October 11, 2013 RSS feed / Columnists

It’s My Turn

Shutdown The Shutdown

If it wanted to, the House Republican majority could immediately end the government shutdown it has caused. More...

Broad Channel Bits

Those hazy lazy crazy days…of fall? Sure, last week it was 79 degrees at 5 in the morning. The fan ran all night and sandals and short sleeves were the uniform of the day. More...

IDEAS WANTED

So much for waiting till I get enough ideas in a specific category before sharing them. Another bad idea! The new plan is to going back to the print’em as I get ‘em strategy. Enjoy! Thicker Bags… More...

Slice of Life

For years I have been teaching William Shakespeare. Some units I enjoy more than others. More...

Dispatches

Artist Makes Waves

Her words buzzed as she spoke of her surrealistic art, her sculptures that symbolize the suffering of blacks or women or Iraqis, the four murals on Shore Front Parkway for which she is most famous, and the kids who sometimes draw penises on them. More...

Beachcomber

One of Rockaway’s committed supporters in City Hall is Nanette Smith. She does a lot of jobs well and one of those is staying out of the limelight. More...

Go Parks!

Swimming season at the beach is now a fond memory but new adventures await you at NYC Parks’ thirteen marinas citywide. More...

From The Councilman

Is Full Gaming in the Cards for New York?

This November, New Yorkers will have the final say on a state-wide referendum to amend the state constitution to allow the development of up to seven full-scale casinos. More...

Your Life And Privacy

Who Invented the Internet?

By now, everybody knows that Al Gore did not invent the Internet. But where did it come from? It is challenging for those of us who are not computer scientists to understand fully how the Internet developed. More...

An Intern’s Take

Be Careful

Each week I find myself searching for something to share with you, this week is no different. There are many things that are worthy of your time and I hope you consider this worthy as well. More...

From The Artist Studio

Hold (De)presses

*As of this writing, the government of the United States of America is shut down. Shut Up! No, really it is. Therefore, our galleries in Fort Tilden (part of the National Park Service) are also shut down. More...


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