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BY TEQUILA MINSKY | During the National Bar Association’s Thurgood Marshall Judicial Awards Luncheon at the Sheraton New York Times Square on July 23, its Judicial Council, with 200-some lawyers and judges attending, honored five judges, as well as a New York civil-rights and social-justice attorney. The National Bar Association is the nation’s oldest and largest […]

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First Precinct Bad guests According to police, on Fri., May 31, around 4 a.m., a 45-year-old man invited three males into his residence in the vicinity of Wall and Front Sts. that he met at a bar earlier that evening. Once inside, the trio began to remove some of the victim’s personal property and fled the location on […]

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‘Small Kitchen,’ big headache To The Editor: Re “Loud Soho restaurant ‘wrecked block’: Neighbors” (news article, Aug. 1): Sometimes a restaurant moves into a neighborhood and is oblivious to the residents where it has situated itself. So it is with Thompson St.’s Piccolo Cucina that attracts a very fun-loving clientele. That’s fine, but… . There […]

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BY GABE HERMAN | A man broke into and robbed a nursery school in the West Village, according to police. On Tues., June 19, around 6 a.m., a man entered West Village Nursery School, on Horatio St. near Washington St. He got in by pretending to be a locksmith who was scheduled to do work […]

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BY ALEJANDRA O’CONNELL-DOMENECH | Police are asking for the public’s help in finding three people wanted for questioning regarding a mugging for a cell phone. On July 31, around 5:45 a.m., an 18-year-old was walking past 52 W. 69th St., between Columbus Ave. and Central Park West, when he was pushed to ground and kicked and […]

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BY GABE HERMAN | Police have identified a suspect and released his photo in the case of an East Village woman who was recently followed into her apartment and attacked. According to police, on Fri., July 26, around 1:45 a.m., the suspect followed a 21-year-old woman into her apartment building, at E. 12th St. and Avenue […]

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BY GABE HERMAN | There was a theft at the Hamilton Fish Recreation Center on Mon., July 22, according to police. The incident occurred around 7:45 a.m. at the Parks Department facility on the Lower East Side, at 128 Pitt St., just south of E. Houston St. A 54-year-old man had his watch, cell phone and […]

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BY ALEJANDRA O’CONNELL-DOMENECH | A driver hit two pedestrians, killing one, after running a red light in the Upper West Side. Police said that on the afternoon of Fri., July 19, a 38-year-old woman was was driving north on West End Ave. in a 2011 Acura and ran a red a red light at W. […]

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Sixth Precinct Woman mugged There was a late-night attack and robbery on Grove St., in the West Village, on Mon., July 22, according to police. At 11:55 p.m., a 24-year-old woman was entering 26 Grove St., between Bedford and Bleecker Sts., when an unknown man grabbed her by the neck and forced her to the […]

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BY MARY REINHOLZ Updated Sun., Aug. 4, 7 p.m. | When retired Manhattan District Attorney Robert Morgenthau died July 21 at Lenox Hill Hospital, expiring after a brief illness 10 days shy of his 100th birthday, he was remembered with accolades usually reserved for heads of state. Governor Andrew Cuomo ordered all flags on state buildings lowered to half-staff […]

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