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 A Smoky Weekend in the Boston Common
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 A Smoky Weekend in the Boston Common

But not all Boston residents support the annual event, often referred to as “Hempfest”

Muslim community wins representation in state senate
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Muslim community wins representation in state senate

He believes that being Muslim will simply add a diverse perspective to the state’s legislature.

Some Puerto Ricans angered over Trump politicizing hurricane’s updated death toll
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Some Puerto Ricans angered over Trump politicizing hurricane’s updated death toll

President Trump claimed that the numbers went up “like magic.”

NYC young progressives are hopeful in defeat
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NYC young progressives are hopeful in defeat

Cynthia Nixon supporters watch the 2018 New York Democratic primary results roll in at Cafe Omar in Flatbush, Brooklyn. The restaurant hosted a watch party yesterday. Photo By Sam Eagan Young progressives at Cynthia Nixon’s Brooklyn watch party are hopeful for a progressive blue wave on Election Day. They are not letting Nixon’s double digit defeat to Gov. Andrew Cuomo […]

Doctors remember physicians who took their own lives
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Doctors remember physicians who took their own lives

The high rates of doctor suicide they believe are increasing because hospital systems severely overwork their physicians.

Brooklyn protesters say no to gentrification
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Brooklyn protesters say no to gentrification

Brooklyn is changing.

Seeking comfort in the “Truth”
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Seeking comfort in the “Truth”

   They believe the “truth” is the only real comfort for the attacks.

The Bell of Hope Continues to Bring the Community Together
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The Bell of Hope Continues to Bring the Community Together

It represents a community coming together.

9/11 “Truthers” spread their “truth” on anniversary of terrorist attack
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9/11 “Truthers” spread their “truth” on anniversary of terrorist attack

“If Building 7 is the smoking gun, if one building came down by controlled demolition, they all did.”

Mark Weng is still very grateful for surviving the September 11 terrorist attacks. He's owned this business for 22 years an it brings him "joy everyday".
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Memories of 9/11 haunt business owners

Mark Weng is grateful for surviving the September 11th terrorist attacks. Many of the customers at Footmart, the Lower Manhattan shoe store he owns, worked at the World Trade Center. Photo by Chinedu Onyemaobi Life has never been the same for Mark Weng and David Martinez, local business owners whose shoe store was near the World Trade Center. Seventeen years […]