Dinner is Served: New City Kosher Deli

BY COL. ANDREW J. SMITH Today I had a taste for something different: Kosher Deli. I remember so well the Maxi City Deli at the old Bradlees shopping center in New City, which, I suppose, I must use as a template for Kosher food. So I opted for the New City Kosher Deli on Main […]

Top 10 Films of 2017

Top 10 Films of 2017

By Vincent Abbatecola  10) Marjorie Prime – The rapid advancement of technology is something that’s been examined a few times in film in recent years, and writer-director Michael Almereyda approaches it from a new angle in “Marjorie Prime.” Based on the play by Jordan Harrison, the film tells the story of an elderly woman named Marjorie (Lois Smith) who […]

TZHS CHORAL SINGERS PERFORM IN “THE SOUNDS OF CHRISTMAS” AT RADIO CITY

TZHS CHORAL SINGERS PERFORM IN “THE SOUNDS OF CHRISTMAS” AT RADIO CITY

BY BJ GRECO Members of Tappan Zee High School’s Concert Choir and Chorale performed a special holiday arrangement by music teacher Dr. Russell Wagoner in “The Sounds of Christmas” opening of the Radio City Music Hall Christmas Spectacular on December 15. Among the audience members were 45 South Orangetown Middle School seventh and eighth-grade chorus […]

What’s Happening 12/28/17

What’s Happening 12/28/17

BY GEORGE J. DACRE Nyack’s Neil Berg is presenting 100 Years Of Broadway from December 18th to December 31st at the Westchester Broadway Theatre in Elmsford with a cast of several Broadway stars, including Rita Harvey, Craig Schulman, Lawrence Clayton, Catherine Brunell, William Michale, Rebecca Pitcher and Danny Zolli. The show on New Years Eve will be a celebration of 2018. Contact […]

What’s Happening ~ Dec. 21

What’s Happening ~ Dec. 21

BY GEORGE J. DACRE The play “Stick Fly” written by Lydia R. Diamond and directed by Joe Albert Lima to show at Elmwood Playhouse in Nyack, weekends March 9 through April 7. A ‘dramedy’ that explores complex and intertwining issues of family, trust and class in an affluent African-American family. Info: 845-353-1313 or www.elmwoodplayhouse.com. Orangeburg […]

A Jedi-In-Training Seeks the Teachings of a Master

A Jedi-In-Training Seeks the Teachings of a Master

By Vincent Abbatecola  *Spoiler-free review* While any installment in a trilogy carries its own degree of importance, it’s the second film that acts as a turning point.  It expands upon what we saw in the first film and offers a few surprises, all of which propels events for the final installment.  I think we can all agree […]