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Daily Archives: January 24, 2013
It’s time for some interactive maps: dog edition. In the Dogs of NYC project, WNYC has displayed the most popular breeds and names of dogs for each zip code. For those of us in 11215, it turns out we favor human names, with Lucy being the most popular and Charlie, Bella, Maggie, and Stella trailing
Have you guys realized that it is pretty cold right now? Because it is pretty cold right now. Its so cold that, yesterday, I waited for a bus for maybe two minutes before I gave up, cancelled my plans, and just ordered a drink at Beauty Bar instead. It’s so cold that Efron fans aren’t even
Hundreds of parents showed up to PS 118 this past Tuesday for the new school’s first open house. Expected principal Elizabeth Garraway shared her plans for the future of the school, talking about a multicultural educational approach and the possibilities of fostering a new and exciting community. The elementary school, which will open this fall
Brownstoner reported news from an anonymous tipster that the rundown building at 187 Seventh Avenue sold last week, “in a closing that lasted all night.” The mysterious sale, if true, could be the necessary step in finally updating the notorious eyesore. The building’s former owners struggled under foreclosure pressure early last year, and even expressed plans
Winter is definitely making its presence known this week, and with the FDNY saying that more than 33% of home fires occur during the months of December, January, and February, it’s a good time to review some winter safety tips. If planning on using an electric space heater: • Never use an extension cord with a space
The police are asking for the public’s assistance in locating Brandon Santana, a 24 year old man (pictured above) who escaped the 78th precinct while in police custody early Thursday morning, at around 2:00 a.m. According to the NYPD, one officer received minor injuries in the scuffle and is currently being treated at Methodist Hospital.