Pete Hamill, Brooklynite, journalist, friend of "The Green-Wood," now lies at The Green-Wood Cemetery. Hamill was a legend--a high school dropout who became a writer, rose to be the editor of the New York Daily News and the New York Post, and became a leading voice--and a le... Read more
An exciting new book has just been published: "Guide to New York City Urban Landscapes." It is by Francis Morrone and Robin Lynn, with photographs by Edward A. Toran. The foreword is by Pete Hamill.
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Last night, almost 200 people gathered at Green-Wood for the 4th annual Historic Fund benefit. And it rained. Which, of course, was better than last year's tornado. As the rain came down, one wag suggested that next year's benefit be held in Texas, so that we might end the d... Read more
The Green-Wood Historic Fund does many wonderful things. It restores monuments and tombs. It brings authors to Green-Wood to talk about their books. It offers a full schedule of tours and events. And it does much more. It deserves your support.
Here's your chance to help ... Read more