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Goings On About Town: This Week • As New York City venues reopen, it’s advisable to confirm in advance the requirements for in-person attendance.
Tables for Two: Sarashina Horii • 45 E. 20th St.
Comment: Count on It
Dept. of Insinuation: Cuomo Off Broadway
Dept. of Fandom: Among Friends
Overdue Memorial: Inheritance
Character Studies: Like Atticus
Annals of Science: Green Dream • Is limitless clean energy finally approaching?
Shouts & Murmurs: The Stress-Free Family Meal Plan
American Chronicles: Hollywood on Trial • Decades before TMZ, the Arbuckle affair spawned the modern celebrity scandal.
A Reporter at Large: The Dead Ship • The oil stored on an aging vessel off the coast of Yemen threatens the lives of millions.
Personal History: My Gentile Region • The legacy of a botched circumcision.
Fiction: The Ghost Birds
The Art World: Just Look • The greatness of Jasper Johns is on display in a major retrospective.
Books: Split Verdict • The triumphs and trials of Oscar Wilde.
Books: Briefly Noted
The Theatre: Dreamers and Friends • Martyna Majok’s “Sanctuary City.”
On Television: Foul Play • “Impeachment: American Crime Story,” on FX.
CARTOON CAPTION CONTEST
Puzzles & Games Dept.: The Crossword • A lightly challenging puzzle.