Risa Heller

  • Blogs

    October 15, 2013

    No Merger, but New York City Opera to Sell Thrift Shop, Move Archives to Columbia

    The New York City Opera was supposed to spend the next several months preparing for productions of Endimione, Bluebeard's Castle, and The Marriage of Figaro. Instead, the opera company is preparing to sell off assets, including its thrift shop, and move its records to Columbia University for preserv ... More >>

  • Blogs

    May 20, 2008

    Gov. Paterson Undergoes Glaucoma Operation

    After releasing an early morning statement saying that Governor David Paterson had checked himself in to The Mount Sinai Medical Center for migraine-like symptoms, his office explained that Paterson is undergoing a procedure to treat acute glaucoma in his left eye. The governor, who turned 54 on ... More >>

  • News

    February 13, 2007

    While Schumer Slept

    For five years, New York's senior senator said nothing about the toxic cloud that hung over his own constituents.