Last Sunday I did something for the first time in my 30+ years of living in New York: I walked for the American Cancer Society’s Making Strides Against Breast Cancer. I am incredibly fortunate in that the long tentacles of Continue reading A Walk in the Park: This is How We’re Fighting Breast Cancer?
The place to be last Saturday for any New Yorker with even a smidgen of rhythm was Tompkins Square Park in Manhattan’s Alphabet City. With 159 dance troupes, 10,000 dancers and probably an equal number of spectators, the 5th Annual Continue reading DanceFest 2011 takes over Tompkins Square Park
The giddiness of spring makes all mammals rouse themselves from slumber, go outside and do something silly to mark the change of season. That might be one reason why thousands of New Yorkers gathered in Union Square on a glorious Continue reading Pillow Fight 2011 whacks NYC