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Looking Back On the First 100 Days

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OP ED On April 10th, I, along with many other East Side elected officials, marked 100 days in office. It has been an honor to represent you. A groundswell of activism among officials and residents, along with a pace that has kept me away from my wife, Irene, and cat Pandora, on more occasions than [&hellip
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Out & About

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April 25 Stéphane Kossmann Art Exhibition: Black & White Carpet FIAF Gallery, 22 East 60th Street Free, 11 a.m. – 6 p.m. For more than 26 years, photographer Stéphane Kossmann has captured the stars as they ascend the steps of the Palais des Festivals at the Cannes Film Festival. Kossmann’s images differ dramatically from those [&hellip
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Out & About

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April 18 Splash Week Swimming Classes Vanderbilt YMCA, 224 E. 47th St. Various Times, Free YMCA Splash Week is a free program created to help people of all ages, especially children, to learn basic swimming skills and water safety practices. Learning water safety and swimming skills helps participants to be safe in and around water. [&hellip
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UPPER EAST SIDE Easter SERVICES

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St. Jean Baptiste Catholic Church 184 East 76th Street between Lexington and Park Avenue Good Friday 12:00 p.m. Stations of the Cross 3:00 p.m. Choral Liturgy of the Lord’s Passion and Death 7:30 p.m. Choral Service of Tenebrae Holy Saturday 9:00 a.m. Simple Service of Tenebrae 7:30 p.m. The Great Vigil of Easter, Choral Liturgy [&hellip
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Ten ways to a good night’s sleep

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Getting enough sleep is an important part of maintaining overall health Healthy sleep habits can make a big difference in your quality of life. Having healthy sleep habits is often referred to as having good “sleep hygiene.” Try to keep the following sleep practices on a consistent basis: Stick to the same bedtime and wake [&hellip
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Boro Prez and others call for landmarks law reform

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West Side Manhattan Borough President Gale Brewer and representatives from the New York Landmarks Conservancy and the Historic Districts Council are calling for reforms to the city’s landmarking process. The appeal comes on the heels of the of the Landmarks Preservation Commission (LPC) declining to consider landmark status for the Rizzoli bookstore building at 31 [&hellip
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