It's baaaack. Apartment 46 in The Dakota — the iconic co-op building at 72nd Street and Central Park West — has been on and off the market for over eight years. Guess what? I t's on again for $14.5 million. But, even if you have the cash, you might not have a chance at apartment 46. Show More Summary
Hobo: Excuse me, do you have a dollar you could spare? Guy: Sorry, man. Hobo: Do you have 4 quarters? –Central Park Overheard by: Charlie
Those sneaky boys in Pearl Jam tweeted the above picture and wrote "Stay tuned." We have no idea what this means, but a little detective work shows that the picture has a striking similarity to NYC subway entrances. Will...
The band tweeted a cryptic photo about coming to NYC. [ more › ]
Basement Jaxx @ Central Park 7/1/2015 Good Luck / Unicorn / Power 2 The People / Red Alert / Taiko / Back 2 The Wild / What’s The News? / Oh My Gosh / Everybody / Never Say Never / Romeo / Jump N Shout / Buffalo / Raindrops / Do Your Thing / Rock […]
July got off to a noisy start this morning with a 4 a.m. thunderstorm that dropped more than a third of an inch of rain at both LaGuardia and Central Park in just a few minutes. Across the Hudson both Newark and Teterboro airports recorded nearly an inch of rain from the same storm. Show More Summary
The animal rights group trying to put an end to carriage horses in Central Park is playing hardball to drum up support for the ban.
Comedy Central's "South Park" is guaranteed to run for two more seasons thanks to a deal that secured the show through 2016. But that hasn't stopped the show's creators, Matt Stone and Trey Parker, from envisioning how their long-standing animated series will eventually conclude. Show More Summary
A few weeks ago, Mayor de Blasio announced that large swaths of Central Park and Prospect Park would soon be closed to car traffic on weekdays all year long. The ban?instated none too soon for joggers, bikers, walkers, and their advocates?went into effect this morning along the Central Park loop north of 72nd Street. Show More Summary
On a freezing noon hour in April, people gather in Central Park, as they do each year, to read and listen to Shakespeare’s sonnets, complete, out loud, and in sequence. Together, the readers narrate, episodically, one of the strangest love stories on record. Show More Summary
Man to friend: I don't know what made him think he could outrun an alligator!–Sheridan SquareOverheard by: LoryFather to young son: Holy shit, Joey, look at the turtles! They're stackin' and rackin' 'em!–Central Park ZooMom to kid, pointing to seal exhibit: Look! Otters!–Central Park ZooOverheard by: RebeccaYoung man, joyfully throwing his arms in the air: […]
Old European guy, exasperated: Was Moses a hydrologist?–Central Park
Tonight, Dierks Bentley will headline opening day of New York City's first-ever country music festival, FarmBorough 2015. On his way to the gig, the 10-time Grammy nominee made a detour through Central Park for a live performance on ABC's Good Morning America. "I played here at B.B. King's in 2004 for...
“Marc Lasry, a hedge fund manager, a major Democratic donor and a friend of the Clintons, let the campaign’s communications director, Jennifer Palmieri, stay in his family’s Manhattan home, a penthouse on Central Park West, for a handful of nights early on. The city, he said, ‘is expensive, particularly for young people. We have five […]
As developer Casey Lynch leads a tour of the new 18-unit Blackbirds housing project in Echo Park, he stops in the central courtyard for a moment.
The road that loops along the east and west sides of the park above 72nd Street will be shut down to vehicles as of Friday evening.
The suit, filed in U.S. district court in Manhattan by Akira Smalls, alleges the manager at the Loeb Boathouse made a series of boastful and graphic sexual comments to her, including asking her whether she had any sexually transmitted diseases, and the restaurant's chef got her drunk in a bid to have sex with her. Show More Summary
Turkish President Erdogan's May 2013 plan to raze Gezi Park in Central Istanbul and replace it with a replica 19th century Ottoman barrack prompted anti-government protests in Istanbul and other cities across Turkey, which led to violent confrontations where the police used disproportionate force. Show More Summary
photo: Flatbush Zombies at SXSW 2013 (more by Dylan Johnson) Joey Bada$$ & Pro Era, Flatbush Zombies and The Underachievers have a big Central Park SummerStage show on July 7 coming up (tickets). That show ends at 10 PM, but...
Central Park, New York City / Drive the District There has been a boom in studies demonstrating the health benefits of spending time in nature, or even just looking at nature. But a group of ambitious landscape architects and psychologists...Show More Summary