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October 14, 2011 Weather: Scattered Thunderstorms, High of 71 Degrees.
On Saturday, Community School District 3, which covers the Upper West Side, is hosting an elementary school fair at PS 165 (134 West 109th Street) from 10 a.m. to 1 p.m.
A construction worker at St. Paul the Apostle Church at 13 West 60th Street fell to his death on Thursday morning. He was apparently working on a ladder at the top of the church and fell 125 feet into the center aisle. Father Gabriel Martinez, the church pastor, performed last rites. He said the worker had been at the church for at least two years. (NY Post)
New York Attorney General Eric Schneiderman halted all sales at the historic Apthorp on 79th Street in a settlement with the developers over contradictory statements he says they made about the loan on the building. He also fined them $190,000 and they will have to allow buyers who are in contract the opportunity to get their deposits back. Once Schneiderman gets the $190,000, the sales office can open up again. (The Real Deal)
A school bus on its way to Riverdale was rear-ended while on the West Side Highway at 96th Street. One child was taken to the hoispital, although there appeared to no major injuries. (DNAinfo)