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NYC’s Priceless Things To Do This Week: August 18th-24th

Check out the priceless things to do this week in New York City, week of August 18th-24th.

08/18/2014

Fans of the New York Jets react in the first round of the 2013 NFL Draft at Radio City Music Hall on April 25, 2013 in New York City. (Photo by Al Bello/Getty Images)

Dyer: For The First Time In A While, The Jets Are Doing Right By Their Fans

That the Jets would reach out to Anzalone to help revive the chant, even if he turned them down, is proof positive that this organization isn’t tone deaf.

08/15/2014

Fireman Ed (Photo by Al Bello/Getty Images)

Fireman Ed Says Jets Tried To Lure Him Back Over Lunch

The Jets are hoping to find a superfan — or superfans — to keep their iconic chant alive. But that wasn’t Plan A, according to “Fireman Ed” Anzalone.

08/15/2014

Fireman Ed (Photo by Al Bello/Getty Images)

Fireman Ed: PSLs Helped Contribute To Negativity At Jets Games

The New York Jets super-fan known as Fireman Ed simply grew tired of the increasing harassment in the stands at MetLife Stadium. Some cursed at him. Others spit on him. Beer was also tossed his way.

08/13/2014

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No Way, Bro! Joe Benigno Refuses To Be The Next Fireman Ed

If there’s one person in this town who could revive the “J-E-T-S” chant, it’s WFAN’s own Joe Benigno. But he’d rather take a Geno Smith spiral right to the face.

08/12/2014

Fans cheer on the Jets at MetLife Stadium.  (Photo by Al Bello/Getty Images)

V-O-T-E! Jets Launching Online Contest For New Chant Leaders

The J-E-T-S chant is in the hands of the F-A-N-S. The Jets are holding a fan vote to pick eight season ticket holders to lead the team’s familiar rallying cry this year.

08/12/2014

Bilal Powell of the New York Jets enters the field before the game against the Oakland Raiders at MetLife Stadium on Dec. 8, 2013. The Jets defeated the Raiders 37-27. (Photo by Maddie Meyer/Getty Images)

Jets To Offer High-End Rewards To Loyal, Well-Behaved Season Ticket Holders

The New York Jets are doing away with paper tickets for season ticket holders, while offering those fans a rewards plan for showing up regularly and behaving properly.

07/22/2014

Chris Snee during Super Bowl XLVI at Lucas Oil Stadium on February 5, 2012. (Photo by Jamie Squire/Getty Images)

Giants Co-Owner Guarantees Chris Snee’s Spot In Ring Of Honor

Snee retired Monday after 10 seasons on New York’s offensive line. Now it’s a matter of when, not if, his name will be added alongside the franchise greats.

07/22/2014

Head coach Rex Ryan of the New York Jets (credit: Joel Auerbach/Getty Images)

Jets Tickets: Broncos Most Expensive, Bills Least Expensive Home Game

During this offseason they worked on improving an inconsistent offense by adding receiver Eric Decker, running back Chris Johnson, and quarterback Michael Vick, and could add more offensive playmakers in the upcoming draft. Things could be looking up for the 2014 NFL season.

05/07/2014

Fans face intense security as they take NJ TRANSIT to MetLife Stadium.  (credit: Hazel Sanchez/CBS 2)

NJ TRANSIT Says It Lost $5.6 Million On Super Bowl

Executive Director Ronnie Hakim told a state Senate committee on Thursday that the agency’s expenses for getting fans to MetLife Stadium during Super Bowl week tallied $7.2 million, including overtime.

05/02/2014

Authorities are investigating a fire at James Monroe Elementary School in Edison, NJ on March 24, 2014. (credit: CBS 2)

Demolition To Begin Friday At Edison Elementary School Destroyed By Fire

Demolition of the James Monroe Elementary School is scheduled to start Friday.

04/17/2014

Edison Students At MetLife Stadium

Students From Edison School Destroyed By Fire Get Special Treat At MetLife Stadium

Hundreds of students whose New Jersey school was gutted by a fire are getting a special treat Wednesday. About 500 students got the chance to stomp the football field during a surprise trip to MetLife Stadium.

04/16/2014

Easter Seals NJ Walk With Me 5K flyer (credit: easterseals.com)

Kind Stranger, Autistic Girl Reunite In N.J. After Thank You Note Goes Viral

Eric Kunkel was the man who never corrected 3-year-old autistic girl Kate when she called him “Daddy” and engaged her in conversation on a recent flight.

04/11/2014

EAST RUTHERFORD, NJ - FEBRUARY 02: Bruno Mars performs during the Pepsi Super Bowl XLVIII Halftime Show at MetLife Stadium on February 2, 2014 in East Rutherford, New Jersey. (Photo by Jeff Zelevansky/Getty Images)

Secaucus To Get Reimbursed After NFL Backed Out Of Contract Before Super Bowl

Mayor Michael Gonnelli said a representative of Touchdown Entertainment said the company would pay the town about $18,000. The company contracted to use the local high school as a staging area for the halftime show at MetLife Stadium.

02/26/2014

Aerial view of MetLife Stadium (Photo by LI-Aerial/Getty Images)

Secaucus Mayor Threatens Lawsuit Against NFL For Breaking Contract

The plan was for the league to use Secaucus High School as a staging area. The town had a contract with the NFL for the arrangement, but the league backed out at the last minute.

02/11/2014

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