Posts Tagged ‘Public Safety’

Senator Schumer: New Statue of Liberty Security Risky

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

Neighborhood Chatter New security plans for the Statue of Liberty could leave visitors vulnerable when it reopens July Fourth, New York officials said last week. Sen. Charles Schumer and Police Commissioner Raymond Kelly called for the National Park Service to reverse its plan, which calls for visitors to board boats either lower Manhattan or New Jersey and [&hellip
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Notes from the Neighborhood

Written by Megan Finnegan Bungeroth on . Posted in Notes From the Neighborhood west side spirit, West Side Spirit

Wellness for Seniors The elder support organization DOROT offers inexpensive wellness classes for seniors on the Upper West Side. This May and June, they will be holding regular sessions as well as one-time workshops to promote mental and physical health. On Tuesdays from 10–11 a.m., a licensed social worker facilitates a group chat to discuss [&hellip
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Written by admin on . Posted in Dewing Things Better, On Topic OTDT, Opinion and Column

While human-made, unnatural disasters are worse than the nature-caused kind blasting the Gulf Coast, both bring people together in a social climate when post-Boomer-agers, especially, are “normally” only involved in their own little spheres. Thanks to Judith Cutler, around 50 neighborhood people gathered quietly around the 9/11 memorial tree outside 530 E. 84th St. for [&hellip
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