It may not be as tall as landmarks like the Empire State Building or Chicago's Willis Tower, but the 605-foot structure has a towering spirit of its own.
A filmmaker and collaborator will project images of endangered species on a huge New York — and global — canvas on Saturday night.
A New York Times newsletter July 28 called attention to the 70th anniversary of an event that rang faint bells — yes, on Sept. 11, 2001, there were references to another time an airplane had hit a New York highrise. That crash had a high toll among employees of the National Catholic Welfare Council, the […]
Empire State South’s Hugh Acheson has entered the garden game with The Broad Fork, a vegetable-driven cookbook that, like Steven Satterfield’s Root to Leaf, is organized by season.
Cox Communications is gearing up to bring its 1 Gbps G1GABLAST service to residential customers in Louisiana, setting another competitive challenge to AT&T, which has yet to target the state with its own FTTH service.
FACT CHECK: Did President Obama order the Empire State Building to be illuminated green in celebration of Eid al-Fitr, the Muslim holiday that marks the end of Ramadan?
A shutterbug battling the Empire State Building for the right to snap topless models there brought his band of beauties to the courthouse.
The New York state Dept. of Labor panel tasked with reviewing fast food wages in the Empire State today released its recommendation for a plan to increase pay for workers at McDonald’s, Taco Bell, Burger King, and others to $15/hour over the next six years, and even sooner for workers in New York City. In May, after the state’s Acting … [More]
Here’s a great idea for what you could do with that half-cantaloupe lurking in your fridge: finely chop the flesh and mix it in a salsa, as Empire State South’s Hugh Acheson suggests in his beautiful new cookbook, “The Broad Fork: Recipes for the Wide World of Vegetables and Fruit” (Clarkson Potter).
As is tradition, the Empire State Building - the most beautiful skyscraper in the world - was illuminated in green to mark Eid al Fitr. Of course, in 2015, this is announced via the official twitter account :) https://twitter.com/EmpireStateBldg/status/622171432873762816 Ignore...Show More Summary
The Empire State Building illuminated in celebration of the end of Ramadan; July 17, 2015 The agreement that we have accepted is bad for America, very bad for the Sunni nations of the Middle East, catastrophically bad for the...
Star Wars: Aftermath is set to give fans one of their first glimpses into Disney’s new canon as it reveals the state of the galaxy after the fall of the Empire, and now the first few chapters of the novel have been released online. The...Show More Summary
New York’s Empire State Building was lit in green late Friday to celebrate the Eid al-Fitr holiday that marks the end of Ramadan. The green light will shine until the famous skyscraper closes to the public at 2:00 am (0600 GMT), when the building traditionally turns out its lights. The skyscraper has carried out the […]
It was the day Moscow's dreams of empire cost European lives. It was the day the Kremlin lost its last vestiges of credibility. It was the day when it became impossible to continue even pretending that Vladimir Putin's regime was anything close to respectable. Show More Summary
If you're stark naked, a few blocks from the Empire State Building, and an agitated NYPD officer says, "You need to put underwear on right now, bro," the man you want by your side is Andy Golub. Golub, a body painting artist, has been at this too long to get angry when a shocked cop tries to shut him down. Show More Summary
Serve restaurant-quality entrees at home with these delicious recipes shared by celebrated Georgia chefs. Hugh Acheson (of 5 & 10 and The National in Athens; Empire State South in Atlanta; and The Florence in Savannah) shares a favorite dish from his new cookbook, The Broad Fork: Recipes for the Wide World of Vegetables and Fruits. […]
This is Ball's Pyramid. The world's largest sea stack, it is taller than the Empire State Building—and all that is left over a 7 million year-old volcano. But hidden on its sheer rock walls was something even more amazing than the pyramid itself. Just as Lazarus was supposedly raised from the dead, science has its own stories of resurrection. Show More Summary
As every schoolboy knows, ‘the empire on which the sun never set’ was British, and ‘blue-blooded’ was a phrase applied to the nobility who ruled it for most of its… Read more The post Stately Spanish galleons with gold moidores appeared first on The Spectator.
A couple of new economic reports were out today. Both highlight ongoing weakness in manufacturing. Empire State New Orders Negative 4th Time in Five MonthsBloomberg Econoday economists called the Empire State Manufacturing number correctly, but it was a weak one. Show More Summary
The Empire State Manufacturing Survey said that activity rebounded somewhat in July. The composite index of general business conditions fromRead the Rest...