Today in Chelsea: Wednesday, April 24, 2019

Today in Chelsea: Wednesday, April 24, 2019

10th Precinct Community Council | Let your community policing issues be heard, at this monthly meeting where Chelsea residents can hear the latest crime stats, ask questions, and get public safety tips. The meeting is normally helmed by the Precinct’s Commanding Officer, Capt. Kevin J. Coleman; the Council president is Larry O’Neill. The Council meets […]

Cast Your Vote: The WERRRK.com Drag Awards

Cast Your Vote: The WERRRK.com Drag Awards

A message from our content partners, at an awesome drag/fashion/pop-culture site, recently selected by The United States Library of Congress for inclusion in its LGBTQ+ Studies Web Archive: Just when you think Awards Season is over, here come the WERRRK.com 2018 (-ish) Drag Awards, recognizing the best in drag, entertainment, fashion, and LGBTQ achievement! You […]

The Memes of Mad King Donald

The Memes of Mad King Donald

BY MAX BURBANK | Hello, old friends. It’s been a while. This is my first column since November of last year, when Scott Stiffler was still editing Chelsea Now newspaper, and I was its political satirist and editorial cartoonist. I wrote about Thanksgiving, and also about the threat to our way of life posed by […]

Closing of Western Beef Would Leave Chelsea a Food Desert

Closing of Western Beef Would Leave Chelsea a Food Desert

BY WINNIE McCROY | The community is abuzz this week over the possible shuttering of yet another affordable grocery store in the growing food desert that is Chelsea. Faced with diminishing inventory on the shelves and the quiet removal of the majority of shopping baskets and carts, locals believe that the Western Beef (431 W. […]

Community Contacts

Community Contacts

This page contains contact information for, in this order, Community Board 4 | Societies, Clubs, Associations, Advocacy Groups | Elected Officials | Chambers and BIDS | Health and Wellness Community Board 4 (CB4) –330 W. 42nd St., 26th Floor –Call 212-736-4536 or email Jesse Bodine, District Manager, at jbodine@cb.nyc.gov –Website: www1.nyc.gov/html/mancb4/html/home/home.shtml –Facebook: www.facebook.com/ManhattanBoard4 –Twiter: ‪@ManhattanBoard4 From more […]

Community Activities: Week of April 23-29

Community Activities: Week of April 23-29

National Prescription Drug Take Back Day | Saturday, April 27, Turn in your unneeded or expired prescription medication for
safe disposal at the Lenox Health Greenwich Village (30 7th Ave.), 10am-2pm. For more information, visit DEATakeBack.com. April 24-26: Housing Works’ 15th annual Design on a Dime NYC | Bringing together over 70 nationally recognized interior designers who […]

Trav S.D. Takes You to the World’s Fairs!

Trav S.D. Takes You to the World’s Fairs!

BY TRAV S.D. | April 2019 marks the 80th Anniversary of the groundbreaking 1939 New York World’s Fair. To mark the occasion I’ve booked two talks at two related locations, one in Brooklyn, one in Queens. Sunday, April 28, 3pm: Backstage at the ’39 World’s Fair | The 1939 New York World’s Fair was famously held […]

Zimmer on Dance: The Joyce and New York Live Arts

Zimmer on Dance: The Joyce and New York Live Arts

BY ELIZABETH ZIMMER | As happens in many parts of California, the wide-open spaces and warm, dry climate of Australia encourage the growth of good dancers. Three programs from Down Under coming to the Joyce include, April 29 through May 1, Attractor, a collaboration among Senyawa, an Indonesian musical duo, and two of Melbourne’s most […]