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Gersh Kuntzman

Tabloid legend Gersh Kuntzman has been with New York newspapers since 1989, including stints at the New York Daily News, the Post, the Brooklyn Paper and even a cup of coffee with the Times. He’s also the writer and producer of “Murder at the Food Coop,” which was a hit at the NYC Fringe Festival in 2016, and “SUV: The Musical” in 2007. He is proud of the fact that he does a 90 percent good job. Email Gersh at

Friday’s Headlines: The Doldrums Edition

Even though the entire city seems to be shutting down, there's still news!

September 1, 2023

The Explainer: What’s With Council Member Bob Holden’s Bill to Register E-Bikes?

A very controversial bill from a noted opponent of efforts to boost cycling has everyone in town — except its supporters — talking.

September 1, 2023

Thursday’s Headlines: Nice White Parents, Part II Edition

We wholeheartedly recommend Jonathan Lethem's latest New Yorker piece on the creation of "Boerum Hill." Plus other news.

August 31, 2023

Wednesday’s Headlines: The Hole Truth Edition

DOT side-steps accountability after a tragic death. Plus more news.

August 30, 2023

DOT: McGuinness Fixes Will Start Next Week

The compromise plan will "save lives and make this corridor much easier to navigate for everyone, including drivers, pedestrians, and cyclists," according to Commissioner Ydanis Rodriguez.

August 29, 2023

Tuesday’s Headlines: Streetsblog Gets Action Edition

Better bike racks (we hope!) are coming to Broadway. Plus other news (including MSG's short-term permit).

August 29, 2023

State Chides City Judge for Flagrant Parking Rage

The state's Commission on Judicial Conduct said on Monday that Brooklyn Civil Court Judge Jill Epstein "should be admonished" for pulling rank on another placard perp during an altercation.

August 28, 2023

Monday’s Headlines: MSG Headache Edition

The big story is that the City Council will vote to give Madison Square Garden a new permit. Plus other news.

August 28, 2023

Thursday’s Headlines: Support Summer Streets Edition

More more more — how do you like it, how do you like it, how do you like your Summer Streets? Plus other news.

August 24, 2023

Driver Gets Traffic Ticket for Killing Cycling Advocate

The driver who cops say ran over and killed Brooklyn cycling advocate Adam Uster was charged on Tuesday with a mere traffic ticket for the death.

August 22, 2023