New Neurophysiology Lab

Submitted by ub on Thu, 11/10/2011 - 21:27

NY State Senator Jeffrey D. Klein (D-Bronx/ Westchester) will join administrators and faculty members of Albert Einstein College of Medicine of Yeshiva University to officially open their new Cognitive Neurophysiology Laboratory on Friday, November 11th. Several pieces of equipment, including advanced electroencephalogram (EEG) systems,stimulus delivery equipment and specialized video recording devices, were purchased through a $1 million capital grant that Klein secured in the 2009-
2010 budget cycle.

Senator Klein, Dr. Allen Spiegel, Dean, Ruth Gottesman, Chair

11/11/11 CIVILITY DAY

Submitted by ub on Thu, 11/10/2011 - 20:59

Make a bet, a wish, begin a new friendship, or just do something nice for someone at 11:11 on the 11th day of the 11th month of 2011. All over the world, many people are planning to mark the triple convergence of 11s, hoping it will bring them good fortune or at least try something new. I plan to buy 11 lottery tickets (each, of course, including the number 11). At precisely at 11:11 a.m...

Some folks seem to think that on 11/11 magic will happen, things may come true, it could happen to you, or me, or all of US.

RALLY TO KEEP POST OFFICE OPEN

Submitted by ub on Thu, 11/10/2011 - 18:35

Congressman Joe Crowley will hold a rally to save Bronx post offices. Crowley, along with other elected officials, union representatives, and concerned citizens are expected to call on USPS to keep Co-op City’s Einstein and Dreiser Loop open.

VETERANS DAY CELEBRATION

Submitted by ub on Thu, 11/10/2011 - 13:01
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City Island and communities all around this great country are honoring the brave men and women who have served this wonderful nation in times of war and peace. Through public ceremonies, parades, and celebrations or private prayers and reflection, Americans will make known their gratitude to those who have sacrificed so much for our country.

This is also a reminder that honoring our veterans shouldn't be limited to just once. The enormous sacrifice they and their families make deserves to be recognized throughout the year.

Indie Filmmakers

Submitted by ub on Thu, 11/10/2011 - 12:15

Just because you now have access to a Flip, an IPAD and know how to use Final Cut Pro doesn't mean you can produce a major motion picture that everyone wants to watch. To find out how distribution is done, don't miss this opportunity:

Welcome, Indie Filmmakers!

Sell Your Film On-Demand with CreateSpace

CreateSpace, a member of the Amazon group of companies, provides one of the easiest and most economical ways to self-distribute your film in DVD and video-on-demand formats on Amazon.com and other channels.
Why CreateSpace?

No membership or DVD setup fees

Thanksgiving Comes Early?

Submitted by ub on Thu, 11/10/2011 - 11:47

Its beginning to look a lot like Thanksgiving... The outlook for American jobs and trade looks brighter, despite growing uncertainty with our overseas partners.

The number of Americans who applied for unemployment benefits last week fell a seasonally adjusted 390,000, according to the US Labor Department. That happens to be the fewest since April... Wow!

US WARRIORS

Submitted by ub on Thu, 11/10/2011 - 11:38

Please join City Island Images today, in wishing the United States Marine Corps a Happy 236th Birthday.

We are proud to honor US Marines past and present on this special day. Please take a moment to watch this video birthday tribute:

http://www.godaddy.com/holiday/usmc/usmc-2011.aspx?isc=gdz1109

We'd also like to extend this tribute to all of the men and women serving in every branch of the U.S. Military – Army, Navy, Marines, Air Force or Coast Guard. Thank you all for your tireless commitment and efforts to keeping our great country safe.

New Blight Fighting Initiative

Submitted by ub on Thu, 11/10/2011 - 10:40

Local community leaders will unveil a new blight fighting initiative this afternoon. They will announce a new initiative that will transform a graffiti covered site into a source of community pride.

WHO: Senator Jeff Klein, Al D’Angelo of the Morris Park Community Association, Robert Ruggerio of the Morris Park Merchant Alliance, Americo Casiano of the Bronx Council of the Arts.

WHEN: 4 p.m., Thursday, Nov. 10, 2011

WHERE: The corner of Bronxdale and East Tremont Avenues, Bronx, NY.

Headlines 11/10/11

Submitted by ub on Thu, 11/10/2011 - 09:11
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PENN STATE STUDENTS RIOTS. Paterno and President Fired.

GOP MICHIGAN DEBATE. Perry's Bad Gap Moment.

STOCK SELL OFF. The Whole World Worries.

FORECLOSURES. Seventh Month High.

MOM's UNPAID LEAVE. Without Pay.