| Feb 28, 2011
| 5:11 PM
Families of 9/11 victims have now started an online petition to save the World Trade Center Sphere.
The Fritz Koenig scultpure was pulled from the rubble on 9/11 where it sat for years between the two towers as a symbol of peace. The sculpture now...
| Apr 12, 2011
| 6:53 AM
Jack Wheeler had a flair for the dramatic.
Growing up in Hampton, he wrestled with the question of his future after high school. The grand moment of truth is recounted in Rick Atkinson's Pulitzer Prize-winning book, "The Long, Gray Line."
| Jun 9, 2011
| 11:23 AM
Free Wi-Fi will soon be available at 20 New York City parks, Mayor Michael Bloomberg announced Thursday.
The Wi-Fi roll out is part of a new five-year initiative unveiled by Bloomberg and CEO of AT&T Randall Stephenson.
Wireless internet is already...
| Jan 21, 2012
| 12:25 PM
John Martino was not pleased when he saw where organizers of this year's New York Boat Show had stuck his booth inside the cavernous Javits Center earlier this month. He was in a distant corner, far enough from the main flow of foot traffic that he...
| Dec 16, 2011
| 3:13 PM
Wolfgang Oehme, a renowned landscape architect and a founder of the New American Garden movement, which incorporated windblown ornamental grasses and massed perennial plantings, died of cancer Thursday at his Towson home. He was 81.
"He was a...
| Jun 17, 2011
| 4:56 PM
The proposed price of admission to the World Trade Center Memorial Museum is going to be a substantial $25, leaving some New Yorkers outraged.
Angela Acevedo of the Upper West Side said, "Oh, really?! That's a lot of money." Rocky Claxton of Queens...
| Jan 27, 2012
| 11:50 AM
Police Commissioner Ray Kelly did not waste anytime in shutting down reporters' request for comment on the rape allegations billowing around his son.
"I'm not answering anything related to that matter," he told reporters at a NYPD promotion ceremony at...
| Feb 6, 2012
| 3:49 PM
Audiovisual and lighting crews are in the plaza in front of City Hall preparing for a pep rally in which Mayor Bloomberg will present the world champion New York Giants with keys to the city early Tuesday afternoon. In the hours before that will be the...
| Feb 7, 2012
| 4:33 PM
Manhattan prosecutors will not charge Fox anchor Greg Kelly with rape, District Attorney Cyrus Vance announced Tuesday.
Kelly, host of 'Good Day New York' and son of NYPD Commissioner Ray Kelly, was accused of date rape after a night of drinking in a...
| Mar 1, 2012
| 12:07 PM
She is widely known by many for her nickname SusieQ! Her full-name is Susie Wong. She was born in Canada and grew up in Toronto. Her extraordinary energy as a Celebrity Fitness Trainer & Fitness Clothing Designer propels her to strive for excellence and...
| 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...