Eric Smith

  • Blogs

    October 27, 2011

    Michael Laiskonis 'Out' at Le Bernardin; Ed Cotton 'Out' at Plein Sud

    ​Le Bernardin's pastry chef, Michael Laiskonis, is leaving the restaurant after eight years on the job to pursue other projects and "reach a wider audience." [Diner's Journal] Eric Smith, a former five-star chef in New York, is now broke and serving food for Occupy Wall Street. [Grub Street] ... More >>

  • News

    September 4, 2007

    Name That Criminal

    In a notorious murder case, Rohan Bolt is doing the time. Did someone else do the crime?

  • Music

    June 13, 2006

    My Irie Lung

    A Radiohead reggae tribute bewilders, while the real thing just beguiles

  • News

    April 11, 2000

    Age of Empire

    The Reopening of a Brooklyn Roller-Skating Mecca