One of New York City’s favorite holiday traditions also means crowded streets and a high amount of traffic.
Preparations were under way this weekend for the decoration and lighting of the Rockefeller Center Christmas tree.
The tree will travel 70 miles by tractor-trailer to Rockefeller Center where it will become the star of the annual holiday season display.
The Rainbow Room at Rockefeller Center – where icons such as Tommy Dorsey and Guy Lombardo performed – will reopen to the public in the fall of next year.
The Del Frisco’s Grille chef stopped by to make bacon wrapped scallops.
After testing Wi-Fi in a handful of stations last year, the city is now expanding service to 30 additional stations, including Times Square, Rockefeller Center and Columbus Circle.
There is once again a high terror alert in New York City. Mayor Michael Bloomberg and Police Commissioner Ray Kelly said Tuesday they are taking no chances that an attack similar to the Boston Marathon bombings could happen here.
Cee Lo Green, Rod Stewart, and Mariah Carey performed during the ceremony before the lighting. All the waiting was well worth it for the people lining 50th and 49th streets in Rockefeller Center when the 45,000 lights lit up.
All underground stations are expected to be wired by 2016, but trains are not expected to have service between stations.
The 80-foot Norway spruce weighs 10 tons and is 50 feet in diameter. It has been growing on the Mount Olive property owned by Joseph Balku in Morris County.
If you’re a fan of Justin Bieber, Rockefeller Center is the place to be Friday morning. But if you actually want to see him, you need to be there early… very early.
I respect anyone of faith who takes their deity seriously and treats people with the very respect that their faith demands. But this Tim Tebow throng is beginning to feel creepy and cult-like.
Today is Auntie Anne’s Free Pretzel Day. We’re not talking samples here – we mean a whole original or cinnamon sugar pretzel just for you. Just stop by from 10 a.m. until 3 p.m. and pick your pretzel.
New York City is home to one of the most famous skating rinks in the country, and quality skating locations can be found throughout the Tri-State area.
Temperatures were relatively mild, the skies were blue, and it was a legal holiday today – the perfect opportunity for many area residents to make what might be their only trip into New York City this year.