Posts Tagged ‘Penny Gray’

Talking Up DT with Joan Firestone: Executive Director of the Moth

Written by Penny Gray on . Posted in Arts Our Town Downtown, Our Town Downtown

07_TalkingUp Joan Firestone, executive director of The Moth, shares the importance of telling stories Downtown…and how the experience just might connect you to everybody, everywhere. How did life at The Moth begin for you? I’m the last one in. A year and a half ago, the executive director stepped down and I was asked by a [&hellip
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The New Face of HIV/AIDS

Written by NY Press on . Posted in Breaking News

Downtown doctors fight a growing trend of new HIV infections in minority communities. By Penny Gray Back in the mid-1990s, when Dr. Tony Urbina was completing his residency at St. Vincent’s Hospital in Greenwich Village, he witnessed a major turning point in HIV/AIDS care. At the time, medication cocktails were just being introduced to the [&hellip
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Walker’s Takes a Walk in Italian

Written by NY Press on . Posted in Eat & Drink

By Penny Gray The owners of Walker’s, Tribeca’s favorite neighborhood eatery at the corner of North Moore and Varick streets, are rolling out an Italian alternative to their American fare next door at the new pizzeria Girello (“Walker” in Italian, posing a potential confusion for the multilingual)
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