Two Police Appeals Officers seek witnesses to window attack in West Tarring, Worthing Police are seeking witnesses to an attack on a house in Chippers Road, West Tarring, Worthing, in which a brick was hurled through a window, sending shattered glass spraying across a living room. Only moments before the occupants' baby daughter had been moved out of a high-chair that was showered in shards from the broken window. The incident took place shortly before 7pm on Thursday 15 November. Suspects, thought to be two people wearing hooded tops, are believed to have then made off in the direction of Castle Road.
James's older brother, King Charles IIhad appointed the Duke proprietor of the former territory of New Netherlandincluding the city of New Amsterdamwhich England had recently seized from the Dutch. The ice sheet scraped away large amounts of regolithleaving the bedrock that serves as the geologic foundation for much of New York City today.
Later on, movement of the ice sheet contributed to the separation of what are now Long Island and Staten Island.
Hudson's first mate described the harbor as "a very good Harbour for all windes" and the river as "a mile broad" and "full of fish. Born in Santo Domingo of Portuguese and African descent, he arrived in Manhattan during the winter of —, trapping for pelts and trading with the local population as a representative of the Dutch.
Dutch rule A permanent European presence in New Netherland began in — making New York the 12th oldest continuously occupied European-established settlement in the continental United States  — with the founding of a Dutch fur trading settlement on Governors Island.
This program had little success. In —, in an effort to bolster economic growth, the Dutch West India Company relinquished its monopoly over the fur trade, leading to growth in the production and trade of food, timber, tobacco, and slaves particularly with the Dutch West Indies.
During his tenure, the population of New Netherland grew from 2, to 8, He instituted regulations on liquor sales, attempted to assert control over the Dutch Reformed Churchand blocked other religious groups including QuakersJewsand Lutherans from establishing houses of worship.
Slavery became integrally tied to New York's economy through the labor of slaves throughout the port, and the banks and shipping tied to the American South. Discovery of the African Burying Ground in the s, during construction of a new federal courthouse near Foley Squarerevealed that tens of thousands of Africans had been buried in the area in the colonial years.
The trial and acquittal in Manhattan of John Peter Zengerwho had been accused of seditious libel after criticizing colonial governor William Cosbyhelped to establish the freedom of the press in North America.
The Stamp Act Congress met in New York in Octoberas the Sons of Libertyorganized in the city, skirmished over the next ten years with British troops stationed there. The Battle of Long Islandthe largest battle of the American Revolutionary Warwas fought in August within the modern-day borough of Brooklyn.
After the battle, in which the Americans were defeated, the British made the city their military and political base of operations in North America. The city was a haven for Loyalist refugees and escaped slaves who joined the British lines for freedom newly promised by the Crown for all fighters.
As many as 10, escaped slaves crowded into the city during the British occupation. When the British forces evacuated at the close of the war inthey transported 3, freedmen for resettlement in Nova Scotia.
They resettled other freedmen in England and the Caribbean.
The only attempt at a peaceful solution to the war took place at the Conference House on Staten Island between American delegatesincluding Benjamin Franklinand British general Lord Howe on September 11, Shortly after the British occupation began, the Great Fire of New York occurred, a large conflagration on the West Side of Lower Manhattan, which destroyed about a quarter of the buildings in the city, including Trinity Church.
New York was the last capital of the U. New York interracial abolitionist activism continued; among its leaders were graduates of the African Free School. The city's black population reached more than 16, in The completion of the Erie Canal through central New York connected the Atlantic port to the agricultural markets and commodities of the North American interior via the Hudson River and the Great Lakes.
The Great Irish Famine brought a large influx of Irish immigrants, of whom overwere living in New York byupwards of a quarter of the city's population. InMayor Fernando Wood called upon the aldermen to declare independence from Albany and the United States after the South seceded, but his proposal was not acted on.
Rioters burned the Colored Orphan Asylum to the ground, with more than children escaping harm due to efforts of the New York City Police Departmentwhich was mainly made up of Irish immigrants. McPhersonat least people were killed. In all, eleven black men were lynched over five days, and the riots forced hundreds of blacks to flee the city for Williamsburg.The Cheesecake Factory Incorporated announced the appointment of Scarlett May as Executive Vice President, General Counsel and Secretary of the company, effective May 14, She will succeed Debby R.
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