New York City
In July 2007, a New York City councilman proposed setting up a municipal identity system for New York City residents similar to the New Haven plan. However, after opposition developed the proposal was shelved.
... Like many other cities in the US, New York City faces a supermarket shortage that is closely linked to health epidemics ... At the request of the Mayor’s office, the Department of City Planning studied supermarket need in the city and, in April 2008, found a widespread shortage of supermarkets ... for the facts that diabetes now affects over 700,000 people in New York City, over 1.1 million New Yorkers are obese, and another 2 million are ...
... On July 30, 2012 CHESS was presented in concert at La Guardia Arts/Lincoln Center for one night only ... The cast included Broadway veterans Robert Cuccioli (Jekyll Hyde, Les Misérables, Spider-Man), Natascia Diaz (Capeman, Man of La Mancha), Drew Sarich (Les Misérables, Lestat, Rocky), and Tamra Hayden (Les Misérables, Phantom of the Opera, Cabaret), who had previouysly appeared together in Jacques Brel is Alive and Well and Living in Paris ...
... the largest film festival in the USA, regularly showing over 400 films in a month across the city ... Tribeca Film Festival, Austin Film Festival, New York Film Festival, Montreal World Film Festival, and Vancouver International Film Festival are also major festivals in North America ... Film Festival, Austin Film Festival, Austin's South by Southwest, New York City's Tribeca Film Festival and Slamdance Film Festival are all considered significant festivals for independent film ...
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“The movies were my textbooks for everything else in the world. When it wasnt, I altered it. If I saw a college, I would see only cheerleaders or blonds. If I saw New York City, I would want to go to the slums Id seen in the movies, where the tough kids played. If I went to Chicago, Id want to see the brawling factories and the gangsters.”
—Jill Robinson (b. 1936)
“I come from the city of Boston,
The home of the bean and the cod,”
—John Collins Bossidy (18601928)
“To deny the need for comprehensive child care policies is to deny a realitythat theres been a revolution in American life. Grandma doesnt live next door anymore, Mom doesnt work just because shed like a few bucks for the sugar bowl.”
—Editorial, The New York Times (September 6, 1983)