Tucked away from the honking horns and crowded sidewalks of midtown Manhattan sits Greenwich Village, a downtown neighborhood that spans west of Broadway to the Hudson River. Although only a quick subway ride from bustling Grand Central station, Greenwich Village seems almost like a different city entirely, its streets lined with ivy-covered houses and candlelit restaurants.
The Tribune, Mon, Nov 24 2014 @ 08:55 AM
Honoring Americans making important contributions to Track and Field history is the primary aim of National Track and Field Hall of Fame . Historic items are displayed such as shorts and shoes worn by Hall of Famer, Steve Prefontaine.
Examiner.com, Mon, Nov 24 2014 @ 09:01 AM
In this March 2, 2014 file photo, Bono arrives at the Oscars at the Dolby Theatre in Los Angeles. A New York City doctor says U2 singer Bono suffered multiple fractures and had to have two surgeries after his weekend bicycle accident.
Weyburn This Week, Thu, Nov 20 2014 @ 12:20 PM
The MTA and Metro-North unveiled proposals on Monday that could have commuters paying more to ride the rails to and from Manhattan in March. Riders on Metro-North east of the Hudson River could see a fare hike of up to 6 percent, or 50 cents per ride in an effort to bridge the gap between revenues collected in fares and tolls and the MTA's $13 billion operating budget.
The Darien Daily Voice, Tue, Nov 18 2014 @ 05:00 PM
Broadway theatres plan to dim their marquee lights Friday night in memory of Mike Nichols, a nine-time Tony Award winner whose work onstage ranged from the silly "Monty Python's Spamalot" to the heartbreaking "Arthur Miller's Death of a Salesman." The Broadway League says the lights will be dimmed for one minute at 7:45 p.m. Nichols died Wednesday at 83. He won directing Tonys seven times and won twice for producing.
680News, Thu, Nov 20 2014 @ 06:50 PM
A seriously injured dog was found on a Queens street Thursday night, and veterinary workers were trying to determine whether it had been thrown from a moving car, as witnesses had reported. The female rottweiler was found on Cypress Avenue, near the Jackie Robinson Parkway exit, in Glendale, about 10:30 p.m., witnesses said.
DNAInfo.com, Fri, Nov 21 2014 @ 02:29 PM
A Diamond District worker was hit with federal charges Tuesday, accusing him of orchestrating last week's brazen daytime robbery of a midtown firm in which more than $600,000 in luxury watches and high-end jewelry were stolen, officials said. Rondu Frisby, 37, appeared late Tuesday in federal court in Manhattan on robbery conspiracy and weapons charges in connection with the heist at 23 W. 47th Street on Nov. 11. He was ordered detained by a magistrate-judge.
Newsday, Tue, Nov 18 2014 @ 06:36 PM