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PHOTOS: Lighting The Rockefeller Center Christmas Tree

AP | DEEPTI HAJELA | Posted 01.28.2013 | New York

NEW YORK — An 80-foot Norway spruce that made it through Superstorm Sandy was transformed into a beacon of shimmering glory Wednesday when New Y...

PHOTOS: Rockefeller Christmas Tree Arrives In NYC

Posted 11.14.2012 | New York

After surviving the high winds of Hurricane Sandy, the tree destined to grace Rockefeller Center this holiday season made its grand arrival in New Yor...

Rainbow Room Gets Landmark Status

AP | Posted 10.17.2012 | New York

NEW YORK -- New York City's iconic Rainbow Room at Rockefeller Center has been designated a landmark. The city Landmarks Preservation Commission on T...

PHOTO: 80 Years Later, Mystery Surround Famous Photograph

Posted 09.22.2012 | New York

One of New York City's most famous photographs turned 80 Thursday. "Lunch Atop A Skyscraper," showing 11 workers eating lunch while sitting on a steel...

Times Square Desert-Scape

Gabrielle Selz | Posted 06.18.2012 | Arts
Gabrielle Selz

The place, ablaze with lights and crowds, just begs to be turned into an art arena. It's the exact opposite of a serene gallery or museum space. And it absolutely requires a display that reveals this dilemma. How to grab and hold a viewer's attention amid all that hustle?

Patti Smith Just Sang Her Heart Out to Us in Manhattan

Vicky Tiel | Posted 04.14.2012 | Style
Vicky Tiel

How did she know that song was Richard and Elizabeth's personal love song? I went into shock. It was from the film The Sandpiper the film where I met Elizabeth, met my husband Ron Berkeley. It was the film where it all started for me in Paris in 1964.

Janell Ross

N.Y. Building Cleaners Poised to Strike | Janell Ross | Posted 12.28.2011 | Business

Workers who clean more than 1,500 buildings in New York -- including iconic facilities such as the Empire State Building, Rockefeller Center and the T...

Will Dance Save 'Community'?

The Hollywood Reporter | Posted 12.21.2011 | TV

We already know that "Community" fans are peeved about NBC pushing the comedy off of its midseason schedule, but a very committed group of fans want t...

5 Tips For Navigating NYC During The Holidays

Meg Hemphill | Posted 02.07.2012 | Travel
Meg Hemphill

With my mother and sister in tow, we attempted to see a few of New York's main attractions without feeling like cheeseball tourists. We succeeded. Here's how you can too.

Janell Ross

Rockefeller Center Tree Lighting Elicits A Big Crowd And Long Waits | Janell Ross | Posted 12.04.2011 | New York

New York -- Just before 8 p.m. -- and an hour after the tree lighting ceremony at Rockefeller Center began -- Gino Palacios stood at the southeast cor...

Obama Visit And Rockefeller Tree Lighting To Cause Traffic Nightmare

Posted 11.30.2011 | New York

City drivers beware - A presidential visit coupled with the annual Rockefeller tree lighting ceremony will be causing major traffic delays in Manhatta...

Rockefeller Tree Lighting Ceremony 2011 (PHOTOS)

AP | CRISTIAN SALAZAR | Posted 01.30.2012 | New York

NEW YORK — Mayor Michael Bloomberg helped light the Rockefeller Center Christmas tree on Wednesday night, putting a spotlight on a small-town sp...

SLIDESHOW: Rockefeller Center Christmas Tree Arrives In NYC

Posted 08.06.2012 | New York

It's beginning to look a little like Christmas in New York. A 74-foot, 75-year-old Norway Spruce was cut down in Mifflintown, Pennsylvania Wednesda...

Joy Resmovits

Education Nation: Teachers, Officials -- And The University Of Phoenix | Joy Resmovits | Posted 11.27.2011 | Education

NEW YORK -- Hundreds of players in the education debate hunkered down in a tent staked over Rockefeller Center's ice skating rink this week for NBC's ...

Jumper Said He Was Distraught Over His Book Not Being Published

AP/The Huffington Post | Posted 10.11.2011 | New York

NEW YORK — Police in New York City say a tourist is undergoing psychiatric evaluation after threatening to jump from a 70-story observation deck at ...

Suicide Jumped Thwarted At 30 Rockefeller Center (UPDATE)

Posted 10.10.2011 | New York

Reports are coming in that a man is threatening to jump off 30 Rockefeller center. Gothamist reports that emergency crews are on the scene trying ...

The Faithful Shopper: Gourmet Goodies

Faith Hope Consolo | Posted 07.13.2011 | New York
Faith Hope Consolo

With summer nearly here, it's time to start planning our social lives -- whether you're hosting friends or you're the guest, nothing is more special than to offer your gourmet treat or bottle of wine.

The Faithful Shopper: Top Trends for 2011

Faith Hope Consolo | Posted 07.03.2011 | New York
Faith Hope Consolo

When you visit as many stores as I do (note to accountant -- it's retail research, not shopping), you begin to see patterns and trends emerging, and New York this year is no exception.

The FaithFul Shopper: Spring for April Showers

Faith Hope Consolo | Posted 05.31.2011 | New York
Faith Hope Consolo

Lovely soaps and lotions aren't just for getting clean and softening your skin -- this affordable luxury can provide a brief spa-like experience every day.

The Faithful Shopper: Buy Books in New York

Faith Hope Consolo | Posted 05.25.2011 | New York
Faith Hope Consolo

A number of notable independent bookshops in New York are bucking the trend, providing a place to browse and find the unexpected tome or meet an author.

Holidays In New York City: The To-Do List

Marie Elena Martinez | Posted 09.19.2011 | New York
Marie Elena Martinez

Here's a list of the Big Apple's many offerings for travelers and residents alike. Whether you fancy a Broadway show, a seasonal exhibit, or some ice-skating, you'll find something for every interest here.

PHOTOS: Rockefeller Center Tree Lighting

Posted 05.25.2011 | New York

It's beginning to look a lot like Christmas here in New York City. The 78th Annual Rockefeller Center Tree Lighting Ceremony took place on Tuesday, N...

Rockefeller Center Tree Lighting 2010: Watch LIVE (VIDEO)

Posted 05.25.2011 | New York

One of the most popular annual events at Rockefeller Center is underway: the Rockefeller Center Tree Lighting for 2010. The Christmas tree lighting...

EXHIBITION SPOTLIGHT: 'Revealing Mexico,' Photographs by John C. Mack, This Weekend Only In NYC

Posted 05.25.2011 | Arts

WHO: Photographer John C. Mack WHAT: Photograph Exhibition from his book 'Revealing Mexico' WHEN: Today until Oct 31st, 2010 WHERE: Channel Garden...

Fashion's Night Out Takeaway

Christy Ferer | Posted 05.25.2011 | New York
Christy Ferer

City streets became runways, stores became nightclubs and fashion fans became fashion party animals.