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Veterans job fair helps vets find a career
The Iraq and Afghanistan Veterans of America (IAVA) and Advertising Week put on the fair, which featured around 20 employers.
Quirky capitalism art work on display at Times Square
Two digital scoreboards labeled ‘true’ and ‘false’ glowed red underneath the bright lights of ‘capitalism,’ beckoning onlookers to cast a vote at an erected podium before the sign.
Suits and job training offer hope to veterans
In 1980 veteran, Nelson Quinones, was rushing to get to the car repair company where he worked when he was […]
Celebrating gay marriage on Constitution Day
“We just want equal rights.”
9/11 Anniversary: Firefighters shut out of memorial service
Limited space has allowed only victims’ families to take part in the service/
9/11 Anniversary: Art therapy aids the sick
Their art offers them a creative release for the trauma they experienced on that horrific day and the health problems they continue to battle now.
9/11 Anniversary: Memories of discarded shoes
For three local business owners working near the World Trade Center on September 11, shoes became a symbol ingrained in their experience and memory of that day.
9/11 Anniversary: In the midst of loss, a friendship is born
Tight security and a heavy police presence surrounded New York City’s financial district, as thousands commemorated the 12th anniversary of […]
9/11 Anniversary: Commemorative flags and baseball caps for sale
“We’re getting flack for selling stuff, but we’re not the Taliban,” said one vendor Anne Ellis.
NYC Primary: de Blasio is the clear winner, but a runoff looms
Whichever candidate wins the primary is likely to be elected NYC's next mayor in November and the city’s first Democratic leader in 20 years.