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Solar Power To The People
     Nobody likes buying oil from OPEC. Nobody likes
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TRANSIT NEWS and Updates
Metropolitan Transportation Authority
     Subway Changes   The MTA has scheduled a number of service changes for several subway lines throughout the city due to construction work. 
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TRAFFIC NEWS and Updates
New York City Department Of Transportation
     Street Cleaning Suspensions   Alternate-side parking rules will be suspended across the city on the following days: Saturday, Oct. 8 (Jewish holy day of Yom Kippur); Monday, Oct. 10 (Columbus Day) and Thursday, Oct. 13 through Friday, Oct. 14 (Jewish holy days of Succoth). Meter regulations, however, will remain in effect citywide.  
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Odd News
     Oct. 6, 2011  Police in Connecticut said they arrested a man whose mother called 911 to report he was swearing at her during an argument about his messiness.  Officials in Park Ridge, Illinois said they have done away with a ban on public profanity as part of an effort to do away with outdated ordinances.  
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Seasons Aren’t The Only Things That Change
     Many people enjoy watching the changing seasons, and in many parts of the country we find ourselves at that time of the year when the shifting from one season to another seems most enjoyable. In many parts of the country, the lush green foliage gradually fades to an autumn rainbow of yellow-orange-red-brown. Cool air brings light jackets out of closets. 
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