Fall’s Best Video Games Beckon

BY CHARLES BATTERSBY | The months ahead will see a glut of new video games scrambling to be the must-have…

The Transcendent Tension of Tammy Faye Starlite

BY TRAV S.D. | Few things in this life are as pleasurable to this observer as a Tammy Faye Starlite…

A Captivating Spy Tale Told With Chutzpah

BY SHAVNA ABRUZZO | “When a Mossad mission goes horribly wrong, only one agent can save the day!” That tantalizing…

Abrons Artists Exalt the Jay Wegman Era

BY TRAV S.D. | When an arts organization is over a century old, even major things, such as a staff…

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Transit Sam: Week of Sept. 22, 2016

Dates: Thurs., Sept. 22 – Wed., Sept. 28 ALTERNATE SIDE PARKING RULES IN EFFECT ALL WEEK This week, things will start to wind down so our streets can take a breather from the heavy traffic caused by the UN General Assembly and the arrival of…

Better to call them ‘detestination weddings’

BY LENORE SKENAZY Congratulations! Your friend — or niece, or roommate — is getting married,…

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…

Downtown’s post-9/11 renaissance transformed a symbol of tragedy into symbol of hope

BY JESSICA LAPPIN The renaissance of Downtown after the dark days following September 11th is a remarkable story. It’s a testament to all who live here, work here, invest here and have worked together to not only restore New York City’s First Neighborhood, but build…

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…