Alison Roman Defended After NYT Column Was Placed On 'Temporary Leave' Amid Backlash For Comments About Chrissy Teigen and Marie Kondo

Alison Roman is not having a good month, and now some of her fans are coming out to defend her as the fallout from her extremely tone-deaf and mean-spirited attacks on Chrissy Teigen and Marie Kondo have real-world consequences. The New York Times writer’s food column has now been placed on “temporary leave” despite her apologies to […]

Coronavirus in NY: Gov. Cuomo calls for private aid, issues new ventilator order

ALBANY — Uncle Andy Needs Your Help! Gov. Andrew Cuomo has ordered every local health department across the Empire State to contribute unused respirators as well as asked local businesses to produce badly needed supplies, as New York desperately tries to prepare for a wave of critically ill coronavirus patients. “It’s ventilators, ventilators, ventilators. That […]

Coronavirus in NY: Archdiocese cancels Mass at all churches

Manhattan’s majestic St. Patrick’s Cathedral has canceled Mass — as the NY Archdiocese shuts down Sunday services at all of its 296 parishes — indefinitely due to coronavirus concerns. The Archdiocese announced Saturday that it is canceling, until further notice, all Masses in its jurisdiction — not only in Manhattan, where the beloved cathedral’s twin […]

Coronavirus in NY: Infected Westchester County man’s son is diagnosed with illness

A student at Yeshiva University who is the son of a Westchester County man infected by the coronavirus also has been diagnosed with the illness, the school announced Wednesday. “We have unfortunately received news this morning that out student has tested positive for COVID-19. Our thoughts are with him and his family as well as […]