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NYC Makes Moves to Reduce Penalties to Decrease Mass Incarceration

NYC Makes Moves to Reduce Penalties to Decrease Mass Incarceration

Jemima McEvoy, News Editor

April 25, 2017


Filed under City News, NEWS, TOP STORIES

The NYC Parks and Recreations department will change the punishments inflicted for minor offenses.

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Ansari ‘Master’ of sitcom in Netflix show

Ansari ‘Master’ of  sitcom in Netflix show

Talia Milavetz, Staff Writer

November 9, 2015


Filed under ARTS, Entertainment

Streaming on Netflix, "Master of None" is Aziz Ansari's elegant foray into more mature, honest comedy television.

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Spring television premieres, farewells

Spring television premieres, farewells

Laura Kristen LoTurco, Anubhuti Kumar, Jim Muntisov,, and Audrey Deng

January 26, 2015


Filed under ARTS, Entertainment

A recap of the television shows premiering this spring.

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‘Parks and Recreation’ star speaks at bookstore

‘Parks and Recreation’ star speaks at bookstore

Anubhuti Kumar, Contributing Writer

September 17, 2014


Filed under ARTS, Entertainment

On Sept. 12, Nick Offerman talked to fans about his upcoming memoir, "Paddle Your Own Canoe"

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Emmy 2013 Predictions: Outstanding Lead Actress in a Comedy Series

Emmy 2013 Predictions: Outstanding Lead Actress in a Comedy Series

September 20, 2013


Filed under ARTS

The contenders in Outstanding Lead Actress in a Comedy Series face stiff competition from Tina Fey, in her final run as Liz Lemon. The competition is made even more difficult with the category’s line of cable stars, including Lena Dunham, Laura Dern and Edie Falco. However, the real race...

‘Parks and Recreation’

‘Parks and Recreation’

March 14, 2013


Filed under ARTS, Exclude From Homepage List

“Parks and Recreation” is just about as sincere as any show on television. Co-creators Greg Daniels and Mike Schur have clearly been working to make it as genuine as possible. Of course, this is accomplished in part through the show’s colorful collection of characters, each of whom has been crafted with so much heart. It is difficul...

Amy Poehler promises heart, surprises in future ‘Parks’ episodes

Amy Poehler promises heart, surprises in future ‘Parks’ episodes

February 28, 2013


Filed under ARTS

  As one of the brightest and funniest shows on television, “Parks and Recreation” is at the top of its game. Last week saw a spectacular episode in which Leslie and Ben’s relationship reached a climax with their dream wedding. Show star Amy Poehler said, “It’s chemistry, baby....

TV's weakest links deserve cancellation

TV's weakest links deserve cancellation

November 6, 2012


Filed under ARTS

‘Tis the season for cancellation. While some shows like NBC’s “Animal Practice” and CBS’ “Made in Jersey” may have had their runs cut short, there are other shows still on the air that deserve cancellation just as much, if not more. The most obvious example is NBC’s lifeless sitcom...

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