NYU will on Tuesday release to community leaders and elected officials a proposal to build a new spiritual, academic and Catholic center at the corner of Thompson Street and Washington Square South.
The Greenwich Village university closed on the now-empty lot intended for the new building, at 58-60 Washington Square South, on May 26, buying Read More
Daily News: There are exceptions to every rule. Today, I’d like to address the issue, which we’ve brought up before, of coming in close on faces. It’s almost always a good idea! But this morning’s Daily News takes things a bit far. It’s obvious enough why they chose this picture: the city’s new Archbishop, Timothy Read More
The New York Post: The Archdiocese of New York has a new Archbishop! Wisconsin native Timothy Dolan yesterday did the ceremonial knock on the door of St. Patrick’s Cathedral, a ritual that normally attends the arrival of a new archbishop but that hasn’t happened in New York before because until the retirement of Edward Cardinal Read More
It’s too early to tell how many out-of-towners will come to the city for Pope Benedict XVI’s visit, but everyone from pedicab drivers to butchers are clamoring for a piece of the pope-tourism pie.
Though only 57,000 tickets are available for the pontiff’s mass at Yankee Stadium, the city’s official tourism company NYC & Read More
Edward Cardinal Egan snapped at reporters covering a protest outside the Capuchin monastery on West 31st Street yesterday afternoon, telling them they shouldn't be covering protesters who buttonholed him after a mass he said there.
30 or 40 protesters, angered at the closing of Our Lady Queen of Angels church on East 113th Street, Read More