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USAGov's 11 National Parks You Can't Miss in 2016 | Posted 08.24.2016 | Travel

Time flies whether you're inside or outside. On August 25, the National Park Service turns 100 and the celebrations are a century in the making. In fa...

'The Cricket in Times Square': A Manhattan Children's Book Tour

Peter Mandel | Posted 07.07.2014 | Home
Peter Mandel

Maybe it's because the authors lived here, but dozens of classic books for kids are set in the center of New York. Crickets in their pages hang out, not in cornfields, but in Midtown. Mice don't run down country lanes: They sail boats in Central Park.

Talent and Trees: Off To New York to Celebrate Bette Midler

Candy Spelling | Posted 05.25.2011 | New York
Candy Spelling

Many people think famous people all know each other. They don't. I'm a fan like most people, and there are a lot of people I'd love to meet -- like Bette Midler.