hurricane sandy

Sandy’s Rescue Pals: Adoptable Dogs on Broadway!

Sandy’s Rescue Pals: Adoptable Dogs on Broadway!

I’m not sure if anything could be MORE in my wheelhouse than Sandy’s Rescue Pals. Combining the adorableness of rescue pups and Honoring the show’s tradition of using adoptable dogs in the role of Sandy, this program showcases adoptable dogs during each Wednesday matinee of Annie on Broadway. The show teamed up with rescue organization(…)

Please Help!  Take in Puppies and Kittens Before They are Put Down (Eff You Sandy)

Please Help! Take in Puppies and Kittens Before They are Put Down (Eff You Sandy)

From District Dog via Greenpointers.com: “PLEASE HELP. I know a lot of you are dealing with personal losses and already helping friends who lost everything. But if you can find it in your heart to FOSTER kittens or pups please call me ASAP. Due to the storm, the city shelter is killing about 200 animals(…)

Recovers.org Helps Connect Neighbors With Other Neighbors In Need!

Recovers.org Helps Connect Neighbors With Other Neighbors In Need!

So It’s going to be a while until the city gets back to normal with all this water, water, everywhere. The crazy thing is how differently people in the region experienced the storm, depending on where they were. For example, where we are in Williamsburg didn’t experience much flooding or any power loss, but not(…)

So It Turns Out That Bloomberg’s Other Sign Language Interpreter Is Also Awesome

So It Turns Out That Bloomberg’s Other Sign Language Interpreter Is Also Awesome

Lydia Callas will always be our first love, but at today’s mayoral press conference, sign language interpreter Pamela Mitchell upped her game. She was more expressive than when we saw her earlier this week, and I have to say that I was mesmerized by her long fingers and totally sweet manicure. It’s hard not to(…)

Bloomberg’s Amazing Sign Language Interpreter, Lydia Callis

Bloomberg’s Amazing Sign Language Interpreter, Lydia Callis

While Hurricane Sandy was (and continues to be) very serious business, a bright spot for New Yorkers has been Lydia Callis – Mike Bloomberg’s amazing sign language interpreter! So expressive, so fierce, so capable! Her fanbase grew throughout the day yesterday – with a parody twitter account and tumblr to prove it! I highly recommend(…)