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In a year, everything had changed for Robert Wollman. It started with walking trouble. But by March, Bob discovered the problem was much deeper than old age. more
It’s not just about doing well at P.S. 95 Sheila Mencher, it’s feeling well, too. This state weaved stronger mental health approaches into its health class curriculum this past fall. more
A group of deeply troubled Riverdale homeowners has mounted a reputedly unprecedented challenge against their embattled board of managers — calling on every single one of them to resign. more
It started with a favor. But now, more than a decade later, the Tree Army is removing trees, and then some. more
Jenna Lavin has been teaching grand-pliés and soubresauts for nearly two decades.  But this year, her role in shaping the minds of young dancers takes a new routine as the new principal of the pre-professional division of the Ballet Academy East. more
The comics world is mourning the passing of Stan Lee on Monday, and while the Marvel Entertainment legend was born in Manhattan, his growing up really took place in the Bronx. more
Runners, cyclists, weekend warriors and others craving a greenway for the Bronx can celebrate an important step in what’s been a drawn-out battle to make the trail come true — it’s feasible. At least according to the final report from a comprehensive Metro-North study. more
The time to bring back basic banking services to the post office is now, says a coterie of federal lawmakers — especially in the Bronx, where sizeable swaths of the population either don’t have bank accounts, or suffer from inadequate financial services. more
The casual observer probably wouldn’t guess David Obelcz is homeless. A series of misfortunes largely beyond his control plagued Obelcz over the past two years  — including a roommate he claims surreptitiously squandered his rent money on alcohol, leading to an eviction. more
She was an icon in her own right, not just in Washington but also in New York City. And director Julie Taymor believes it’s going to take another icon to properly bring her to the silver screen. more
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