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HERE COMES THE BRIDE

@ Four Seasons (Palm Beach)
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WHO'S THAT?

Jetta -- CH. FOXFIRE'S WHOLLY SMOKE -- running around the pool.
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HAVING A BALL

Main ballroom @ Mar-a-Lago
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CREDIT BILLING?

Brooklyn Law School and the Center for the Study of Business Law and Regulation cordially invite you to participate in the Thursday, November 20, 2014 6:30 — 9:00 pm Location Brooklyn Law School ...
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ACTIVE KIDS ARE SMARTER?

Exercise and kids’ brainpower From the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services, I’m Ira Dreyfuss with HHS HealthBeat. A study supports the idea that kids who play about an hour a day ...
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MARTINIS & MUTTS

Riverwalk Mutts and Martinis November 7 | The Downtowner Saloon Riverwalk Fort Lauderdale hosts its ninth Riverwalk Mutts and Martinis™, Fort Lauderdale's largest outdoor, pet-friendly ...
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INTO INDIAN CHILD WELFARE?

Nanette Dembitz Lecture The Indian Child Welfare Act: Understanding its Import and its Impact on New York City's Family Courts and Child Welfare System On Wednesday, November 19 at 6 p.m. , join ...
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SOLD BOGUS HEALTH COVERAGE

FTC Settlement Bans Bogus Trade Association from Selling Healthcare-Related Products Alleged Fraudsters Stole Millions of Dollars from Consumers Seeking Health Insurance A group of marketers who ...
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THE ADAMS FAMILY

Meet Adams Family Like any parent raising six children, Veronica Adams has plenty of sleepless nights, but the highs and lows of parenting gives her boundless joys. Veronica adopted four siblings with ...
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DAIMLER DAMNED?

Daimler Trucks North America Sued by EEOC for Retaliation Company Fired Female Employee in Retaliation for Complaints About Sexual Harassment, Federal Agency Charges Daimler Trucks North America, LLC, ...
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BAD BONDSMAN BOOKED

Alabama Bail Bondsman Sentenced for Stealing Identities that Were Used to File Fraudulent Tax Returns A former bail bondsman in Dothan, Alabama, was sentenced yesterday to serve 51 months in prison ...
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A TERMINAL CHANGE

To All Interested Parties: Industry Notice #14-42 October 27 2014 For Immediate Release LGA AIRPORT: TERMINAL CHANGES The New York City Taxi and Limousine Commission (TLC) wishes to inform its ...
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GOOD TIME TO FIND A JOB?

In U.S., 31% Say Now Is a Good Time to Find a Quality Job by Andrew Dugan Story Highlights Positive views of job market are back to pre-recession levels Democrats most optimistic of any major group ...
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CLIMATE CHANGE CAUSED BY OCEAN?

Past Climate Change Was Caused by the Ocean, Not Just the Atmosphere, New Rutgers Study Finds The study published in Science provides a deeper understanding of the mechanisms of climate change today ...
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HERBAL MEDS GOT "MOULD"

Herbal Medicines Could Contain Dangerous Levels of Toxic Mould Medicinal plant market goes untested for health hazards, according to a recent study published in journal Fungal Biology Herbal medicines ...
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CONTAMINATED CRAB

Rome Packing Co., Inc. Recalls Fresh And Frozen Crab Meat Because Of Possible Health Risk Rome Packing Co., Inc. has issued a voluntary recall of Ocean’s Catch brand All Natural Jonah Crab Leg ...
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HANGING WITH CLAUDIA MASON

Yesterday, Claudia Mason (center) and Kristen Taekman (left) were hanging @ Herald Square Park.... They were out promoting awareness on World Stroke Day.... For more info: www.take2forstroke.com ...
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UNDER ROASTED CAROB POWDER?

Z Natural Foods Recalls Lightly Roasted Organic Carob Powder Due to Possible Salmonella Health Risk Z Natural Foods of West Palm Beach, Florida is recalling 55 lbs of Lightly Roasted Organic Carob ...
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READY TO JOIN 'EM?

Lots of exciting news from Team Schneiderman this week. Support is pouring in from across the state. Are you ready to join us? Here are some of the highlights: Back-to-back endorsements from The New ...
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EXPOSING THIS SHOREFRONT (FOR WAGE VIOLATIONS)

DiNapoli: State Contractor Failed to Pay Prevailing Wages A state Office of Mental Health (OMH) contractor hired to provide janitorial services failed to pay its workers prevailing wage rates and ...
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ERIC KEPT HER WARM

Lucas, Buffalo is very cold in the wintertime, and my nearly 100-year-old home can be very hard to keep warm. My grandson has sickle-cell anemia, and it’s very important that I have a warm house ...
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ILLUMINATING THE DARK WEB

SCHUMER: IN RESPONSE TO NEW INVESTIGATION THAT FINDS ILLEGAL, ONLINE DRUG MARKET IS THRIVING & INFILTRATING LONG ISLAND, SCHUMER CALLS FOR TOP TO BOTTOM DEPT. OF JUSTICE REVIEW OF HOW ‘DARK ...
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THIS IS IT

This is it, my friends. It's go time and I'm asking you to pitch in one last time: www.nrcc.org/FinalPush/ The final door knocks, phone calls, and get-out-the-vote efforts are happening now. ...
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HARASSER HALTED

A.G. Schneiderman Secures Agreement Shuttering Company That Engaged In Unlawful Tenant Harassment Michel Pimienta, Owner Of Misidor LLC, Illegally Worked As A Tenant Relocator; Harassed Tenants ...
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PASS THE BRUSCHETTA!

