| Jan 4, 2011
| 2:34 PM
Construction on the F Train line that was set to begin Monday on the Smith-Ninth St. and Fourth Ave.-Ninth St. stations, has been delayed for a week., beginning on Monday Jan. 17.
Major renovations to replace tracks and switches are going to take place...
| Jan 28, 2011
| 6:07 AM
About a hundred people booted from the N and Q trains at 2 a.m. Wednesday -- in the middle of a snow storm -- took destiny into their own hands and refused to budge.
"There's no excuse for the lack of communication and there's never any excuse for lack...
| Feb 4, 2011
The odd coupling of tradition and trendiness that characterizes Brooklyn's Williamsburg neighborhood is perhaps nowhere more evident than at Full Circle Bar, a watering hole on a quiet block that dead-ends at an expressway.
Here, young urbanites, who...
| Feb 8, 2011
| 7:36 PM
A young woman entered a Coney Island bodega Monday afternoon with her 3-year-old and 6-year-old nieces in search of snacks, but was brutally shot before she could reach the counter.
Around 3:15 p.m., surveillance video from the Seabreeze Deli on...
| Jun 22, 2011
When Russ Hencinski looks out of his classroom window at Lane Tech High School, the science and astronomy teacher sees a strip mall with a Jewel-Osco grocery store and other smaller shops.
But in his mind's eye, Hencinski can conjure up an image of the...
| Jul 17, 2011
| 5:15 AM
Reporting from Idlewild Park in Ligonier, Pa. - As one of the oldest amusement parks in America, Idlewild Park in Ligonier, Pa., has always been geared toward youngsters under 12 years old.
Photos: Top 10 kids' rides at Idlewild Park
Idlewild is about...
| Mar 5, 2011
| 2:08 PM
More than a dozen subway lines are experiencing service disruptions this weekend due to scheduled maintenance projects.
The biggest pain is on the "A" train, which is undergoing a station makeover; free shuttle buses have been pressed into service,...
| Mar 13, 2012
| 5:48 AM
It's a deal sealed in cement. The city has overcome its final hurdle to move forward with a plan to replace a stretch of Coney Island's fabled boardwalk with recycled plastic and concrete molded to look like wood.
An almost four-hour public hearing by...
| Jul 18, 2011
| 5:15 AM
Reporting from Lakemont Park in Altoona, Pa.--
My current travels across the great American roller-coaster belt will put me aboard five of the oldest operating coasters in the world, including the very oldest at little Lakemont Park here in Altoona....
| Jul 11, 2011
Brooklyn Borough President Marty Markowitz will be here to talk about Brooklyn's free summer concert series: the 33rd annual Seaside Summer Concert Series at a new location in Coney Island and the 29th annual Martin Luther King Jr. Concert Series at...
| Jul 16, 2011
| 5:15 AM
Reporting from Kennywood in West Mifflin, Pa. - With its extensive collection of turn-of-the-century rides and attractions, Kennywood in West Mifflin, Pa., is a living, breathing, trapped-in-amber ode to the "Golden Age of Amusement Parks."
| Aug 9, 2011
| 2:17 PM
In Brooklyn's Brighton Beach parking spaces are disappearing rapidly, leaving residents at the mercy of the only existing permit-parking lot.
Constant calls into the Neighborhood Association are proof to President Pat Singer that her community is in need...