Visit a fantasy world where adults remember what it’s like to use their imagination.Read the rest of this entry »
Archive for October 14th, 2009
They’re round, they’re fun and lessons are free.
By Yasmine Guerda
They’re round and they’re fun. For more than three years, Lenny Hoops has been bringing hoola hoops to Central Park, and teaching people how to use them for free. Yasmine Guerda reports.
By Rory Kress
Rain or shine, you can find her in Times Square: guitar, cowboy hat, and not much more. Proving that there’s room in this town for the both of them, the Naked Cowgirl is giving the Naked Cowboy a run for his money.
By Aaron Lee
An audio postcard by reporter Aaron Lee, a broadcast major at Columbia’s Graduate School of Journalism.
On a summer’s afternoon, New Yorkers bring their passions out into the open air.Read the rest of this entry »
One New York teenager is one of 300 million who take table tennis seriously.Read the rest of this entry »
Rising college senior Jun Li’s life has been overwhelmed by vocabulary words – hundreds of them.Read the rest of this entry »
By Dan Fastenberg
You have to get to the office for a conference call that starts in 15 minutes, you know the six line will be filled to the brim, and your stomach is growling louder than Tosca during opening night at the Met. So what’s your only option? The breakfast cart on the corner, of [...]
One performer’s quest to get noticed on BroadwayRead the rest of this entry »
While most teachers look forward to the lazy days of summer far from students, one Manhattan teacher counts down the days until he sees his students again.
Carmen Perez reports.