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  • Manhattan's Last Remaining Lighthouse Easy To Miss

    Manhattan's Last Remaining Lighthouse Easy To Miss
    Bustling Manhattan is busy and loud, but one small building is nestled in a quiet place, a reminder of simpler times. "Unless you know to look for it when crossing over the bridge, you wouldn't even think to look down at this little lighthouse that used...
  • 15-story office tower proposed for Allentown

    15-story office tower proposed for Allentown
    For more than eight decades Allentown's downtown skyline consisted of the PPL Tower dwarfing a collection of unidentifiable buildings that surround it. City Center Investment Corp. CEO J.B. Reilly on Wednesday said he wants to change that. The 15-...
  • In Syfy's 'Ascension,' a voyage through space and back in time

     In Syfy's 'Ascension,' a voyage through space and back in time
    I have tried to determine whether there is anything insidious in Syfy turning "Ascension," originally described as a six-part miniseries, into a "three-night event" and setting it afloat in the relatively dead waters of mid-December. But I have no idea,...
  • Ken Russell: Bethlehem's soundtrack heard during Christmas season

    Ken Russell: Bethlehem's soundtrack heard during Christmas season
    Each of us has a soundtrack to his or her life. The tracks vary through a lifetime. A young parent's melody is the alternative cooing, crying or prattling of their new child. An athlete performs to the crowd's cheer or competition's silent focus. In the...
  • Prince William, Catherine honor their alma mater during final NYC stop

    Prince William and Duchess Catherine wrapped up their New York visit with a glittery gala in honor of their alma mater. The duke and duchess of Cambridge attended a 600th anniversary gala for the University of St. Andrews at the Metropolitan Museum of...
  • Prince William and Kate visit September 11 Memorial & Museum

    Prince William and Kate visit September 11 Memorial & Museum
    Amid pouring rain, Prince William and his wife, Catherine, the Duchess of Cambridge, visited the National September 11 Memorial & Museum in lower Manhattan on Tuesday morning. The stop was part of the royal couple's brief but highly anticipated New York...
  • Prince William, Kate get gifts, greetings from LeBron, Beyonce, Jay Z

    Prince William, Kate get gifts, greetings from LeBron, Beyonce, Jay Z
    British royalty meets American royalty! Prince William and wife Catherine hobnobbed with LeBron James, Beyonce and Jay Z on Monday night in the good old U.S. of A. The Duke and Duchess of Cambridge took in their first NBA game, a matchup between King...
  • Smaller downtown projects get a P&Z pass

    Tower 155 condos downtown already has a sales center going up with a January completion date, according to the Compson Associates Facebook page. And exempting projects like this under 2 acres from the city's Interim Design Guidelines for the Downtown,...
  • A day in Greenwich Village

    Tucked away from the honking horns and crowded sidewalks of midtown Manhattan sits Greenwich Village, a downtown neighborhood that spans west of Broadway to the Hudson River. Although only a quick subway ride from bustling Grand Central station,...
  • For 150th game Saturday, Lafayette, Lehigh take on Manhattan

    For 150th game Saturday, Lafayette, Lehigh take on Manhattan
    As soon as junior Veronica Lloyd's classes at Lafayette College end at 3:30 p.m. Friday, she'll hop in a car and head to New York City, where she and her friends have booked a room near Times Square. Lloyd is among the multitude of students and alumni...
  • Readers share some pretty 'INTENSE' feelings about college rivalries

    Each week during the college football season, national analyst Chris Dufresne will burn a timeout to answer questions and exchange opinions. You can email him at chris.dufresne@latimes.com and reach him on Twitter: @DufresneLATimes. Unbuckling the...