Residents Fighting To Prevent Demolition Of Rego Park Synagogue, Tell Developer They Don't Want Another High RiseQueens residents are making sure their voices are heard in the fight to save a historic building. They're trying to keep a synagogue and other staples from being torn down in the community.
David Letterman's 'Late Show' Set Dismantled A Day After Last ShowDavid Letterman said goodbye as the host of “Late Show” Wednesday night, and is now officially retired.
Construction Company Offers To Demolish Newtown Shooter's Home For FreeA construction company has offered to demolish at no cost the Newtown home of the Sandy Hook school shooter, a town official said Tuesday.
Former Lanza House In Newtown, Conn. To Be Torn DownOfficials in Newtown, Connecticut have voted to tear down the home where Adam Lanza lived before he carried out the 2012 massacre at Sandy Hook Elementary School.
Southampton Residents Furious After Owners Tear Down Historic Home, Build NothingAllegations were flying Thursday that a Southampton, Long Island couple demolished American history for profit.
Town Of Brookhaven Begins Demolishing Vacant, Structurally Unsound HomesThe Town of Brookhaven on Long Island has begun demolishing vacant, structurally unsound homes.
Demolition Begins At 5Pointz Graffiti Mecca In Long Island City, QueensThe 5Pointz building in Long Island City, Queens – once a haven for graffiti artists – was under demolition Friday.
North Shore Residents Mixed Over What Should Replace Glenwood Power Plant Smoke StacksThe land is privately owned by National Grid, which plans to sell the property. The land is zoned for industrial use. Many residents are OK with that because they say without tax revenue from industry, they'll be hit with huge school tax hikes.
Residents Complain About Dust, Noise As L.I. Smoke Stacks Are DemolishedA spokesperson for National Grid said crews have begun spraying water during the demolition to prevent dust. The spokesperson added the dust is not toxic.
Report: Last Step Finalized For Construction Of New Goethals BridgeConstruction is set to begin before the end of the year on a new Goethals Bridge, with the $1.5 billion deal to replace the aging current bridge now finalized, according to a published report.
Demolition Of Old Sandy Hook Elementary Will Be Kept PrivateContractors demolishing the old Sandy Hook Elementary School in Newtown, Conn., have been ordered to sign confidentiality agreements forbidding public discussion of the site.
Cleanup From Jersey Shore Boardwalk Fire Should Be Over In NovemberThe demolition and cleanup work from the massive boardwalk fire in Seaside Park and Seaside Heights, N.J., should be complete by the end of November, officials said.
Demolition Begins On Long-Decaying Bavarian Inn On Lake RonkonkomaDemolition has begun for an eyesore on Long Island that had become a haven for gangs and the homeless, but what comes next for the former Bavarian Inn?
Report: Lone Holdout Keeps Operating At Shuttered Pier 17 MallThe Pier 17 mall at the South Street Seaport is closed and ready to be torn down, except for one business reportedly has refused to cease operations.
Last Night Arrives For South Street Seaport MallThe nearly 28-year-old mall on Pier 17 on the South Street Seaport was set to close permanently Monday.