Profile of Mitch Cohen, an 80-year-old street performer who has raced turtles in New York since the 1960s.
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Barflies at the Blarney Cove reflect on the 30 years the spent together in the old Alphabet City pub.
"I've got a lot of blanks in my life," said Z, a Greenwich Villager in his 60's who chose a life of wandering.
A decade after Suspenders lost 70% of its regulars in 9/11, the Manhattan neighborhood bar is forced to close.
Profile of Bob Diamond, a Brooklyn man who spent 30 years searching for John Wilkes Booth's diary beneath the city.
Patricia Kerman moved to California in the summer of 1969. Four decades later, San Francisco's rapid gentrification is forcing her out.
The chemical spill in West Virginia poisoned the water, and with it locals' trust in the industries that have sustained and plundered it.
Profile of Joe Gutheinz, a former NASA investigator determined to rescue moon rocks from the black market.