The New York Observer is an online news site that was published as a weekly newspaper in New York from 1987 to 2016. The website-based publication, which continues to operate on observer.com after the print version ceased to be published, focuses on the culture of the city, real estate, media, politics and the entertainment and publishing industries. As of January 2017, the editorial team is led by Ken Kurson and other writers and editors such as Rex Reed, Will Bredderman, Drew Grant, Brady Dale, John Bonazzo, Vinnie Mancuso, and James Jorden.