Saturday, March 2, 2024

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New York, NY – U.S. Stocks Rebound, Led by Citi Bank And Intel.

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New York, NY - U.S. stocks climbed after Citigroup Inc. received a $7.5 billion cash infusion and JPMorgan said Intel Corp. will benefit from ``robust'' computer demand. Citigroup's advance helped s...

New York, NY – Is Commissioner Kelly Flexing His Muscles to Run for Mayor?

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New York, NY - Council Member Simcha Felder will host a community breakfast with NYPD Commissioner Ray Kelly on Thursday, November 29th at 8:20 AM. The commissioner will discuss issues of importance t...

Orange County, NY – Times Herald Record Up For Sale.

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Orange County, NY - Dow Jones said today it is considering all options for its Ottaway group of newspapers, which includes the Times Herald-Record. The options include the possible sale of the entire ...

Manhattan, NY +Pedestrian Struck by Train+

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Manhattan, NY +Pedestrian Struck by Train+ NYPD ESU on the scene at 77th Street and Lexington Avenue for an aided that was struck and is under the IRT 6 Line Train, Fire Department reporting aided is ...

Washington – Why Don’t These Republicans Want Funding for Museum of Polish Jewry?

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Washington - 13 Republicans voted against funding for a museum of Polish Jewry to be built in Warsaw: Rep. Paul Broun (GA) Rep. John Campbell (CA) Rep. Mike Conaway (TX) Rep. John Culberson (TX) ...

Brooklyn, NY – Yassky Makes It Official.

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Brooklyn NY - Brooklyn Councilman David Yassky officially announced his 2009 comptroller bid via an email to supporters and also unveiled a new campaign Web site. In the email, Yassky touts his “gre...

Teaneck, NJ – Pedestrian Struck in Hit-N-Run

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Teaneck, NJ - A pedestrian was struck in a hit-n-run in Teaneck this morning on his way to shul. The man, described as in his 50s, was hit in front of Beth Aron Synagogue on Queen Anne Road and Grays...

Brooklyn, NY – Chain Stores To Invade Brooklyn.

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Brooklyn, NY - Chain stores are looking to double or even triple their presence in Brooklyn. Starbucks could add 25 stores per year over the next three years. Chase Bank, which has 46 Brooklyn branche...

New York, NY – Mayors Office Studying How to Limit Parking Permits

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New York, NY - So many official parking placards are being used improperly that "a lot of them should not be given out," Mayor Bloomberg said in his strongest comments attacking privileged p...

Tuxedo, NY +NYS Thruway Heavy Traffic+

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Orange County, Tuxedo, NY +NYS Thruway Heavy Traffic+ Traffic on both directions of the New York State Thruway at MM 38.5 between Exit's 15-16 is at a stand still, due to a motor vehicle accident...

Harriman, NY – County Looks to Expand Sewage Plant

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Harriman, NY - Orange County is planning to expand treatment capacity again at the sewage plant serving its southeastern region — only a year after a completing a $26 million addition. County offic...

Aventura, FL – Jewish Travel Company Sues Golf Resort for the Cancellation of Passover Vacation

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Aventura, FL - One of South Florida's premier golf courses was handed a lawsuit. A tour company that puts on Passover holidays for Jewish people from around the world claimed that worshippers a...

Annapolis, MD – Israeli Prime Minister: I Am Not Offended Those Who Don’t Want To Handshake With Israel.

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Annapolis, MD - Saudi Arabia's participation in the U.S.-sponsored talks on Middle East peace was seen as a diplomatic coup for the Bush administration but the kingdom has made clear there will be no...

Oxford, England – Protesters Clash with Police as Holocaust Denier Appears at University

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Oxford, England - Angry protesters clashed with police before an Oxford University student debate on free speech at which convicted Holocaust denier David Irving had been invited to speak.Jewish and M...

Washington – Palestinian State By ’08, Says Bush.

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Washington - President Bush told Palestinian Authority President Mahmoud Abbas during a private meeting today the U.S. will ensure the Palestinians will have a state on the ground before Bush leaves o...

Long Island, NY – Islamic Center Honors Orthodox Rabbi At Annual Event.

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Long Island, NY - The Islamic Center of Long Island (ICLI), considered one of the largest leading Muslim centers among the U.S. Muslim community, awarded a special honor to Orthodox Rabbi Marc Schnei...

Baltimore, MD – Spice Labels Spark Kosher Clash with OU

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Baltimore, MD - The OU certification agency is suing a Baltimore-based spice company for trademark infringement, alleging that the company used the agency's kosher certification symbol on its pro...

New York, NY – US Stocks Slide On Renewed Worries.

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New York, NY - Stocks ended sharply lower on late-session selloff; as investors are skittish over uncertainty in the credit and housing markets. Dow closed down more 238points at 12,743

Washington +VP Cheney Admitted To Hospital+

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Washington - Vice President Dick Cheney, was found to have an irregular heartbeat during a doctor's visit today. Cheney visited his doctors because of a lingering cough from a cold and during the exa...

Staten Island, NY +Verrazano Bridge Traffic Alert, Jumper Down+

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Staten Island, NY +Verrazano Bridge Traffic Alert, Jumper Down+ NYPD Aviation, Harbor are all on the scene at the Verrazano Bridge for a person that left his vehicle unoccupied on the Brooklyn bound o...