NYTFC: The Hero

As a member of the New York Times Film Club, I've pre-screened a few movies this year, some good, some predictable. Sometimes, like tonight, the screening features a Q&A afterward with the director and one of the actors. And tonight's movie, The Hero, featured none other than the legendary cowboy and voice of Sam Elliott. …

A Bronx Children’s Tale

Last night I had the opportunity to volunteer for the Bronx Children's Museum inaugural gala. The program honored playwright Richard Abrons, entrepreneur Rafael Collado, and actress/activist Kerry Washington for their fundraising efforts in support of the museum which is set to open in the Bronx in 2018. As part of the registration team, volunteers were trained …