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Brooklyn Bedtimes Latest in Country

Oct 13, 14 Brooklyn Bedtimes Latest in Country

Posted by in All, Lifestyle

In a study conducted by the Bluetooth company Jawbone, and translated into two visual maps by Dr.Brian Wilt of San Francisco, it was shown that Brooklyn residents go to sleep later than any other county in the United States. Over one million people contributed to the study by wearing Jawbone’s fitness tracker app known as Up....

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Get Away to the Singapore Sun Festival with Barrett Wissman

Oct 12, 14 Get Away to the Singapore Sun Festival with Barrett Wissman

Posted by in All, Art, Entertainment

As the cold starts to settle in around New York, it’s time to think about traveling to exotic locations. During November each year, the Singapore Sun Festival allows New Yorkers and others to get away in style and to have a wonderful experience. This annual music and lifestyle festival, founded by Barrett Wissman of Los Angeles and...

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International Baku Jazz Festival with Beyler Eyyubov: A Great Getaway

The International music scene is expanding all the time. And for New Yorkers who are traveling abroad, it’s always a great idea to check out the music scene in the locale where you’ll be traveling. One of the great benefits of enjoying the music and food, among other things, of the local scene is to really soak up the native...

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After 60 Years Closure Ellis Island Hospital Open to Public

Oct 05, 14 After 60 Years Closure Ellis Island Hospital Open to Public

Posted by in All, Museums

Beginning on October 1st the public will be allowed to visit the Ellis Island Hospital for the first time in 60 years. As part of the opening an art exhibit by artist JR will be on display. Featuring old photographs superimposed on the walls and doors of the hospital, the exhibit, “Unframed-Ellis Island,” evokes a time during the...

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Postal Worker Arrested for Hoarding Mail

Sep 28, 14 Postal Worker Arrested for Hoarding Mail

Posted by in All, News

Instead of delivering his mail, 67-year-old mailman Joseph Brucato has been keeping it hidden; in his car, home and locker. After arresting Brucato on Wednesday investigators uncovered approximately 40,000 pieces of First Class, priority and regular mail, weighing in at over a ton, about 2,500 pounds, according to the formal...

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Inger Loftheim Rood: Florida Blue

Sep 25, 14 Inger Loftheim Rood: Florida Blue

Posted by in Florida

Inger Loftheim Rood, Vice President and Chief of Staff to the Office of the CEO at Florida Blue, recently gave an interview on her responsibilities at the health insurance company. Successful businesswoman Inger Rood plays a key role in Florida Blue’s “strategic, cross-functional activities of the executive...

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Neil Diamond Planning Surprise Concert in Brooklyn

Sep 22, 14 Neil Diamond Planning Surprise Concert in Brooklyn

Posted by in All, Entertainment

Despite having been raised in Brooklyn and attending two Brooklyn high schools, Erasmus in Flatbush and Lincoln in Brighton Beach, Neil Diamond has never once performed in concert in his home town. That is all about to change. September 29 will be the day tickets will go on sale for a concert he is planning on that very same night,...

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“R” Train Returning to Brooklyn-Manhattan Service

Sep 14, 14 “R” Train Returning to Brooklyn-Manhattan Service

Posted by in All, New York

After a one year hiatus while repairs and reconstruction were done, the “R” train line will resume its old service between Brooklyn and Manhattan. The tunnel which serviced the R train needed to be closed down so the transit authority could replace old tracks, signals, communications and all other equipment which had been damaged...

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