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8/26/2015 at 4:56 p.m.
Sandra Bland Will Have a Street Named in Her Honor
University Drive becomes Sandra Bland Parkway.
By Dayna Evans
5/3/2014 at 2:08 p.m.
L’Wren Scott Memorialized in New York
Friends and family attended a private service in Manhattan on Friday.
By Caroline Bankoff
3/26/2014 at 11:48 a.m.
L’Wren Scott’s Funeral Took Place Yesterday
She was buried in Los Angeles.
By Allison P. Davis
12/15/2013 at 1:31 p.m.
Nelson Mandela Buried in Hometown
A village called Qunu.
By Delia Paunescu
8/15/2013 at 1:00 p.m.
Glee Won’t Explain Finn’s Death
"It felt really exploitative to do it any other way," says Ryan Murphy.
By Margaret Lyons
1/20/2013 at 11:16 a.m.
Anger at Prosecutors Boils Over at Aaron Swartz Memorial
They were "hellbent on destroying Aaron's life."
By Andre Tartar
1/17/2013 at 7:07 p.m.
‘Cut Off His Hominy Grits’: Vintage Advice From Dear Abby
The late Abigail Van Buren in her own words.
By Julie Ma and Kat Stoeffel
9/12/2012 at 4:37 p.m.
Lady Gaga Shaved (Part of) Her Head to Memorialize Terry Richardson’s Mom
Save your Britney jokes for another time.
By Alex Rees
8/10/2012 at 3:43 p.m.
Eric Holder Calls Sikh Temple Shooting a Hate Crime at Memorial
But stopped short of making a substantive statement on gun control.
By Caroline Bankoff
6/16/2012 at 2:39 p.m.
Andrew Breitbart Tribute Attendees Honor His Memory by Interrupting, Shouting Over Each Other
"Why don’t you guys be quiet. Shut the heck up!"
By Caroline Bankoff
1/30/2012 at 10:28 p.m.
Someone Might Be Stealing and Selling ‘Ghost Bike’ Memorials
Probably the work of an attention-seeker with a poor sense of humor.
By Brett Smiley
7/2/2010 at 1:30 p.m.
Café Colonial Lives On, Sort Of
A sign on the new rag & bone store acknowledges the restaurant that came before.
By Helen Rosner
3/15/2010 at 6:30 p.m.
Porn Star Jamie Gillis Remembered by Non-Porn-Star Friends
Like Gilbert Gottfried!
By Spencer Morgan
9/10/2009 at 5:25 p.m.
Jerry Nadler Proposes September 11 Commemorative Coin
Does this mean the $3 coins Aunt Helen bought from a street vendor downtown five years ago while she was visiting from California are going to appreciate in value?
By Chris Rovzar
2/6/2009 at 4:52 p.m.
Rest in Pieces of Vegetables
Greenmarket carrot-peeler man Joe Ades will be honored in a most bizarre way.
By Daniel Maurer
10/3/2008 at 8:51 a.m.
Broadway Pays Its Last Respects
The marquees of the theaters lining the streets off Times Square and Broadway will be dimmed for one minute at 8 p.m. tonight to salute Paul Newman.
By Jessica Coen
7/2/2008 at 6:30 p.m.
Gail Sheehy Remembers Clay Felker
Next week's issue of the magazine will feature an oral history of our late founder's career both here and elsewhere; we're giving a preview.
7/1/2008 at 6:40 p.m.
Tom Wolfe Remembers Clay Felker
Next week's issue of the magazine will contain an oral history of Clay Felker's career both here and elsewhere; we've got a preview.
8/15/2007 at 8:58 a.m.
• Sure, the Feds promised Bloomberg $354 million for his traffic-reduction plan (if he can get the city and state to pass it), but that dough's mainly to put up new bus depots. Of the roughly $200 mil needed to charge drivers entering Manhattan, Uncle Sam's promised only $10 million. [
8/10/2007 at 9:29 a.m.
Bloomberg Caves to 9/11 Families
So Mayor Bloomberg finally caved in the face of the collective fit thrown by some 9/11 victim relatives, who demanded the sixth-anniversary ceremonies be held in the pit at ground zero and only there. The Port Authority will now contort to allow the mourners to, as the mayor said in a statement, "descend the ramp in a single-file stream that keeps moving into a limited area … and then to ascend back to street level." We can understand why Bloomie gave up — nobody wants to be the villain, and how bad would pissing off 9/11 widows look in, say, some sort of national campaign?