Fallen Officers, Conservationist Among Names Proposed For New ‘Tappan Zee’ BridgeAs the new bridge rises west of Tarrytown, there are new moves a foot to give it an inspiring title. An online petition has gathered steam to name it for three fallen heroes.
Brooklyn Native, Legendary Folksinger Ronnie Gilbert DiesSinger and Brooklyn native Ronnie Gilbert, who made musical history with the Weavers beginning in the late 1940s, has died.
Stories From Main Street: Clearwater Festival To Honor Pete And Toshi SeegerSingers at a festival this weekend at Croton Point Park will pay tribute to Clearwater's late founders Pete and Toshi Seeger.
Clearwater Festival Set To Honor Founders Pete And Toshi SeegerThe life of Pete Seeger will be celebrated this summer at the annual Clearwater Festival in Westchester County.
Folk Singer, Activist Pete Seeger Dies In New YorkAmerican troubadour, folk music singer and activist Pete Seeger has died at a hospital in New York. He was 94.
Ecofest Celebrates 25 Years Of Green Education And EffortsEcofest celebrated its 25th anniversary in Times Square Sunday, with an assortment of children’s concerts and performances and some lessons in going green for people of all ages.
WCBS 880 Tri-State Top 11 Of 2011: No. 7 - Occupy Wall StreetAt WCBS Newsradio 880, we continue our countdown of the top 11 Tri-State Area news stories of 2011 with one that "occupied" so much our time and one neighborhood park in Lower Manhattan.
Man Climbs Zuccotti Park Structure As Occupy Wall Street Enters Sixth WeekThis stalemate comes after the Occupy Wall Street movement received an emotional and inspirational boost from folk music legends Pete Seeger and ‘60s folk singer Arlo Guthrie. The musicians joined demonstrators on Friday in their campaign against corporate greed while residents near the protest park encampment pushed to regain some peace and quiet in their neighborhood.
Hudson Valley Setting Sail In Search Of Green Energy IdeasThe hope is to find ways to reduce dependency on Indian Point.