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Anna Ziegler's "Actually" Joins the National Conversation About Sexual Assault

Alexandrea Socha (left) and Joshua Boone share the uncluttered stage of the Manhattan Theatre Club's production of "Actually."Matthew Murphy Some of the many questions and concerns raised by the recent onslaught of news regarding sexual abuse and harassment are at the forefront of Anna Ziegler's Act

VILLAGE VOICE - 2017-11-20 08:00:00

Brooklyn's New York Puzzle Company a hit at holiday markets

Adam Silver, co-founder of the Brooklyn-based New York Puzzle Company, is adding Times Square to the business' list of holiday pop-up locations. (Credit: Alison Fox) Adam Silver has only a few days to set up his shop at the Winter Village at Bryant Park - including installing the floors, shelving a

AMNY.COM - 2017-11-19 20:50:39

Valerie Harper, given months to live, still fighting cancer 5 years later

"I'm still here," says the actress, who continues to work after being diagnosed with a rare form of brain cancer. Valerie Harper in New York City at American Lung Association's initiative to raise awareness of lung cancer, on May 12, 2015. Photo Credit: Getty Images for American Lung Association F

NEWSDAY - 2017-11-20 19:03:34

NYCHA lead-paint fiasco reveals de Blasio shortcomings (commentary)

STATEN ISLAND, N.Y. - It's the perfect encapsulation of everything that's wrong about Mayor Bill de Blasio's administration. And why so many people lose patience with Hizzoner. We're talking about the New York City Housing Authority lead-paint scandal, the one where the city Department of Investigat

SILIVE.COM - 2017-11-20 18:30:05

Transgender celebrities you need to know

Caitlyn Jenner and Laverne Cox aren't the only famous and successful transgender celebrities in the world. Here are others to know.Balian Buschbaum Photo Credit: Getty Images / Andreas Rentz Balian Buschbaum, born Yvonne Buschbaum, is a former female German pole vaulter. Here, he attends KARE Design

NEWSDAY - 2017-11-20 17:39:00

Study: The 50-and-over set no longer perceive marijuana as dangerous

Baby boomers are getting high in increasing numbers, reflecting growing acceptance of the drug as treatment for various medical conditions, according to a study published Monday in the journal Addiction. The findings reveal overall use among the 50-and-older study group increased "significantly" f

NY DAILY NEWS - 2017-11-20 17:22:59

NYC launches new tourism campaign: True York City

NEW YORK (AP) - The tourism agency NYC & Company on Monday launched a new campaign called "True York City" designed to promote iconic attractions as well as unique experiences, neighborhoods and local businesses. The $15 million marketing campaign in the U.S. and 16 other countries will use the phra

GREENWICHTIME - 2017-11-20 15:57:46

Thanksgiving 2017: weekend things to do

A new attraction at Ridge Hill in Yonkers, called "Twinkling Lights on the Hill" is open for the season. Here you will find Santa in his new cottage on the Town Square and a nighttime synchronized display of lights and music. (Video by Mark Vergari/lohud) Wochit Thanksgiving came and went and you'v

LOHUD.COM - 2017-11-20 00:10:20

TVE looking for candidates for board

Community Report, cadvocate@hcnonline.com Published 10:45 pm, Friday, November 17, 2017 The Trinity Valley Exposition is accepting applications for nominations to its board of directors. Since 1909, TVE has provided a fair, rodeo and livestock show for residents in and around Liberty and Chambers c


Old Town Theatre repairing its roof with a 'Salute to Sinatra' fundraiser

Huntsville's Old Town Theatre has been through a lot in recent years, but when Hurricane Harvey damaged the historic building in August, the theater's board of directors faced a new challenge. The problem? Finding the money needed to make repairs. The solution? Hosting a special fundraiser at the

