If you fear a police state, look no farther than your smartphone. Your digital footprint is huge. If you have a social-media account, it's over.
We certainly need to make it more convenient to recycle. But for at least some products, could storytelling be one of the tools we use to help cut waste and conserve more of the world's natural resources?
For those of us who are committed to making a positive impact on the food landscape of New York City, it's an immensely hopeful time for progress. There are more New York-based organizations working to bring healthier food to more people today than ever before. Supportive policies are in place...
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Jury duty starts with a summons. The government officially demands you show up at a courthouse on a specific day and time. Not asks, not invites, demands.
As an avid entrepreneur driven by business and innovation, I thoroughly enjoy the process of taking on new projects and nurturing them to completion. A fashion magazine junkie, I made my own clothes throughout high school and college and took courses with a local designer which helped me refine my design aesthetic and served as a great compliment to my coursework in marketing.
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These are curious times. In Cleveland last week there was a strange gathering celebrating a narcissistic nativist who doesn't have a nice thing to say about anyone. Luckily, I missed it. I was in New York back in graduate school. My classroom, Cities for Tomorrow, is an annual...
For those of us who are committed to making a positive impact on the food landscape of New York City, it's an immensely hopeful time for progress. There are more New York-based organizations working to bring healthier food to more people today than ever before.
East Hampton Historical Society,
Jack Lenor Larsen,
Mary Jane Marcasiano,
Yoko Ono’s “Wishing Tree,
Jack Lenor Larsen's LongHouse Reserve, home to a spectacular sculpture garden including Yoko Ono's "Wishing Tree," became the site of great music, food, and art, in "serious moonlight," its 25th year celebration. As maidens in midnight flowy frocks danced around a reflecting pool, partiers slurped oysters and sipped peach bellinis,...
This last Saturday, Lia Chavez, presented her first live dance performance alongside dancers Troy Ogilvie and Djassi daCosta Johnson.
When you combine a Putin personality (says Kasparov) with a sociopath (says author of "Art of The Deal"), you get a Convention that wants to jail Hillary Clinton. Stuart Stevens & Ron Reagan agree that he's unlikely to win but may splinter the GOP into Reform-icon and Nativist Wings.
Red Hook is fast becoming worthy of its surname, with many attractions that have hooked New Yorkers and tourists alike to this historic Brooklyn seaside enclave. The neighborhood has the feel of a rusty Montauk, bathed by the waters of the lower bay and vistas of low-slung factories, cobble stone...
Mayor Bill de Blasio has repeatedly said that the Vision Zero is part and parcel of Broken Windows policing, a controversial low-level enforcement philosophy which has come under scrutiny by activists and protesters the last few years.
Why does Donald Trump publicly insult other candidates and political leaders mercilessly? Quite simply, because he knows he can win an onstage TV insult game. In strict conservative eyes, that makes him a formidable winning candidate who deserves to be a winning candidate.
PR heavy hitter Peggy Siegal filled the Metrograph theater in NYC with some notable names Monday July 18th, for a private screening of STX Entertainment's new comedy Bad Moms.
Ruth Messinger, now a "global ambassador" for the American Jewish World Service, visiting Cambodia, where the nonprofit group helps support students to enrich their civic awareness in such matters as natural resources and governance. CHRISTINE HAN In the political annals of New York,...
There is a 90 percent chance you will not fall for anyone because you are too busy organizing your next date. But hey it's New York, who has time for that anyway?!
Covering up a bit more than usual at the beach while your wife or sister is beautifully covered is a wonderful form of solidarity. It's also a great form of modesty. Your wife or sister will appreciate it.
Corine Woodley, mother of the Baton Rouge police shooter Gavin Eugene Long, in an EXCLUSIVE conversation shares revealing details unknown until now about her troubled son.
Black Lives Matter,
This year, as our communities get out the vote in the 2016 presidential elections, we keep in mind all these injustices that continue to plague black and immigrant communities.
I live in Manhattan, but haven't spent as much time in Brooklyn as I'd like. Going to the occasion event or activity in the borough to the south counts for culture, however it doesn't deliver enough for my liking in terms of better understanding a neighborhood and especially its evolution...