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Many dismal tales were told about funeral trains, and mourning cries and wailings heard and seen about the great tree where the unfortunate Major Andre was taken, and which stood in the neighborhood. Some mention was made also of the woman in white, that haunted the dark glen at Raven Rock, and was often heard to shriek on winter nights before a storm, having perished there in the snow.
In the centre of the road stood an enormous tulip-tree, which towered like a giant above all the other trees of the neighborhood, and formed a kind of landmark.
It is true, an old farmer, who had been down to New York on a visit several years after, and from whom this account of the ghostly adventure was received, brought home the intelligence that Ichabod Crane was still alive; that he had left the neighborhood partly through fear of the goblin and Hans Van Ripper, and partly in mortification at having been suddenly dismissed by the heiress; that he had changed his quarters to a distant part of the country; had kept school and studied law at the same time; had been admitted to the bar; turned politician; electioneered; written for the newspapers; and finally had been made a justice of the ten pound court.
The old country wives, however, who are the best judges of these matters, maintain to this day that Ichabod was spirited away by supernatural means; and it is a favorite story often told about the neighborhood round the winter evening fire.
Were King alive today and visiting Chicago, 40 years after the Chicago Freedom Movement, the civil rights leader might take an initial look at the North Side's Uptown neighborhood and conclude that his vision had materialized.
Collective efficacy characterizes the neighborhood as a whole.
For Hispanics, health varies in relation to neighborhood composition.
This grant will fund a neighborhood revitalization project, which will help improve the quality of life for hundreds of Louisiana families, said Sen.
If given the chance to do it again, nearly half (46%) of city residents say they would choose a different neighborhood. Rural (31%) and suburban (30%) residents, however, were slightly less likely than city dwellers to say that they would want move to switch neighborhoods if they could do it over again.
* Trying to assess Narmak and Ghanat Kosar neighborhoods addressing principles and criteria needed for neighborhood sustainability.
SANA reporter said that Homs Governorate have finished the evacuation of 989 persons including 308 gunmen from al-Waer neighborhood onboard 26 buses heading for Jarblous City in the northeastern countryside of Aleppo province.
While it might seem self-evident that neighborhood environments play an important role in individuals' development, the existence of such neighborhood effects is very difficult to test for using data.

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