LIC residents stage back-to-back protests against third homeless shelter in Blissville area

Congresswoman Carolyn Maloney (D-12), center, speaks in support at a protest in front of Gracie Mansion today, with residents of ...
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Blissville Forms New Civic Association in Response to Homeless Shelter Controversy, Protest at Gracie Mansion Planned

May 10, 2018 By Nathaly Pesantez Blissville, the small, remote neighborhood recently in the spotlight for an ongoing homeless shelter ...
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Origin of Fortune Cookies

As far back as the 19th century, a cookie very similar in appearance to the modern fortune cookie was made ...
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Blissville braces for homeless shelter

Blissville braces for homeless shelter Posted: Thursday, May 3, 2018 10:30 am by Michael Gannon, Editor | 0 comments Residents of ...
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Third Homeless Shelter to Open in Blissville Area

The Department of Homeless Services is set to open a third shelter in the Fairfield Inn. Blissvillians Protest - Not ...
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Blissvillian Challenges the Mayor about Homeless Hotels

A resident from Blissville calls in to The Brian Lehrer Show March 2, 2018,  to "Ask the Mayor" about the ...
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City View Inn in LIC has housed homeless since July, DHS criticized for lack of transparency

October 6, By Christian Murray The Department of Homeless Services has been housing homeless families at the City View Inn ...
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Dismantling and Lowering the Kosciuszcko Bridge Truss

Here is a time lapse over about 8 hours of the lowering of the Kosciuszcko Bridge truss on July 25th ...
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Alsop Family

From around 1640 to 1740, the Alsop family owned a large tobacco farm where Calvary Cemetery now stands. The family ...
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Blissville: A Memoir by Rebecca Cooney

Blissville: A memoir by Rebecca Cooney, Installment 1 of a 12 part series Manhattan is a backdrop to my small ...
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