Last Thursday morning, Sal and Maureen Moscato waited more than 20 minutes in 90-degree heat for the Bx7 on the corner of West 259th Street and Riverdale Avenue.
“We don’t have Good Friday once a year. For us, every Friday is good Friday.” Imam Adam Adamu shared that joke with more than 50 men and women who filed into a cramped, carpeted room at the Yonkers Islamic Center last week.
Anyone who entered Salanter Akiba Riverdale Academy on May 22 might have been greeted by an oversized harp and band playing Middle Eastern music. It set the mood for the evening as visitors …
State Sen. Jeffrey Klein is calling out members of his old party to join him in supporting progressive causes in the senate like Planned Parenthood and single-payer health care. But Democrats have responded with a “you first.”
For the past 20 years, Riverdale Senior Services has offered senior citizens rides to and from its 2600 Netherland Ave. location, doctor’s appointments, the bank, the supermarket and cultural …
Tango music and popular film score arrangements will take center stage at ...
John Evans and Thom Gencarelli walked in the Quad area of Manhattan College last week sharing one final conversation about the speech Evans was set to deliver at the school’s graduation …
Last month, U.S. Rep. Adriano Espaillat received a threat from the gang Mara Salvatrucha, or MS-13 as its commonly known. He was the third threat on a New York elected official that week, …
A Dallas businessman who once told his local newspaper he’s interested in “liberty-loving and conservative legislation, no matter who gets it done” may have finally found a Democrat he can support: Fernando Cabrera.
The formula was a simple one for American Studies as the Senators entered the final week of the regular season toting a 6-5 record — win twice in your final five games and your reward would be a spot in the Public School Athletic League postseason.
If the theater were a laboratory, let’s consider what elements we might want to combine to make a hit show.
If you look hard enough inside Wave Hill house’s tearoom on a busy day, you’ll find ...
War is terrible. More often than not, it’s the wrong answer to a very important question.
Second part of two columns Last week, I shared a trip to discover the rocks hiding in New York City with Howard R. Feldman’s elective paleobiology class from Touro College. We visited places …
No gas for months
Tenants at 500 W. 235th St. have been living without gas for months, and one local elected official blames the landlord.
Crazy was the word that kept coming up in conversation with Riverdale/Kingsbridge head baseball coach John Reingold. Considering what his Tigers went through last week, it was as good a word as any.
Pauline Wexler, a longtime Riverdale resident, passed away March 15, 2017, at 96, while surrounded by family.