Gov. Andrew Cuomo announced stricter rules on communities and businesses to slow the spread of COVID-19 on Friday morning. All employees of “non-essential” businesses are required to stay home. Essential service businesses as defined by New York State include doctors, hospitals, media, grocery stores, bodegas, pharmacies, etc. Like the rest of the city, Harlem’s residents […]
What does the South Korean movie’s historic win at the Academy Awards mean to New York filmmakers and moviegoers?
Two years ago when River Gallo began writing the script for his graduate thesis at the University of Southern California’s School of Cinematic Arts, he was surprised to learn he would be a trailblazer: he would become the first intersex director to make a film about an intersex individual. “It was interesting to me that […]
A new comic book features the new congresswoman from the Bronx and Queens
Despite chilly weather, the Coney Island amusement park drew its first customers of the year this past weekend