LeFrak Making Come Back as Roller Rink for Spring

Apr 13, 14 LeFrak Making Come Back as Roller Rink for Spring

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Pack up your ice skates and pull on the rollers, as the $74 million Samuel J. and Ethel LeFrak Center at Lakeside remakes itself from an ice skating rink to a ‘more appropriate for the spring season’ roller-skating rink. The brand new facility premiered in December and brought in about 50,000 visitors during the cold months of...

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Todd Meister the Dietician Weighs In On Tetris Diet

Feb 21, 14 Todd Meister the Dietician Weighs In On Tetris Diet

Posted by in Health, New York

A new fascinating article published in the journal Appetite takes a look at how a certain unusual item just might help you lose weight. The item? Tetris. We found this so fascinating that we’ve invited dietician Todd Meister for an exclusive interview to discuss the Tetris diet phenomena. Is it true? Can it be validated? Let’s find...

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A Cannabis Grew in Brooklyn

Jan 26, 14 A Cannabis Grew in Brooklyn

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Ten unusual photos posted on a mesmerizing Brooklyn Public Library blog illustrates the amazing, and little known fact that several neighborhoods in Brooklyn used to be covered in marijuana. According to the blog “razor-toothed fronds of 10 foot tall Cannabis sativa plants could be seen all around the city happily waving in...

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Seminar on Charles Brandes-Style Value Investing Sponsored by CAVIE

Dec 31, 13 Seminar on Charles Brandes-Style Value Investing Sponsored by CAVIE

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The Center of the Advancement of Value Investing Education, or CAVIE, will be hosting a five-day seminar in Toronto for professional investors, individuals, students, and anyone with a basic understanding of finance who would like to learn more about this special brand of investing. CAVIE got its start in 2008 with the goal of...

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3 Tips for Healthy Teeth at the Holidays: Dr. Nadia Kiderman

Dec 20, 13 3 Tips for Healthy Teeth at the Holidays: Dr. Nadia Kiderman

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Certainly, New Yorkers and people around the world recognize that they need to take care of their teeth. Most of us, however, don’t necessarily know what this means. We brush our teeth, we floss once in a great while and we make a dentist appointment when we have to, or when we realize we haven’t had one in a long time. With the...

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