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Three Weeks in Six Cities: Looking Back on “The Before Times”

02.04.2021 · Posted in Travel and Leisure

Wanderland Workshops are here! Don’t miss our very first, a Travel in 2021 Workshop on Thursday, February 11th 2021, from 5-7PM EST! Where we’re at: I’m recapping my travels in 2020, including this criss-cross of my home country from January ... ...

Facebook post leads to ****-stolen painting returned to Jewish family

The Arkell Museum in upstate New York posted a picture on its Facebook page of its painting "Winter" by American artist Gari Melchers, unaware that the Mosse family of Berlin originally owned it before fleeing Germany in 1933. It was pilfered and reso... ...

Brooklyn pizza joint delivers “comforting words” for $1.00

If I lived anywhere near Brooklyn, I'd be ordering takeout from Vinnie's Pizzeria all the time. I just want their delivery person to look me right in the eyes and lie to my face for a dollar: "EVERYTHING'S GOING TO BE OK AND YOU'RE DOING THE BEST YOU C... ...

Black and Latino New Yorkers are dying of coronavirus at twice the rate of whites

Preliminary data released today on the coronavirus outbreak in New York City shows that black and Latino people in the city are dying at twice the rate of white people who contract the virus.

“Officials revealed that disparity on Wednesday as they announced that 779 more people in the state had died of the virus, the ...

‘CANCEL THE RENT’ projected on NYC skyscraper by The Illuminator

'CANCEL THE RENT' 'SEND MORE VENTILATORS' 'STOP ICE RAIDS'

NYC-based political projection collective 'The Illuminator' staged a large-scale public projection in Manhattan on Saturday night to make several demands on local, state, and federal governments during the COVID-19 pandemic crisis.

Here are images of the socially distant protest in light, which was projected from an apartment.

NY now has ~8,000 cases of Coronavirus, about half of all cases in the US

The number of coronavirus cases in New York sharply increased to nearly 8,000 cases on Friday, a result of increased testing and the continuing uncontrolled spread of the virus that causes the respiratory illness COVID-19.

This is 10 times higher than what was reported earlier in the week.

New York now has half of all coronavirus ...

Trump to NY: Stop lawsuits against me if you want Global Entry, then he made ‘The Godfather’ joke

*** is even going on anymore.

Today, impeached president Donald John Trump did another bad thing right out in the open.

On Twitter, he said New York “must stop all of its unnecessary lawsuits & harrassment” if state residents want the ability to apply for 'Global Entry' status with the Department of Homeland Security. The program, which ...