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November 29, 2011

Mayor Bloomberg and actress Kathleen Turner took time out of their busy schedules to help prepare Thanksgiving meals at the Peter Cardella Senior Center in Ridgewood Queens. Two hundred seniors were served the warm holiday meals which included turkey with stuffing, butternut squash soup, sweet potatoes, and pumpkin pie.

"New York City has the strongest and most generous social safety net in the country, and for three decades now Citymeals on Wheels has been an integral part of that," the mayor said.

Read more in the Queens Courier: "Mayor Bloomberg serves up Thanksgiving in Ridgewood"