International Holocaust Remembrance Day on the Community Relations Corner

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DiNapoli: Feds Must Step Up or NYC Metro Region Faces End of Public Transit As We Know It

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ALBANY, NY — November 22, 2020 — New York State Comptroller Thomas P. DiNapoli last week released the following statement  in response to the Metropolitan Transportation Authority’s release of its November budget and financial plan: “Our regional transit system is on the edge of a precipice. Without a significant infusion of federal funds, the region faces service cuts in 2021 …

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Transit Workers Union President Utano; International President Samuelson: “We Choose to Fight”

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ZEISS of White Plains, NY Announced the ZEISS SCOPEs Grant for K-12 Science Teachers in Putnam / Rockland and Westchester Counties, Bergen County, and Fairfield County

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WHITE PLAINS, NY and YONKERS, NY — November 18, 2020 — Many teachers across the country are facing the new challenge of educating students through remote learning. The need for creative lesson planning is particularly acute in science classrooms because of the need for hands-on laboratories or live demonstrations that supplement traditional lectures.   In order to help teachers and …

eHeziZEISS of White Plains, NY Announced the ZEISS SCOPEs Grant for K-12 Science Teachers in Putnam / Rockland and Westchester Counties, Bergen County, and Fairfield County

Yonkers High Schooler Regina Potenza Among Student Leaders of “The Great Ignatius Challenge” Fighting Hunger

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“The Great Ignatian Challenge” Returns Nine Jesuit High Schools Launch their Annual Thanksgiving Food Drive Competition to Fill Local Area Food Banks with Much Needed Provisions in this Year of Unprecedented Hardships  Inspired by the Students’ Spirit Spirit of Giving, Donor Pledges Up to $250,000 to Offset COVID-19 Expenses Incurred by the Participating Schools NEW YORK, NY — November 14, 2020 —  Nine …

eHeziYonkers High Schooler Regina Potenza Among Student Leaders of “The Great Ignatius Challenge” Fighting Hunger

New York Online Bar Exam: A Hit or a Miss
By ANNA SEVCHIK

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NEW YORK, NY — October 26, 2020 — New York was one of the first states to administer the online bar exam in the country’s history. Whether the exam was a success or not will depend on whom you ask.  According to the Bar examiners, the New York BAR exam was quite successful. In fact, Judith Gundersen, the NCBE president, …

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By ANNA SEVCHIK

Mask Up America
By BILLY CRYSTAL

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By BILLY CRYSTAL

Yom Kippur, May You Be Sealed in the Book of Life
By PAMELA GELLER

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On this highest of holy days, we wish you G’mar hatimah tovah, may you be sealed for a good year. Have a safe and easy fast. Yom Kippur—the Day of Atonement—is considered the most important holiday in the Jewish faith. Falling in the month of Tishrei, it marks the culmination of the 10 Days of Awe, a period of introspection …

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By PAMELA GELLER

Engel Introduces Resolution Calling for Greater Racial Diversity in Clinical Trials

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WASHINGTON, DC — September 21, 2020 — Congressman Eliot L. Engel (NY-16), a top Member of the Energy & Commerce Committee’s health panel, introduced a resolution today, supported by 19 Members of Congress, calling on federal agencies to take action to promote racial and ethnic diversity in clinical trials for COVID-19 treatments, vaccines, and diagnostics. “The COVID-19 pandemic has disproportionately …

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Up the Down Police Presence
By DENIS DREW

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CHICAGO, IL — July 21, 2020 — New York cutting its police budget (90% personnel costs) by 1/6 harkens me to the 70s when a no longer bridgeable budget gap forced laying off 1/3 of officers.  To bolster police presence on the street back then, anti-crime units were ordered to patrol in uniform. Our local guys patrolled in the same …

TribuneUp the Down Police Presence
By DENIS DREW