"Cold plate" on a recent United flight.....
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ANGELIC FERRARAS

That's Sophia & Nick Ferrara....
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PUT THAT TONGUE AWAY!

Rajah Ch. A'MONDE'S THE DOKRIANI GLACIER RAJAH (doberman pinscher) Breeder: Ada Levine
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NYLS: GALA 2014

WEDNESDAY, NOVEMBER 12, 2014 6:00 P.M.–10:00 P.M. THREE SIXTY 10 Desbrosses Street (between Greenwich and Hudson Streets) in TriBeCa, New York City Honoring LEGAL ENTREPRENEURSHIP AND INNOVATION ...
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DON'T GET DRUNK EARLY

Two paths to teen binge drinking From the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services, I’m Ira Dreyfuss with HHS HealthBeat. Researchers at Yale University and Oberlin College in Ohio have ...
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WANNA GO TO ITALY?

THANKS & GIVING A PRIVATE COCKTAIL EVENT BENEFITTING GMHC'S MEALS, NUTRITION AND KEITH HARING FOOD PANTRY PROGRAMS THURSDAY, NOVEMBER 6, 2014 7{m DREAM HOTEL DOWNTOWN 355 West 16th Street, NYC ...
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DEGRADING "OXODEGRADABLE"

FTC Staff Warns Plastic Waste Bag Marketers That Their “Oxodegradable” Claims May Be Deceptive Staff of the Federal Trade Commission has sent letters warning 15 marketers of ...
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PEDESTRIANS COST NYC A FORTUNE

COMPTROLLER STRINGER RELEASES CLAIMSTAT ALERT ANALYZING OVER 1,200 PEDESTRIAN INJURY CLAIMS THAT HAVE COST TAXPAYERS NEARLY $90 MILLION Data on City’s 28,000-Vehicle Fleet Shows More to be Done ...
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A LOW POINT FOR HILINE?

HiLine Electric to Pay $210,000 to Settle EEOC Age Discrimination Suit Industrial Supply Business Used Age Criterion in Hiring and Recruitment Practices, Federal Agency Charged HiLine Electric Co., a ...
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LEAVE YOUR CANNON @ HOME

TSA Week in Review - 51 Firearms Discovered This Week (And One Unloaded Cannon) Loaded firearm discovered at MLB 51 Firearms Discovered This Week – Of the 51 firearms, 39 were loaded and 13 had ...
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STILL LIKE THE DEATH PENALTY

Americans' Support for Death Penalty Stable by Jeffrey M. Jones Story Highlights In U.S., 63% favor the death penalty for convicted murderers Public tilts in favor of death penalty over life ...
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PRESERVING SWEET CHERRIES

Helping sweet cherries survive the long haul Study recommends strategies for cooling cherries for long-distance containerized shipping A new study says that cherry producers need to understand new ...
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LIKE IT LOUD?

Some like it loud Warning coloration paved the way for louder, more complex calls in certain species of poisonous frogs IMAGE: Brightly colored species such as the Ameerega bilinguis are likely to ...
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OBIZUR!

FDA approves new treatment for rare form of hemophilia The U.S. Food and Drug Administration recently approved Obizur [Antihemophilic Factor (Recombinant), Porcine Sequence] for the treatment of ...
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STOLE DEAD KIDS' IDENTITIES

DA VANCE: JASON AHIALEY INDICTED FOR FILING FRAUDULENT TAX RETURNS ON BEHALF OF DOCTORS, DECEASED MINORS Defendant Charged with Stealing Personal Identifying Information In Order to Collect IRS Tax ...
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BAD BAILEY

Bailey Farms Inc. Recalls Fresh Serrano Chile Peppers Because Of Possible Health Risk Bailey Farms, Inc. of Oxford, NC is voluntarily recalling 6,215 pounds of Fresh Serrano Chile Peppers, because it ...
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A SEAL'S AFRAID

I'm afraid you might have missed former Navy SEAL Chief Sandlin's message? It's urgent that you read it right away. My opponent, Democrat John Lewis, has no record of his own, and he's ...
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CHALLENGING NUCLEAR WASTE STORAGE

A.G. Schneiderman And State Coalition To Challenge Rules Governing Continued Storage Of Nuclear Waste In Our Communities Coalition Cites Federal Nuclear Regulators’ Continued Failure To Fully ...
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SHE DOESN'T WANT TO KICK HERSELF

I don't know about you, Lucas, but I would rather not be kicking myself the day after this election. I just can't stand the idea of dealing with Speaker Boehner, Majority Leader McConnell and ...
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KEEPING US SAFER & BETTER PROTECTED

Governor Cuomo Announces Over $4 Million to Protect Critical Infrastructure Funds also support search and rescue and tactical response teams Governor Cuomo announced on Monday that $4.4 million will ...
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SHE GREW UP ON A FARM

Friend, growing up on an Iowa farm, I learned what hard work is and what it means to get the job done. I learned about Iowa's work ethic. Will you make a contribution of $25 right now to help me ...
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CALLING OUT ET-PLUS

SCHUMER: FAULTY GUARDRAIL COMPONENT LIKELY INSTALLED ON ROADS ACROSS UPSTATE NY COULD BE POSING GRAVE DANGER TO MOTORISTS; AT LEAST 5 DEATHS HAVE BEEN LINKED TO DESIGN – SCHUMER CALLS ON FED ...
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WHO YOU DATING?

NYU: THE DATING STUDY @ Penn Station
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