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Letter: Big Win for West Side Little League

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By Marissa Effman The Westside Little League 50/70 Division Team, led by Manager Paul Richards and coaches Sal Viviano and Rich Rosenberg, has achieved something that no other WSLL team has been able to accomplish: This group of 13 year-olds won the New York City Championship in their age group and earned the right to [&hellip
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Another Effort to Save Second Avenue

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A new proposal to offer grants to some businesses on Second Avenue impacted by subway construction gets mixed reactions By Mary Kekatos Upper East Side Ever since Joe Zafiropoulos bought Atomic Wings on Second Avenue near East 94th Street six months ago, maintaining the restaurant has been an uphill struggle. He says that the construction [&hellip
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New Food Markets Downtown

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Three markets are bringing fresh meat and produce to downtown neighborhoods As the residential population downtown continues to swell, the community demand for fresh local food is higher than ever. Here are three markets coming this summer in the downtown area: Night Market on Water Street Thursday, July 19th 4 – 8 p.m. 2 Coenties [&hellip
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Welcome to the Neighborhood, Mr. Mayor

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Our Town’s welcome gift as de Blasio and family prepare to move to the East Side After months of delay, the de Blasio family is finally packing up for a move to the Upper East Side. To mark the occasion, Our Town put together a gift basket to welcome them and dropped it off at [&hellip
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Day Trips

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Cultural Arts Center in historic buildings Snug Harbor $5 Adults, $4 Students/Seniors, Free for Children Under 12 1000 Richmond Terrace Staten Island, NY Wednesday-Sunday 12PM-5PM newhouse@snug-harbor.org (717)425-3524 Home of 26 historical buildings, nine botanical gardens, a two-acre urban farm and 10 acres of wetland, Snug harbor is known as a place where history, architecture, visual [&hellip
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Seniors

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Dance for Life $17 per class, bulk rates available 92Y 1395 Lexington Avenue @ 92nd St. www.92y.org (212) 415- 5500 Stimulate your mind and body with gentle dance classes that enhance flexibility and strength. A variety of dance styles and class times are offered. The 92nd St Y is a large community filled with interesting [&hellip
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Kids

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Antigravity Fitness for Teens Asphalt Green Antigravity Aerial Yoga $12 for members / $24 for non-members Asphalt Green, 555 East 90th Street @ York Ave Thursdays at 7pm www.asphaltgreen.org (646) 981 2247 It can be difficult finding ways to keep a teenager active if they aren’t going away to camp this summer, but Asphalt Green [&hellip
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