The Regional Connector line, a nearly two-mile-long subway linking the Blue, Expo, and Gold lines, is in pre-construction and will start heavy-duty work next year. There's a station planned at Second and...
The stretch of Park Avenue South below Grand Central, just east of the Pershing Square Diner and dotted with tourists and luggage waiting for shuttle buses to JFK, is closed to traffic–with a stack of the city’s controversial bike-share bike … Continue reading ?
While Langham Chicago seems to be going through some minor delays, the wait is officially over with Langham's newly-rebranded property in New York. making its grand debut tomorrow. Though we gave you a heads up about the change lastShow More Summary
Kristin Chenoweth is all smiles while shopping for a bed at the Hästens Madison Avenue Boutique on Monday (April 29) in New York City. The Emmy and Tony-winning actress tweeted that day that she loves Mika and Ariana Grande‘s new single “Popular Song,” which samples her beloved song from the Broadway show Wicked. PHOTOS: Check [...]
Right now, Swiss artist Urs Fischer's Skinny Afternoon, a life-size sculpture of a skeleton bending over to get close to a mirror, is installed in the courtyard above MOCA's Grand Avenue buildin...
Ellen Pompeo and her husband Chris Ivery attend the “Yesssss!” 2013 MOCA Gala celebrating the opening of the Exhibition Urs Fischer at MOCA Grand Avenue and The Geffen Contemporary on Saturday (April 20) in Los Angeles. The 43-year-old actress is now on Twitter! Follow her @EllenPompeo. “Hey ladies pretty sure PD traded in his scrubs [...]
A 23-year-old man has died after becoming ill and collapsing while taking part in the Brighton marathon.Emergency services were called to Grand Avenue in Hove around 11.45am where it is believed the London man suffered a cardiac arrest.Sussex...Show More Summary
In an installation of prints in MOCA's lobby, Craig Stecyk evokes the bygone era of downtown's hilly crown. The steps from Grand Avenue to the entrance of the Museum of Contemporary Art may descend only 35 feet from the street, but that's as deep as you need to go to exhume the bulldozed spirit of Los Angeles' Bunker Hill.
Over the past 10 years, Lulu's at the Belle Kay has earned the reputation for being one of the country's top vintage stores. Owner and curator, Laurie Davis, opened a second store last week: Lulu's on the Avenue.
Until that Frank Gehry tower starts going up in Santa Monica, all architectural eyes are on The Broad, the Diller Scofidio + Renfro-designed art museum under construction on Grand Avenue. (It topped out in January and should be open...
The next Bourdain. The eightysomething Grand Forks Herald was catapulted — not literally — to fame last year after her modest review of the Olive Garden at 32nd Avenue South in Grand Forks went viral. Revisiting the chain restaurant,...Show More Summary
A year after it opened, the Subway on First Avenue has finally taken down its Grand Opening banner and is now offering cabbies a discount and a toilette.
For the next mayor, advice on how to fix the worst examples of L.A.'s faulty civic vision: LAX, the L.A. River, Pershing Square, the subway to the sea and Grand Avenue. Los Angeles, more than most cities, has defined itself by continual bursts of expansion and an unflagging optimism about its place in the world.
There is a 22-foot-long, 200-ton steel monster under Manhattan. Dead, resting deep somewhere under Grand Central Station and Park Avenue, this machine and her twin brother excavated the massive tunnels that you can see here, one of the largest public transportation works of our time. More »
On Tinderbox Avenue in Alderney, you can find a guy named Phil at a strip bar. Head on inside and you'll find Phil sitting at the bar with the bartender. When Niko arrives, however, Phil offers to go for a walk with him so the two can talk. Show More Summary
If you want to undertake this mission from the mobster Jimmy Pegorino, then you'll have to head to his fancy-schmancy house in the northwest corner of Alderney, off of Beaverhead Avenue. When you arrive, you'll first be introduced to what appears to be Jimmy's angry wife, as well as his humble assistant. Show More Summary
Jorge Gonzalez happened upon these young women crossing Grand Avenue on Bunker Hill in downtown Los Angeles on Jan. 27. ALSO: Quiz: Test your photography knowledge Southern California Moments: Changes for 2013 Best of Southern California Moments for January 2013...
I've blogged quite a bit about the construction of the Second Avenue Subway here on the Upper East Side, but haven't said much about the project to connect Long Island Railroad to Grand Central Terminal. Buried 16 stories beneath Grand...Show More Summary
Yesterday evening, a man stole a 2005 Jeep Grand Cherokee that was idling at East Kingsbridge Road and Morris Avenue in the Bronx. Also in the car: A 7-month-old baby girl inside. Luckily, police found the Jeep about an hour later—with the baby inside—thanks to a call... from the thief. [ more › ]
image credit: Recuerdos de Pandora cc From a secret trap door to a Nazi target, the 100 things you never knew about Grand Central Terminal, a commuter rail terminal station at 42nd Street and Park Avenue in Midtown Manhattan in New York City, USA. The Presurfer