Although photographers are flocking around them, and pictures are shared by the thousands, New York City’s more than just cherry blossoms. Here’s what we found yesterday in Carl Schurz Park in Yorkville, Manhattan…
Roses are also in bloom. They’re early in the season, but rich with color.
Here’s the latest…
- Mary Ball Washington, George’s single mother, often gets overlooked – but she’s well worth salutingMartha Saxton, Amherst College On Mother’s Day, it is important and poignant to recall the hard life of Mary Ball Washington, who struggled – mostly alone – to raise our Founding Father. Historians have left us with inaccurate and mostly unpleasant accounts of her long and laborious years. […]
- Why I deserve to be left alone for Mother’s Day, and you do tooIf you also want to skip brunch and togetherness, you’re right. Research backs it up. Terri Rupar Originally published by The 19th We’re the only newsroom dedicated to writing about gender, politics and policy. Subscribe to our newsletter today. I’m not going to brunch. That’s not how I do […]
- How to Prevent Carbon Monoxide Poisoning in Your Homeby Suzy Khimm, NBC News, and Perla Trevizo, ProPublica and The Texas Tribune ProPublica is a Pulitzer Prize-winning investigative newsroom. Sign up for The Big Story newsletter to receive stories like this one in your inbox. This story was originally published by ProPublica. Carbon monoxide poisoning is almost […]
- How Meditation with Abraham Hicks May Unlock Your Doors to SourceMeditation with Abraham Hicks puts you on the track that Esther Hicks now says opened her up to Abraham and revelations from “Source.” But that’s just one of the stories. It is consistent, though, with other popular practices.
- Op-Ed: Critical race theory is about to face its day(s) in courtJohn Murawski | RealClearInvestigations/April 27th, 2021 As recently as last summer, few people outside academia had heard of critical race theory, whose central claim is that racism, not liberty, is the founding value and guiding vision of American society. Then, President Donald Trump issued an executive order last […]
- NYPD behaving badly. Have New York’s finest changed much since the BLM protests?As a first hand witness to NYPD behaving badly, I wondered if the police department changed much since last summer.
- Combined local-state tax rate in New York highest in U.S.The Center Square/April 10th, 2021 The effective state and local tax rate for New York residents in 2019 was 14.1 percent, the highest percentage among the 50 states, according to a new ranking published by the Tax Foundation. Across the United States, the average state-local tax burden came in […]
- New York City: It’s more than just the cherry blossoms…Although photographers are flocking around them, and pictures are shared by the thousands, New York City’s more than just cherry blossoms. Here’s what we found yesterday in Carl Schurz Park in Yorkville, Manhattan… Roses are also in bloom. They’re early in the season, but rich with color. Here’s […]
- Only in New York: Is it art or humor on E 86th Street in Manhattan, flowers and traffic cones?Only in New York, on 86th Street in Manhattan, was it art or some playful good humor? Here’s the scene on East 86th Street in Manhattan.
- At what age are people usually happiest? New research offers surprising cluesClare Mehta, Emmanuel College If you could be one age for the rest of your life, what would it be?
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