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Hostess, makers of Twinkies and Ho Ho’s, to close
News Billy Rennison 11/16/2012 at 11:45AM

Rumors of Twinkies indestructibility will soon be put to the test. Hostess Brands announced that it will shut down production on all its products, including the well-known brands Wonder Bread, Drakes and Dolly Madison, and snack cakes Ding Dongs, Ho Ho’s and Twinkies. Hostess said a strike by its largest union, the Bakery, Confectionery, Tobacco Workers and Grain Millers [...]

Peninsula Hospital to close permanently
Peninsula Hospital to close permanently
News Jay Lane 3/26/2012 at 3:39PM

Peninsula Hospital Center will permanently close, bringing to an end a chaotic chapter in its life marked by six months in bankruptcy and a failed rescue attempt by an investor that had no experience in running a hospital. The state Department of Health shut down the laboratory of the Far Rockaway hospital on Feb, 23, [...]

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Dr. Conrad Murray gets 4 years in jail for Michael Jackson death
Dr. Conrad Murray gets 4 years in jail for Michael Jackson death
News Jay Lane 11/29/2011 at 2:48PM

Comedian Patrice O’Neal Dead at 41 Comedian Patrice O’Neal died Tuesday morning … as a result of a stroke he suffered back in October…This according to his friends at the “Opie and Anthony” radio show. O’Neal had been a staple in the comedy world for years — and performed at the “Comedy Central Roast of Charlie Sheen” back [...]