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POSH Hotel Uses Recycled Material

The Times Square EVEN Hotel greets guests with a nature-induced setting that features recycled and local materials that include wood textured walls, grey stone ceramic tiles and cork floors. At check-in guests view a glass enclosed wall that resembles the interior cross-section of the planet Earth. Gabion walls and 15-foot stone columns are displayed throughout…

Theater/Dining Combo

Theater/Dining Combo   Tevye packed up all his belongings at the end of Fiddler on the Roof and headed to New York. Now we know where he landed. The Rock Center Café has teamed up with the revival of the iconic play to offer a Fiddler Feast for theater-goers.   This is the third incarnation…

New York Politics

There’s little doubt that Mayor Bill DeBlasio is one of the more socially concerned chief executives, including David Dinkins, that the Big Apple has seen in decades. Some of his recent moves have raised a few eyebrows and led people to question what is going on.   There was his effort to kill of the…

Books: The Reform Artists

How many men have gone into court fighting a divorce action or seeking custody of their children only to find out that the legal system is stacked against them? For many years courts were prone to award virtually everything to the wife, or so it seemed. Men felt they had little chance in Family Court…

Les Miz

Les Miz

  A personal favorite, Les Miz, says it holds the title for the world’s longest running musical. Here again we have a situation where the third coming of this wonderful musical matches the original. The first revival never quite cut the mustard. Scenery was minimal and the staging was skimpy.   The current rendition fully…

Nights of Harlem

Nights of Harlem

Nights of Harlem On a brisk Saturday evening Harlem Hospital Center was illuminated with NYC community leaders (Manhattan Borough President Gale Brewer and Council Member District 36 Robert E. Cornegy, Jr. ) and fashion stars (Beyonce’s stylist and founder of TyLite Ty Hunter) who attended Harlem Haberdashery 2016 Masquerade Ball to benefit NYC Health & Hospitals/Harlem on Saturday, March 5th,…

THE NEW YORK LANDMARKS CONSERVANCY HONORS APPLE INC. WITH 2016 CHAIRMAN’S AWARD

The New York Landmarks Conservancy Honors Apple Inc.

On March 9, 2016, The New York Landmarks Conservancy held its 2016 Chairman’s Award Luncheon at The Metropolitan Club in Manhattan. The Chairman’s Award recognizes exceptional individuals, organizations, and businesses that have demonstrated their dedication to protecting New York’s rich architectural legacy.  The Landmarks Conservancy presented its 2016 Chairman’s Award to Apple Inc., and the…