“A $28 million tribute is the real thing,” Gregory Long said last night of the figure raised in celebration of his 25th anniversary as president of the 250-acre New York Botanical Garden in the Bronx, a museum of plants and a center of education and scientific research. “It’s thrilling such generous people have come together to make these gifts.”
“The Dark Knight Rises,” the last film in Warner Bros.’ Batman trilogy, led the U.S. and Canadian box office for a third weekend, collecting $35.7 million as news coverage of the shooting at a Colorado theater abated.
In 2005 Donald Trump bought 1,400 acres of farmland and environmentally sensitive dunes north of Aberdeen, Scotland. He intended to build two golf courses, a hotel, luxury housing and vacation apartments.