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    Debating Manhattan’s Livability

    Monday Nov 30, 2015 05:07 pm

    The Society for Ethical Culture was standing-room-only on Nov. 23 for a Town Hall meeting on how to make New York a more livable city, particularly for seniors.

    The forum, sponsored by this...

    Local News

    Black Friday’s Early Start

    Monday Nov 30, 2015 02:41 pm

    The unofficial kickoff for holiday shopping moved up a day this year, to Thanksgiving

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    Photo Scrapbook: Central Park

    Thursday Nov 26, 2015 01:49 pm

    Reader Jay Hauben sent in this photo of the pool in Central Park in full autumn bloom. Do you have a snapshot you’d like to share with your neighbors? Email us at


    Op-Ed: When the Old Was New

    Wednesday Nov 25, 2015 12:43 pm

    I’d been wondering why so many ads on TV are for adult diapers and various medications that are often taken by older people, and I’m not just talking about Viagra and Cialis.

    A ...

    • City Arts News

      Out & About

      Thu 26

      Big Apple Circus: The Grand Tour

      • Nov 25, 2015 12:04 pm
    • How and Why To Get To Zero Waste

      How and Why To Get To Zero Waste

      We need to confront and address the enormous societal and economic costs of our waste problem

      • Nov 24, 2015 12:00 pm
    • Letters to the Editor

      Letter: Overcrowded Schools

      To the Editor:

      There have been several recent newspaper articles written about public elementary school overcrowding and...

      • Nov 24, 2015 01:57 pm
    • Not Your Mother’s Potato Pancakes
      Food & Drink News

      Not Your Mother’s Potato Pancakes

      For the holidays, or any day, classic interpretations of latkes inflected by contemporary accents

      • Nov 24, 2015 10:58 am
    • Stone Soup and Building Community
      Local News

      Stone Soup and Building Community

      P.S. 452 uses a folk tale to bring families together

      • Nov 24, 2015 10:51 am
    • Stepping Out of the Shadows
      Local News

      Stepping Out of the Shadows

      Susan L. Schulman, a lifelong Upper Westsider, has been an instrumental presence on Broadway for decades

      • Nov 23, 2015 03:19 pm
    • Columns\Op-Ed

      An Anachronism In Her Own Time

      Is Big Brother bothering anyone else? I know most law abiding citizens think: who cares if someone’s watching me,...

      • Nov 23, 2015 02:50 pm
    • Debating School Metal Detectors
      Local News

      Debating School Metal Detectors

      Do they keep kids safe or make schools feel like jails?

      • Nov 23, 2015 01:30 pm
    • Albany Corruption, Voter Apathy
      Local News

      Albany Corruption, Voter Apathy

      Despite two prominent trials, scandals don’t seem to be resonating with voters

      • Nov 23, 2015 11:35 am
    • NY Officials Dismiss Airbnb PR Blitz
      Local News

      NY Officials Dismiss Airbnb PR Blitz

      Company in PR push following string of bad news

      • Nov 23, 2015 11:04 am
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