Applications Available to Join Community Board 6

The Manhattan Borough President’s office is now accepting applications for Community Board membership. New Yorkers living, working, or studying in one of Manhattan’s 12 Community Board districts are encouraged to apply. Community Boards are the most grass roots form of local government, each composed of 50 volunteer members serving staggered two-year terms. The Boards are […]


TBA Protests Design of Pedestrian Walkway at East 54th Street, Part of Plans for East River Esplanade

The Manhattan Waterfront Greenway embraces the island in an almost continuous path that runs from West 118th Street in Inwood, south along the Hudson, around the Battery, and north along the East River. The Greenway affords New Yorkers the pleasures of water views while walking, jogging, biking or just relaxing. A gap in the Greenway […]


Ms. Hepburn of Turtle Bay

This classic Turtle Bay News article was first published in the Fall 1992 issue. Photo: Wikimedia By Patricia Q. McDougald Having seen her on stage and, I believe, in all her motion pictures—a number of them many times—and having read books and countless articles about her, I could not avoid having preconceptions of my first […]