Whitestone Times

Thursday, Nov. 5, 2009

Whitestone Times

Center for Women of New York to hold job fair

The Center for the Women of New York will host a job fair at Flushing’s Sheraton-LaGuardia East Hotel Nov. 13 that will include a panel of professional women, workshops and a fashion show. Comment.
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Bayside teacher lands prestigious award for economics work

A teacher from Flushing’s World Journalism Preparatory School who lives in Bayside was honored alongside financial and investment titans by the national Council for Economic Education during a Manhattan ceremony last week. Comment.
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Guv mulls options as state deficit grows

The state’s projected deficit has swelled to $10 billion over two years, Gov. David Paterson said last week as he again pushed a proposal to cut that gap. Comment.
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College Point church’s sanctuary to reopen after fire

On the evening of June 6, 2008, a fire engulfed the steeple of the First Reformed Church of College Point, causing major damage and closing the main sanctuary. Comment.
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Halloran defeats Kim for Council

Republican Dan Halloran won a seat on the City Council Tuesday after defeating Democrat Kevin Kim in an acrimonious race during which the candidates’ camps traded accusations of religious and racial discrimination. Comment.
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Robber in Bayside steals merchandise from Radio Shack

Police said they were still searching for a man who robbed a Bayside Radio Shack on Bell Boulevard last week, making off with several hundred dollars worth of merchandise. Comment.
Editorial

A Worthwhile Investment

Citi Field is beautiful, but after the Mets’ first complete season in their new home, has everyone who helped pay for it benefitted? On this experts and local business owners are divided. Comment.

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