| Sep 21, 2012
PIX11's Hilary Whittier hopped aboard the Dunkin Donuts Studio on the Run to learn about The Brooklyn Local.
City Harvest, the world's first food rescue organization dedicated to feeding New York City`s hungry men, women, and children, is gearing up...
| Aug 7, 2012
| 3:23 PM
Bikers and pedestrians may no longer have a reason to swerve out of each other's way while crossing the Brooklyn Bridge. That is, if the expansion plan for separate pedestrian and bike paths is approved.
Council members Brad Lander, Margaret Chin, and...
| Apr 15, 2012
NEW YORK — As you may have heard, the Titanic never reached New York. But about 700 of its passengers and crew did get here on the night of April 18, 1912, three days after the sinking. In fact, their arrival drew a crowd of thousands to the...
| Jul 10, 2011
New Yorkers are always on the run. Bankers rush from Wall Street to Midtown; harried shoppers tear through the narrow streets of NoLita and SoHo. Travelers may find it hard to keep up with the pace — unless they bring their running shoes and join...
| Oct 16, 2011
| 8:33 PM
With two international summits coming to Chicago in just seven months, the city got a chance to conduct a trial run early Sunday in arresting a large group of protesters without it escalating into violence.
Throughout Saturday evening, police remained in...
| Mar 24, 2012
Young adult novelists are increasingly tackling darker subjects: kidnappings, drugs, rape. But few have delved into so many dark subjects as novelist Thane Rosenbaum, who ventures into YA territory with his latest, "The Stranger Within Sarah Stein," a...
| Oct 2, 2011
About 700 protesters were arrested Saturday in a demonstration against corporate greed and other social inequalities after they swarmed the Brooklyn Bridge and shut down a lane of traffic for several hours, New York City police said.
Paul Browne, a...
| Apr 23, 2012
| 8:30 AM
Gabriel Kahane, best known as an indie singer-songwriter, was his own charismatic singer-songwriter Saturday night in the West Coast premiere of his affecting "Crane Palimpsest" at the Alex Theatre.
As he does in a club, he used a microphone and wore...
| Oct 5, 2010
| 12:15 PM
The Kardashians have already taken over Miami and now Kim and her sister Kourtney are ready to take on the Big Apple in their new reality series that is slated to premiere next January on the E! Network.
The pair began filming their show aptly named,...
| Nov 18, 2011
Reporting from Los Angeles and New York -- Hundreds of people were arrested across the country Thursday in a series of sometimes confrontational street demonstrations protesting efforts to break up Occupy Wall Street-inspired camps.
In New York City,...
| Nov 3, 2011
Thousands of demonstrators chanted, marched, danced and waved signs Wednesday during a general strike called by Occupy Oakland, a largely peaceful protest that snarled downtown streets, rerouted buses, closed the busy port and drew hundreds of teachers...