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Manhattan (New York City)

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  • Wounded warrior's story to benefit veterans

     Wounded warrior's story to benefit veterans
    In April 2012, U.S. Army Staff Sergeant Travis Mills was on patrol with the 82nd Airborne in Afghanistan when he stepped on an improvised explosive device. The former high school football, basketball and baseball captain woke up on his 25th birthday...
  • Ken Burns: Central Park Five $40 Mil Settlement Brings 'Closure'

    Ken Burns, co-director of the PBS documentary pic "The Central Park Five," said a potential $40 million settlement in the case of the five men who were wrongfully imprisoned for beating and raping a female jogger will bring "closure" to a painful...
  • Frankfort police reports: Minor drinking, radio ripped from boat, and more

    Frankfort police reports: Minor drinking, radio ripped from boat, and more
    The following items were taken from police reports: A 15-year-old Mokena boy was charged with violating local ordinances against maliciously damaging property and underage consumption of alcohol June 7 on the 21300 block of Bramble Drive. Unspecified...
  • Barbecued Red Mullet with Warm Fennel Salad and Oranges

    Barbecued Red Mullet with Warm Fennel Salad and Oranges
    There is nothing quite comparable to whole grilled fish with a warm seasonal salad on a summer evening. My Barbecued Red Mullet with Warm Fennel Salad and Oranges is exactly that. These fish have a distinctive flavor that contrasts perfectly the acidic...
  • 9/11 museum a powerful reminder of the unthinkable

    9/11 museum a powerful reminder of the unthinkable
    There is a long list of things that the newly opened National September 11 Memorial Museum doesn't accomplish, or doesn't fully accomplish. It doesn't deal much with the messy, ongoing aftermath of the attacks of that day. It doesn't present the world's...
  • New York Legislature passes medical marijuana bill

    New York on Friday became the 23rd state to pass a bill legalizing medical marijuana, and the governor is expected to sign it. The legislation comes 18 years after the first medical marijuana bill was proposed in the state Assembly and after a week of...
  • New York close to settling Central Park jogger case, reportedly for $40 million

    New York close to settling Central Park jogger case, reportedly for $40 million
    A proposed settlement of the civil rights suit brought by five men falsely imprisoned in the Central Park jogger case has gone to the New York comptroller’s office, a key step on the route to final approval. The proposed settlement of the racially...
  • Gerry Goffin, songwriting partner of Carole King, dies at 75

    Gerry Goffin, songwriting partner of Carole King, dies at 75
    Lyricist Gerry Goffin, whose songwriting partnership in the early 1960s with then-wife Carole King yielded some of the most indelible hits of the era, died Thursday at home in Los Angeles, said his wife, Michelle Goffin. He was 75. Michele Goffin said...
  • From the Boathouse: Kicking off summer on the East Coast

    Ahoy from the Big Apple, and welcome to the official start of summer! I am visiting New York City to attend Talkers New York 2014, which is a gathering for those active in the radio industry. Receptions, guest speakers and panel discussions are planned...
  • Plans for residence in Plainfield Township hit snag over zoning

    Plans for residence in Plainfield Township hit snag over zoning
    Plainfield Township Highway Commissioner Sam Reichert needs some help from county officials so he can live in an industrially zoned area. Reichert plans to finish off a residence on a 2-acre parcel he owns in Plainfield Township off 143rd Street. With...
  • Former USC star Matt Leinart lists Manhattan Beach house for sale

    Former USC star Matt Leinart lists Manhattan Beach house for sale
    Matt Leinart, the former Heisman Trophy-winning quarterback and Southern California football star, has called an audible on his Manhattan Beach home, listing the three-story residence for sale at $2.059 million. Nestled among a crowd of beach dwellings,...