Rockefeller Centre The Rockefeller Centre has, in my opinion, the best view of New York City. It is better than the Empire State Building because although it is smaller it provides a view of the Empire State in the backdrop of the city. New York City is exposed at its best here as you are Continue Reading »
Today we’re happy to release a new Smashing freebie containing 18 lovely world landmark icons such as the London Eye, the Eiffel Tower, the Empire State Building or Stonehenge. The icons are detailed enough to show architectural elegance but without adding chaos. Show More Summary
Connie Britton poses with the Empire State Building light switch on Friday evening (September 25) in New York City. The 48-year-old Nashville actress was lighting up the famed building to celebrate the 2015 Global Citizen Festival and mark the United Nations new Global Goals for Sustainable Development. PHOTOS: Check out the latest pics of Connie [...]
Yankees baseball legend Yogi Berra passed away Tuesday at the age of 90. On Wednesday night, his beloved city gave him a fond farewell. Before the Yankees' night game against the Toronto Blue Jays, the team played a special tribute video in memory of Berra. Show More Summary
Among the many tributes to the late Hall of Famer Yogi Berra on Wednesday will be the Empire State Building in New York, which will shine in blue pinstripes in honor of Berra, who passed away on Tuesday night at age 90. Tonight, the @EmpireStateBldg will shine in #Yankees pinstripes in memory of Hall of Famer Yogi Berra. Show More Summary
Ten years ago I began writing a quest fantasy and went on a journey at the same time. Outwardly it was a physical journey, with real signposts: from fluorescent-lit offices in the Empire State Building to a sunlit apartment in Jerusalem, to a wedding, another apartment, and onward. Show More Summary
Screencap and thumbnail via If you'd tap "purple mountains' majesty" and "amber waves of grain" among your "interests," have we got the timelapse for you. From the tip of the Empire State Building down to the bottom of the Grand Canyon,...Show More Summary
click photo to view story When he started in 1930, Charles Lindbergh’s transatlantic flight was a fresh memory, Herbert Hoover was president, and the Empire State Building was under construction… Whitlock says that he has repaired around 300,000 typewriters in his career. The avocado IBM was job No. 300,001. “If you put the typewriters I’ve […]
New York City's tallest observation deck is in the works over in Manhattan's new luxury neighborhood, Hudson Yards. The open-air deck will be situated 1,100-feet above the ground, making it higher than the Empire State Building's observation deck by 50 feet. Show More Summary
FACT CHECK: Was an image of the Hindu goddess Kali projected onto the Empire State Building?
??? Wet windows let in the diminished light of morning. At commuting time, the most recent wave of showers had faded to something just heavy enough to be impossible to ignore. Clouds nipped away the top of the Empire State Building, leaving some different, squared-off landmark. The rain held off at lunchtime, and a cool gust […]
Dig Dig Dig Dig Dig Dig Dig Read the full article on AICN Hey folks, Harry here... Warners just released this poster for THE 33, the Chilean mining incident that left 33 men trapped beneath an Empire State Building of rock on top of them. Show More Summary
Artist Andrew Jones designed the portrait of Goddess Kali, which was projected on New... [Visit original source www.hindu-blog.com to read the entire content and more such articles.]
The top of the Empire State Building is famous for its specially themed lighting (green for St. Patrick’s Day, rainbow for Gay Pride, etc.) but recently we’ve been treated tp much more of a show, along with a deeper message. Last week,...Show More Summary
[Image: "Riggers install a lightning rod" atop the Empire State Building "in preparation for an investigation into lightning by scientists of the General Electric Company" (1947), via the Library of Congress]. This is hardly news, but...Show More Summary
This week, our readers sent in shots of the blue moon, animals on the Empire State Building, and animals in Central Park. Use #NYDNgram on Instagram, and your shot could be featured!
Photographer Allen Henson has been locked in a legal battle with the Empire State Building ever since he took a series of nude shots at the top of the skyscraper in 2013. The case was finally settled this week, with the ESB agreeing to drop the $1.1 million suit as long as Henson stays out of the building forever. [ more › ]
It may not be New York City’s tallest building, but it’s possibly its most celebrated.
Last Saturday, anyone in New York City who could see the south facade of the Empire State Building probably noticed massive projections of endangered animals covering the 1931 skyscraper.
Could ‘Billionaires’ Row’ super developer Michael Stern be planning a Brooklyn tower the size of the Empire State Building?