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New York Cemeteries Face Grave Shortages

New York Cemeteries Face Grave Shortages

People are literally dying to get in. The 8 million people in New York City all will be dead, eventually. That’s 44 million feet of cadaver. In a town where space is always at a premium, there’s not enough earth to grant all those bodies eternal rest.

By Robert Voris
Published: May 26, 2009


The Pit Bull Whisperer

Walking down the mean streets of New York, Joe Bozak looks like a tough guy, from his tattoos to his pit bulls. The image dissolves, though, when he pauses and the dogs nuzzle him and lick his hand. Bozak is devoted to his dogs, and to persuading people that pit bulls don’t deserve their tough reputation.

By Linnea Covington
Published: April 1, 2009