Yesterday, I walked to work past the giant electronic billboard above 218 Peachtree Street and glimpsed an ad for the Atlanta Streetcar. It’s a modified version of a promotion that aired in Times Square back in April. “Downtown Atlanta is on the move,” proclaims the tagline. That might be the case. Too bad that the […]
Federal agents who kept a close eye on the man say he traveled to Manhattan from Mexico in February to see tourist attractions.
The Cuban wrestling team came to Times Square, the world's least Cuban place. Thursday night, a team of wrestlers from Cuba wrestled a team of wrestlers from American in the most American, least Cuban place America has to offer: Times Square. The Cubans were here for a pretty good reason. Show More Summary
See what places like Times Square or Wall Street looked like 100 years ago. Software engineer Dan Vanderkam has embedded a collection of historical photos from the New York Public Library into an awesome interactive map of old New York. If you're a history nerd, or you just love New York, prepare to waste your entire afternoon (or weekend) on this site. Read Full Story
Captured imaginations We have the pleasure of living in Midtown Manhattan. This also means we have the misfortune of living a few blocks from Times Square. Normally, we try and avoid Times Square at all costs - even if it means walking...Show More Summary
Queer: Who’s up there? Woman: Madonna. Queer: Oh, well, I figured, obviously. I’d recognize her back anywhere. –Times Square Queer: Oh my God, are they Voguing? That is so 1990. –Times Square
Soloist: Maria Fernanda BreaThis is the Sanctus I composed for the Missa Appassionata, which will be available soon for the purchase or streaming. Words: Traditional. Recording produced by Stephen Wilde. Executive Producer: Fr. Jeffrey Hamblin, M.D. Conductor: Mark Janas.
CLINTON/STEPHANOPOULOS STREET ART POPPING UP IN NEW YORK: A reader reports that these pics are all around the ABC studios and Good Morning America Times Square set. Funny, but it seems that people on the right are really getting into this Guerrilla Art stuff:
"All we are saying, is more World Wide Pants."
A man walked into a McDonald’s in Times Square, and decided to rap his order to the employee at the register. According to My Fox Columbus, the rapped, Hi-Rez, and “YouTube prankster” Coby Persin got together to make this happen, and then posted the video online. Show More Summary
Coca-Cola capped off the series finale and now a digital billboard features bottles with the characters' names
FAO Schwarz, the toy brand that wouldn't die, will close its Fifth Avenue store this summer, and it's not coming back. Tourist mobs should be able to find it again next year somewhere near Times Square, possibly in a vast sketchy sunken...Show More Summary
Who says Times Square is godless? That hasn’t been the case at least since Disney came back to Broadway, though as usual the deity must co-exist, however uneasily, with Mammon. On the evidence last week, to paraphrase Robert Browning, God’s in his heaven (OK, the Booth and Studio 54), all’s right with the world. Show More Summary
RFR is selling the Paramount Hotel for an undisclosed price. The company, which bought the 597-room hotel in Times Square in 2011 for $275 million and invested $50 million in renovations, has tapped... To view the full story, click the title link.
Matthew Morrison shows off his face full of scruff at the 2015 Drama League Awards and Luncheon at Marriot Marquis Times Square on Friday afternoon (May 15) in New York City. The 36-year-old Glee actor was joined by Elisabeth Moss, Kristin Chenoweth, Ruth Wilson, Carey Mulligan, and Helen Mirren. PHOTOS: Check out the latest pics [...]
Chick #1: The girl puts on 10 pounds and nobody wants her. Chick #2: But she did cocaine. Chick #1: Big deal! Everyone does cocaine! –Conde Nast Building, Times Square
EXCLUSIVE: Spring is bustin’ out all over Times Square (literally, if you count the body-painted double-breasted Guaranteed-Female-Students-Working-Their-Way-Through-College slinking around Mickey, Minnie, Cinderella, Sheriff Woody,...Show More Summary
Free is a word that doesn't go unnoticed and when it comes to food and a Jason Derulo concert, you better pay attention. The singer graced the stage for a surprise show in the heart of New York City's Times Square for Applebee's Taste the Change Fest on Wednesday (May 13). Continue reading…
Every night in May, 10 ad billboards will show the artist's experimental, rarely seen "Screen Tests." Call it urban renewal. The post At Midnight, Andy Warhol Films Hover Over Times Square appeared first on WIRED.