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Five Holiday Events In New York - Part II

We have covered some free holiday events in New York in Part I, here are some fun events that come with a fee…

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Brooklyn

Developing A Small Business Disaster Recovery Plan

Developing a Small Business Disaster Recovery Plan

Businesses that are forced to close down following a disaster run the risk of never being able to open their doors again. 1,077 more words

Insurance

More than 100 wild turkeys pardoned on Staten Island

STATEN ISLAND (PIX11) — This is such a turkey of  a story, but hopefully without a fowl ending.

More than 100 wild turkeys who live on or near the grounds of the South Beach Psychiatric Center on Staten Island are being given a pardon just days before Thanksgiving. 189 more words

Staten Island

Some leaders skip 50th-anniversary ceremony for Verrazano Bridge

Some of the first drivers to travel across the Verrazano Bridge brought a classic Cadillac to the ceremony.

Other people chose to stay home.

The longest suspension bridge in the United States opened on November 21, 1964. 897 more words

News

Our Gateway to Manhattan Turns 50

(Verrazano-Narrows Bridge, Early 1960′s. Image from Museum of The City of New York)

Happy Birthday this past week to the Verrazano-Narrows Bridge which turned 50! 123 more words

Curiosities

The Staten Island Ship Graveyard

I scramble up and over the rusted-out hull of a small craft, lifting myself off what looks like a long mast dipping into water thick with oil slicks and who knows what else. 797 more words

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