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09/09 - 11/25
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10/20
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10/20
The Police Athletic League’s Ninth Annual Real Estate & Construction Luncheon

10/21
United Neighborhood Houses to Host 2014 Annual Benefit: New Yorkers Who Make a Difference

10/21
The Dignity of Family Life Award Dinner

10/22
4th Annual Brooklyn Food & Heritage Awards to Benefit BHS

10/22
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10/22
Benefit for Special Kids - Staten Island Mental Health Society

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10/28
Vanderheyden Oktoberfest

American Cancer Society Says Budget Cuts Could Cost Lives PDF Print E-mail
Thursday, 07 March 2013 01:50

The American Cancer Society said that the across-the-board federal cuts that went into effect this month and the proposed New York spending reductions could cost residents in the state their lives. Federal cuts alone will mean 1,670 fewer free screenings for breast and cervical cancer for New York women who have no health insurance. The federal cuts amount to a 5 percent drop in cancer screenings in New York, and Gov. Andrew Cuomo's proposed budget would add a 10 percent cut to the program. Read more in the Times Union.

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