Restoring our E.R.
Last week, our editorial staff met with Michael Dowling, president and C.E.O. of North Shore-Long Island Jewish Health System, and Bill Rudin, president of Rudin Management Company, to hear about the unique Center for Comprehensive Care that North Shore-L.I.J. is planning at the O’Toole Building of the former St. Vincent’s Hospital.
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North Shore-L.I.J. pitches plan for free-standing E.R.
By Albert Amateau and Lincoln Anderson
Executives of the North Shore-Long Island Jewish Health System and the developer Bill Rudin came to this newspaper’s office last week to set the record straight about the new Comprehensive Care Center and free-standing round-the-clock emergency department proposed for the O’Toole Building.
Gay man in day-glo clothes beaten in Village bias attack
By Albert Amateau
Two suspects beat a 28-year-old man on the northeast corner of Sixth Ave. and W. Third St. around 4:30 a.m. Sun., March 27, in a suspected gay-bashing that left the victim with two black eyes and four stitches to close the lacerations around his left eye.
Billy gets subway signs back
By Albert Amateau
“We beat the man,” said Billy Leroy on Wednesday, celebrating with his lawyer, Lea Spiess, the return of 74 of the 109 old subway signs that the Metropolitan Transportation Authority seized a year ago in a raid on Billy’s Antiques and Props on East Houston St. by the Bowery.
A century later, factory fire not forgotten
COMPILED BY SCOTT STIFFLER
Citywide events pay tribute to Triangle’s legacy
Galleries offer reasons to come in from cold
BY STEPHANIE BUHMANN
Cuban cars, post-apartheid identity & film are hot prospects.
Once we were young, radical, beautiful and in love
BY JERRY TALLMER
Hay’s play contemplates marriage amidst political differences.
Dead loved ones and lost kin at the dinner table
BY SCOTT STIFFLER
“Tropical Malady” director takes you on another dreamy trip..
The heart’s most fundamental expression
BY STEPHEN WOLF
The new poetry of the city, in wordshops and Slams.
He’s my son — times 21!
NAATCO’s newest slice of future life is no mere clone
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Volume 80, Number 45 | April 7 - 13, 2011