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Fourth Generation Farmgirl — Discover

On her farming-and-lifestyle blog, Virginia-based Tonya shares tips on raising chickens and sheep, talks wine and travel, and tells stories from her daily life. via fourth generation farmgirl — Discover

Lou Reed Loved New York City

NEW YORK (CBSNewYork) — Lou Reed loved New York City, so it’s no surprise that a collection of everything Lou would stay here. “A will on everybody’s part to have Lou’s material be in New York, and at the library in particular,” Jonathan Hiam told 1010 WINS’ Al Jones. Hiam is the curator of American… via Lou Reed Exhibit Let’s Fans Take A Walk On … Read More Lou Reed Loved New York City

Four-Decade Career as an Anchor at WCBS

NEW YORK (WCBS 880) — In today’s Back Story, meet Cameron Swayze, who spent more than half of his four-decade career as an anchor at WCBS. Find more 50th anniversary Back Stories and other special features here, and be sure to follow the station on Facebook and Twitter. He was a one-of-a-kind talent, and former WCBS producer… via Back Stories: Former WCBS Anchor Cameron Swayze … Read More Four-Decade Career as an Anchor at WCBS

Tablets Stolen from Vegan Restaurant

NEW YORK (CBSNewYork) — Police are looking for a man who they said stole thousands of dollars from a popular vegan restaurant in Williamsburg, Brooklyn. The suspect broke in to Champs Diner on Meserole Street through a side door just before 1:30 a.m. Monday, police said. He allegedly took off with four iPads, a Galaxy tablet, an Amazon Fire… via NYPD: Man Steals $10K, Tablets … Read More Tablets Stolen from Vegan Restaurant

Me and Princess Leia’s Mom — Mitch Teemley

Originally posted on Mitch Teemley: I’ve always been in love with movies. As a kid I wanted with every fiber of my being to be Gene Kelly. To sing like him. To dance like him. But most of all, to kiss girls like him. Especially like he did Debbie Reynolds in Singin’ in the Rain.… via Me and Princess Leia’s Mom — Mitch Teemley

Kids Talk Santa Claus After Christmas Morning — CBS New York

NEW YORK (CBSNewYork) — It’s the night after the big day and Santa’s come and gone, but the magic and wonder of St. Nick is still dancing in the heads of kids all over the Tri-state area. Ask any little kid about him, and of course they’ll tell you they believe in Santa Claus. CBS2’s… via Kids Talk Santa Claus After Christmas Morning — CBS … Read More Kids Talk Santa Claus After Christmas Morning — CBS New York

First Hasidic Woman Elected To Public Office To Be Sworn In As Brooklyn Judge — CBS New York

NEW YORK (CBSNewYork) — The fist Hasidic woman elected into public office in the United States will be sworn in as a judge in Brooklyn on Thursday. Rachel Freier, a Brooklyn native, grandmother and mother of six, broke barriers after grabbing nearly 41 percent of votes in the 5th District election, beating two other competitors… via First Hasidic Woman Elected To Public Office To Be … Read More First Hasidic Woman Elected To Public Office To Be Sworn In As Brooklyn Judge — CBS New York

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