New Jersey Community Cancels Groundhog Day Celebration After Groundhog DiesA New Jersey community's Groundhog Day celebration was canceled after its groundhog died.
Chuck And Phil In Agreement: Early Spring Is ComingStaten Island Chuck did not see his shadow as he emerged from his home at the Staten Island Zoo early Tuesday.
De Blasio To Skip Annual Groundhog Day Ceremony At Staten Island ZooThe mayor is skipping the annual tradition so he can campaign in Iowa for Democratic presidential candidate Hillary Clinton.
'Groundhog Day' Adaptation Coming To Broadway In 2017For the past couple of years, local jokes about Groundhog Day have had to do with an animal named Staten Island Chuck that slipped from Mayor Bill de Blasio’s hands – but not for much longer.
Staten Island Chuck Plays Nice With De Blasio, Indicates There Will Be Early SpringGroundhog Day 2015 in New York City brought the good news of an early spring, and even more good news for Mayor Bill de Blasio because Staten Island Chuck survived.
De Blasio Jokes Scientists Making Sure 'No Harm Befalls' Him, GroundhogGroundhog Day is Monday and Mayor Bill de Blasio is hoping the ceremony will go a little smoother this year.
De Blasio Happy To Not Hold Staten Island Chuck At Groundhog Day CeremonyA year after a groundhog slipped from Mayor Bill de Blasio's grasp during the annual Staten Island Zoo Groundhog Day ceremony, the zoo is reportedly making a change to prevent the mayor from handling the animal.
Mayor Bill De Blasio Ducks Dead Groundhog QuestionsMayor Bill de Blasio is declining to discuss the groundhog that died a week after slipping from his grasp.
Groundhog That Slipped Out Of Mayor De Blasio's Hands Died A Week LaterThe death is just coming to light now, but Staten Island Assemblyman Matthew Titone said the Staten Island Zoo assured him that the fall from the mayor's hands is not why the groundhog died.
Schmeelk: In Alternate Universe, Makers Of ‘Groundhog Day' Would Sue Knicks Three plaintiffs -- Columbia Pictures, Bill Murray and Punxsutawney Phil himself -- are suing the Knicks over copyright infringement of the film "Groundhog Day." (This is, of course, purely satirical.)
Mayor Bill de Blasio Drops Staten Island Chuck; Groundhog Predicts Long WinterThe Staten Island Zoo's celebrity groundhog predicted New York's brutal winter thus far will hang around a while longer.
Punxsutawney Phil Indicted For 'Misrepresentation Of Early Spring'Apparently upset over the lack of warm weather, Ohio prosecutor Mike Gmoser has filed an indictment against Phil, charging a "misrepresentation of early spring."