Commemorating the 18th anni of 9/11

Commemorating the 18th anni of 9/11

Americans are commemorating 9/11 with mournful ceremonies, volunteering, appeals to “never forget” and rising attention to the terror attacks’ extended toll on responders. The commemoration of the 18th anni of the September 11 terror attacks will begin at the World Trade Center in New York with a moment of silence and tolling bells. Victims’ relatives, […]

Best Times Square Bars

Best Times Square Bars

Flashing lights, mega billboards and Broadway marquees: Times Square is one of NYC’s most visually striking neighborhoods. It’s also among the City’s most hospitable. The area teems with enticing bars, some of which provide sweeping views of the neighborhood (as well as pre-theater snacking). Whether you’re after handcrafted cocktails at an upscale rooftop lounge or […]

East Coast Braces for a Major Heat Wave

East Coast Braces for a Major Heat Wave

The major heat wave that has covered the Midwest pushed into the Northeast Friday, bring temperatures that could Top 100F in Washington, DC, and leading utilities to take steps to prevent power outages. The huge mass of warm air will blanket the region, home to about 33% of the US population, through Sunday with little […]

Power Restored to All Customers in NYC

Power Restored to All Customers in NYC

Power restored after NYC transformer fire causes blackout in part of Manhattan, officials said early Sunday. Electricity was restored to thousands of customers in New York City on Saturday evening after an outage that knocked out traffic lights, stalled elevators and limited subway service. Just before midnight, Con Edison CEO John McAvoy said in a news conference that all […]

Box Office: ‘Thor: Ragnarok’ Breaks ‘Sequel Curse’ with $121-M Open

Box Office: ‘Thor: Ragnarok’ Breaks ‘Sequel Curse’ with $121-M Open

Box Office: ‘Thor: Ragnarok’ Breaks ‘Sequel Curse’ with $121-M Open $DIS, $IMAX, $AMZN, $LGF Sequel ‘Bad Moms Christmas’ DOA, while Greta Gerwig’s ‘Lady Bird’ soars at the specialty box office; globally, ‘Thor’ take $427-M worldwide. At a time  when many tentpole franchise movies have stalled Thor: Ragnarok is wielding nothing short of a Golden Hammer at the […]

Ferrari (NYSE:RACE) Celebrates 70th Anni at Rockefeller Center

Ferrari (NYSE:RACE) Celebrates 70th Anni at Rockefeller Center

Ferrari (NYSE:RACE) Celebrates 70th Anni at Rockefeller Center $RACE Ferrari (NYSE:RACE) is celebrating its 70th Anniversary this year. To commemorate this iconic event The Scuderia  went on tour, putting some of its most important cars for display in major cities around the world. Earlier this month, Ferrari came to NYC, and set up displays in […]

NYC Mayor de Blasio Fundraising Under Investigation

NYC Mayor de Blasio Fundraising Under Investigation

NYC Mayor de Blasio Fundraising Under Investigation Grand juries (2) are hearing testimony in connection with federal and state criminal investigations into NYC Mayor Bill de Blasio’s campaign fundraising. The grand jury action was the strongest indication that prosecutors could be moving closer to one or more indictments. Mayor De Blasio, a Democrat, and several […]

The Plaza NYC Teaches the Fundamentals of Western Etiquette

The Plaza NYC Teaches the Fundamentals of Western Etiquette

The Plaza NYC Teaches the Fundamentals of Western Etiquette The Plaza launched a series of etiquette courses designed to teach the essentials of proper decorum in modern day business, social and dining affairs. The courses were conceive by Myka Meier of Beaumont Etiquette, bringing to the United States a 1st-of-its-kind finishing school type program. Each […]

Real Estate: NYC’s Waldorf Astoria Hotel Converting to Condos

Real Estate: NYC’s Waldorf Astoria Hotel Converting to Condos

Real Estate: NYC’s Waldorf Astoria Hotel Converting to Condos $HLT New York’s landmark Waldorf Astoria Hotel to close in the Spring of Y 2017 so owner Anbang Insurance Group Co. can begin converting most of the more than 1,400 rooms to luxury condominiums. The luxury hotel, managed by Hilton Worldwide Holdings Inc. (NYSE:HLT)  is set […]