Community Involvement

Announcement

Please, note that The City Island Civic Association meets on the last Tuesday of every month (except December) at the City Island Community Center, 190 Fordham Street. Meetings start at 7:30 p.m.

All residents of City Island who wish to bring concerns are always welcomed.

Paying your dues is also important, so please try to stay current if you can!

Supreme Court Rules on Ethics

News

Conflicts of interest are as much a routine a part of government meetings as the US Pledge of Allegiance.
However, full disclosure and abstention by many politicians? Well, not so much.

A Monday ruling by the U.S. Supreme Court, which overturned a State of Nevada Supreme Court decision that had gutted state ethics law, may go a long way to change that.

It now appears that our politicians, including those here on New York will have to straighten up and fly right!

Screening of "Secrets of New York"

Attraction

SECRETS OF NEW YORK premieres on NYC life TV channel 25 on Tuesday, June 21 at 8:30 pm. Episodes will also be available to view on nyc.gov/vod and on the NYC Media app (available for download on iTunes).

Mark Twain and The "N" Word

News

That "N" Word covered on 60 MINUTES
A Southern publisher's sanitized edition of "Huckleberry Finn" that replaces the N-word with "slave" over 200 times is the focal point for a debate on the use of the controversial word in American society. Byron Pitts reports. Watch it now.

NYC WINDY CITY TV NEWS

News

Eyewitness News Reporter Hangs On In Windy Live Shot

WABC-TV 7 Reporter Darla Miles was doing a live shot yesterday in sizzling New York City — where Thursday’s high temperature was 95 degrees — but as a storm-front came through, temperatures dropped, and so did Miles when a strong gust of wind blew in.

What a trooper. The ABC O&O reports that neither Miles nor the crew were injured. But it was enough for Miles to become the news, when the station re-aired the moment on the 11 O’Clock show.

City Island Theater Group AUDITIONS

Announcement

CITG announces auditions for Peggy the Pint Sized Pirate by D. M. Bocaz-Larson.

Peggy is a little pirate who wants to sail the seas but is always picked last for a crew. But when the other pirates are captured by a sea monster, it's up to Peggy to save the day.

Seeking:

PEGGY - a small pirate who sets out to rescue the pirates from a sea monster

SCUMMY - young pirate who says mean things to PEGGY

BOB - the Brave can be either gender (Bob can be short for Roberta). One of the mean pirates picks on PEGGY.

SUE - the Smelly can be changed to Sam. Another mean pirate.

MAVS Best HEAT

News

The Dallas MAVS showed that Superstars don't win the game alone, teamwork does. Get out of the Kitchen, if you cant stand that Miami HEAT.

# Mavs win first NBA title, oust Heat | Highlights

City Island, The Major Motion Picture

Attraction

VIDEO
Andy Garcia on GDLA

Veteran actor Andy Garcia drops by "Good Day LA" to
talk about his new indie movie "City Island".

VIDEO
City Island

City Island starring Alan Arkin, Andy Garcia, Emily
Mortimer, Steven Strait, Julianna Margulies.

City Island (2009) - IMDb

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Rating: 7.5/10 - from 9,357 users
Directed by Raymond De Felitta. Starring Andy Garcia, Julianna Margulies, Steven Strait. The Rizzos, a family who doesn't share their habits, aspirations, and careers with one another, find... See full summary »

Que Viva Puerto Rico

News

Puerto Rican Pride On Full Display This Weekend-

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65th Annual TONY AWARDS

News

NYC's Tony Awards featured song and dance, made fun of the troubled “Spider-Man” musical and a fake showdown with Hugh Jackman. The star-studded show was carried live from the Beacon Theater @ 8P on CBS

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