Peter D. Kramer, The Journal News

Peter D. Kramer

The Journal News

New York, NY, United States

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  • New Jersey Herald
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Recent articles by Peter:

High school musicals are back. Here's what you can expect.

High school stages will brim with musicals from now till May. Here's our look at what to expect. → Read More

Who were they? Looking for answers in Armonk plane crash

Two men from Cleveland, prominent members of the Jewish community, died Thursday, a mile from Westchester County Airport. → Read More

Metro Awards return to honor high school musicals, at new venue

They went dark for three years, but the loudest, proudest night on the high school musical calendar now has a date, and a brand-new venue. → Read More

Measuring a year in 2 conversations, one in laughter, the other through tears

I measure 2022 in two conversations. Both were in Buffalo houses of worship, dealt with faith and loss. One was lighthearted, the other shattering. → Read More

NY Thruway plans toll hike: Here's what you'd pay, and when

The plan will be floated at Monday's Thruway board meeting. Get ready to dig deeper if toll hikes are approved. → Read More

How to pay the least (or the most) for Radio City Spectacular

You don't have to pay top dollar to see the Radio City Rockettes in the Christmas Spectacular, unless you want to. → Read More

Meet the Black dancer who broke the Rockettes' color barrier. She has stories to tell.

Her arrival was met with pushback from some inside the organization and love from Black Americans. → Read More

Napoleon Dynamite in Tarrytown: 11 questions for Jon Heder

Jon Heder, Jon Gries and Efren Ramirez will attend September screening and Q&A of "Napoleon Dynamite" at the Tarrytown Music Hall. → Read More

Dan Masterson, Rockland's 1st poet laureate whose work was rooted in the soul, remembered

Dan Masterson eschewed mushy sentiment. He wanted "gut poems" that would capture a moment visceral and unforgettable and rooted in the soul. → Read More

He tackled Lee Zeldin's attacker. What he saw and heard is more complicated than it seems

Joe Chenelly was emcee at the Lee Zeldin rally Thursday and tackled the man who brandished a weapon at the gubernatorial candidate. → Read More

They lost loved ones to tragedy. Here's what they have to say to Buffalo, Uvalde

Families whose lives were touched by tragedy know that the year ahead for Buffalo and Uvalde with be a Year of Firsts Without. Here's how they made it. → Read More

They lost loved ones to tragedy. Here's what they have to say to Buffalo, Uvalde

Families whose lives were touched by tragedy know that the year ahead for Buffalo and Uvalde with be a Year of Firsts Without. Here's how they made it. → Read More

Buffalo one month later: When will Tops reopen? How will victims be compensated?

Tops Friendly Markets has set a path to reopening this summer, and a compensation fund for victims' families has been drafted. → Read More

NY mayors want to draw attention to gun violence crisis. Here's their plan.

Eight New York mayors and a county executive took to Zoom to declare June Gun Violence Awareness Month, after Buffalo and Uvalde. → Read More

A Buffalo pastor's challenge: Bringing comfort as loved ones learned who lived, who died

The young pastor's voice is raw from lack of sleep, emotion and many conversations. But he must keep talking through Buffalo's pain to seek change. → Read More

Buffalo shooting victim Aaron Salter Jr.: A 'hero' security guard who sprung into action

The ex-traffic cop did dad things: tinker with cars, fix the house. But his son will remembers him working on solutions to an unforeseen problems. → Read More

Where'd Hochul get the Buffalo Bills stadium money? NY forces $564M in casino payments

Gov. Kathy Hochul was talking football -- a new Bills stadium -- after playing hardball with the Seneca Nation. → Read More

Rockettes take steps to make kickline reflect diversity

The world-famous Radio City Rockettes are partnering with Black colleges and dance conservatories to make their kickline look more like America. → Read More

Historic jab: Meet Sandra Lindsay, the first COVID-19 vaccine recipient in the U.S.

A critical-care nurse, she became the public face for the COVID-19 vaccine at an essential time in the pandemic. → Read More

New York and Florida approached COVID-19 differently. What does the data say?

New York Gov. Kathy Hochul and Florida Gov. Ron DeSantis took drastically different approaches to the pandemic. What does the COVID-19 data show? → Read More