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Friday, December 27 REgeneration Art Project at Columbus Circle Columbus Circle All day/night, Free The eight foot snails are part of the REgeneration Art Project and are made of recyclable plastic obtained from landfills. The snails are a creation of the Cracking Art Group consisting of six international artists. The Group’s intention is to change [&hellip
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Toy delivery at Ryan Center

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The William F. Ryan Community Health Center held its annual Toy Party for about 2,000 of their young patients. The event, held at Amsterdam Ave. and 99th Street on Dec. 7, featured toy deliveries from Santa and Mrs. Claus and songs from the New York City Housing Authority Youth Chorus. For 46 years, the Ryan [&hellip
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Friday, December 20 Caroling on the steps West Park Presbyterian Church, 165 West 86th Street 6:30-7:30 p.m. Free Join to sing sing holiday favorites religious and secular on the Amsterdam Avenue steps! All are welcome. westparkpresbyterian.org Ethics in Film – Twelve Angry Men (1957) New York Society for Ethical Culture, 2 West 64th Street, at [&hellip
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Letter to the Editor

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Re: “Verdi Square Quality of Life Issues Raise a Red Flag” To The Editor: The problems of Verdi Square are not about a red flag but whose flag. Are the problems there under the control of the New York City Parks Department, The MTA or the NYPD? Those who use the park or the subway [&hellip
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Friday, Decemeber 13 The Big Apple Circus Benefits Citymeals-on-Wheels Damrosh Park on 30 Lincoln Center Plaza 6:30 p.m. $35 – $175 100 percent of all tickets purchased for this show will benefit Citymeals-on-Wheels and provide thousands of frail, homebound elderly New Yorkers with a lifeline of nutritious home-delivered meals and companionship. Performances by high-flying trapeze [&hellip
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HOLIDAY LISTINGS

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The Nutcracker Dance Conservatory Performance Project’s Nutcracker The Knickerbocker Suite (Manhattan Movement & Arts Center, 248 West 60th Street between Amsterdam and West End Avenues) Fridays, December 13 and 20 at 7pm; Saturdays, December 14 and 21 at 3 and 7pm; Sundays, December 15 and 22 at 3pm $25 for adults, $20 for students Kwanzaa [&hellip
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Upper West Siders Raise Money for Typhoon Survivors

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Manhattan elected officials, political clubs and neighborhood and community groups came together last Tuesday night to raise more than $11,000 for the survivors of Typhoon Haiyan in the Philippines. The event, West Siders Coming Together: A Benefit for Typhoon Haiyan, started as a small Upper West Side event spearheaded by Community Free Democrats, Congressman Jerry [&hellip
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Friday, December 6 An Irish Christmas: A Musical Solstice Celebration Donaghy Theatre, Irish Arts Center, 553 West 51st Street 8 p.m. $60 Ring in the holiday season with this musical celebration now in its seventh year. Each year, audiences have listened to this event that features songs like “The January Man,” “Christmas in the Trenches,” [&hellip
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