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Chin Launches Re-Election

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On Sunday, City Council Member Margaret Chin officially kicked off her campaign for re-election for the 1st council district, which covers parts of Lower Manhattan including Chinatown, the Financial District, Tribeca, Little Italy and the Lower East Side. She was joined at the kick-off rally, held on the Independence Plaza North steps in TriBeCa, by [&hellip
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Matt Gross Shares 30 Years of Travel

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9780306821158 Former New York Times columnist settles down to write a travel memoir By Angela Barbuti You know you’re a frugal traveler if you’ve eaten fried spiders in Cambodia, slept in a Roman convent, and booked a flight with Ryan Air. Matt Gross has done all of the above while penning the Frugal Traveler column for [&hellip
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Top regret of the dying: ‘I wish I didn’t work so hard’

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Bronnie Ward, an Australian nurse who has spent time with patients during their last several weeks of life, wrote an article last year called “The Top 5 Regrets of the Dying,” based on the conversations she had with her patients. After compiling the answers, Ward said that among the most common regrets expressed by the [&hellip
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