| Feb 4, 2012
| 1:35 PM
Sophie Pollitt-Cohen likens the Goruck Challenge to a tour of a city, "except you're not on a bus." Devin Maier recalled how for some "it's like playingG.I. Joe," and others look at it as a weekend escape from their 9-to-5 jobs — one that includes...
| Jul 23, 2008
| 1:29 PM
Teddy Roosevelt returned to Nassau today, but this time he???s nine-feet tall and made out of bronze. The county is installing a donated $200,000 sculpture of the late president from Oyster Bay in front of the newly restored county......
| Feb 16, 2010
| 5:58 PM
The Roosevelt Island Tram is slated to shut down for six months beginning March 1, officials announced Tuesday.
The tram -- featured in the 2006 " Spider-Man" flick -- is scheduled to be out of commission until Aug. 31 for a major modernization project....
| Feb 28, 2010
| 4:56 PM
Roosevelt Islanders will be forced to reroute their commutes Monday in response to a six month tram modernization project that will completely suspend Roosevelt Island tram service.
Beginning 2 a.m. March 1st, the tram will be disabled so that it can...