QGazette.com - PAL Awards Recipients Of Robert J. McGuire Scholarships


On May 16, Police Athletic League (PAL) participants, families, friends, supporters, and staff gathered at the PAL William J. Duncan Center in Manhattan to celebrate the recipients of the Robert J. McGuire Scholarship who are all from Queens. Fred Wilpon and PAL board member Robert J. McGuire joined PAL Executive Director Frederick J. Watts to present the awards to the PAL students.

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New York Law Journal - It's Too Late to Retire, Robert Morgenthau, NYC's Longest-Serving DA, Says as He Approaches 100

When you meet Robert M. Morgenthau, it feels like nothing has changed. His office on the 31st floor of Wachtell, Lipton, Rosen & Katz is as messy as ever. His assistant, Ida Van Lindt, is still with him after 44 years. The photos of him with John F. Kennedy, Martin Luther King Jr. and Lyndon Johnson still adorn the wall. And they still call him boss.

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NewYorkSocialDiary.com - The Police Athletic League (PAL) hosted its 30th Annual Women Luncheon

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Earlier last month here in New York, the Police Athletic League (PAL) hosted its 30th Annual Women of the Year Luncheon at The Pierre. The event honored Lucida Plummer, Executive Director, Global Head of Diversity, Asset & Wealth Management J.P. Morgan; Somers Farkas, Marketing Consultant and Volunteer; and Andrea Catsimatidis, Executive at Red Apple Group and Chair, Manhattan Republican Party. More than 300 guests were in attendance and the event raised $385,000 for the nonprofit organization. Honorable Barbara S. Jones (ret.) (Partner, Bracewell LLP) chaired the event.

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