BEST THINGS ABOUT THE FEAST OF MT. CARMEL Far from just a Brooklyn event, folks flock to Williamsburg for the Feast of Mt. Carmel each July from as far away as Long Island, Florida, California, even Italy!
BEST PLACES FOR 4th of JULY SHOPPING Yes, folks, it’s that time of year where we all get to be “Yankee Doodle Dandies” and celebrate yet another birthday of this great nation of ours (our 233rd for those keeping score at home).
BEST FATHER’S DAY IDEAS TO KEEP IN MIND Probably our favorite thing about Father’s Day is how it gets here just about the time summer does (in fact, this year Father’s Day, June 21st, is actually the very first day of summer!)
BEST PLACES TO DINE “AL FRESCO”
We figured this the perfect time to highlight a couple of places well-versed in the art of dining “al fresco,” probably the nicest words we’ve heard in a long, long while…
NEW YORK (Reuters) - Medecins Sans Frontieres (MSF) on Wednesday called for the International Humanitarian Fact-Finding Commission to be activated for the first time since its 1991 creation to investigate the deadly U.S. air strike on an Afghan hospital. "The tool exists and it is time it was activated for this purpose" of investigating the air strikes on Saturday in Kunduz, Jason Cone, executive director of MSF in the United States told reporters. (Reporting By Daniel Bases; editing by Grant McCool)