The Parks department is denying reports that it had any intention of canceling weekly women's-only swimming hours at the Metropolitan Pool on Bedford Avenue, a public pool that serves a large Hasidic community with strict modesty rules. [ more › ]
Enjoying dinner cooked by a Michelin-starred chef inside a photographer's Park Avenue loft is not how I typically spend my Friday nights. But at a recent event I attended with PlaceInvaders — a traveling pop-up dining experience that...Show More Summary
From the Chicago Park District:"Join us on Monday, May 23 for the first Full Moon Jam of the season at Foster Beach at 7:30pm! Monthly professional fire performances celebrating the full moon featuring fire dancing and drumming. It's free!"
A transgender woman suffered a facial fracture in an attack by five men as she walked from a subway in Brooklyn last Friday, police say. The 32-year-old victim was walking along 9th Street near 7th Avenue in the Park Slope neighborhood at about 11:30 p.m. Show More Summary
A transgender woman suffered a facial fracture after she was attacked by a group of men in Brooklyn on Friday, May 13. The 32-year-old victim was set upon by the group as she was walking along 9th Street near 7th Avenue in the Park Slope neighborhood… Read The post Transgender Woman Ambushed and Beaten By Group of Men in Brooklyn: VIDEO appeared first on Towleroad.
Space shuttle tank move: Tank sails through one of its last turns May 21, 2016, 3:08 p.m. The fuel tank sailed through one of its last turns, and is on-time, heading north on Vermont Avenue toward Exposition Park. 3:06 P.M. Patrick T. Fallon Why, hello there, giant orange thing #ET94 (Patrick T....
Space shuttle tank move: Tank sails through one of its last turns May 21, 2016, 3 p.m. The fuel tank sailed through one of its last turns, and is on-time, heading north on Vermont Avenue toward Exposition Park. 2:58 P.M. Louis Sahagun Fuel tank sails through one of its last hard turns #ET94 The...
ANOHNI (Antony Hegarty) made the live debut of her new album HOPELESSNESS on Wednesday night (5/18) at the Park Avenue Armory in NYC (part of Red Bull Music Academy), and she did it again last night (5/19). Pictures of night 2 are in this post. Continue reading…
After two weekdays of limited service, Metro-North commuters are enjoying regular weekday service this morning. This comes after a four-alarm fire damaged tracks at Park Avenue and East 119th Street. The MTA said, "The railroad has completed major but temporary repairs to a small section of the railroad’s Park Avenue Viaduct... Show More Summary
Anohni’s performance at the Park Avenue Armory for the Red Bull Music Academy Festival New York last night was not billed with an opening act, though that might have been misleading. For after the lights in the massive Wade Thompson Drill Hall were dimmed and the space was flooded with the sounds of distorted waves, Naomi Campbell appeared onscreen, in […]
Antony Hegarty recently released her first album as ANOHNI, the excellent, powerful HOPELESSNESS, and last night (5/18) she made the debut of the album's accompanying live show... Continue reading…
ANOHNI performed music from her new album HOPELESSNESS live for the first time tonight at NYC’s Park Avenue Armory as a part of the Red Bull Music Academy Festival. Oneohtrix Point Never, who co-produced the LP with Hudson Mohawke, accompanied her. The show also featured visuals including the Naomi Campbell-starring video for “Drone Bomb Me” […]
Tonight, Anohni unveiled her HOPELESSNESS live show as part of the Red Bull Music Academy in New York. It took place at the Park Avenue Armory. Anohni was accompanied by a live ensemble that included HOPELESSNESS co-producer Oneohtrix...Show More Summary
One Sutro building that's no longer ruins Talk about humble roots. This craftsman home in the Outer Richmond at 542 46th Avenue, a hop and a jump from Sutro Heights Park and Ocean Beach, was once a mere gardener's cottage belonging to...Show More Summary
Due to the fire yesterday underneath the Park Avenue viaduct, MTA Metro-North will continue to run on a Saturday schedule until further notice. Here is more via the official release: Limited train service continues into and out of Grand Central Terminal following a massive four alarm fire Tuesday night at a local business at 118th […]
An overview of the proposed surf area with the Wilson Avenue Beach House visible on the left (Facebook) via the 46th Ward office: Alderman Cappleman is hosting a community meeting at Clarendon Park Community Center on Thursday evening May 19th beginning at 7:00pm. Show More Summary
After yesterday’s fire, MTA Metro-North Railroad has been working around the clock to make temporary repairs to the Park Avenue viaduct. Here is more via the official presser: In order to restore full train service as quickly as possible, MTA Metro-North Railroad crews are working around the clock to make temporary repairs to the railroad’s […]
Another bike war is heating up in Brooklyn, this time a couple miles north of Prospect Park West: the Department of Transportation has put together a plan for street safety improvements on Clinton Avenue between Flushing and Gates Avenues,...Show More Summary
Wright announced the auction of the furniture and designed tableware and objects from the historic interior of The Four Seasons Restaurant, designed by Philip Johnson for Mies van der Rohe?s landmark Seagram building on Park Avenue in New York City. Show More Summary
The blaze was feeding on construction debris and construction shanties at 119th Street and Park Avenue.