Notes Fron The Neighborhood: Free Dental Van for Kids

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teeth   April 18 and April 25, the NYU College of Dentistry Mobile Dental Care van will be available for Upper West Side children. It will be parked outside P.S. 84 at 32 W. 92nd St., and P.S. 84 students can visit the van between 10 a.m. and 2:30 p.m. for free dental services. Other children [&hellip
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Notes From THe Neighborhood: Titanic Anniversary Performance

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Titanic   Compiled by Megan Bungeroth & Josh Rogers Marking the 100th anniversary of the sinking of the Titanic on Thursday, April 12 at 8:30 p.m., a new original play will premiere at Lincoln Center’s David Rubenstein Atrium, 61 W. 62nd St. The free show follows the survivors of the ship’s tragic mid-Atlantic iceberg crash. Parts [&hellip
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Notes Form the Neighborhhod: A Slam Dunk For A Good Cause

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Nathan Warszawski shoots for two points to raise funds for the Strong Kids Campaign during the Second annual Basketball Shootout Contest at the west side YMCA March 31st. Participants earned points be making baskets, with the most points winning a prize, as did the child who collected the most pledges
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Notes From THe Neighborhood: Transitional Housing Fundraiser

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  TRANSITIONAL HOUSING FUNDRAISER Compiled by Megan Bungeroth & Josh Rogers The Settlement Housing Fund and Department of Housing, Preservation and Development Commissioner Mathew Wambua will mark the five-year anniversary of a semipermanent transitional housing building on the Upper West Side, with a tour and reception this Thursday, April 12. The residence, called Semiperm, houses [&hellip
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Notes From The Neighborhood: New Political Education Program

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cunylogo The Silberman School of Social Work at Hunter College and the Latino Leadership Institute have jointly announced the creation of new program aimed at educating New Yorkers on how elections and political campaigns function in the city. The program will offer classes on campaign finance, ethics, field operations, petitions, electoral strategy, turn out the vote, [&hellip
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Notes From The Neighborhood: Macy’s Says No The East Side

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Courtesy of John Dalton On Monday, not long after Brooklyn politicians rallied to bring the Fourth of July fireworks back to the East River, Macy’s said it would stay on the Hudson this year. “Macy’s Fireworks will take place on the Hudson River, with barges positioned between 18th and 48th streets providing two miles of public viewing space,” said [&hellip
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Notes From the Neighborhood: Preservationists Target UWS Site

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powerhouse Compiled by Megan Bungeroth & Josh Rogers The Preservation League of New York, a statewide group, has added the IRT Powerhouse building on West 59th Street and 11th Avenue to its “Seven to Save” list of historic sites it will push to preserve by achieving landmark status or securing other means of assured preservation. Local [&hellip
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Tapped In: Notes from the Neighborhood

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Compiled by Megan Bungeroth ESPAILLAT GUNNING FOR CONGRESS Several weeks ago, State Sen. Adriano Espaillat denied any interest in running in a primary against Rep. Charlie Rangel, who currently occupies the northern Manhattan congressional seat, in an interview with City & State. “He’s a well-liked guy and he’s a legend. It’s tough to run against [&hellip
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Notes from the Neighborhood

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NeighborhoodChatter Compiled by Sean Creamer & Megan Bungeroth SHAKESPEARE’S LADIES Just about all of Shakespeare’s characters are iconic symbols of the human condition, and the same can be said of the heroines within his tales. The experimental Shakespeare ensemble Dark Lady Players will be performing Shakespeare’s Annunciation parodies Sunday, March 25, at 5 p.m. at West-Park Presbyterian Church, 165 W. 86th St. The event is free to attend and [&hellip
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Notes from the Neighborhood

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Ahigial Lee Zhou plays chess at the P.S. 6 Chess Tournament 2012 on March 11. Compiled by Megan Bungeroth and Grace Ragi HOSPITAL APPOINTS LGBT HEALTH LEADER Beth Israel Medical Center announced this week the appointment of nationally recognized LGBT health expert Barbara E.Warren, PsyD, as director of its newly established LGBT Health Services program. Warren will work to develop partnerships between the hospital and local LGBT organizations and continue [&hellip
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