Cedric the Entertainer and a slew of stars paid tribute to the Late Biz Markie during the Emmy Awards on Sept. 19, but that’s not the only tribute given the animated hip hop rapper. The legendary icon is receiving a new honor right in his hometown of Long Island later this month.
A new contestant appearing on the new season of the super popular "The Voice," is from the area.Westchester resident David Vogel, of Valhalla, will have his chance to impress the judges on Monday, Sept. 20 when he hits the stage.The show airs on NBC at 8 p.m.According to Vogel's Instagram page, he …
NEW YORK - Rapper Melle Mel belted out some of his legendary beats in his home borough of the Bronx on Saturday. It was a day meant to celebrate so many milestones for kids across the city: the end of summer and the return to school. It's also a time to highlight the strength and resiliency that young students like Aaliyah Sheppard have shown this whole pandemic.
TRUMBULL — Jake Scionti, 12, wasn’t worried about the things he couldn’t control as he prepared for his second appearance on American Ninja Warrior Junior on Peacock, a video streaming division of NBCUniversal. He focused on preparation, and put his confidence in the training he had done in the gym...
A Westchester mariachi band made it through the pandemic while sticking to its roots.
Late author, activist, and News 12 political analyst Lawrence Otis Graham wrote the book that inspired Fox's new series "Our Kind of People."
Lynn Clay Byrne was exhausted. She had just returned to her Ridgewood home, having spent the day working on her first play, “Between the Bars.”. The new playwright had been in rehearsals at the same theater, HERE Arts Center in Manhattan, on March 13, 2020, when the theater — and pretty much everything else — shut down.
Comedy star Amy Schumer said over the weekend that because of the medical condition endometriosis, which had complicated the delivery of her and husband Chris Fischer's son two years ago, she has had to have her uterus and appendix removed. "OK. So, it's the morning after my surgery for endometriosis...
That’s how vloggers Jenn and Kyle Bethune of Tampa, Florida, explained how they were able to provide video footage evidence that may have led investigators to the location of Gabby Petito’s body near Grand Teton National Park in Wyoming on Sunday. The Bethunes, who travel across the country with their...
You'll paint by Heckscher Pond, help create a mural and more during the Heckscher Museum's Draw Out this weekend. The best part: You don't even have to be an artist to participate. "It brings families; it brings artists; it just brings the community," says Joy Weiner, director of education and...
It's another one of those TikTok challenges, but this time it looks like people are going a bit too far. The latest TikTok challenge is where students are encouraged to create a short video in which they show themselves stealing and destroying items in their school. As is the case...
Like short films? You be the judge of what’s best at The Manhattan Short Film Festival, which is back for in-person screenings in both Wellfleet and Vineyard Haven. There are three shows of 10 shorts planned for the backyard at Wellfleet Preservation Hall, at 7 p.m. Sept. 23-25. Seating begins at 6:30 p.m., and screenings will be moved inside in inclement weather, with masks and proof of vaccination required.
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RIDGEFIELD — Here comes the history. Starting Sept. 30 at Keeler Tavern Museum, visitors can learn how American wedding traditions evolved through the 20th century by browsing some never-before-seen items in a new exhibit, “Tying the Knot.”. The exhibit is a complement to “Threading the Needle,” a hands-on history exhibit...
Residents who stroll down East Main Street in Bridgeport any Saturday of the month may hear the rich Latin rhythms that are the heart and soul of the Ballet Folklorico Dominicana— one of the most dynamic Hispanic dance programs anywhere in the state.
Sign up for our PoliticsNY newsletter for the latest coverage and to stay informed about the 2021 elections in your district and across NYC. George Gershwin once said, “Life is a lot like jazz… it’s best when you improvise.” Husband-and-wife jazz performers Luca Soul (Rosenfeld), a double bassist, and Kelly Green, a pianist and vocalist, who make up Green Soul, are great at improvising.
When actress Patina Miller and her husband, David Mars, were looking for a new home in New York City, she was clear about the type of space she wanted. “I love the idea of loft living,” says the actor, singer, and two-time Tony Award winner, who most recently won the best-actress award for her role in the revival of Pippin and is currently starring in Power Book III: Raising Kanan on Starz. “I love big open spaces. I need to have light, big windows, and a view, because it really makes a difference in my mood and my well-being.”
Valhalla's David Vogel is getting the chance to try out for the hit TV singing competition.
The Art Guild of Port Washington invites artists and community members to view our fall exhibition, Orange You Glad It’s Autumn on view from Oct. 7-Oct. 23. The air is getting crispier as the days get shorter, ushering in Autumn. The vast works in this exhibition use color, scenery, memory, objects, and much more to represent this cycle of change.