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Just Do Art, Week of April 3, 2014

Thomas McAnulty’s “On the Wall” (public art installation, 180″ wide x 50″ tall, charcoal drawing). On view through April 10, at Carter Burden…

Cross-Culturalism at the core of Meridian 23’s sounds and tastes

Cross-Culturalism at the core of Meridian 23’s sounds and tastes

Meta and the Cornerstones are a perfectly eclectic choice to play Meridian 23’s grand opening event (free, April 11 at 9 p.m.). PHOTO…

Band expands horizons, and lung capacity

Band expands horizons, and lung capacity

Brandon Tesh, standing, directs the New Horizons band. Photo by Michael Lydon BY MICHAEL LYDON  |  On a grey and snowy Tuesday morning…

Buhmann on Art

Buhmann on Art

Installation view, from “Michelangelo Pistoletto: The Minus Objects 1965-1966” (on view through May 11, at Luhring Augustine, Bushwick). Courtesy of the artist and…

Irish Prime Minister Pledges Partnership with Hell’s Kitchen Arts Center

Irish Prime Minister Pledges Partnership with Hell’s Kitchen Arts Center

Irish Prime Minister Enda Kenny, center, spoke at the soon-to-be-expanded Irish Arts Center on March 17, flanked by IAC Executive Director Aidan Connolly,…

On his rowdy Bowery, ‘the hook’ was born

On his rowdy Bowery, ‘the hook’ was born

BY TRAV S.D.  (travsd.wordpress.com)  |  Sunday, March 23, marked the birthday of a once-important, now-forgotten New York theatrical impresario, politico and all-around mover…

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Police Blotter View all

3 shots, 28 years The man convicted of shooting at two police officers near a Lower East Side public housing complex in 2012 has been sentenced to 28…

Girl gone wild Katherine Martinez, 25, viciously attacked two male cops near Union Square early on Sun., March 23, forcing them to call for backup to subdue her,…

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In Pictures View all

Villager lensman goes to the dogs

Villager lensman goes to the dogs

Photo by Bob Krasner Mascot Studio, a combination gallery and custom framing shop, at 328 E. Ninth St., that has been operated by owner Peter…

Clayton Patterson View all

Ray just keeps on rolling

Photo by Clayton Patterson How time flies — and cigarette prices rise — when you’re serving up delicious fries. Ray a.k.a. Asghar Ghahraman, above in 1992, recently marked the…

Anyone care about cameras?

The 7D camera sent back from the Canon repair center — with the battery door still off. BY CLAYTON PETTERSON  |  It seems traditional photography is going the…

Spurred by C.B. 3 snub, Latinos launch a new group

Spurred by C.B. 3 snub, Latinos launch a new group

Lower East Side Hispanic business owners and residents recently gathered in the Marta Valle High School yard for the kickoff event of the new Association of Latino Business…