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Janell Ross

Rockefeller Center Tree Lighting Elicits A Big Crowd And Long Waits

HuffingtonPost.com | 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

HuffingtonPost.com | 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.

Faith's Favorites: July Juniors

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

Whether it's Christmas in July, a vacation, or even early back-to-school, this month is a great time to shop for the youngsters in your life at New York's boutiques.

All That Glitters Is Green: First-Ever Christie's Green Auction

Jennifer Schwab | Posted 05.25.2011 | Green
Jennifer Schwab

Christie's celebrity-studded green auction was a great concept, taking what has traditionally been a bastion of the elite and putting their vast resources to work for a good green cause.

Recycling Capitalism

Jonathan A. Schein | Posted 05.25.2011 | Business
Jonathan A. Schein

It's not that the super rich aren't making large contributions to a great deal of causes. They are, but what isn't happening is the grand scale investment risk that existed in the era of John D. Rockefeller, Jr.

3 Shootings As Gangs Of Youths Run Wild In Midtown

AP | COLLEEN LONG | Posted 05.25.2011 | New York

NEW YORK — Hundreds of young people spilled into midtown Manhattan near Times Square early Monday, brawling and shooting guns after the New York...

A Bid to Save the Earth

Jennifer Schwab | Posted 05.25.2011 | Green
Jennifer Schwab

The entire auction business is green- it's built around buying and selling valuable antiquities that are recycled, reused, and/or preserved. It's all good for mankind and for sustainability.

Claude M. Ballard, Jr. -- Rest in Peace

Andrew Reinbach | Posted 05.25.2011 | Business
Andrew Reinbach

Claude M. Ballard, Jr. had no appetite for luxury, excess, or display. In his days at Goldman he kept no limo. Taking the subway to work was good enough for him.

The 'Young' Collecting Elite Meet at the Winter Antique Show

Michael Henry Adams | Posted 05.25.2011 | New York
Michael Henry Adams

Last week, on January 22nd, the 56th annual Winter Antique Show, benefiting the South Bronx's East Side House Settlement, opened with the usual, packe...

Rockefeller Center Christmas Tree Lighting: Watch Live Online

Posted 05.25.2011 | New York

After narrowly-avoiding a labor strike that would have spelled disaster for tonight's festivities, the Rockefeller Center Christmas tree lighting cere...

Why Can't Los Angeles Over-Commercialize Christmas Better?

Brady Westwater | Posted 05.25.2011 | Los Angeles
Brady Westwater

Not only can the leaders of Los Angeles not properly implement even basic economic development projects, but we can't even properly commercialize Christmas.