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Imagine guiding a hero through a journey for treasure while battling deadly foes and exploring a fantasyland. Then imagine getting to create that narrative with a group of friends. more
Diane Auslander barely scrapes by on the paychecks she gets for teaching at Lehman College. more
Yahrzeits are anniversaries observed by Jews on the anniversary of someone’s death. It’s a solemn time designed to remember those who have passed, and what might be awaiting them after death. more
Riverdale Avenue has been the subject of many experiments, projects and gripes. A speed camera was installed in front of P.S. 81 Robert J. Christen in 2013 as part of a pilot program at schools that has since been expanded dramatically. more
The odds of winning the lottery aren’t good. Yet, thousands of people play state lottery games, even if they don’t really have the money to do so. more
Spuyten Duyvil has a new group seeking to change things in the neighborhood. The Coalition to Save the Neighborhood had its second meeting Nov. 9, discussing the newest project by the city’s transportation department at the intersection of Palisade Avenue and Kappock Street. more
Marti Michael comes from a family focused on volunteer work, and helping out wherever needed. As the executive director of The Riverdale Y, Michael lent many a helping hand to community center members during her tenure there, and once she retired in 2014, quickly found herself tiring of her free time. more
Holocaust survivor and Nazi hunter Herman Ziering was dedicated to memorializing those who died in the Holocaust, and bringing those who were complicit to justice. more
Karen Franklin’s genealogy journey began in her family’s basement during her years in college. more
When Harry Miller moved into his RiverWalk apartment at Hebrew Home at Riverdale, his walls virtually looked just like everyone else’s at the Palisade Avenue community. Well, all except for two unusual decorations. more
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