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Editorial September 17, 2015  RSS feed
Homeless need more than tracking
     When the Police Department introduced CompStat more than 20 years ago, it was designed to help the NYPD keep better track of where and how much crime was occurring in the city and how best to deploy the resources to stop it. 
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Pope brings grace to the States
     New York City will be graced in every sense of the word next week when Pope Francis arrives for a brief stop during his first visit to the United States.  Since ascending to the papacy in 2013, Francis has done a tremendous job working to inspire change within the Catholic Church while extending a vision of mercy and compassion for the people. 
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SNAP
      Visitors to Saturday’s Honey Fest 2015 in Rockaway Beach came face to face with a real bee colony.
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Street Talk
WHAT PART OF POPE FRANCIS’ VISIT TO NEW YORK ARE YOU MOST EXCITED ABOUT?
     
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A LOOK BACK
       Bars looked very different at the turn of the 20th century. Here is a picture of Fogarty’s Saloon, which stood at the corner of Cypress and Cooper avenues in Ridgewood, as it looked in 1906. At the time, many local drinking holes served beer exclusively from local breweries. In Fogarty’s case, J.
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