Going Coastal

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Lost In History, Vol. 11: SUGAR ON MY TONGUE

In Uncategorized on March 30, 2007 at 5:25 pm

On Friday, the demolition began on an iconic, dilapidated, rusted hulk of post-industrial Brooklyn. Read the rest of this entry »

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Port Authority Joins Tunnel Brigade

In Uncategorized on March 30, 2007 at 5:07 pm

The only agency around here that doesn’t seem to have trouble coming up with money to do things is the Port Authority of New York and New Jersey, Read the rest of this entry »

Rally against Coney Island condos

In Uncategorized on March 30, 2007 at 5:05 pm

From sultry burlesque dancers to towering stilt walkers, the denizens of Coney Island’s boardwalk will rally in Manhattan today Read the rest of this entry »

New life pouring into the waterfront

In Manhattan on March 30, 2007 at 5:02 pm

Short, blue-collar and industrial, the East River has always been outshined by the majestic Hudson River. It’s not even technically a river, but a brackish strait connecting the Long Island Sound and upper New York harbor. Read the rest of this entry »

Brooklyn Residents Hold Bake Sale To Save Domino Sugar Plant

In Uncategorized on March 30, 2007 at 4:55 pm

Some Brooklyn residents used some sweet treats to try to help save the Domino Sugar Plant. Read the rest of this entry »

Newman’s own racetrack – Star wants place in Bklyn

In Uncategorized on March 30, 2007 at 4:37 pm

Hollywood legend Paul Newman has a dream, and Geoffrey Whaling is determined to make it come true. Read the rest of this entry »

TROUT SEASON OPENS

In Uncategorized on March 30, 2007 at 4:15 pm

SUNDAY’S opener for both freshwater trout and saltwater winter flounder will bring out hordes of anglers. Read the rest of this entry »

Maritime Union Leaders Sentenced

In Uncategorized on March 30, 2007 at 4:03 pm

The leader of a national maritime union was sentenced Thursday to 6 1/2 years in prison for spending organizational funds on personal luxuries, including a bachelor party and repairs for a dive boat. Read the rest of this entry »

Communing With Nature on a Grand Scale

In Uncategorized on March 30, 2007 at 4:01 pm

Although he was one of the greats of 19th-century American landscape painting and a founder of the Hudson River School, in the market madness of the current art world Asher B. Durand only recently became a boldface name. Read the rest of this entry »

City Wants Statue of Liberty Ferry Service to Expand Harbor Routes

In Uncategorized on March 30, 2007 at 3:53 pm

In an effort to expand ferry service beyond the major tourist attractions to other parts of New York Harbor, Read the rest of this entry »