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Upper East Side Woman, Darbe Pitofsky, Ticketed For Using City Trash Can

Darbe Pitofsky, 83, claims she was chased, threatened with arrest and slapped with a ticket for putting day-old newspapers in a trash can near her apartment on East 71st Street.

07/05/2011

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Woman, 80, Fined For Throwing Out Newspaper

The City waste bin looks like a trash can and certainly smells like one, treat it like one and you’re likely to get hit with a hefty fine.

12/08/2010