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Singer From Westchester To Appear On NBC's 'The Voice'

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 …
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Melle Mel and Amadeus inspire Bronx kids at special event

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.
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Training pays off for Trumbull youth on American Ninja Warrior

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...

How this N.J. mom’s visits to her jailed son became a new play

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.

Amy Schumer undergoes surgery, has uterus, appendix removed

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...

Worldwide viewers are the judges: Short films spotlighted at Manhattan festival

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.

New exhibits unveil common thread among matrimonies at Ridgefield museum

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...

Husband-and-wife jazz duo spreads some soul in Forest Hills

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.

Tour the New York City Home of Actress Patina Miller

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.”