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Prime Burger is closing on Saturday, May 26, 2012 after 74 years at 5 East 51st Street. (credit: Google Maps)

After 74 Years Of Business, Famed Prime Burger Set To Close Its Doors For Good

A piece of classic New York will close on Saturday night at 7 p.m. The Prime Burger restaurant — across from St. Patrick’s Cathedral on E. 51st Street — has been around since 1964.

05/26/2012

Cardinal Timothy Dolan announces a $175 million facelift to St. Patrick's Cathedral on Saturday, March 17, 2012 (credit: WCBS 880)

Cardinal Dolan Announces $175 Million Facelift To St. Patrick’s Cathedral

“The bricks are crumbling and falling. The renowned windows are rattling and splitting. The heat, the air and the plumbing is old,” said Cardinal Dolan.

03/17/2012

Revelers cheer on the marchers during the 251st annual St. Patrick's Day Parade March 17, 2012 in New York City. (Photo by Allison Joyce/Getty Images)

NYC Goes Green For 251st Annual Saint Patrick’s Day Parade

Saint Patrick’s Day parade is a vibrant, colorful celebration of Irish culture, complete with flags, bands, Irish dancers and much more and it draws fans from all over the world.

03/17/2012

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St. Patrick’s Cathedral Set For $175 Million Renovation

Cardinal Timothy Dolan is expected to announce the renovation, which is slated to begin at the end of April, on Saturday.

03/16/2012

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Big Crowds Expected For NYC’s Saint Patrick’s Day Parade

The parade kicks off at 11 a.m. Saturday on Fifth Avenue at 44th Street and forecasters are calling for high temperatures of around 60 degrees.

03/16/2012

Holly Van Voast (file / credit: Facebook)

Flashing Photographer Holly Van Voast Bares Herself Again — In Court

Holly Van Voast, the photographer and performance artist last busted for going topless inside St. Patrick’s Cathedral, has made another half-nude splash.

02/28/2012

Cardinal Timothy Dolan speaks during a special prayer service on Saturday, Feb. 25, 2012 (credit: CBS 2)

Timothy Cardinal Dolan Says Honor Of Elevation Is For New York

Dignitaries including Mayor Michael Bloomberg, Gov. Andrew Cuomo and Sen. Charles Schumer attended a morning prayer service at St. Patrick’s Cathedral led by Cardinal Timothy Dolan.

02/25/2012

Cardinal Timothy Dolan passes out food to the homeless in NYC on Wednesday, Feb. 22, 2012 (credit: CBS 2)

Cardinal Dolan Hands Out Food To Homeless, Leads Mass On Ash Wednesday

Newly appointed Cardinal Timothy Dolan got right back to it on Wednesday, celebrating his first Mass in New York since returning from the Vatican.

02/22/2012

Timothy Cardinal Dolan (credit: Al Jones, 1010 WINS)

Cardinal Dolan Returns To NYC Following Elevation In Rome

It’s been an exhilarating week for Timothy Dolan, highlighted by Saturday’s elevation ceremony in Saint Peter’s basilica.

02/21/2012

Cardinal Dolan's coat of arms (credit: CBS 2)

St. Patrick’s Cathedral Prepares For Newly Elevated Cardinal Dolan

“I think it’s fantastic. He’s a great man and it’s great for the city,” said parishioner James Daly.

02/18/2012

Timothy Dolan (Credit: ANDREAS SOLARO/Getty Images/AFP)

Archbishop Dolan Delivers ‘Lively’ Remarks To College Of Cardinals

Apologizing for his rusty Italian, Dolan peppered his remarks with his trademark good humor. He told the cardinals that evangelizing in today’s world required its missionaries to live and spread the faith with love, joy and “sorry to bring it up, but blood.”

02/17/2012

Archibishop Timothy Dolan is seen in front of St. Patrick's Cathedral - New York, NY (file / credit: Mario Tama/Getty Images)

Before Elevation, Dolan Will Address Cardinals; Bloomberg Won’t Be In Rome

New York Archbishop Timothy Dolan will get his red hat and be elevated to Cardinal at the Vatican on Saturday, but a day earlier has a performance before an elite audience.

02/13/2012

Archbishop Timothy Dolan (credit: CBS 2)

Archbishop Dolan Recounts Holy Land Trip To New York Faithful

“The highlight for me is always the Sea of Galilee because you can almost just picture Jesus on that lake,” Dolan said.

02/05/2012

Archibishop Timothy Dolan is seen in front of St. Patrick's Cathedral - New York, NY (file / credit: Mario Tama/Getty Images)

Could Cardinal Dolan Become Pope?

“He has a lot of direct pastoral experience running complex archdiocese both in Milwaukee and in New York. He can play on a big public state. He has serious credentials with a Ph.D in Church History,” said Vatican expert John Allen.

01/08/2012

Archbishop Timothy Dolan (file/credit: Mike Segar/AFP/Getty Images)

Archbishop Timothy Dolan Among 22 New Cardinals Named By Pope Benedict XVI

Pope Benedict will elevate Dolan to cardinal along with 21 others from Hong Kong, Berlin, Prague and from some key Vatican offices.

01/06/2012

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