Posts Tagged ‘death’

The Protagonist: As They Lay Dying

Written by Alissa Fleck on . Posted in NY Press Exclusive

DSC03114.edit-thumb In high school, Carole Lieberman was reading James Agee’s A Death in the Family when her beloved grandfather suddenly had a heart attack and died. “I couldn’t help feeling guilty, as if somehow, by reading this book about death, I had caused my grandfather to die,” explained Lieberman. “When I grew up and became a [&hellip
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Woman Killed by Truck on Monday ID’ed as Downtown Artist

Written by NYPress on . Posted in Breaking News, News Our Town Downtown, Our Town Downtown

Photo by edenpictures. Via Flickr Commons. By Paul Bisceglio - - *Update*: An NYPD spokesperson announced on Wednesday that Greg Smith was charged with failure to yield to a pedestrian and failure to exercise due care. - - South Village resident Jessica Dworkin, 58, was killed on Monday morning when the rear of a tractor trailer hit her and dragged her two blocks under [&hellip
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BOARD 7 MOURNS PINDER

Written by admin on . Posted in News West Side Spirit, Notes From the Neighborhood west side spirit

Although Stephanie Pinder died of unknown causes the weekend after Christmas, to some audience members at Community Board 7’s Jan. 5 full board meeting, the news of her death came as a surprise. “It’s shocking,” murmured one audience member. “She was the person we all wanted to be and never found a way.” Board member [&hellip
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DUANE’S MOTHER DIES

Written by admin on . Posted in News West Side Spirit, Notes From the Neighborhood west side spirit

State Sen. Tom Duane’s mother, Winifred Duane, died on Nov. 5 after a stroke days earlier. She was 84. A wake was held last week at a funeral home on West 14th Street. Winifred Duane is survived by her three sons—Tom, John and James—and their families. State Sen. Duane was able to attend the special [&hellip
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