Mineola Dozier Smith reminisces about the day she saw Rosa Parks refuse to give up her seat to a white man on a city bus in Montgomery, Ala.
San Francisco police are currently launching an investigation and are looking for the person or persons who chained wood and metal baseball bats to telephone poles and parking meters throughout the city on Thursday. Initally, police said they had found approximately 15 bats, but by Friday afternoon, Sgt. Show More Summary
The Grand View Development company has spent more than a year trying to clear out the residents of a mobile home park in Culver City to make way for upscale apartments. But Ischar Zuker won't leave. The 62-year-old Israeli Army veteran has been living in the trailer park for more than 20 years....
These are some of the earliest Autochrome photos showing the life in New York in the early 1900s. A Monday washing, New York City, 1900 At Rye Beach, New York, 1911 Children in costumes with flags at Jones Park, 1918 Couple on a street in New York, 1914 Foolish House, Ontario Beach Park, 1910 See more »
Factory 25 has released the trailer for Christmas, Again, the romantic indie drama which played the Sundance Film Festival earlier this year. I wasn’t able to catch this movie while I was in Park City, but the film got some favorable...Show More Summary
New York City. It has bridges, skyscrapers, brownstones, beautiful parks and masterpiece-filled museums. It's surrounded by rivers and next to an ocean. The perfect backlot. The world passes through its gates, and with 8 million people spread over more than 300 square miles, there is never a shortage...
A state-of-the-art ice rink complex proposed by the company that operates the NHL's Anaheim Ducks was approved by the Irvine City Council on Tuesday night for the western part of the Great Park. The council voted 4-0 in favor of the project, pending an environmental review. H&S Ventures plans to...
(Reuters) - One person was killed and several people were injured on a busy New York City street on Thursday when a hit-and-run driver struck a pedestrian before driving away and crashing into parked cars, police said.
Macy's Thanksgiving Day Parade kicked off this morning, with balloons, floats, celebrities and musical acts cruising down New York City's Central Park West, through the Avenue of the Americas and ending in Herald Square, in front ofShow More Summary
Amy Schumer keeps super warm in multiple layers while walking through Central Park solo on Wednesday (November 25) in New York City. The 34-year-old Trainwreck actress chatted on the phone as she strolled along the path. Amy recently parodied engagement photos in a funny DVD extra from Inside Amy Schumer‘s third season. And in case [...]
Photo via ABC 7 News The owners of Buena Vista Moblie Home Park, the 400 residents on the site, and the city of Palo Alto are locked in a dispute that has landed in federal court, reports the San...
Oh, Fall in New York…is there anything better? Not unless you have Rebecca Yale Photography by your side capturing the love. She followed these two from a stroll through Central Park to high above the city (102 stories, to be exact!) and her photos in THE VAULT are engagement sesh perfection. More pretty right this way. From the Bride… […]
In the news: Grenadier Pond may see lift of ice skating ban, @norm wants more Toronto signs, and Toronto's first snowfall causes several collisions across the city. The city may remove a ban on ice skating on High Park’s Grenadier Pond following a unanimous vote by the Parks and Environment Committee Monday morning. Show More Summary
Finding a parking spot in China's overcrowded cities can often be a real pain, but, as one Harbin motorist shows, the key is to go after the spaces that nobody else would ever think to take. [ more › ]
Just in time for the cold weather to permafrost the horse manure to the Central Park pavement, Mayor de Blasio reportedly wants to try again to pass a tweaked version of his carriage-horse legislation. A report in the New York Times Tuesday suggests that City Hall now wants to lower... More »
A Brooklyn city councilman is introducing a series of bills that would require the Parks Department to use certified arborists for routine work, following the death of a bicycle delivery man who was crushed by a falling tree in Red Hook last week. [ more › ]
Keanu Reeves is all bloodied up on the set of John Wick 2 on Monday (November 23) in New York City’s Central Park. The 51-year-old actor is reprising his role in the movie, and could be seen walking a dog on the set. If you can remember from the first film, Keanu‘s dog was tragically [...]
The areas below highway underpasses have long been known as hangout spots for juvenile delinquents and the subject of Red Hot Chili Pepper songs. Now big cities are starting to strategically use these spaces as parks. The Sistine Chapel...Show More Summary
A new proposal from City Hall would relocate stables and shrink the number of carriage horses allowed to traverse Central Park’s paths from 220 to just a few dozen.
Legendary Cosmopolitan editrix-in-chief Helen Gurley Brown told Vanity Fair in 2007 that her four-story apartment, which extends up into one of the three towers of the Beresford building on New York City’s Central Park West was “the best apartment in New York City.” And this month, more than three years after her death, the magnificently... Read more »