David Sedaris BookCourt, Brooklyn

“Write every day,” famed author David Sedaris told a jam-packed room of writers and readers at BookCourt in Cobble Hill on Thursday night. Now on tour to promote the paperback edition of his most recent collection, “Let’s Explore Diabetes with Owls” (Little, Brown and Company/Back Bay Books), Sedaris —the acclaimed author of numerous New York Times #1 bestsellers, including Read More →

LICH ambulance, Brooklyn

Worries, when minutes make a difference It was a scene that has played out numerous times since Long Island College Hospital (LICH) was placed on ambulance diversion. A man collapsed, unconscious, in his apartment in Brooklyn Heights. His girlfriend called 9-1-1. An ambulance from Brooklyn Hospital Center (BHC) arrived and EMTs assessed the patient, who Read More →