Courthouse News Service
Greens Call NYC Oil-Spill Plans Insufficient
The Coast Guard's and EPA's response plans for an oil train derailment near the lower Hudson River or New York Harbor are legally insufficient and put public safety and the environment at risk, the Center for Biological Diversity claims in court.
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Sat Jul 19, 2014
'Harbor Lights' brightens York
The Museums of Old York's 25th Annual Decorator Show House had its gala opening Friday night and is now open through mid August to the more than 4,000 people expected to walk through the grand, old summer cottage in York Harbor.
Fri Jul 18, 2014
Hudson River sampling shows pollution persists
The environmental group Riverkeeper's annual Hudson River report shows many locations still fail to meet federal guidelines for safe swimming.
Wed Jul 16, 2014
Joseph. S. Morency
Si was born Aug. 25, 1926, and grew up and lived most of his life in the New Bedford area of Massachusetts.
America's best bed-and-breakfasts
Resorts and mega-hotels certainly have their perks, but few stays can feel as personal or as cozy as one at a quaint bed-and-breakfast.
Clock Tower Turned Penthouse Apartment is Fit for a King
With land getting scarcer in the New York City, penthouses are soaring in price, and this includes a stunning Clocktower Penthouse Apartment, located in the trendy DUMBO neighborhood of Brooklyn.
Mon Jul 14, 2014
Lake Wylie Pilot
5 years is too long to wait
The most significant fact from the Pennies for Progress July 1 meeting on the planned widening of Pole Branch Road is how long it will take.
Sun Jul 13, 2014
'Leftists' hold surprise protest at Rye country club
The Leftist Marching Band staged a surprise protest Saturday morning at Sanders Poynt in Rye adjacent to the Wentworth by the Sea Country Club.
Sat Jul 12, 2014
Woman's body found off Governor's Island in NYC
Police say a woman's body has been found in the water off Governor's Island in New York City.
Asbury Park Press
Cake Boss' boat rescued after getting fogged in - Cake Boss' boat...
'Cake Boss' boat rescued after getting fogged in 'Cake Boss' boat rescued by FDNY after getting fogged in on New York Harbor Check out this story on app.com: http://on.app.com/1mtrhr0 "Cake Boss" reality show star Buddy Valastro and his family had to be rescued from New York Harbor on Friday night after a thick fog rolled in, making it impossible ... (more)
Thousands of 'God's Exceptional Children' tour the harbor aboard the Staten Island Ferry
All sails were set for fun as more than 1,000 special needs people of all ages boarded the Staten Island Ferry for the 40th annual "Boat Ride for God's Exceptional Children," which embarked on a trip around New York Harbor on Saturday.
The Modesto Bee
TV's 'Cake Boss' helped from fogged-in boat in NYC
Buddy Valastro tweeted his thanks to the city's police and fire departments after the mishap Friday night.
Tappan Zee Crane Arrives by Boat
A huge crane arrived in New York Harbor Thursday, after a 6,000-mile ocean journey from San Francisco.
Fri Jul 11, 2014
Scallop roll helps with shellfish withdrawal
A scallop roll might taste best when it's served this way: toasty roll, brown butter, a mess of fried chives and a spritz of tart lemon.
7 Places Where You Can Drink on the Waterfront This Summer
Cold drinks, waterfront breezes and amazing city views aren't a bad way to spend a hot summer day or night.
Thu Jul 10, 2014
Brookston Beer Bulletin
Beer In Ads #1248: Fireboat Photo-Op
Tuesday's ad is for Rheingold Beer, from 1958, and features Miss Rheingold from that year, Madelyn Darrow.
Leftist Marching Band to play at Cliff Walk Saturday
The Leftist Marching Band will play at 11:30 a.m. Saturday, July 12, in a concert to raise awareness for public access to the Cliff Walk in York Harbor, according to a spokeswoman for the band and the Friends of the Cliff Walk.
Borough President Oddo hosts first ever Veterans Resource Fair
Veterans of the U.S. military had their day in Borough Hall on Tuesday when the left wing lobby level of the building was turned over to them for an informational fair dedicated to their unique needs.
Wed Jul 09, 2014
Emergy Information Administration
Gas prices for 2014 should remain slightly elevated above the 2013 average, according to the Energy Information Administration's latest Short-Term Energy Outlook, which looks at the fuel-price forecast for the coming months.
Tue Jul 08, 2014
Chicago, New York Spot Ethanol Up on Domestic, Export Demand
Spot ethanol prices in Chicago and New York extended their rallies Tuesday amid increased buying interest and speculation about exports to Brazil and elsewhere, trade sources said.