Death

Leslie Nielsen Died Yesterday Evening

Last modified November 29, 2010 at 9:41 am

Sad news to report this morning. Canadian-born actor Leslie Nielsen passed away yesterday evening from complications due to pneumonia. He was 84. Nielsen began his career as a serious actor, appearing in Forbidden Planet and Poseidon Adventure.  But all that changed with a memorable role as Dr. Rumack in arguably the funniest movie of all […]

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Overdose Death in Chatham Square Yesterday?

Posted October 20, 2010 at 6:12 am

Last night, a longtime reader sent along a disturbing dispatch from Chatham Square. An apparent death on a bench outside 1 East Broadway attracted both plainclothes and uniformed NYPD personnel to the scene yesterday morning. [Photo Credit: James Petrille]

Goodbye, Michael

Last modified July 12, 2009 at 11:36 pm

We are extremely saddened by the passing of Michael Jackson. He was only 50! Rather than ramble, we will let his music have the final word. Goodbye, Michael.