A hotly debated topic on the sidewalks of Manhattan and in the alleys of Brooklyn, displayed in short films.
Ever almost get hit by a skateboarder? Head over to BAM's Rose Cinemas tonight to watch three short films in the series "Skateboarding is Not a Crime." [More information]
It's going to be a nice day to be outside — sunny, with a high of 66. [Full forecast]
NEED TO KNOW
Mayoral candidate Bill de Blasio was once a young leftist. [New York Times]
The M.T.A. plans to improve subway entryways. [New York Times]
Cardinal Dolan says he will continue to speak against gay marriage and abortion. [Wall Street Journal]
A source close to Hillary Clinton tells aide Huma Abedin to separate from her husband Anthony Weiner. [New York magazine]
Mets at Cincinnati Reds; 7:10 p.m.
Yankees are off today.
1962: The Lincoln Center for the Performing Arts opens in New York City.
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