stories from main street
A century ago there was peace on earth, at least for a fleeting moment as the guns fell silent and enemies embraced during the Christmas truce of 1914.
At 17, Mary Grace Henry is already an entrepreneur and a philanthropist. The Harrison teen has making and selling hair accessories to help pay to educate young girls in Africa.
For Eric, who works with Gamblers Anonymous, it all started at a tender age with a $1 Super Bowl bet.
Two years after Sandy struck, some residents are finally getting their homes cleaned up, said Mike Stimson with Habitat for Humanity.
In this age of rampant consumerism, some people are trying to reclaim the true spirit of the holidays. That is the thrust of Giving Tuesday, which started at the 92nd Street Y a few years back
It was an absolute shock when a black bear killed a hiker in West Milford in September.
Morini is videotaping veterans as a service project for her Girl Scout gold star, the equivalent of Eagle Scout.
The New Rochelle man who operates the “I Lift NY Super Crane” has been at it since he was 12 years old.
While a New Jersey high school is making headlines for a hazing scandal, one school in Rockland County is making character a priority.
A nearly 100-year-old Hartsdale yoga instructor is proving age is all in your mind.
Some scientists have spent their entire careers trying to decode cancer, but 18-year-old Elana Simon achieved a major breakthrough while still in high school.
Nearly 40 years later, they’re back for the CBGB Music & Film Festival with a documentary and a concert Sunday featuring early material.
New Castle has launched an aggressive local campaign called “Hands Off The Phone And On The Wheel.”
Bill D’Antico’s old tapes from the early 1960s are now part of an exhibit at the Intrepid Sea, Air & Space Museum that sheds light on the day-to-day lives of the men who served aboard the historic warship.
A retired businessman from Westchester County is on a mission to help high school and college students become money savvy.