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Fragile Calculus in Plans to Fix Pension Systems

NY Times - NYC News - Mon, 05/28/2012 - 04:00
Public pension funds in the United States are struggling to lower their assumed rates of return, which are criticized as too lofty in the current market environment.

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For Representative Kathy Hochul, Redistricting Raises Hurdle

NY Times - NYC News - Mon, 05/28/2012 - 04:00
Representative Kathy Hochul, a New York Democrat who pulled off an upset in a Republican district in a 2011 special election, must win over an even more conservative constituency this year.

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On Dennet Place in Brooklyn, a Tight-Knit Community

NY Times - NYC News - Mon, 05/28/2012 - 04:00
Dennet Place, a tiny lane in Brooklyn, is unknown even to many nearby residents of the Carroll Gardens neighborhood, but it is home to a tight-knit community and hobbit-size doors.

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BIG CITY; Beach Town Of Eclectics

NY Times - NYC News - Sun, 05/27/2012 - 04:00
Ginia Bellafante Big City column on Seagate, a small waterfront neighborhood of about 800 single-family homes in Coney Island; neighborhood, developed in the 1890s, has an atmosphere of both exclusivity and eclectic charm. Photos

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A Review of the North Fork Oyster Company, in Greenport

NY Times - NYC News - Sun, 05/27/2012 - 04:00
First-time restaurateurs opened the North Fork Oyster Company a year ago, and there are more than two dozen oyster farms in the East End area.

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In New York Dining, the Appeal of Exclusive and Artisanal

NY Times - NYC News - Sun, 05/27/2012 - 04:00
Much of the food-snob energy in New York will percolate this summer in street markets, festivals, food truck feedlots and underground events.

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New York Cyclists Still Waiting for a Smartphone Revolution

NY Times - NYC News - Sun, 05/27/2012 - 04:00
Currently, smartphone apps for bicyclists are wanting, but there is at least one exception, a free app called Strava.

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Beach Town of Eclectics

NY Times - NYC News - Sun, 05/27/2012 - 04:00
Sea Gate, a small waterfront neighborhood of about 800 single-family homes in Coney Island, is an exclusive enclave, but not in the usual way.

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Running for Our Creative Lives

NY Times - NYC News - Sun, 05/27/2012 - 04:00
Yes, the city supports the arts. But not its up-and-coming artists.

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Hiring Woodson the Logical Move for Knicks

NY Times - NYC News - Sat, 05/26/2012 - 04:00
Madison Square Garden has a long history of dysfunction, but the hiring of Mike Woodson as the Knicks’ coach might put a stop to that.

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Special Parking Rules in New York

NY Times - NYC News - Sat, 05/26/2012 - 04:00
Alternate-side street-cleaning regulations will be suspended in the city on Sunday and Monday.

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Bloomberg Added Home No. 11 in 2011, Records Show

NY Times - NYC News - Sat, 05/26/2012 - 04:00
The 33-acre estate in Westchester County adjoins property the New York mayor, Michael R. Bloomberg, already owns for the use of his daughter, Georgina, an accomplished equestrienne.

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A Nightclub on Fire Island Is on Track for a Rebirth

NY Times - NYC News - Sat, 05/26/2012 - 04:00
The Pavilion, a symbol of gay culture, is expected to return in its new form in time for the summer of 2013.

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With Confession in the Patz Case, the Difficult Work Begins

NY Times - NYC News - Sat, 05/26/2012 - 04:00
The confession by Pedro Hernandez in the Patz case might seem like it would be ideal for detectives, but now they must try to prove that he did what he said he did.

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This Is How We Ride

NY Times - NYC News - Sat, 05/26/2012 - 04:00
Bikes can transform our world and make it better. New Yorkers are about to see how.

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Andrew Dinwiddie and Michelle Ellsworth at Danspace Project

NY Times - NYC News - Sat, 05/26/2012 - 04:00
Andrew Dinwiddie and Michelle Ellsworth are scrutinizing the act of transformation in two virtuosic solos at Danspace Project.

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The Cleveland Orchestra at Carnegie Hall

NY Times - NYC News - Sat, 05/26/2012 - 04:00
The Cleveland Orchestra, conducted by Franz Welser-Möst, showed its command of Strauss, as well as of Shostakovich, in concerts at Carnegie Hall.

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The Danger in School Spending Cuts

NY Times - NYC News - Sat, 05/26/2012 - 04:00
New York’s cuts in education spending hurt students and ultimately the state’s economy.

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Tomás Saraceno’s ‘Cloud City,’ on the Met’s Roof

NY Times - NYC News - Sat, 05/26/2012 - 04:00
The interactive Tomás Saraceno sculpture “Cloud City,” on the roof of the Met, is the latest example of scientific-based fun-house formalism.

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Susan Stroman’s ‘Double Feature,’ With City Ballet

NY Times - NYC News - Sat, 05/26/2012 - 04:00
New York City Ballet presented the choreographer Susan Stroman’s “Double Feature” at the David H. Koch Theater.

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