Speaking at a rally of tenants held at the local Simon Baruch
Middle School on 20th Street on Saturday, council member Garodnick said that he thought the offer to reduce the retroactive amounts, but not the monthly increase that would be charged in perpetuity, was only made because the monthly increase is added to tenants' base rents.
In the labor of a lifetime, Patricia Spain Ward has written a delightful biography of an iconoclastic family physician and public health reformer, Simon Baruch
Advertising his "circumcision scissors," for example, Simon Baruch
noted the proliferation of specially-designed "clamps, forceps, and scissors" being offered to physicians.