| Mar 5, 2012
| 9:59 AM
A group of atheists erected controversial billboards in predominantly Jewish and Muslim communities Monday, where the messages are written in Hebrew and Arabic and claim that God is a "myth."
According to the American Atheists website, the billboards...
| Mar 15, 2012
| 8:54 AM
Eastern Virginia AIDS Network (EVAN) has been awarded $5,000 in grant money from Broadway Cares/Equity Fights AIDS, based in New York City. This national grant is designated for food service and meal delivery programs
Broadway Cares / Equity Fights...
| Mar 20, 2012
| 7:03 AM
The N.Y.P.D. stop and frisk program policy has been controversial in minority communities from the start leading to protests and arrests, but now the New York Civil Liberties Union is coming out with a report saying the policy was leveled on gentrifying...
| Mar 22, 2012
| 3:07 AM
The practice of NYPD officers stopping and frisking people, whether or not they've committed a crime, is squarely in the spotlight now that the New York Civil Liberties Union, or NYCLU, has compiled a list of the ten police precincts where the practice is...
| Mar 24, 2012
| 8:00 PM
Nauticus and Virginia Stage Company are teaming up to present "Swingtime Salute, An On-Deck Revue," this summer.
Performances of the World War II-era song and dance show will take place May 31 through July 8 on the deck of the Battleship Wisconsin in...
| Mar 26, 2012
| 10:26 AM
An 11-year-old girl was hospitalized Monday after running into a moving city bus, officials said.
According to authorities, the incident happened along Lorimer Street in the Williamsburg section of Brooklyn sometime after 9:30 a.m.
Witnesses say the...
| Mar 28, 2012
| 3:31 PM
Elaine Karp-Gelernter, a retired Veterans Affairs psychologist who was also a textile artist, died of complications from pneumonia March 20 at Sinai Hospital. The Mount Washington resident was 78.
She was the daughter of Polish immigrants who ran a...
| Mar 30, 2012
| 7:46 AM
Forget that third cup of coffee. Here's a track to give your Friday afternoon a brain-rattling burst of energy. OFF! is a sort of supergroup, but not the boring kind. This is a punk-rock band with velocity, songwriting chops and subversive vision.
| Apr 3, 2012
| 6:49 AM
A 10-year-old boy is listed in stable condition after being wounded by a stray bullet. The shooting started around 11 p.m. Monday night in front of a store at 403 Broadway in the Williamsburg section of Brooklyn.
Witnesses say it all started with an...
| Aug 26, 2011
| 3:44 PM
Title: Headmaster, Arthur I. Meyer Jewish Academy,West Palm Beach.
Other job experience: Former instructor in California, Ohio and Central Florida; former school administrator in Ohio, Arizona, California and Central Florida; former rosh...
| Sep 24, 2011
| 10:00 PM
Energy-efficient living knows no age or lifestyle, according to the Hampton Roads Green Building Council.
If you use a refrigerator, flush a toilet or wash clothes, you can learn how to use less and save more when you take the council's free, self-guided...