Police were searching for a suspect Thursday night in a string of robberies around Manhattan.
Alan’s Alley, one of a dying breed of independent video stores in New York City, closed its old location this week and prepared to reopen a short distance to the east – prevailing over earlier fears that the store might close for good.
A suspect has been arrested and charged in an alleged anti-gay bias attack on a couple in Chelsea last month.
Some New Yorkers were lucky enough Wednesday to spend six hours with Jay-Z as he rapped at the Pace Gallery in Chelsea, for what was to become part of a music video.
Police Monday were investigating the shooting death of a 20-year-old man in the Coney Island Houses public housing development.
Tri-State area residents are encouraged to avoid driving in New York City on Saturday, if possible. It is widely advised to take mass transit, as numerous events will cause several street closures.