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A New Executive Order

Nov 30, 1999

 While walking back home from work, Chris Un was harassed by two men who shouted, threw soft drinks and threatened to hurt him. Un thought about calling the police, but


Time To Pull The Plug

Nov 30, 1999

The New York Post Editorial August 17, 2005 Wednesday TIME TO PULL THE PLUG The Uniformed Firefighters Association's decision yesterday to withdraw support for the World Trade Center Memorial Foundation, citing two


No loft lost

Nov 01, 1999

Loft-dwellers again found themselves political pawns in the Albany budget battle. The Loft Law, first passed in 1982, allows artists to live legally in commercial loft spaces in the City.


Waiting for a sign

Nov 01, 1999

 The Topic: "Elections" refers to the processes through which candidates appeal to the citizenry, and the citizenry chooses who among those candidates will represent them. Also known as: the