Happy Holidays From The Moral High Ground

BY MAX BURBANK | At this festive time of year, I find myself wondering just how certain major power players…

Comics of ‘The Mosquito’ Fly in the Face of Convention

BY DUSICA SUE MALESEVIC | Finally, there is a mosquito you will not want to squash, but rather attend. “The…

No Kitschy Shtick for Hitchcock Radio Plays, Just Solid Storytelling

BY TRAV S.D. | Sometimes, the drive into the future involves a glance into the rearview mirror. For the past…

Classic and Contemporary, Repertorio Español Endures

BY TRAV S.D. | A half-century ago, New York City was exploding with the formation of dozens of new alternative…

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Transit Sam: Week of Dec. 14, 2017

Dates: Thurs., Dec. 14–Wed., Dec. 20 ALTERNATE SIDE PARKING RULES IN EFFECT ALL WEEK ‘Tis the season for Gridlock and there’s no escaping the traffic congestion in Lower Manhattan. We’ve got three Gridlock Alert days in the next week including this Thursday, Friday and next…

Making sense of the senses

BY LENORE SKENAZY Birds do it, bees do it — but we don’t. See exceptionally…

Pet-à-porter

Posh puppy boutique adapts pet adoptions for concierge class BY Will Clifton  |  Interested in adopting a rescue pet, but intimidated by the prospect of a heart-rending trip to the pound? Then let Shelter Chic find you a bespoke best friend that meets your exact…

Op-Ed: 9/11 Victim Compensation Fund isn’t just for First Responders

BY MICHAEL BARASCH There is a common misconception among many 9/11 survivors that the 9/11 Zadroga Health & Compensation Act was established to provide health care and compensation only for first responders. That is not true. It was also established for Michal Novemsky, who was…

Memorial procession honors NYPD personnel who died on — and after — 9/11

BY TEQUILA MINSKY Hundreds of bagpipers in their plaid tartan gathered at Zuccoti park on Sept. 9, before getting into formation for the 9/11 commemorative walk down Broadway around Battery Place, ending at the NYC Police Memorial at the northern end of South End Avenue.…

Art wars

Robert Janz: artist, poet, poster warrior BY DUSICA SUE MALESEVIC  |  The nature of New York street art is a constant battle for territory, and Robert Janz has been fighting for his space for years. “Are you ready to see me liberate my artwork?” Janz…