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Frederic Nathan, New York City Legal Officer, Dies at 94

Frederic Nathan, New York City Legal Officer, Dies at 94 A city lawyer who was in charge of enforcing the Public Employees Fair Employment Act, which prohibited strikes by state and municipal workers. {$excerpt:n} Source: New York Times

360 View: On Banning on Leaf Blowers

360 View: On Banning on Leaf Blowers Like other suburbs before it, Maplewood, N.J., is considering a ban on the landscaper’s tool that helps keep lawns tidy. {$excerpt:n} Source: New York Times

Big City Book Club Returns With Paul Auster’s ‘4321’

Big City Book Club Returns With Paul Auster’s ‘4321’ Mr. Auster will be joining us for a live online discussion of his new best-selling novel, “4321,” on April 20 at 6:30 p.m. Eastern time. {$excerpt:n} Source: New York Times

Domestic Lives: Suburban? Just Don’t Call Her a ‘Jersey Girl’

Domestic Lives: Suburban? Just Don’t Call Her a ‘Jersey Girl’ Moving to the suburbs was never high on this writer’s list of priorities, but having escaped the city for Montclair, N.J., she doesn’t look back. {$excerpt:n} Source: New York Times

For Refugee Agencies, a Court Stay Only Adds to the Confusion

For Refugee Agencies, a Court Stay Only Adds to the Confusion Groups laid off employees and cut budgets in expectation of a halt to resettlement. Now, with an executive order blocked, they are not sure what to expect. {$excerpt:n} Source:…

Julie Andrews and Daughter Emma Walton Hamilton Defend NEA

Julie Andrews and Daughter Emma Walton Hamilton Defend NEA CNN has posted an editorial from the mother and daughter, who have collaborated on more than 30 children's books. {$excerpt:n} Source: Playbill