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Blog Posts in January, 2009

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CALLING ROBIN HOOD!

Here's a statement released earlier today by New York City Comptroller Bill Thompson : THOMPSON STATEMENT ON MAYOR'S BUDGET New York City Comptroller William C. Thompson, Jr. today issued the ...
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DON'T MISS THE CHRONIC TOTAL OCCLUSION SUMMIT

The Cardiovascular Research Foundation is sponsoring a summit at the New York Marriott Marquis Hotel on February 5-6, 2009. Here are the details: Chronic total occlusions (CTOs) of coronary arteries ...
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THERE'S AFFORDABLE HOUSING IN MANHATTAN AND THE BRONX

NEWLY CONSTRUCTED APARTMENTS FOR RENT IN THE MOUNT HOPE SECTION OF THE BRONX Walton Henwood Apartments is pleased to announce that applications are now being accepted for 104 affordable housing rental ...
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WANNA PLAY WITH A BUNNY?

A friend over at Playboy sent us an invitation to a party. If you want to meet a Playmate -- Lindsey Vuolo -- here are the details:
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NEW YORK POLITICS' MOST BEAUTIFUL?

Here's an unusual e-mail we received from the editor of City Hall News. What's your vote? We know they are good at their jobs, devoted to their causes. But which politicians, staffers, lobbyists, ...
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KEEP ON TRUCKIN'

In Donohue v. DeLea & Sons, Inc., Janine Donohue was injured while operating a truck leased to her employer by DeLea Leasing Corp. After the accident, when Donohue filed suit against DeLea Leasing ...
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MINTZ AIN'T MINCING WORDS

Here's an e-mail we received, yesterday, from the New York City Department of Consumer Affairs: Thursday, January 29, 2009 It's tax time and Department of Consumer Affairs Commissioner Jonathan Mintz ...
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THOMPSON SAYS, "OUR ECONOMY STINKS." (NO FOOLING!)

We receive this release from NYC Comptroller Bill Thompson's office: COMPTROLLER THOMPSON RELEASES ECONOMIC NOTES -Fourth Quarter of 2008 wreaked havoc on the city's economy - -Analysis of household ...
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THERE'S GOLD IN THEM CLAUSES

In 216 Jamaica Avenue, LLC v. S & R Playhouse Realty Co., the parties disputed the enforceability of a lease's "gold clause." The 1912 agreement's original term was for 99 years, with an option to ...
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START SPREADING THE NEWS ...

amfAR -- the American Foundation for Aids Research -- is having a gala on Thursday, February 12, 2009, at Cipriani 42nd Street. The evening's honorees are: Donna Karan, Liza Minnelli, Howard and Cindy ...
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ARE YOU PRIMED ON ANIMAL RIGHTS?

Here's an announcement we received from the New York Women's Bar Association: A PRIMER ON COMPANION ANIMAL LAW Please join us for a 3.0 credit CLE program titled "A Primer on Companion Animal Law" on ...
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DANCE FOR KIDS ON SATURDAY

Welcome to Columbia University Dance Marathon 2009! Noon - Saturday, January 31 until 4pm - Sunday, February 1 Columbia University Dance Marathon is a student-run, philanthropic event that seeks to ...
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FLACKS REPORT: JUDICIAL VACANCIES 2009 (CONT'D)

We received the following e-mail from political gadfly and professional nudge, Alan Flacks. (Some of this we've seen before, Alan): In 2009, there is only one "County-wide" vacancy for State Supreme ...
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WHO LET HIM IN?

In Schuster v. Five G. Associates, Tanja Schuster was attacked in a building owned by Five G. Associates but her Bronx County Supreme Court case was dismissed due to Schuster's failure to demonstrate ...
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MARTY MUST LOVE FUNERALS

We've got an e-mail that Brooklyn BP Marty Markowitz will be eulogizing a few subway lines in about a half hour. Here are the details: BP MARKOWITZ TO JOIN NYPIRG STRAPHANGERS CAMPAIGN AT "MOCK ...
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SQUADRON TO WORK AT BORO HALL

How is it - in this market -- State Senator Daneil Squadron can't find office space? BP MARKOWITZ, SENATOR SQUADRON ANNOUNCE TEMPORARY BROOKLYN 25th DISTRICT SENATE OFFICE AT BOROUGH HALL On ...
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SKATE WITH THE NEW YORK RANGERS FOR $500

The New York Rangers will be the featured guests at a fundraiser for the Ronald McDonald House of New York on Tuesday, February 10, 2009. Ticket prices start at $300 (kids), $500 adults. Here's the ...
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RING IN THE TIBETIAN NEW YEAR, LOSAR

Annual benefit concert at Carnegie Hall -- A Highly Anticipated Event Since 1989, Tibet House has held an Annual Benefit Concert and Dinner Party celebrating the Tibetan New Year. Held at legendary ...
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LOOKING FOR A ROUND-TABLE IN BROOKLYN?

Brooklyn Real Estate Roundtable Brooklyn Historical Society 128 Pierrepont Street at Clinton Street Tuesday, February 10, 2009 Networking luncheon begins at 12 noon Speaker program at 12:45 pm ...
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SHABAT ON 84?

Attend a "professional mixer" on Friday evening, January 30, 2009, sponsored by Ohav Sholom Young Pressionals. ("30's and 40's (only).") The admission price is $25 Here are the details: To purchase ...
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NOT-SO-SLIPPERY SLOPE

In O'Connor v. Consolidated Edison Company, Jennifer O'Connor sued Consolidated Edison Company for injuries she sustained in a "slip and fall." O'Connor fell on an ice patch on a public roadway, which ...
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LET'S STIMULATE CITY SCHOOLS

Here's an e-mail we received last night from New York City Comptroller Thompson : THOMPSON TO JOIN EDUCATION ADVOCATES IN CALL FOR ECONOMIC STIMULUS FUNDS TO INCLUDE MONEY FOR CITY SCHOOLS New York ...
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CATCH SOME PETTY THIEVES

CATCH THE PETTY THIEVES! OUR NEXT GIG IS COMING UP!! DATE: January 29, 2009 TIME: 9:00 p.m. to 10:00 p.m. PLACE: The Ace of Clubs 9 Great Jones Street HOPE TO SEE YOU ALL THERE! Petty Thieves are: ...
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DON'T CLOSE GUANTANAMO?

Here are the results of a poll 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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FIFTY YEARS GETS YOU THIS

BP MARKOWITZ, WIFE JAMIE TO HONOR HUNDREDS OF BROOKLYN COUPLES MARRIED FOR A HALF-CENTURY OR MORE From the Great Depression to World War II to Barack Obama, these long-time lovebirds remain together ...
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