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Skittles and Security

BY PAUL SCHINDLER | Just shy of a week after New York marked the 15th anniversary of 9/11, the city was shaken by a…

Pride and Heartbreak

Pride and Heartbreak

BY PAUL SCHINDLER | It was just one year ago that LGBT Pride Month in New York came to a euphoric conclusion with…

Clarity — And More Backbiting — In NYS Board of Elections’ Leakgate

BY PAUL SCHINDLER | A report issued this week by Catherine Leahy Scott, the New York State inspector general, clarified a key issue surrounding…

Political Scandals In Perspective

Political Scandals In Perspective

BY PAUL SCHINDLER | It may not be surprising that the sentencing of a convicted ex-State Assembly speaker went down this week with…

What We Need to Hear from Hillary and Bernie

BY PAUL SCHINDLER | With New York’s April 19 primary the next big thing, pundits seem most taken by the questions raised by Ted…

Looking at the Bigger Picture on Small Businesses

BY LINCOLN ANDERSON | Several weeks ago, a remarkable event took place in Manhattan — a crowd of around 100 turned out to voice their…


Dream Jobs

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September 11, 2016 To the Editor: I would like to express concern with regard to the cover story “School Opens Early On Upper West Side — a Full…

BY LENORE SKENAZY | Your friend, or niece, or roommate is getting married and you’re invited! To Hawaii. And you live in Manhattan! And so do they. Or the…

BY GINA QUATTROCHI | I don’t know much about the Clinton Foundation. My knowledge is limited to what I read online. I do not seem to be alone. Two…

BY LENORE SKENAZY | With our just-out-of-the-nest kids starting up their college life this month, it’s nice — or maybe just weird — to know that at least one…

BY LENORE SKENAZY | Can we please stop telling parents that it is normal to be terrified for even the shortest periods of time when kids are doing the…

BY LENORE SKENAZY | Our governor wants us to panic about a problem that does not exist: Sex offenders preying on kids playing Pokémon Go. About a week ago,…


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Kids Do Art in NYC

Kids Do Art in NYC

“P.S. Art 2016” is the latest in an annual celebration of arts achievement in New York’s public schools. This juried exhibition of the work of…

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Kids Do Art in NYC

Kids Do Art in NYC

“P.S. Art 2016” is the latest in an annual celebration of arts achievement in New York’s public schools. This juried exhibition of the work of talented young artists…

Yankee Stadium, Ebbets Field & the Polo Grounds

Yankee Stadium, Ebbets Field & the Polo Grounds

For a decade beginning in the late 1940s, New York City was home to three of the best Major League baseball teams — the Yankees, the Giants, and…

A True Museum Take-Away

A True Museum Take-Away

Typically, museum-goers consume art only by looking at the paintings, sculptures, or photographs on view. Touching is a no-no. Defying that standard, “Take Me (I’m Yours)” extends an…

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Police Blotter: September 21, 2016

Police Blotter: September 21, 2016

PUBLIC LEWDNESS: SOUTHBOUND ON THE SUBWAY (14th Precinct) A man was reported “manipulating his private parts” while laying on the southbound 6 train platform at…

Police Blotter: September 7, 2016

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No Mission Accomplished Yet on UWS Schools

No Mission Accomplished Yet on UWS Schools

September 11, 2016 To the Editor: I would like to express concern with regard to the…

Please, No Free Range Sex Offenders

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At Home in Times Square View all