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New Beer Named For Endangered Hudson River Fish

A new brew developed to benefit the environmental group Riverkeeper has been named Lucky Sturgeon for the endangered Hudson River fish that the group is trying to save.

09/25/2014

Money

Watchdog Groups Concerned Over Donations From PACs In N.J.

Critics say political action committees are skirting New Jersey’s various pay-to-play laws.

04/08/2012

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NYPD Watchdog Will Be Responsible For Prosecuting Future Misconduct Cases

Attorneys for New York’s police watchdog agency will now prosecute all misconduct cases that stem from complaints it receives and investigates, an unprecedented move that hands over some of the New York Police Department’s control on how it handles allegations of bad behavior.

03/27/2012

Cash

Watchdog Says NYC Agency Squandered Cash

ALBANY, N.Y. (AP) — A state watchdog says the public authority that oversees Battery Park City in Manhattan wasted nearly $350,000 over three years on parties, picnics and catered lunches. Inspector General Joseph Fisch said […]

11/06/2010