HUNTSVILLE ITEM - 2017-11-19 15:02:00

All are equal, but some are more equal

The Declaration of Independence proclaimed that "all men are created equal." Very soon after our creation, however, some of us become more equal than others. Some men, some people, are the beneficiary of wealthy parents; others are beneficiaries of the welfare system. Some are neither. In the genera

HUNTSVILLE ITEM - 2017-11-19 13:34:00

Toys for Tots set to bring Christmas joy

Christmas will soon be upon residents of San Jacinto County and for those who are not as financially able to shop for their children, the Toys for Tots program is coming back to help alleviate the financial stress. Toys for Tots is a program directed by the United States Marine Corps Reserve that pr

HOUSTON CHRONICLE - 2017-11-19 09:11:00

Lighted Christmas Parade in Madisonville

MADISONVILLE, Tex. (KBTX) - It's almost time for a Candy Land Christmas in Downtown Madisonville. The Madison County Chamber of Commerce is holding its annual lighted Christmas parade next Saturday, December 2, and now is the time to sign up. The chamber is accepting applications for those wishing

KBTX.COM - 2017-11-20 19:32:00

Lancaster man facing charges after allegedly assaulting Uber driver, threatening to kill wife

LANCASTER COUNTY, Pa.- A Lancaster man is facing charges after allegedly threatening to kill his wife and assaulting an Uber driver. Edward Poorman, 40, is facing charges of simple assault, disorderly conduct, and terroristic threats. On November 19 at approximately 1:40 a.m., police and emergency m

FOX43.COM - 2017-11-20 11:47:32

Harley lovers can go 'whole hog' on their final trip, with Lancaster funeral home's new hearse

Fans of motorcycles are usually not half-hearted about their passion. So, not surprisingly, the idea of sharing that love of the open road and the open air - even after death - appeals to lots of bikers. Joining Charles F. Snyder Funeral Homes' fleet of three Cadillac hearses in recent weeks has bee

LANCASTERONLINE - 2017-11-20 15:00:00

Teen sentenced to life in 1991 killing of another girl up for resentencing

A Lancaster County woman who was a teenager when she was sentenced to life in prison for her part in the brutal slaying of another girl may have a chance at freedom. Tabatha Buck.Pennsylvania Department of Corrections. Tabatha F. Buck, 43, is scheduled for a resentencing hearing Monday in Lancaster

PENNLIVE.COM - 2017-11-19 19:39:49

Tabatha Buck, serving a life sentence for Laurie Show's murder in 1992, will be resentenced Monday

Tabatha Buck, who is serving a life sentence for her role in Laurie Show's murder in 1991, will learn Monday if a Lancaster County judge will give her a shot at parole. Buck and Lisa Michelle Lambert were both convicted of killing 16-year-old Laurie Show at the Conestoga Valley sophomore's East Lamp

LANCASTERONLINE - 2017-11-19 12:00:00

Woman serving life for teen's 1991 killing to be resentenced

LANCASTER, Pa. (WHTM) - A woman sentenced to life as a teenager for her role in the killing of a 16-year-old Lancaster County girl will have a resentencing hearing this morning. Tabatha Buck, now 43, is eligible for a chance at relief because of a 2012 U.S. Supreme Court ruling that deemed automatic

ABC27.COM - 2017-11-20 14:26:03

Vehicle crashes through front of Wine and Good Spirits store in Lancaster

An investigation is underway to figure out why and driver ended up crashing their vehicle through the front of the Fine Wine and Good Spirits store on Columbia Avenue. Emergency crews were called to the store just after 2 p.m. Saturday. An investigation is underway to figure out why and driver ended

WGAL - 2017-11-19 13:29:00

Five arrested during Atlantic Sunrise Pipeline protest in Lancaster County

Pipeline construction is underway in Lebanon County. Pipeline segments for the Mariner East 2 pipeline have been placed from Heidelberg Township to West Cornwall Township. Lebanon Daily News/ USA Today Network/Wochit Five Lancaster residents, including one minor, were arrested Saturday in Martic To

DAILY NEWS - 2017-11-19 21:42:45