Syracuse University officials fed a miracle pill to the city's dead Symphony, and they say that with love and care, it may revive soon. Read the latest here. Meanwhile, troubles began in Montreal, and New York City Opera
My friend Dave isnâ€™t buying anything this year besides food, soap, and various personal necessities. A friend of his from Philadelphia read a book, â€śNot Buying It: My Year Without Shoppingâ€ť by Judith Levine, and she wanted to chip away at debts, so she asked Dave to commit to a year of thrift with her. They started January 1st, 2008.