4 Comedy Shows to Catch in N.Y.C. This Weekend

Our guide to stand-up, improv and variety shows happening this weekend and in the week ahead.…

3 Film Series to Catch in N.Y.C. This Weekend

Our guide to film series and special screenings happening this weekend and in the week ahead.…

7 Things to Do With Your Kids in N.Y.C. This Weekend

MAYERS CONSULTING ALL-AGES MUSIC SHOWCASE at Drom (Jan. 12, noon-4 p.m.). Parents often try to persuade…

6 Classical Music Concerts to See in N.Y.C. This Weekend

Our guide to the city’s best classical music and opera happening this weekend and in the…

16 Art Exhibitions to View in N.Y.C. This Weekend

‘OCEAN WONDERS: SHARKS!’ at the New York Aquarium (ongoing). For years, the aquarium’s 14-acre campus hunkered…

This Mortal Clay

Faye Driscoll performs the section of her piece “Space” that explores murder, death and mourning.

Are cold weather states better for families? This ranking suggests it’s true – Daily News

If you want to live in the best states for child-rearing, pack warm clothing! That’s what…

Skip payments on a modified mortgage and California cuts you a big break – Daily News

What’s up with mortgage rates? Jeff Lazerson of MortgageGrader.com gives us his take. Rate news summary…

11 New Books We Recommend This Week

THE GIMMICKS, by Chris McCormick. (Harper, $27.99.) McCormick’s novel begins in the early 1970s, nearly 60…

Betting the NIT futures book is often a double-edged sword

Saturday’s much-anticipated college basketball game between USC and UCLA (7 p.m., ESPN2) has teams that desperately…

Beauty mogul Jeffree Star drops $14.6 million on Hidden Hills estate – Daily News

The first time that gender-bending beauty mogul Jeffree Star woke up in his palatial Hidden Hills…

Neighbors demand cleanup of former Rocketdyne site in Warner Center – Daily News

A group of residents and activists on Thursday called for the cleanup of the 47-acre former…