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A Seed Artist Germinates History

A Seed Artist Germinates History By ANNIE CORREAL October 31, 2017 Amaranth, which grows wild in Red Hook, Brooklyn, is among the plants introduced to New York via ships’ ballast long ago. It will be included in “Seeds of Change,” an exploration

After 91 Years, New York Will Let Its People Boogie

By ANNIE CORREAL October 30, 2017 A nearly century-old law that turned New York bars into no-dancing zones, prevented singers like Billie Holiday and Ray Charles from performing and drew protest from Frank Sinatra, is finally set to be struck down. The… Continue Reading →

Side Street: On the Mainland, a Duty to Help Puerto Rico

October 29, 2017 Side Street By DAVID GONZALEZ After a month of silence since Hurricane Maria hit Puerto Rico, Edwin Aponte finally made contact last week with the world beyond his town of Coamo. It came via a Facebook post,… Continue Reading →

New York Today: New York Today: A ‘Maritime Forest’ Where Sandy’s Waters Rose

October 27, 2017 New York Today By ALEXANDRA S. LEVINE Good morning on this flawless Friday. How can trees protect us from another Hurricane Sandy? Five years after the storm — which slammed into the Northeast on Oct. 29, 2012,… Continue Reading →

New York Today: New York Today: Surviving a 1-in-1,000 Diagnosis

October 26, 2017 New York Today By ALEXANDRA S. LEVINE and JONATHAN WOLFE Good morning on this spotty Thursday. Andrew Panagy was in the 1 percent. “Not exactly the 1 percent of the population I aspire to be with, but… Continue Reading →

In the Running: For Bo Dietl, the Campaign Show Goes Wherever He Does

In the Running By J. DAVID GOODMAN October 25, 2017 Richard A. Dietl, known to most by the percussive nickname Bo, climbed the stairs of a subway platform at Union Square in Manhattan when he bumped into a man who knew him from… Continue Reading →

The Ad Campaign: Dietl Ad: Mayor de Blasio ‘Turned His Back on Dead Cops’

October 24, 2017 The Ad Campaign By J. DAVID GOODMAN Bo Dietl, the businessman and former police detective who is running for mayor of New York City as an independent, will begin airing his first 30-second television advertisement of the… Continue Reading →

New York Today: New York Today: Our Pastime Goes West

October 24, 2017 New York Today By ALEXANDRA S. LEVINE Good morning on this temperamental Tuesday. Baseball began in our backyard. (Although scholars squabble about the specifics.) Some say the sport originated in 1839 in Cooperstown, N.Y., though that myth… Continue Reading →

In New York, an Influential First Lady Redefines the Position

In New York, an Influential First Lady Redefines the Position By SHANE GOLDMACHER October 20, 2017 Chirlane McCray in the backyard of Gracie Mansion; she has taken on a far more expansive role in guiding city government than previous first ladies of

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