After a lifetime of political hackery, former city councilmember Noach Dear, who had never even practiced law, became a municipal judge. Who knew he'd become a savior to hundreds of New Yorkers harassed and dunned by unscrupulous and sometimes crooked debt collectors? And that he'd get standing ova ... More >>
And now a word from our arts editor, Brian Parks. . .
The Cedar Lake cast of Didy Veldman's "frame of view," photo by Julieta Cervantes
Deborah Jowitt leaps vigorously into the new dance year with expansive coverage of a broad range of New York shows, as well as this year's "Dance on Camera" fil ... More >>