In an effort to strengthen the reliability of the the city's water supply network, a 136-year-old cast iron water pipe, which runs underneath Madison Avenue, has been put back into service. The pipe was first laid in 1870 and had been out of service for the last 30 years.
This is not the playground of your childhood. There are none of those old fashioned monkey-bars or lawsuit-ridden see-saws. There's not even a swing at this "Imagination Playground."
A New Yorker has just completed the longest ocean voyage ever made.
A New Yorker has just completed the longest ocean voyage ever made. Reid Stowe docked his schooner at Pier 81 in Manhattan today and set foot on dry land for the first time in more than three years.
Stowe spent the last 1,152 days wandering the oceans in a 70-foot sailboat ...
Medical interns and residents at St. Barnabas Hospital in the Bronx have won the right to vote for a union. That's because the National Labor Relations Board (NLRB) has ruled that the interns and residents will be counted as "employees," not "medical students" as St. Barnabas had previously argued.
Dr. Toni ...