The brisk and bristling "Disgraced" confers on Broadway a quality in far too short supply: topicality. Ayad Akhtar's spiky drama, which had its official opening Thursday night at the Lyceum Theatre, grapples with a subject as rich in dramatic possibility as it is juicy fodder for Sunday morning talk shows.
The Washington Post, Thu, Oct 23 2014 @ 10:06 PM
To keep up with the transportation needs of Staten Island residents, Sen. Charles Schumer and Borough President James Oddo have implored the Port Authority to sponsor the West Shore Light Rail project. According to the U.S. Census from the years 2000 and 2010, Staten Island saw a population growth of 5.6 percent, making it the fastest-growing New York City borough.
SILive.com, Thu, Oct 23 2014 @ 09:58 PM