Ambulance Chasing Brooklyn Teen Needs Refocus

May 24, 12 Ambulance Chasing Brooklyn Teen Needs Refocus

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Sometimes we just have to own up to our own problems – rather than running around seeing who we can sue next. It’s a disgrace when someone attempts to cash in on an accident that clearly wasn’t anyone’s doing. Perhaps Dion Richardson will listen up, as he is suing the city of Brooklyn for millions of...

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Blake Eskin Starting Petition to Bring Chinese Food to Prospect Heights

Apr 19, 12 Blake Eskin Starting Petition to Bring Chinese Food to Prospect Heights

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There are a lot of causes out there worth fighting for, and there is certainly no shortage of on-line petitions for or against many valuable ideas and policies. But let’s get real for a minute; most of these issues are really someone else’s problems, and don’t usually have all that much to do with how your life is...

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Pop-Up Museum Challenges Misconceptions in Gowanus

Mar 19, 12 Pop-Up Museum Challenges Misconceptions in Gowanus

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If you live in the New York area, you simply must get to the Pop-Up Museum of the Gowanus Canal. We all hear about how polluted the canal is and what a blight on our existence it is; rather than complaining, some talented people are doing something about this image. The museum opened on March 3 at the Observatory and will be opened...

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Kmart & Sears Closings…Perhaps Because of Kardashian Kollection?

Mar 15, 12 Kmart & Sears Closings…Perhaps Because of Kardashian Kollection?

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For Kardashian bashers, it offers some perverse pleasure to hear that Sears and Kmart are closing some stores, only because the Kardashian Kollection is part of this story.  Sears and their sister franchise Kmart have announced that, due to very slow sales during the Christmas season, they are closing up to 120 of their...

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Punish the Bullies, Not the Bullied

Mar 05, 12 Punish the Bullies, Not the Bullied

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Something is definitely wrong when two children who are being bullied so badly at their school refuse to attend, and the bullies appear to roam unpunished.  This is the experience that two teens at a Bensonhurst high school are having at the moment – and no one appears to be hearing their cries for help. Nicolle and Viktoria have...

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Neo-Nazis in Our Neighborhood

Mar 01, 12 Neo-Nazis in Our Neighborhood

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Some may not realize that there is a terrifying movement growing in our midst.  In Greenpoint, Brooklyn, there is a group of Polish neo-Nazis who are flourishing and proudly displaying their racist and disgusting beliefs. Their presence has come to the attention of residents, slowly, first through the sold-out sale of swaztika stud...

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