Woodlawn (Bronx)

  • Blogs

    June 2, 2014

    Increase in Shootings in the Bronx, Brooklyn North, and Queens South This Year

    Summer is here. Memorial Day has passed and on June's first weekend, thirteen people were shot over a nine hour stretch spanning Saturday night and Sunday morning. The number of shootings traditionally rises with the heat. More folks outside for more hours. More rubbing shoulders and more getting on ... More >>

  • Blogs

    April 7, 2011

    Best Films of 1972: Eight 10-Best Lists (And 'The Godfather' Only Makes One of Them!)

    ​Clip Job: an excerpt every day from the Voice archives. January 11, 1973, Vol. XVIII, No. 2 films in focus by Andrew Sarris 'Tis the season to grind out 10-best lists, and this is certainly not the year to turn one's back on tradition. Still, there is at least one prominent film critic who ... More >>

  • Blogs

    November 5, 2010

    Trashing 'Trash' with Holly Woodlawn

    ​Clip Job: an excerpt every day from the Voice archives. December 10, 1970, Vol. XV, No. 50 Trashing 'Trash' with Holly Woodlawn By Arthur Bell The superstars surround David Susskind on the carpeted platform of the tv studio. The "Trash" contingent is there, all but Holly Woodlawn. Three min ... More >>

  • Blogs

    October 22, 2009

    MTA Chief Considers Off-Peak Pricing for Subways, Buses

    Ride the whole system, all for the low price of [insert current fare here]! That's been the beauty of New York City transit. But the variable pricing afforded by unlimited-ride cards has blurred that distinction, and new MTA chairman, Jay Walder, may erase it: he is looking at "time-of-day pricing" ... More >>

  • Blogs

    August 3, 2009

    Summer Streets Returns, Closing Park Ave. Next 3 Saturdays

    ​This year's Summer Streets dates approach: as was done last year, on three consecutive Saturdays, August 8, 15, and 22, Park Avenue and some connecting streets will be closed to motorized traffic from Brooklyn Bridge to Central Park from 7 a.m. to 1 p.m., and citizens encouraged to walk, bike ... More >>

  • Blogs

    May 14, 2009

    BREAKING: Bloomberg Bets on Lacrosse!

    Mayor Mike Bloomberg has entered into a friendly wager with Calgary Mayor David Bronconnier. The two men are betting on tomorrow's championship lacrosse game between the New York Titans and the Calgary Roughnecks. If the Titans win, we are told, Mayor Bronconnier will send Mayor Bloomberg "world fa ... More >>

  • Voice Choices

    October 22, 2008


    Walk on the wild side with Holly Woodlawn

  • Blogs

    May 25, 2006

    Commish, Mayor Warned: 'Blood on Their Hands'

    Scoppetta cheering on the FDNY gridiron team in 2002. This photo clearly calls for a sports metaphor, so…Woodlawn residents are hoping to block the commissioner's blitz on Ladder 39. (FDNY) The crowd of well-dressed, mostly elderly citizens probably looked harmless to Fire Commissioner Nichola ... More >>

  • News

    May 2, 2006

    Labor War in Chelsea

    For the first time, non-union immigrants are building Manhattan's high-rise towers

  • News

    November 16, 2004

    Naughty & Nice

    Freaky fun that will have you feeling festive

  • NYC Life

    December 30, 2003


    The Dead Zone

  • News

    October 28, 2003

    Forever Yours

    Is it pornographic or pious? To decide, think location, location, location

  • NYC Life

    March 18, 2003
  • NYC Life

    July 2, 2002
  • Film

    March 14, 2000