The Artist: Russian-born jeweler Alex Soldier’s one-of-a-kind designs—which he constructs with the aid of a high-powered microscope in his Times Square studio—range from sleek geometric forms to nature-inspired creations, and all share refined technical detailing and hand-craftsmanship. Show More Summary
Times Square on any day is a sensory overload. The whirlwind of billboards and larger-than-life advertisements, the cacophony of car horns and street hawkers, the sea of Elmos and Buzz Lightyears and frenzied tourists -- I thought IShow More Summary
I needed to be in New York on Monday for meetings, so I flew up Sunday night. I spent less than 20 hours in the city. My plan was a hotel near my first meeting of the day. And the W Times Square was both reasonably close and priced ~ $180 on a 'AAA Hot Deal'. Show More Summary
Let’s get this all straight (potentially). SOPHIE was playing with a brand of music that riffs from a Time’s Square -esque club riddled with advertisements and molly, while simultaneously A. G. Cook PC Music‘d the fuck out of an army that brands from similar territory. Show More Summary
Costumed characters of Times Square are taking advantage of tourist season in New York City by finding some new people to hassle, this time on Coney Island. The Brooklyn Paper reports that off-brand Spongebobs and Spider-men are flooding the Boardwalk following a crackdown around 42nd Street. As at their midtown haunt, the... More »
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It's an iconic image: A sailor kisses a nurse in Times Square after hearing the news that World War II was officially over - just after 7 p.m. on August 14, 1945.
Big news if you work in Midtown: The indoor-cycling brand's second New York City location officially opened this week at the Row NYC hotel on Eighth Avenue.
The 300 square foot structure is striking without even stepping foot aside. The tall, pointed outer walls are plated with copper. It is no misstep that the siding chosen is one that will weather and turn green over time: this was the design’s intent,
Shania Twain @ Madison Square Garden 6/30/2015 Rock This Country! / Honey, I’m Home / You Win My Love / Whose Boots Have Your Boots Been Under? / I Ain’t No Quitter / Love Gets Me Every Time / Don’t Be Stupid (You Know I Love You) / Any Man Of Mine / Ka-Ching! (instrumental) […]
The term “Chamber of Commerce” plants visions of a quaint, local organization helping hang banners in the town square at Christmas time, or sponsoring youth groups in a Fourth of July parade during warmer seasons. Realistically, however, the U.S. Show More Summary
Alexander Dolgopolov squared off against Kyle Edmund in Wimbledon’s first round on Tuesday. This happened: Time to add this one to the clip, “America’s Funniest Home Videos”!
The top two teams in the world square off for a spot in the World Cup final. For the first time in a very long time, the United States are entering a Women's World Cup semifinal as underdogs. The Americans are the No. 2 ranked team in the world, but their opponents, Germany, are No. Show More Summary
Jennifer Lawrence reunites with some of her Hunger Games co-stars to celebrate The Hunger Games: The Exhibition opening held at The Discovery Times Square on Monday (June 29) in New York City. The 24-year-old star of the franchise was joined by her co-stars Josh Hutcherson, Jena Malone, and Willow Shields, along with director Francis Lawrence, [...]
Last week was a monumental week for Final Fantasy XIV players. A Realm Reborn has expanded to become Heavensward, taking Square Enix's MMORPG into the skies for the first time. It's the latest in a continued rejuvenation for the game,...Show More Summary
Forty years after their CBGB days, Blondie played their first Madison Square Garden show on Saturday evening when they opened for Morrissey. The timing couldn't have been better, coming one day after the Supreme Court's landmark marriage equality ruling, making much of their 45-minute show feel like a victory party. For the grand...
For the first time ever, Madison Square Garden agreed to go all vegan upon the request of a performer. Over the weekend, Steven Patrick Morrissey took the stage at MSG, a venue he had been promised was meat-free for the night.Show More Summary
Tourist #1: I wanna see the ball that drops in Times Square!Tourist #2: Wait… that thing actually exists?–Broadway b/w 43rd & 44thOverheard by: Ben
Redneck couple #1, looking at clocks: Look, honey, Chicago's an hour behind us. Why's that?Redneck couple #2: That's because they don't celebrate daylight savings time.–Times Square
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