Thanks to the Internet - and the fact that frying chicken can get messy - hundreds of lower East Side teenagers have found a future at Alphabet Scoop.The brainchild of pastors (and husband and wife) Carol and Chuck Vedral of The Father's Heart church, Alphabet Scoop is a six-year-old ice cream parlor/job training center for teenagers.Each year, between 10 and 20 kids, all between 14 and michael kors signature tote 18 years old, learn basic business and retail skills by making and serving ice cream in the Scoop, a small 11th St. storefront on Manhattan's lower East Side.Store manager Dan Hutchins said the teenagers are taught skills they will need to find and keep a job."A lot of kids these days who are younger than 22 don't have a work ethic," he said. "They come to work late, don't dress right for the workplace, talk back to authority.
Pacific Rim Bureau (CNSNews.com) - As China's leader-in-waiting prepares to meet U.S. leaders, a leading China expert said the Bush Administration should make absolutely clear U.S. policy on Taiwan - including arms sales - while human rights campaigners urged officials to press for an improvement in Beijing's rights record.Following a full program in New York City Monday - which included a brief visit to the site of the Sept. 11 terror attack - Vice-President Hu Jintao is due to meet with President Bush and Vice-President Cheney in Washington over the next two days.China's heir apparent is expected to succeed President Jiang Zemin as Communist Party head late this year and president of China early in 2003.His first official visit to the U.S. comes at a time when Sino-U.S.
The woman?accused of snatching a newborn from Harlem Hospital 23 years ago and raising her as her own pleaded not guilty Thursday to a federal kidnapping charge.Ann Pettway was arraigned before Manhattan Federal Court Judge Kevin Castel, who asked her if it were true she was pleading not guilty."Yes, sir," she said Michael Kors Clutches in a stern voice.The indictment accuses Pettway of taking Carlina White in August 1987.White's biological mother, Joy White, was in the courtroom for the arraignment, which lasted only a few minutes and ended with the judge scheduling the next conference for May 2.A tearful Joy White departed quickly, racing into an elevator with friends, one of whom angrily called Pettway "that piece of trash."Pettway is being held Michael Kors Crossbody without bail.Af
All city parking rules are in effect Tuesday and Wednesday.Museum Mile means miles of backups unless you read Gridlock Sam or follow him on Twitter on www.twitter.com/GridlockSam. Fifth Ave. from 105th to 82ndSts. will be closed from approximately 5p.m. to 9 p.m. on Tuesday for the Michael Kors Handbag Outlet annual Museum Mile Festival. Thousands will flock to Michael Kors Canada Outlet Fifth Ave. to visit some of Michael Kors Online Store the museums offering free admission along with live entertainment along the car-free Michael Kors Purses Outlet corridor. Central Park West, Park Ave. southbound and Lexington Ave.
SALINAS, Calif. ― A man convicted of trying to sell his baby outside Michael Kors Online Outlet a California Michael Kors Online Store Walmart store is heading to prison for six years.
Patrick Fousek and Samantha Tomasini were arrested in June 2010 after witnesses told Salinas police that they were offering their 8-month-old daughter for $25.
Prosecutors said the couple were methamphetamine users and appeared high when they were arrested.
Fousek’s lawyer argued that the incident was a misunderstanding and his client was never serious about selling the baby.
Rather than test the market, Chicago White Sox first Michael Kors Purses Outlet baseman Paul Konerko has decided to stay with the team, agreeing to a 3-year contract worth $37.5 million.Konerko, a four-time All-Star, will receive $12 million in each of the next two years, while earning slightly more in the final year of the contract, which will end after the 2013 season.After a big season that included hitting .312 and clocking 39 homers, the 34-year-old was able to cash in on one of his best seasons of his career.Konerko finished last season with 111 RBI, the third highest total of his career.He joins recently signed Adam Dunn, who agreed to a four-year contract worth $56 million last week.Konerko came to Chicago after the 1998 season and helped the franchise win a World Series Michael Kors Factory Outlet in 2005.
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