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Janet Jones was born and raised on Coney Island. At 70, she was living in an apartment in Brooklyn’s Marlboro Houses when she suffered a stroke. more
It was thanks to her curiosity that Emily O’Leary brought the untold stories of Eastern Bloc artists to Riverdale. Back in 2010, the associate curator at Derfner Judaica Museum + The Art Collection at the Hebrew Home at Riverdale was learning about its collection of 4,500 artworks that are housed across the facility. more
Growing up, Deborah Kahan Kolb knew the stories of what her grandparents endured during the Holocaust. more
Jordan Moss may have grown up as a child of two artists, but the thought of pursuing art himself was a no-go until a life-changing event seven years ago. more
City lawmakers want to curb the proliferation of a deadly disease, which means taking aim at cooling towers — and some landlords who reportedly aren’t keeping up with inspections — in an effort to snuff out Legionnaires’ disease at the root. more
Salesman, writer, music aficionado and kibitzer Leonard Bloom died on January 21 of complications related to a heart attack. He was 86. Salesman, writer, music aficionado and kibitzer … more
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