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Silver Where?

Written by NYPress on . Posted in Crime Watch West Side Spirit, West Side Spirit

By Jerry Danzig On Thursday, May 16, a 57-year-old woman reported that $9,000 of silverware was missing from her apartment on West 81st Street. There were no signs of forced entry. She said that the building staff and one friend had keys to her apartment. She further reported that people were doing work in her [&hellip
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Your Favorite Library Could Get $10,000

Written by NYPress on . Posted in News West Side Spirit, West Side Spirit

The first-ever NYC Neighborhood Library Awards calls for nominations If your neighborhood library deserves a cash infusion, this is your chance to help make it happen. The NYC Neighborhood Library Awards want to hear about what makes your local branch fantastic and why it should receive a $10,000 award to help make it even better. [&hellip
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Bike Share Blocks Ambulence in Village

Written by NYPress on . Posted in News Our Town Downtown, Our Town Downtown

The New York Post reported last week that a co-op on West 13th Street, The Cambridge, is filing a lawsuit against the city for the placement of Bike Share racks directly outside the building’s entrance. Residents say that their fears about the potential problems with the racks came true when emergency personnel had trouble getting [&hellip
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NYU Profs Took Bribes from China

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Three New York University researchers from China divulged results from a U.S.-funded study to Chinese competitors in exchange for tuition, rent and other expenses, federal prosecutors said last week. Professor Zhu Yudong and Yang Xing, a lab engineer, were to appear in court in Manhattan to face commercial bribery and other charges. The third defendant, [&hellip
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