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Diary and Reflections of a Courageous Candidate for Congress

Suzan Johnson Cook | Posted 06.09.2016 | Politics
Suzan Johnson Cook

How exciting it is to be around for this moment in history. I was fortunate enough to serve with the first African American president of the USA, Barack Obama, and the woman most likely to be the first female President of the USA, Hillary Clinton.

We Can no Longer Ignore This Crisis

Suzan Johnson Cook | Posted 03.23.2016 | Religion
Suzan Johnson Cook

We can no longer ignore this crisis: religious radicalism. Now, more than ever, religious tolerance in all corners of the world is important. Where religious tolerance is not celebrated, radicalism breeds.

New York Snapshot: "The White Knight of Fordham Road"

Andrew J. Lederer | Posted 09.29.2015 | New York
Andrew J. Lederer

I was running to Sunday yoga class in Isham Park, getting in some exercise ahead of exercise, if you know what I mean. And when I'm motivated to this extent, I'm generally not of a mind to stop until I'm done.

The Faithful Shopper, for the Felines: Couture Cats

Faith Hope Consolo | Posted 08.17.2015 | New York
Faith Hope Consolo

It's no wonder that for many people cats are the "purr-fect" pet. Why not treat your favorite feline to a visit at one of New York City's chic cat-centric centers?

'YO' I'm Not Impressed

Jamie Silverman | Posted 08.26.2014 | Technology
Jamie Silverman

Next time you're contemplating sending a "Yo" to a person in the hopes of a positive response, take a step back and consider what yo doing.

A Self-Guided Dominican Food Tour Of Washington Heights And Inwood

Edible | Posted 04.28.2014 | Taste
Edible

When's the last time you had a heaping plate of mangu or a slice of bizcocho Dominicano?

Massive Heroin Bust In NYC

| Posted 08.12.2013 | New York

By Nigel Chiwaya INWOOD — Police officers seized more than $750,000 of heroin during an arrest in Inwood, the NYPD said. The haul was made at 8...

PHOTO: Anti-NYPD Mural, Painted Legally, Removed By NYPD

Posted 07.26.2012 | New York

A mural calling the NYPD "MURDERERS", spray-painted on a wall by a graffiti artist with the permission of the building owner, was painted over and rem...

Cop's Lawyer Claims His Client Only Tried, And Failed, To Rape Victim

Posted 03.16.2012 | New York

A lawyer for the NYPD officer accused of raping a 25-year-old schoolteacher at gunpoint in the Bronx admitted in court Thursday that his client, Offic...

New Kickstarter Aims To Rebuild Glowing, Floating Umbrella Orb

Posted 02.13.2012 | New York

The last time the Harvest Dome--a floating orb made from soda bottles and the skeletons of discarded umbrellas--set sail towards the Inwood Park Hill ...

Firefighters Battle Huge Blaze

Posted 01.05.2012 | New York

INWOOD -- A massive fire tore through an Inwood building late Tuesday night, sending more than 100 firefighters racing to the scene, officials said. ...

Miguel Martinez, Ex-Councilman, Gets 5 Years In Theft

nytimes.com | RAY RIVERA | Posted 05.25.2011 | New York

Miguel Martinez, a former city councilman from Upper Manhattan, was sentenced to five years in prison on Tuesday on three felony counts involving the ...