Famed Catskills Resort That Inspired ‘Dirty Dancing’ Ravaged By Fire

LIBERTY, N.Y. (AP) — A fire consumed a building at the site of the long-closed Grossinger’s resort, once among the most storied and glamorous hotels in New York’s Catskills. In its heyday after World War II, Grossinger’s drew hundreds of thousands of vacationers a year, many of them Jewish. The resort had a 27-hole golf … Read more

92nd Street Y is uptown NYC’s hit parade

Heading for its 150th anniversary is NYC’s 92nd Street Y. Says its lawyer CEO Seth ­Pinsky: “We’re open 24 hours a day. Offer arts, dance classes, music classes. Kids to seniors’ programs. We handle 2,000 youngsters for city camps. Hundreds of seniors in-person and online for fine arts, ceramics, jewelry making. A roundtable with professors, world … Read more