Posted 15 days ago
STATEN ISLAND, N.Y. -- Groundhog Day 2016 is right around the corner, so it's time to place your weather wagers. Will there be six more weeks of winter -- more snow and ice on the horizon -- or will spring -- and a return of balmy temperatures --... Read more
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Staten Island Advance
A horse carriage compromise at last. Can we move on now?We've always heard that the true test of a compromise agreement is how the disp
A horse carriage compromise at last. Can we move on now?
Staten Island Advance / Posted 20 days ago
We've always heard that the true test of a compromise agreement is how the disputing parties react to it. According to this logic, if everyone's unhappy and no one's gloating, then the compromise must be fair. By that standard, the mayor's... Read more
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Staten Island Advance
Hillary's downward spiralSTATEN ISLAND, N.Y. – A good thing for Hillary Clinton that the political world
Hillary's downward spiral
Staten Island Advance / Posted 27 days ago
STATEN ISLAND, N.Y. – A good thing for Hillary Clinton that the political world is buzzing over President Barack Obama's final State of the Union address. And Iran's temporary seizure of U.S. sailors. And Mike Bloomberg, even. Because Hillary's... Read more
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Roll Call
Kay Hagan, Martha Coakley Head to Harvard Institute of PoliticsKay Hagan Heads to Harvard Hagan served one term as a North Carolina Democrat.
Kay Hagan, Martha Coakley Head to Harvard Institute of Politics
Roll Call / Posted 27 days ago
Kay Hagan Heads to Harvard Hagan served one term as a North Carolina Democrat. (Bill Clark/CQ Roll Call File Photo) The North Carolina Democrat, who lost to Republican Sen. Thom Tillis by less than two points last year, will be serving as a... Read more
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The Atlantic
The Tea Party of the LeftAt a recent private dinner in Manhattan, a small group of leftists plotted to t
The Tea Party of the Left
The Atlantic / Posted 1 months ago
At a recent private dinner in Manhattan, a small group of leftists plotted to take over America. The group, a dozen community organizers and activists from all over the country, had convened at a sushi restaurant in the Flatiron District with the... Read more
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DNA Info
5-Minute Grace Period for Alternate Side Parking, Muni Meters in EffectA five-minute grace period for alternate-side parking and Muni-Meter violations
5-Minute Grace Period for Alternate Side Parking, Muni Meters in Effect
DNA Info / Posted 1 months ago
A five-minute grace period for alternate-side parking and Muni-Meter violations went into effect on Sunday.View Full Caption DNAinfo Reporter/Producer MANHATTAN — New Yorkers now have five extra minutes to move their car for alternate-side parking... Read more

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