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2013-05-09 23:51:52

Assemblyman Kearns is outraged in regards to NY Governor Andrew Cuomo cuts in funding for the disabled in New York. Assemblyman Michael P Kearns is proposing a bill that would restore the deep callous funding cuts to New York´s disabled population through the NY OPWDD, Office of People with Developmentally Disabilities . Kearns has been a long time advocate for New Yorker´s that are disabled, crediting his passion to help the most fragile people in NY to his brother, Paul, who is...

NY Governor Declares Public Health Emergency
2013-01-13 09:05:39

redOrbit Staff & Wire Reports — Your Universe Online A statewide public health emergency was declared by New York Governor Andrew Cuomo on Saturday, one day after federal health officials declared the flu outbreak has officially reached epidemic proportions in the US. According to Reuters reporter Colleen Jenkins, the declaration means pharmacists can now administer vaccinations to more people. Cuomo´s office reported in New York alone, more than 19,000 cases of...

Body Piercings: NY Teens Must Now Have Parental Consent
2012-08-01 08:54:59

[ Watch the Video: "Body Piercing Regrets" ] Connie K. Ho for redOrbit.com — Your Universe Online Teenagers in New York looking to express themselves with body piercings should look for a different method. A new law surrounding body piercing was recently passed by New York Governor Andrew Cuomo. The New York Daily News recently reported that teens under 18 in New York will need permission from their parents´ to pierce body parts other than their ears. In regards to...


Word of the Day
barghest
  • A goblin in English folklore, often appearing in the shape of a large dog and believed to portend imminent death or misfortune.
  • A ghost, wraith, hobgoblin, elf, or spirit.
The origin of 'barghest' is not known, but it may be from perhaps burh-ghest, town-ghost, or German Berg-geist (mountain spirit) or Bär-geist (bear-spirit).
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