EVENTS: In honor of the 102nd anniversary of the deadliest workplace accident in New York City history, Adrienne Sosin and Joel Sosinsky, co-authors of the Arcadia book The New York City Triangle Factory Fire, will give a multimedia presentation including both vintage and current photographs, as well as video clips about the Triangle Shirtwaist Factory fire. They will also address its continued relevance in today’s increasingly globalized world economy.
As today’s Solstice marks the official first day of summer, the weather is certainly responding in kind. High humidity and near record temperatures are expected to usher in summer over the next 2-3 days, reports NBC. The forecast is calling for a high around 94 degrees Wednesday, though the heat index will make the temperature [...]