| Dec 8, 2011
| 11:38 AM
In these tough economic times, books offer a great return on a gift-giver's investment. Relatively inexpensive, they provide hours of enjoyment for the recipient — if you make the right choice. Never fear: the Book Bag is here to help.
| Oct 2, 2011
| 8:08 PM
A shooting involving police Sunday evening landed a woman in the hospital in critical condition.
Details are sketchy, however authorities told PIX11 News, the incident happened around 9:15 p.m., at the corner of East 45th Street and Third Avenue -- one,...
| May 11, 2011
| 6:33 AM
A man was fatally stabbed early Wednesday morning inside a halfway house in Manhattan.
The stabbing occurred between 3 a.m. and 4 a.m. at the Stanton House, located at 190 Stanton Street on the Lower East Side.
A bloody hallway lead police to find the...
| Dec 14, 2011
| 7:41 AM
Actors, directors and producers love tossing around the most overused word in Hollywood, "organic," to describe how naturally a project progressed.
Yet few people are less slickly Hollywood than chef Lidia Bastianich on the least Hollywood network, PBS....
| May 20, 2011
| 4:34 PM
LOWER EAST SIDE, NY (PIX11) -- An art gallery owner is bringing sex-ed to a Lower East Side elementary school and it has the community outraged. Dino Eli, owner of Windows Gallery on Orchard Street, is apparently banking on the refrain that “any...
| May 22, 2011
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When a mediocre writer's bride-to-be leaves him to search for a legendary giant squid, he treks across the continent seeking counsel from nefarious creatures on how to win back her affections. (August)...
| May 29, 2011
Is graffiti the most influential art movement since Pop burst on the scene in 1962?
That's the head-turning claim made by "Art in the Streets," a controversial exhibition at the Museum of Contemporary Art. The show has been drawing the ire of social...
| Jun 2, 2011
| 6:51 PM
A terrifying pattern of robberies has emerged on the Lower East Side. Women in their 20's and 30's are being targeted by a knife wielding thug who's attacking to grab their purses, cell phones, and wallets. This is the guy cops say has a good chunk of...
| Jun 3, 2011
| 1:17 AM
MANHATTAN, NY (PIX11)—A terrifying pattern of robberies has emerged on the Lower East Side. Women in their 20's and 30's are being targeted by a knife wielding thug who's attacking to grab their purses, cell phones, and wallets. Isabelle...
| Jan 24, 2012
| 2:50 PM
On the Lower East Side, there is an eight foot high, glaring spelling error that lies on the ground, smack in the middle.
What is supposed to spell "School X-ING," instead reads "SHCOOL X-NG."
That is quite the snafu. S-N-A-F-U.
"This is embarrassing ,...
| Jan 31, 2012
| 10:23 AM
A pregnant teenager is recovering after police said she was shot in the hallway of her Lower East Side apartment. Authorities are reportedly searching for the victim's boyfriend.
According to police, the shooting happened shortly after 2 p.m. Monday in...