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  • CB8 September Full Board Meeting

    LAST UPDATE 10:25 PM ET - 9/22/2021
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      And the meeting continues to approve resolutions from past meetings. That's all for tonight.

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  • 3-K or No-K? CB8 Board Debates District Needs and Budget Priorities

    LAST UPDATE 09:43 PM ET - 9/21/2021
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      The full preliminary district needs statement and expense budget is approved and the meeting adjourned. Full approval will be held at the October CB8 Board meeting on the 20th.

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  • Morning, UES: Blood Center backers claim race is at heart of opposition

    LAST UPDATE 09:42 AM ET - 9/10/2021
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      Today: High: 73 / Low: 63☀️ Headlines from down the block and around the city for today, Friday, Sept 10: 🇺🇸 The 20th anniversary of the 9/11 attacks is Saturday. Families will read the names of those they lost in a remembrance at ground zero… https://abc7ny.com/911-20th-anniversary-2021-nyc-epicenters-never-forget/11010757/ … and thousands of vulnerable 9/11 first responders have contracted COVID https://www.thecity.nyc/2021/9/9/22665844/covid-death-toll-sept-11-responders-survivors-grows 😷 The city will start enforcing its mandatory indoor vaccine mandate on Monday (more than 33% of city residents are NOT vaccinated) https://www.nydailynews.com/news/politics/new-york-elections-government/ny-nyc-de-blasio-covid-vaccine-mandate-fines-20210909-bjuewtpbv5aunddjglgsoryvjm-story.html 🎃 The Village Halloween Parade is going on as planned this year … IF organizers can raise $150K in the next 3 weeks 😬 https://gothamist.com/arts-entertainment/2021-village-halloween-parade 🏙 Labor-backed supporters of the controversial UES Blood Center are turning up the volume - and claiming much of the opposition to the tower has racial undertones https://patch.com/new-york/upper-east-side-nyc/supporters-blood-center-tower-step-lobbying-ahead-vote

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  • No damage to esplanade after Ida and Henri; sinkholes and barriers at Carl Schurz Park are still concerns.

    LAST UPDATE 08:02 PM ET - 9/9/2021
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      And that's it! Meeting adjourned!

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  • NYC in a state of emergency after historic flooding

    LAST UPDATE 08:40 AM ET - 9/2/2021
      The latest weather for New York City.
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  • Kathy Hochul is sworn in and becomes 1st female governor of NY

    LAST UPDATE 08:45 AM ET - 8/24/2021
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  • Cuomo impeachment investigation will be suspended

    LAST UPDATE 02:28 PM ET - 8/13/2021
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      The suspension will take effect once Cuomo, who resigned following a sexual harassment scandal, leaves office effective 8/25.

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  • Vaccines will be required for indoor dining, gyms and some venues in NYC

    LAST UPDATE 10:43 AM ET - 8/3/2021
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      NEW: NYC will require proof of #vaccination for indoor dining, gyms and some venues starting this month, the mayor said today.

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  • Manhattan Borough president rejects Blood Center proposal

    LAST UPDATE 10:25 AM ET - 7/29/2021
      The city Planning Commission is holding a public hearing on the Blood Center proposal on Thursday.
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  • Woman attacked on subway platform at Grand Central

    LAST UPDATE 04:55 PM ET - 7/21/2021
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      Police are searching for a suspect who punched a woman, 60, while she was walking on the No. 7 subway platform at 10:13 p.m. on July 15. (tw: video below released by police does not show the point of impact)

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