Crime Watch

Written by Jerry Danzig on . Posted in Crime Watch Our Town, News Our Town

Counter Terrorist A man stole a laptop from a gym. At 12:05 PM on Wednesday, April 16, a man entered an Upper East Side gym, reached behind the front counter, and removed a gray Apple laptop before fleeing in an unknown direction. The laptop was valued at $2,000. Yorks! A street thief snatched a woman’s [&hellip
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Gridlock at the Museum

Written by Jeff Stone on . Posted in News Our Town

Vendors have taken over the sidewalks in front of the museum, angering locals and Met officials Upper East Side For more than a century, tourists visiting the Metropolitan Museum of Art on Fifth Avenue have been greeted by the building’s iconic staircase. Now, that view is increasingly crowded out by a crush of food vendors, [&hellip
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Celebrating The Nazis’ Degenerates

Written by Val Castronovo on . Posted in News Our Town

The Neue Galerie returns to art derided by Hitler It’s July 18, 1937, and Adolf Hitler and the National Socialists are propagandizing about art. The grandiose House of German Art has officially opened in Munich, with an inaugural exhibit of state-sanctioned works labeled “Great German Art Exhibition.” The following day an opposing show opened next [&hellip
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Pushing Paper

Written by Mary Newman on . Posted in News Our Town, News Our Town Downtown, News West Side Spirit

Joyce Mintzer runs S. Posner Sons Inc., the family business she inherited from her father, making and distributing paper products for high-end clients Upper East Side Joyce Mintzer has worked for the past 50 years to keep her family’s paper distribution business alive by applying the same business principles her grandfather used 125 years ago [&hellip
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Crime Watch

Written by Jerry Danzig on . Posted in Crime Watch Our Town, News Our Town

Coffee Taker Someone made off with a woman’s handbag in a coffee shop. At 2 PM on Friday, April 11, a 24-year-old woman was having coffee in a coffee shop, leaving her handbag on the back of her chair. When she got up to leave, she found that her bag was gone. Items in the [&hellip
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