Cooking up Help For Bronx Businesses

Wednesday, January 26th, 2011

George Goss and Audra Moore hadn’t planned a career making cookies in Mott Haven. They were artists, but they traded in their painters’ smocks for bakers’ aprons when several art shows fell through after the attacks of September 11, 2001.

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City Coptic Christians Pray for Peace

Wednesday, January 12th, 2011

When members of St. Mary and St. Antonio’s Coptic Orthodox Church in Ridgewood gathered for New Year’s Eve, it wasn’t a festive occasion.

Instead, they mourned 21 Coptic Christians killed and nearly 100 others injured by a suicide bomber outside a church in Alexandria, Egypt, just hours before.

“It sheds a dark cloud over a season that’s supposed to be so joyous,” said the Rev. Michael Sorial of the Queens church.

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