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Blog Posts in February, 2009

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WILL PROTEST TAKE THE TOLL?

A bunch of politicans and community leaders will be joining forces on Sunday, March 1, 2009, to protest proposed tolls on Manhattan bridges. ESPAILLAT, THOMPSON, ASSEMBLY MEMBERS & COMMUNITY ...
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STATE FAILS QUEENS

We received this statement from New York City Comptroller Bill Thompson : THOMPSON: MARY IMMACULATE AND S T. JOHN'S HOSPITALS CLOSE, STATE FAILS QUEENS RESIDENTS New York City Comptroller William C. ...
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READY FOR A BROADWAY PURIM SHPIEL?

5TH ANNUAL BROADWAY PURIM SHPIEL A NEFCA Benefit for Taglit-Birthright Israel Alumni NY Monday, March 09 at 7:00PM at Hudson Theatre 145 West 44th Street New York, New York 10036 Between 6th and 7th ...
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THE LYNFORDS LIKE DE BLASIO, TOO!

On February 25, 2009, Tondra & Leffry Lynford and Ruth Lynford had a fundraiser for Eric Gioia -- candidate for New York City Public Advocate. On Tuesday, March 3, 2009, the Lynfords will be ...
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AL FRANKEN NEEDS HELP

Al Franken and the Franken Recount Fund are having a fundraiser on Monday, March 9, 2009, here in Manhattan. (Meryl Streep, David Boies, and other VIPs are on the event's Host Committee.) The minimum ...
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NEW YORK CITY NEEDS TAX AMNESTY?

Here's another press release we received today from New York City Comptroller Bill Thompson : THOMPSON: NYC CAN INCREASE REVENUE THROUGH TAX AMNESTY PROGRAM New York City Comptroller William C. ...
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LATHAM & WATKINS FIRES 440

Yet more friends and colleagues are losing jobs. Here's a report released earlier today by Am Law Daily : February 27, 2009 8:24 AM BREAKING: Latham to Cut 190 Associates, 250 Staff Posted by Richard ...
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THE LIFE OF JOB?

In Spetter v. Alliance Towing Corp., after a Bronx County Supreme Court jury awarded Job Spetter $230,000 for a neck injury suffered in an accident, Alliance Towing appealed the outcome to the ...
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STATE SAYS "CUT" TO ENTERTAINMENT INDUSTRY?

Just got this press release from New York City Comptroller Bill Thompson 's office: THOMPSON TO GOVERNOR: DON'T YELL "CUT" ON MOVIE AND TV INDUSTRY -Urges the State to continue financing the Empire ...
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DO THE WHIPPANY STOMP

40 th Annual New Jersey Jazz Society Pee Wee Russell Memorial Stomp Featuring Danny Tobias Quintet Dan Levinson and his Swing Wing Warren Vache Trio NJJS Jazz Scholarship Winners Sunday, March 1, 2009 ...
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INCRIMINATING TALK TAKES TOLL

In People v. Burton, Floyd Burton was convicted of robbery and sentenced to a lengthy prison term. During his trial, he asked that certain incriminating statements made while in custody not be ...
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ARE YOU FROM A FAMILY OF DISTINCTION?

Families of Distinction Gala - March 1, 2009 The Cerebral Palsy International Research Foundation will hold its first East Coast gala dinner and auction at the Plaza Hotel in New York on March 1, ...
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CELEBRATE ASIA WEEK

Asia Society is celebrating the launch of Asia Week in New York City with an exciting new signature benefit event: A Celebration of Asia Week. Join us at Asia Society along with Honorary Chair BD Wong ...
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A DATE WITH JESSICA LAPPIN

City Council Member Jessica Lappin is having a fundraiser on Tuesday, March 3, 2009, at Cafe Notte. The suggested minimum contribution is $35. Here are the particulars:
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WHY AREN'T MORE OPPOSED TO NATIONALIZATION?

Here are some poll results released earlier today by Rasmussen Reports -- "an electronic publishing firm specializing in the collection, publication, and distribution of public opinion polling ...
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WANT TO CHANGE THE RULES?

Later today, the New York State Senate is having a public hearing on "Rules Reform." Here's the info we received, moments ago: We are writing to invite you to join us at a public hearing on Rules ...
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DIDN'T YOU WANT TO SELL ME THAT?

In Matter of Bell-Kligler, daughters wanted to set aside the sale of their mother's property to their brother on the grounds mom was an incapacitated person. When the New York County Supreme Court ...
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ADOPT THIS!

2009 Adoption Policy Conference _uacct = "UA-3178235-1"; urchinTracker(); International Adoption, the United States, and the Reality of the Hague System presented by The Center for Adoption Policy, ...
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FIRE IN THE HOLE!

In Euell v. Incorporated Vil. of Hempstead, even though he was injured in a fire he supposedly set, Lawrence Euell sued the Village of Hempstead claiming emergency personnel violated a duty to protect ...
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TANGO WITH NORMAN SIEGEL

Upcoming EVENTS with NORMAN : Thursday, March 5th Cocktails, Conversation and Tango with Norman ! from 6:30 to 8:30 PM at the penthouse home of Connie Steensma and Richard Prins on Central Park West ...
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MINGLE WITH AUSSIES, GET SAUSAGE ROLLS TOO!

Thursday, March 5th, 2009 6.30pm to 9.00pm Australian Consulate General New York 150 East 42 nd Street, 34 th Floor Please join us to: Network and mingle with new and familiar faces from the American ...
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UJA WANTS YOU UNDER THE BIG TOP

UJA-Federation of New York invites you and your family to join us Under the Big Top. Save the Date! Family Fun Day Sunday, March 1, 2009 11:00 a.m. - 3:00 p.m. Pier Sixty (at Chelsea Piers) 23rd ...
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GIVE THOSE IN FORECLOSURE SIX MORE MONTHS?

Here are some poll results released earlier today by Rasmussen Reports -- "an electronic publishing firm specializing in the collection, publication, and distribution of public opinion polling ...
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FORMER EMPLOYEE: COMPETITOR OR THIEF?

In Fada Int'l Corp. v. Cheung, Fada International sued Rowena Cheung, a former employee, claiming the latter purloined confidential information and used Fada's customer lists to solicit business for a ...
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MEET SOME YOUNG MORTGAGE BANKERS

Here's an event invite we received from our friend, Marc Lawrence: YMBA WINTER NETWORKING RECEPTION Please join us in networking with our industry peers, colleagues and friends in February. Date: ...
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