A statue of Christopher Columbus will remain in a New York City park, determined a commission tasked with gathering public feedback about the Italian explorer. (UPI Latest News) More
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Posted on 23 January 2018 | 10:58 am | Google News
Struggle forces NYC to take down racist Sims statue, pedestal remains
Marina Ortiz is the founder of East Harlem Preservation, which began a campaign to take down the Sims statue in 2010. The East Harlem community was pleased to learn that New York City Mayor Bill de Blasio had (finally) agreed with their seven-year call ...
Posted on 23 January 2018 | 10:26 am | Google News
LA Parker: Vandalism of Trenton's Columbus statue upsets Italian community
Vandals dumped red paint on the statue of Christopher Columbus in Trenton. L.A. Parker Photos - The Trentonian. By L.A. Parker, The Trentonian. Posted: 01/22/18, 3:41 PM EST | Updated: 39 secs ago. # Comments. Dr. Gilda Rorro Baldassari and John ...
Posted on 22 January 2018 | 3:51 pm | Google News
Signs of government shutdown spotty but symbolic
Symbols of American promise became emblems of American dysfunction on Saturday when a dispute in Congress over spending and immigration forced scores of federal government agencies and outposts to close their doors. The Statue of Liberty and Ellis ...
Posted on 20 January 2018 | 3:46 pm | Google News
Government shutdown: What's closed, who's affected
She said public roads that already are open are likely to remain open, though services that require staffing and maintenance such as campgrounds, full-service restrooms and concessions won't be operating. Backcountry lands and culturally sensitive ...
Posted on 20 January 2018 | 9:31 am | Google News
Brooklyn Daily Eagle
NYC moving controversial doc statue to Green-Wood
Brooklyn Daily Eagle
Other monuments included in the study — including Christopher Columbus at Columbus Circle — will stay in place but will have historical markers added to explain the context of the memorials. After it's installed at Green-Wood, the mayor said the city ...
Posted on 16 January 2018 | 11:38 am | Google News
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