History is the focus of any historical society, preserving, interpreting, educating and inspiring a new generation being the essential elements of most
Photos: Hat Day 2017
Les Chapeaux Dans le Jardin, or Hat Day, was held on Friday, May 5, 2017 at Franklin Park Conservatory.
How Producing Art Can Keep Our Brains Functioning
“Art washes away from the soul the dust of everyday life," so Pablo Picasso once famously proclaimed. Though we expect the pompous Cubist was being his u...
Patrons' Show Fundraiser: Tips for First-Timers
Here are our tips for first-time patrons. (It's impossible to fully describe the experience, but we've done our best.)
What TeenVogue Doesn’t Want You to Know About Your Guns Rights
As a teenager growing up in north central Florida, Teen Vogue was one of my favorite magazines. It spoke to my interest in design and…
Man in his 90s Makes Amazing Typewriter Art
Paul Smith fought through his Cerebral Palsy symptoms and found a way to create great art with a typewriter.
A Culture Vulture’s Guide to Santa Fe
There’s no one right way to describe Santa Fe. It’s the capital of New Mexico, the oldest state capital in the U.S., and the country’s third-largest art market -- behind New York and Los Angeles. Spanish for Holy Faith, Santa Fe might be better known, though, for its self-proclaimed slogan, the “City Different.” And the destination, which is perched 7,000 above sea level, irrefutably does things differently. It’s certainly historic -- visitors can get a glimpse into its storied past while stopping by several neighborhoods, especially the downtown Plaza area and Railyard District, seeing its museums, tackling its nature trails, and simply by chatting up the friendly locals. It packs in flavor, too -- you may…
Surgeon jumps from bridge after divorce from TV personality wife
A top local surgeon and the ex-husband of ABC News’ chief women’s health correspondent killed himself by leaping off the George Washington Bridge, it was reported Sunday. Dr. Robert Ash…
Coroner rules Trumbull traffic fatality a suicide
Beyond Energy to Synergy
Todd Jones, a high voltage lineman, provided this first-person account of working on the Marcy South Series Compensation Project. NYPA’s managers knew they had the talent on staff and much of the...