Vanessa Hudgens heads to her car in the parking lot after stopping by one of her favorite stores, Urban Outfitters, to pick up some new clothes on Wednesday afternoon (September 17) in Studio City, Calif. The 25-year-old actress kept cool in a blue, printed maxi dress and brown wedges. PHOTOS: Check out the latest pics [...]
Attention, industrious hipsters! Here is a sweet gig that will net you over $100,000 a year and make you the toughest bastard (or bastardette!) in the Parks Department: The city is hiring a new blacksmith. IS IT YOU? [ more › ]
Photoville 2014 (see previously), a photographic event that is housed in shipping containers, takes place September 18 to 28, 2014, in Brooklyn Bridge Park. The event includes more than 50 photographic exhibitions and outdoor installations, as well as artist talks and workshops. Photoville is presented by United Photo Industries. photos via Photoville
One of my favorites urban pleasures has long been buying books on the street. In New York, this means book stalls – and more specifically, the Strand’s book stall, at the southeast edge of Central Park, across Fifth Avenue from the Hotel Pierre.
Nip, tuck, yuck. An alleged penny-pinching Park Ave. plastic surgeon has been accused in a lawsuit of flouting city health regulations by failing to thoroughly disinfect surgical instruments, using medical items that should have been discarded and flushing “the fat from the liposuction procedures down the toilet.”
Animal NY reports that the NYPD's Internal Affairs department is investigating this video of a large group of New York City cops slamming several bystanders to the ground in Sunset Park, Brooklyn last weekend. Read more...
The operators of a private car park in Woden and the City were forced to stop handing out fines and are refunding people who were issued with fines earlier this year, Attorney-General, Simon Corbell, announced today. Wilson Parking Australia 1992 Pty Ltd (Wilson) has provided the Commissioner for Fair Trading with court enforceable undertakings under the [...]
Amie and Jackie's romantic, Christmas-y engagement session was shot by Priyanca Rao in New York City - where both their proposals took place - featuring the city's iconic Central Park and New York Public Library. The couple met at Amie's annual holiday Champagne party in 2009, which Jackie attended with a mutual friend. Show More Summary
The clandestine artists filled the bags with a red liquid to give the final product a somewhat haunting look. The bags were then hung from a structure that had been carefully weaved around trees in a popular park next to the city's main square. Once in place,
I was curious about the new tunnel under 90th South that was constructed by West Jordan City, so my wife and I drove down 90th South to look the situation over. We didn't see anything obvious, so we parked at the Sandy golf course and went north on our run/walk. Show More Summary
Police in Pleasant Grove, Alabama arrested a local pastor last week after he was caught driving a 16-year-old girl to a city park to allegedly rape and sodomize her. WBRC reported that an officer noticed Palisades Family Church of Christ Pastor Glenn VanZandt’s car in an abandoned park at...
After completing most of the necessary steps with the City of Seattle, construction for a new apartment building in Columbia City is set to begin sometime in December. “We’re finishing up our building permit application, the project is phased, and we’ve already got a permit for demolition,” said Chris Weber of BAR Architects, one of the […]
By Marshall Hargrave: Vail Resorts (NYSE:MTN) snatched up Park City Mountain Resort from Powdr Corp. last week, sending shares up over 11%. The deal includes the ski terrain and resort as well as 687,000 square feet of land zoned for residential and commercial use. Show More Summary
Somehow I once left a dress behind in Park City, Utah. I still have no idea how that happened. Read more
A new condo in New York City's SoHo neighborhood is selling 10 parking spots for $1 million apiece. The New York Times reports, "The parking spots, some of which will be a generous 200 square feet, will run between $5,000 and $6,666Show More Summary
Kendall Jenner looks almost unrecognizable in a blunt black wig backstage at the Marc Jacobs fashion show during Mercedes-Benz Fashion Week Spring 2015 at Park Avenue Armory on Thursday afternoon (September 11) in New York City. The 18-year-old model, who walked the runway with Gigi Hadid, headed to the airport later on with mom Kris. [...]
The fall TV season may be upon us, but many of our go-to shows for laughs won’t be returning until 2015, or ever. Don’t despair, fans of Broad City, Parks and Recreation, Archer, the dearly departed Enlisted, and other comedies — Vulture has your back. These humorous books should help with... More »
Powdr Corp. appears to have thrown in the towel in its long running legal battle with Talisker and Vail Resorts by finally deciding to sell Park City Mountain Resort to Vail for $183 million according to a story in Bloomberg Businessweek. Vail will get the terrain owned by PCMR along with the base facilities—the parking, […]
Park City Mountain Resort ended several weeks worth of drama earlier this week by posting the $17.5 million dollar bond required to keep the ski resort open for the upcoming season. The Greater Salt Lake area celebrated, and all seemed poised to go on as normal this winter. Show More Summary
Not to be outdone by New York City's beloved High Line (the final, most unwieldy phase of which opens this fall), Washington DC is planning its own elevated park, which will sail over the Anacostia River on a former freeway bridge. Four visions for the park have been released as part of a competition. And they're all very exciting for the city. Read more...