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Store manager Bob Harlacher sees the new location as a vast improvement. The new location offers free convenient parking right in front of the store for the customers.

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The Department of Sanitation will begin its Annual Night Plow Operation that enables the department to respond promptly and effectively to snow and ice conditions around the clock.

The seasonal change will assure that the Department will have a sufficient number of employees assigned to work the night shifts in each of the city’s 59 Sanitation districts so that a trained and experienced workforce is available to operate essential snow fighting equipment on the night and early morning shifts.These two shifts are 4 pm to midnight and midnight to 8 am.The day shift starts at 6 am.The department’s snow season runs from November through mid-April.

The department has a front line defense of 365 salt spreaders that are dispatched prior to the start of the impending snowfall to salt arterial highways and bus routes.The department has a storage capacity of 235,000 tons of rock salt, and 360,700 gallons of calcium chloride deicing solution at 47 facilities throughout the city.Once snow begins to accumulate on the city’s streets and highways, approximately 2,000 plows are mounted on various DSNY trucks in order to clear snow from the city’s more than 6,000 curb miles of streets.

When the department is not handling snow and ice situations, night shift Sanitation Workers will collect household refuse and recycling.As a result, some neighborhoods may experience minor inconveniences.Night collection crews have been advised to work as quietly as possible.

For further information on Sanitation services, call the Citizens Service Center at 311 or visit the Department’s website at www.nyc.gov/sanitation.

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On Sun., Nov. 22, from 10 am to 3 pm, students from Albert Einstein College of Medicine will conduct a health fair that will offer free testing services and information to the local community on a broad range of health topics. The fair will take place at St. Ann’s Church, 3519 Bainbridge Avenue. The event is co-sponsored by Albert Einstein College of Medicine, Montefiore Medical Center and the American Medical Student Association.

All activities are supported by physicians from Montefiore Medical Center. The medical students organizing the event have gathered resources to offer information, referrals and health care options to all in attendance. Flu shots will be available at no cost. Free testing will be available for vision/glaucoma, blood pressure, body mass index, and diabetes. Information booths will include nutrition, and exercise, blood pressure and heart health, women’s health issues and much more. Spanish-speaking assistance will also be available.

For further information contact Christopher Tan Vanichsam at chris.vanichsam@gmail.com.

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Nationally recognized educator Martha S. Grayson, M.D., has been named senior associate dean for medical education at Albert Einstein College of Medicine of Yeshiva University. Dr. Grayson, an alumna of Einstein, is known for developing innovative and rigorous medical educational programs and evaluation processes. She will assume her new leadership position on Dec. 1.

Dr. Grayson’s primary responsibility will be to insure that Einstein’s curriculum remains a model of medical student teaching and to develop ongoing evaluation of all educational programs leading to the M.D. degree. In her role at Einstein, she will direct the office of education, to which a number of other offices report. These include computer-based education, faculty development, educational resources, and diversity enhancement.

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Forty Plus of New York, a self-help organization, welcomes managers and professionals who are looking for work. Since 1929, thousands of members have used their Forty Plus skills and techniques to land worthwhile jobs. To arrange an orientation and tour of the Forty Plus offices on Seventh Avenue, call (212) 947-4230.

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