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Retired Glove Manufacturer Gives Helping Hand to Those in Need

Reporter Rick Karr introduces us to 86 year-old Larry Stanton, who says he didn’t need a college diploma when he started in the business just after World War II because making gloves was in his genes.

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October 12, 2011 1:30 PM | 1 Comment
Luigi is a dance legend on the
performing arts scene.VIDEO
Courtesy of NYC ARTS photo by Cory Weaver
Christina Knight for NYC ARTS  |  October 11, 2011 7:56 AM | Comments
The brand new SONiC (Sounds of a New Century) festival takes place at 11 venues in New York City, featuring 120 composers from four continents.VIDEO
Mixed Media Artist Scotto Mycklebust in his Chelsea Studio. Mycklebust is one of High Line Open Studios founders. Photo Courtesy of Kevin O'Hanlon
Bridget Leahy  |  October 11, 2011 4:00 AM | 1 Comment
High Line Open Studios gives the public unique access to artists' private studios in West Chelsea.
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October 10, 2011 1:30 PM | Comments
I sing in a gospel choir in the East Village.
Bill Bragin
Daniel T. Allen  |  October 7, 2011 2:07 PM | Comments
A daylong powerhouse series of panels and talks exploring where blackness is heading and what it means today.
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October 7, 2011 1:30 PM | Comments
Missed McQueen at The Met? Let the Whitney introduce you to
Lyonel Feininger.
This year's documentary festival season offers an exciting array of non-fiction works for everyone. Flickr/Purple DeeBee
John Farley  |  October 6, 2011 4:00 AM | Comments
Six festivals, either specializing in or featuring multiple documentaries, are here for your autumnal viewing pleasure.VIDEO
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Daniel T. Allen  |  October 5, 2011 4:16 PM | Comments
Get some perspective on New York City with two exhibits at Westchester's Katonah Museum of Art, featuring the theme of "city as muse."
Bill Bragin
October 4, 2011 6:12 PM | 1 Comment
Funk’s defining horn section makes a rare collaborative appearance in New York this week.
An artist's rendering of the remodeled Joe's Pub, which will open on Oct. 4.
Shanta Thake  |  October 3, 2011 4:00 AM | 3 Comments
Joe’s Pub tries to reflect its community onstage, but what does that mean as the East Village's grittiness gives way to latte-sipping co-eds and soaring rents?
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