| May 17, 2012
| 7:49 AM
The Wildlife Conservation Society’s New York Aquarium is looking for aquatic animal lovers to join its team of dedicated docents.
The aquarium’s docent program is made possible in part through partnership with National Grid – as part...
| May 22, 2012
| 10:54 AM
A 15-year-old boy has been arrested in connection with a string of attacks where as many as three victims were struck by darts in Brooklyn, officials said.
According to authorities, the attacks all happened in the Bath Beach section on Sunday.
| May 29, 2012
| 10:16 AM
The Wildlife Conservation Society’s New York Aquarium will open a new summer exhibit, A-MAZE-ING Water, as part of the celebration of World Oceans Day on June 8, 2012. The event and exhibit will run through September 9.
The program will...
| Oct 31, 2012
| 4:08 PM
Fifteen people have been arrested after looting broke out in Coney Island and along the Far Rockaway peninsula, the Associated Press reported.
Suspects broke windows and damaged metal gates while breaking into several clothing stores, a Radio Shack and a...
| Nov 1, 2012
| 7:28 PM
NEW YORK (AP) — Frustration — and in some cases fear — mounted in New York City on Thursday, three days after Superstorm Sandy. Traffic backed up for miles at bridges, large crowds waited impatiently for buses into Manhattan, and tempers...
| Nov 2, 2012
| 5:42 AM
The Salvation Army announced Thursday night that they would deliver food to victims of Hurricane Sandy at 14 locations in Manhattan, Brooklyn, Queens and Staten Island between 1 p.m. and 5 p.m. until they are no longer necessary.
The distribution centers...
| Dec 1, 2012
Many of those lucky enough to emerge from Sandy's devastation unscathed are wondering how they can help those struggling to recover. Here are some important links and information:
Friday Nov. 9th: The Hackensack NJ Police PBA will be running a one day...
| Oct 28, 2012
| 2:08 PM
With potentially historic Hurricane Sandy barreling toward the tri-state area, the MTA will begin to shut down the region's mass-transportation system at 7 p.m. Sunday and city officials have enacted mandatory evacuation for the more than a quarter-of-a-...
| Nov 5, 2012
| 5:44 PM
The areas hit hardest by Sandy in New York City work intensely now to clean up, but their greatest concern is that the Nor'easter forecast to hit our area this Wednesday will significantly set back their efforts to recover, and could make their bad...
| Aug 31, 2012
| 11:38 AM
Paul Fejos was a technically daring filmmaker, who made four American films before fleeing Hollywood to go back to his native Hungary. “The Last Moment,” his 1927 Hollywood calling card, is lost. In 1928, he went on to make “Lonesome&...
| Jun 2, 2012
First published on July 31, 2011. Revised and expanded in early 2012.
You could spend a solid year sniffing out cool spots for travelers in Venice, Santa Monica, Pacific Palisades and Malibu -- scores of hotels, hundreds of restaurants and bars, more...
| Jun 8, 2012
| 6:00 PM
The founder of Coney Island’s Mermaid Parade is planning to sue Duane Reade for ripping off the parade’s logo and using it in an online ad for its sunscreen.
“What would Donald Trump do? What would Mitt Romney do?” asked Dick...