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SPECIAL REPORT: Past Due

Friday, May 27th, 2016

Iguanas & Lizards & Pigs – Oh, My!

Tuesday, May 10th, 2016

A Goffin’s cockatoo, looking for some attention, pokes its beak out of a plastic enclosure and chirps. Down the hall, a pigeon with a fractured wing is operated on, a mourning dove has its physical exam, and a Uromastyx, a spiny-tailed lizard, is given an oral calcium supplement.

The Center for Avian and Exotic Medicine on the Upper West Side is the only hospital of its kind in New York City, and one of roughly 10 exotics-only veterinary practices in the United States.

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Saving Manhattan’s Chinatown

Monday, February 29th, 2016

In Manhattan’s most culturally distinct neighborhood, long-term residents are fighting for their way of life.

Xue Yu Zhu, 56, lives at 113 Madison Street in the heart of Chinatown, nestled between the Brooklyn Bridge and Manhattan Bridge. “The landlord wants to kick out all the Chinese people and rent to white people. So they’re always harassing the tenants,” said Zhu.

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Portals to Other Worlds

Sunday, November 15th, 2015

Art can bring people together. That’s the goal of Shared Studios’ “Portals” project, which uses audio-visual hookups in old shipping containers in New York to connect people around the world.

During “The Museum Imagined” show curated by Lily Wei, participants got the chance to enter the portal in Chelsea’s Danese/Corey gallery and communicate with folks in Afghanistan, Cuba, Zimbabwe, Honduras and Mexico.

 

“League of Legends”-Con Booms

Saturday, November 14th, 2015

Doctors Diagnose Pact Problems

Saturday, November 14th, 2015

Artists Ousted From Harlem

Monday, November 9th, 2015

Party at Mile 17

Monday, November 2nd, 2015

A Race For Tour Companies

Sunday, November 1st, 2015