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Anthony Weiner, a candidate for New York City mayor, visits a senior center in Manhattan on August 13, 2013. (Photo by Spencer Platt/Getty Images)

Report: Anthony Weiner Planning Nonprofit Restaurant In Rockaways

A published report Thursday said former U.S. Rep. Anthony Weiner is planning to open a restaurant in the Rockaways.

08/07/2014

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Nonprofit Holds First Pride Event For Transgender Community

The Community Healthcare network held its first LGBT Pride event for the transgender community Sunday in Astoria, Queens.

06/15/2014

Dress A Girl Connecticut Website (credit: dressagirlct.blogspot.com)

Conn. Woman Makes Dresses For Poor Girls Around The World

Dress a Girl is a nonprofit organization that relies on volunteers to help create dresses from pillowcases.

02/19/2012

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Nonprofit Group Applies To Grow Medical Marijuana In NJ

Breakwater Alternative Treatment Center wants to grow pot for patients on a preserved farm in Upper Freehold.

11/17/2011

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Steep Drop In CD Sales Hurts New York-Based Music Performance Fund

The steep decline in compact disc sales is hurting a New York-based nonprofit that funds free concerts in the U.S. and Canada.

05/04/2011

Eric Schneiderman (Photo/ericschneiderman.com)

NY State Senator’s Charity Ties Under Investigation

New York Attorney General Eric Schneiderman has begun investigating two state-funded educational groups and their ties to a legislator.

03/17/2011

Chess Tournament

Nonprofit Brings Chess Into The Classroom

When you think about the game of chess, you think about concentration, making good choices and having great sportsmanship, but a nonprofit is making players think about good grades, high attendance and lifelong friends.

01/09/2011