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Bartow Pell Mansion Museum

Submitted by ub on Wed, 10/12/2011 - 09:13

Friday, October 14-Sunday, October 16

12:00-4:00 p.m.

Enjoy free guided tours and special programs at BPMM.

The Historic House Trust Festival, New York City History Never Tasted So Good, and openhousenewyork weekends are celebrated in all five boroughs, all weekend long. See all the events here and here.

High Time for Low Tea

Friday, October 14Low Tea

4:30 p.m.

Saturday, October 15

4:30 p.m.

Headlines 10/12/11

Submitted by ub on Wed, 10/12/2011 - 08:16
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IRAN MURDER PLOT. Foiled But Not Forgotten.

OBAMA JOBS BILL. Jammed By GOP.

UAW AGREEMENT. With Chrysler Workers.

ALABAMA IMMIGRATION. Hispanics on Strike.

GOP DEBATE. Cain Shows He's Able.

ARAGON ORCHESTRA - LIVE FROM NYC

Submitted by ub on Wed, 10/12/2011 - 00:51

Tonight's concerts featured Orquesta Aragón, traveling from their native Cuba to New York to recreate the ambiance of some of the top dance halls of the 20th century, like the Palladium, the Village Gate, Havana San Juan and the Corso. These venues consistently drew diverse crowds dancing to the sounds of Latin luminaries, including Tito Puente, Celia Cruz, Machito, Beny Moré, and La Lupe.

NYBG Spooky Nighttime Adventure

Submitted by ub on Tue, 10/11/2011 - 18:59

Saturdays, October 22 & 29, 6–7:30 p.m.
Grab a flashlight and explore the eerie sculptures of the Adventure Garden after dark. Trick-or-treat along the paths, and decorate a pumpkin to take home.

Non-Member $20/Member $15
Advance tickets recommended. Get tickets.
0911-Bugs-and-Brews-120x120.jpgBugs and Brews: Halloween Fun for Grown-ups
Friday, October 28, 7–9 p.m.

$1 MILLION ENGINE FOR SUNY ENGINEERING PROGRAM

Submitted by ub on Tue, 10/11/2011 - 18:42

ON WEDNESDAY, OCTOBER 12, AT 4 PM, STATE UNIVERSITY OF NEW YORK MARITIME COLLEGE, THROGGS NECK, BRONX, NEW YORK CITY (www.sunymaritime.edu) WILL HOLD A GALA UNVEILING CEREMONY TO MARK THE DONATION OF A $1 MILLION DIESEL ENGINE TO THE COLLEGE’S ENGINEERING DEPARTMENT FROM WARTSILA CORPORTION, OF HOUSTON, TEXAS. www.wartsila.com

THE HUNTINGTON FREE LIBRARY AND READING ROOM

Submitted by ub on Tue, 10/11/2011 - 18:17

"Brookgreen Gardens and the Bronx: Connected by Sculpture" presented by Robin R. Salmon, Vice President for Collections and Curator of Sculpture, Brookgreen Gardens.

TOUR DE BRONX 2011

Submitted by ub on Tue, 10/11/2011 - 17:59
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October 12, Bronx Borough President Ruben Diaz Jr. will officially launch the 17th annual “Tour De Bronx,” the largest free cycling event in New York State.

Participants will have the opportunity to see Bronx historic districts, vibrant neighborhoods, beautiful waterfront and great greenways while enjoying a 40- or 25-mile bike ride.

Occupy Wall Street Moves Uptown

Submitted by ub on Tue, 10/11/2011 - 10:15

Occupy Wall Street protesters to parade against ending millionaire tax. The Occupy Wall Street protesters are now calling their supporters to occupy main street and to get in the face of some of New York's richest tycoons.

The so called Millionaires March will take their parade to the homes or lobbies of five of NYC's wealthiest residents, including David Koch, Rupert Murdoch, Jamie Dimon and others.

Headlines 10/11/11

Submitted by ub on Tue, 10/11/2011 - 09:38
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OCCUPY MAIN STREET. NY Billionaires Parade.

UNDERWEAR BOMBER. Detroit Trial Begins.

GOP DEBATE. Next Stop, New Hampshire.

OBAMA JOBS BILL. Test Vote Today.

NBA SEASON. Cancellation Danger