Fall into fun at these 5 autumn festivals. From rockin’ music parties to mouthwatering cooking demonstrations, there is sure to be something for everyone.
Gang Green enters this game relatively healthy. Can the Jets find a way to beat one of the league’s best teams?
Renowned more for its Riesling than its rye, New York’s grape-growing Finger Lakes region — think Western Upstate, between Ithaca, Rochester, and Syracuse — is actually one of the country’s most underrated beer destinations. Home to 36 craft breweries and 19 brewpubs (the largest concentration of beermakers in the state, despite what you might think!), it’s the perfect spot for a weekend beercation.
Many residents of the Rockaways and neighboring Breezy Point are reflecting on the progress made over the past year while acknowledging the problems still evident. Meanwhile, In New Jersey, the Seaside Heights boardwalk and amusement park remains under construction one year after being partially destroyed by Superstorm Sandy in October 2012, and damaged again in September 2013 by an electrical fire.
“The wheels on the bus go round and round.” – Larry and his Chevy School Bus
Put on your foam-mesh trucker’s cap and dust off the monogrammed slim-fitting t-shirt, it’s time get in touch with your inner-hipster. If you’re looking for indie music, oddly named drinks, and a consistently artsy crowd, these are the bars for you.
Besides the flashy performance cars, some trusted, everyday drives have been redesigned and rereleased.
“Have big vehicle, will travel.” – Frank and his Range Rover
“It’s a 2006 Ford Expedition. It’s big and powerful. I love it.” – Franklin and his 2006 Ford Expedition
“Hybrid is important when gas costs over $4 a gallon.” – Joseph and his Toyota Camry Hybrid
Iowa Lottery CEO Terry Rich said the whole thing has been bizarre since Crawford Shaw of Bedford, NY claimed the ticket on Dec. 29, 2011, 13 months after it was purchased at a Des Moines gas station.
“Odometer? I have 140 miles. I just received it like two days ago.” – Hassan and his Mercedes Benz R350
“It requires a whole new attitude towards driving–something called stealth driving.” – Bill and his Toyota Prius
“It’s a happy car! It runs smooth and it does well on gas.” – Masami and her Chevy HHR
“When we first got the car, there were rules, but they quickly got thrown out.” – Cody and his Toyota Corolla