Geography Quiz / Concealed Cities of New York

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Can you name the New York city hidden in each of these sentences about the state's history and culture?

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In 2015, a Syracuse father-and-son duo was caught in a plot to steal $40,000 worth of meat – snatching chicken and robbing ham, tons and tons of it at a time.
De Blasio’s victory in the 2013 election was felt by many observers to rebuff a long period of Republican domination in mayoral politics.
The consulate-general of Estonia in NYC, located on Dag Hammarskjöld Plaza, threw a lavish party on Kersti Kaljulaid’s first day visiting the States as Estonian president.
The 'First Vision' is a foundational story of the Mormon faith in which a shining 'personage' - perhaps Jesus or an angel - miraculously appears in an upstate New York grove.
New York city law includes a stringent, detailed pet animal ban – you're forbidden to own a wide variety of critters, including ducks, porcupines, prairie dogs, and bees.
At the 1964 U.N. General Assembly in New York, the Cuban revolutionary hero Che sternly held forth in a speech alleging that the U.S. planned to attack his country.
Charles Lindbergh braved wind, waves, and fatigue in a 33-hour journey from Long Island to Paris to win the aeronautic achievement of history’s first solo transatlantic flight.
Militia captain Jacob Leisler led an early rebellion against royal authority in the colonies, managing to wrest control of New York from the British between 1689 and 1691.
Born to a working-class family, Al Smith academically struggled and in fact never attended high school, but nevertheless grew up to serve four terms as Governor.
The state's restaurant scene offers everything, from Michelin-starred ivory towers to cheap dives dishing out sinewy or ketchup-laden cuts of overcooked steak.

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