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Local News November 13, 2014  RSS feed
Comptroller: Bldgs. Dept. Still Lags In Safety
     An audit by City Comptroller Scott Stringer released
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Civic Focuses On R’wood Improvements
     The Ridgewood Property Owners and Civic Association (
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Winter Night Shifts Begin As DSNY Preps For Storms
Keeps Staff Available For Plowing
     Preparing for winter’s fury, the Sanitation Department
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Glendale-M.V. Group Seeks More Donations For Litigation
     Halfway toward its fundraising goal, the Glendale Middle
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Board 2 Approves Woodside Parking Proposal
     Community Board 2 recommended approval of a proposal
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Local Prosecutor Gets Fed AG Nod
Lynch To Succeed Holder In D.C.
     Elected officials across New York City and State
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Select Service Due To Arrive Next Year
     The Department of Transportation (DOT) unveiled three
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Thumbs Down For R’wood Rezone
Katz Wants Lot Preserved For Industrial Use
     Believing the space would be best reserved for
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News From The Woodhaven Residents’ Block Association
A Bad Sign On DSNY’s Handling Of Illegal Signs
     Last month, the Woodhaven Residents’ Block Association
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TRAFFIC NEWS and Updates
New York City Department Of Transportation
     Because of ongoing construction work at several locations throughout Queens and Brooklyn, the city DOT has announced numerous street closures in local neighborhoods for the upcoming week.
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TRANSIT NEWS and Updates
Metropolitan Transportation Authority
     The information in this column is current as of Wednesday, Nov. 12. Last minute changes to service and operating schedules may be made at any time after publication. Check www.mta.info for schedule changes. Fastrack Program Hits M Line Tonight
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It’s In Queens!
News From The Queens Tourism Council
     Diversity. Queens is famous for it, but this column probably focuses on it too much. But how else to describe these upcoming events? Polish films, Colombian dance, a Russian orchestra, Chinese art, Irish music, German composers, Australian performance art, Greek and Italian food, and then a native daughter’s poetry. Here’s the rundown.
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Queens & Brooklyn
Community CALENDAR
     TOODDAAY104TH PRECINCT CIVILIANOBSERVATION PATROL(104COP) will meet at 8 p.m. at StPancras Parish Hall, Myrtle Ave.and 68th St., Glendale.110th PRECINCT COMMUNITYCOUNCIL will meet at 7 p.m. atFlanders Field Post, 51-11 108thSt., Corona.GLENDALE KIWANIS will meetat Zum Stammtisch restaurant,
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