| Jul 31, 2012
Two construction projects continue at Universal Studios, which still has not made public what it's up to there. Here's a bit of what we saw this weekend. The big honkin' crane remains in place in the lot between Monsters Cafe and Battery Park (the...
| Aug 16, 2012
Key Wilde & Mr Clarke will be the first performer at the Peas & Qs Family series Saturday Aug. 18 as the weekly free family concerts return to SteelStacks in Bethlehem after Musikfest. ArtsQuest offers free nationally known children's performers at 11 a....
| Oct 29, 2012
Updated Oct. 30, 2012, 4:10pm CT As Hurricane Superstorm Sandy bears down on the U.S. East Coast, here is where you can keep abreast of latest developments, whether you are in the affected areas or elsewhere. (Hurricane Sandy has now been classified as...
| Jan 13, 2010
| 7:19 PM
— Oyster trader Joe Melzer Jr. gets regular visits from the state Department of Health. His business, Pagan River Dockside Seafood Inc., is rarely tagged for a violation.
Not so on a recent December morning. An inspector issued a citation after...
| Jun 16, 2009
| 2:13 PM
Taking the kids to the Big Apple may seem like a daunting task, but New York is actually one of America's best cities for a family vacation. Almost every child knows something about New York from movies, books and television. This...
| Oct 4, 2010
| 6:14 PM
Fans of the SyFy television series "Ghost Hunters" will be able to meet Steve Gonsalves and Dave Tango during Halloween Horror Nights festivities at Universal Studios this Thursday night.
The duo and a group of paranormal researchers investigate...
| Mar 4, 2007
When she envisioned a deluxe newsstand, the kind of place to find glossy magazines in dozens of languages, obscure literary journals and fashion quarterlies that cost as much as $90, Christina Cieri thought of only one location. Harbor East.
| May 30, 2010
Here's a list of the nation's historical hot spots — the five most- and least-visited monuments in 2009 — from National Park Service data. With ancient petroglyphs and eerie cave dwellings, war-scarred memorials and islands reachable only by...
| Mar 3, 2009
Go here: With its cobblestone streets, sweeping views of the Delaware River, grassy commons and rich architectural heritage, New Castle's historic district ranks among the finest heritage towns in the Mid-Atlantic. It's got history: William Penn first set...
| Nov 5, 2009
| 9:20 AM
It will be a champions welcome as New York City will host a ticker-tape parade Friday morning to celebrate the Yankees' 27th World Series title.
The victory parade will start at 11 a.m. on lower Broadway at Battery Park, go up the Canyon of Heroes to...
| Nov 6, 2009
| 11:45 AM
The Canyon of Heroes was flooded with Yankees fans on Friday as the Bronx Bombers celebrated their 27th World Series win.
A blizzard of confetti swept through Broadway as the Yankees made their way to City Hall for a ceremony where they were presented...