A study commissioned by Planet Fitness in 2022 found that health and fitness ranked high on the list of New Year Resolutions. How high? Ninety-one percent of those surveyed. Reporter Kirby Inot decided to follow up that report. He visited the Wall Street Planet Fitness gym during the pandemic in search of stories to tell. – Article by Kirby Inot
Author: Kirby Inot
Damn the Pandemic, Full Speed Ahead
A True Gent
I pick up on the incessant buzzing of clippers as soon as I walked into Staten Island’s TrueGents Barbershop at 2035 Victory Boulevard. A movie plays on the big TV screen as barbers worked their magic. Seems like tons of hair are collecting on the floor and barbers continually sweep them aside to keep the luxurious shop clean. “I can fix you up after this guy, boss, just sit tight!” says Rohaiz Dar. Feature Story by Kirby Inot.