New York City’s “gay” hotel, The Out Hotel, on 42nd Street Times Square, which became the focus of protests after its owners, Ian Reisner and Mati Weiderpass, held a fundraiser at their home for anti-LGBT Republican candidate Ted Cr… Read The post NYC’s Out Hotel, Boycotted After Gay Owners Held Ted Cruz Fundraiser, is Through appeared first on Towleroad.
If you live in Manhattan and know nothing about what’s going on in the South China Sea, you have a wonderful opportunity to get acquainted with the history of the region and the saga that’s going down in it, thanks to a three-minute video, courtesy of Beijing, aired right in the middle of Times Square.
The fake bomb that was tossed into a cop car in Times Square last week had flashing lights and made clicking sounds but two officers still heroically drove the menacing device to a remote block to protect bystanders, according to newly released court papers. “The object that struck him in the hand and landed on...
China's South China Sea propaganda finally hits the big time! [ more › ]
There are some great treasures to be found in the CD bargain bin at the local Christian bookstore. This is the title cut from We Proclaim Him by the Times Square Church Choir which I heard for the first time last night.
“‘Nobody is happy in this spot,’ explained Josh Barillas, a former costumed character who had dropped by to visit his buddies. Mr. Barillas recalled the halcyon era, several months back, when he said could make $200 a day.”
Decades before Times Square became the family and tourist friendly destination it is today it was a cesspool of depravity and crime. And while kooks like the Elmo mascot are still making the place feel a bit scummy it's now so clean you can eat near it. Show More Summary
Two tourists from Chile scuffled with the managers of a Times Square desnuda furious they tipped her only a $1, according to a TV report.
An argument between Chilean tourists and two women who manage tips for desnudas got physical on Wednesday night in Times Square, leaving both tourists with cuts on their faces. [ more › ]
Times Square was teeming with theatergoers, restaurant patrons and tourists when what looked like a bomb was thrown into Hameed Armani and Peter Cybulski's squad car
Be there if you can. Message received: TONIGHT 5:30PM: “New York Musicians Pray and Play for Nice”—Broadway Performers and Professional Musicians to Honor Victims of Bastille Day Attack Times Square performance, led by Nice native, calls for courage and community NEW YORK, NY—July 20, 2016—A week, almost to the hour, since the horrific Bastille Day […]
"Indian Point" is a film about the long problem-plagued Indian Point nuclear power plants that are "so, so risky -- so close to New York City," notes its director and producer Ivy Meeropol. "Times Square is 35 miles away." The plants...Show More Summary
Hershey is opening a new Manhattan flagship that is triple the size of its existing location. The chocolate company is taking space at the base of 20 Times Square, a 39-story hotel and retail... To view the full story, click the title link.
In today’s Backstage casting notices, you have the opportunity to be in HBO’s upcoming period drama, “The Deuce,” which is set in Times Square (a place with which New York-based actors are quite familiar). We also have three more thrilling opportunities. Show More Summary
A creepy 39-year-old man was caught filming a woman in a Forever 21 store in Times Square on Sunday, police said.
Zoe Saldana heads to her car after her interview on Good Morning America on Monday (July 18) in Times Square, New York City. During the interview, a young Star Trek fan asked the 38-year-old actress when she would be captain of the Starship Enterprise. “That’s a fantastic question,” Zoe responded with a smile and high-five. [...]
New York circa 1908. "Broadway at Times Square -- Hotel Astor and Astor Theatre." Now playing: Paid in Full, an "effective play," according to the New York Times. 8x10 inch glass negative, Detroit Publishing Company. View full size.
A German bank has refinanced a 44-story office tower in Times Square owned by Edge Fund Advisors. DekaBank has provided Edge Fund Advisors a $450.7 million mortgage for the Bertelsmann Building... To view the full story, click the title link.
Dozens of New Yorkers with ties to Turkey took to the streets of Midtown last night in protest of the attempted coup that was underway at the time, marching from the Turkish Consulate on 50th Street and Third Avenue to Times Square. [ more › ]