Rockefeller Center

A man talks on his cell phone on the subway platform at 14th Street and Eighth Avenue in Manhattan. (Photo by Mario Tama/Getty Images)

Underground Wi-Fi Service Expanding To 30 More Subway Stations

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.

04/25/2013

MTA police officers keep watch during the morning commute in Grand Central Terminal on April 16, 2013. (Photo by Mario Tama/Getty Images)

NYC Security Remains Tight In Wake Of Boston Marathon Bombings

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.

04/16/2013

Rockefeller Center Christmas Tree

Lights Begin Shining On Rockefeller Center Christmas Tree

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.

11/28/2012

Man uses cell phone on L train platform of Union Square subway station (file/credit: STAN HONDA/AFP/Getty Images)

Wi-Fi Service Coming To 30 Additional Subway Stations By Spring

All underground stations are expected to be wired by 2016, but trains are not expected to have service between stations.

11/19/2012

Joe Balku standing in front of his Norway spruce in Mount Olive, NJ on Tuesday, Nov. 13, 2012. The tree will be this year's Rockefeller Center Christmas tree. (credit: Glenn Schuck/1010 WINS)

Norway Spruce From NJ Headed To Rockefeller Center Survived Sandy

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.

11/13/2012

Fans camp out at Rockefeller Center ahead of Justin Bieber's concert - New York, NY - Jun 14, 2012 (credit: Marla Diamond / WCBS 880)

Hundreds Camp Out In Rockefeller Center Ahead Of Justin Bieber Concert

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.

06/14/2012

Tim Tebow (Photo by Justin Edmonds/Getty Images)

Keidel: I Respect Tebow, But This Circus Is Just Too Much To Handle

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.

03/26/2012

(credit: Auntie Anne's)

Free In NYC: Auntie Anne’s Pretzel Giveaway

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.

03/03/2012

Ice Skating

The 11 Best Ice Skating Rinks In NY, Conn., N.J.

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.

CBS New York–12/27/2011

Cars go around Columbus Circle - New York, NY - Dec 26, 2011 (credit: NYC DOT)

Tri-State Area Residents Play Tourist In Their Own City

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.

12/26/2011

32BJ Members Rally In Midtown on Dec. 14, 2011 (credit: Marla Diamond/WCBS 880)

NYC Cleaners’ Union Members March In Midtown For Fair Contract

The union is fighting against a proposal to create a two-tier wage and benefit system and fighting for wage increases.

12/14/2011

(credit: TIMOTHY A. CLARY/AFP/Getty Images)

Tree Lighting, Obama Visit Force Day Of Gridlock For NYC Drivers

Between Wednesday night’s Christmas Tree lighting ceremony at Rockefeller Center and a visit by President Obama, commuters were better off sticking to mass transit.

11/30/2011

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B&C Morning Show: Great Day To Be A New Yorker

Putting aside all of the chaos for a moment, Craig opened-up today’s edition of the Morning Extravaganza by declaring Wednesday a great day to be a New Yorker.

WFAN–11/30/2011

Justin Bieber (Photo by Andrew H. Walker/Getty Images)

Bieber Not Performing Live At Rockefeller Tree Lighting Ceremony; Gridlock Alert Still Issued

There were a number of reports last week that Justin Bieber would be performing live the same night President Barack Obama is set to be town.

11/29/2011

Rockefeller Center Christmas Tree - New York, NY - Nov 11, 2011 (credit: Sean Adams / WCBS 880)

Rockefeller Center Christmas Tree Arrives In NYC

The 74-foot Norway Spruce was cut down Wednesday in Mifflinville, Pa. and has arrived in New York City Friday, where it will light up Rockefeller Center.

11/11/2011

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