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A Weekend Well Spent

Hi All! Sorry I’ve been so MIA, I had one crazy, busy weekend.

Saturday, I was so excited to have my family visit from New Jersey. 389 more words

Life

Commuters React: City Studies How Much Revenue It Could Pull If Charging For Staten Island Ferry

NEW YORK (CBSNewYork) – The Staten Island Ferry has been free since 1997, but the city is studying just how much it could make if only tourists had to pay. 275 more words

News

Study: Staten Island Ferry Tourist Fare Could Bring Millions

NEW YORK (CBSNewYork/AP) – A study estimates creating a Staten Island Ferry “tourist-only” fare could bring New York City millions of dollars in annual revenue. 301 more words

News

Governor's Island Retreat

So this afternoon I went to Governor’s Island in New York City for the first time.  I must say I REALLY enjoyed myself there.  I honestly thought it would be boring and wasn’t exactly hyped up about going but once I was there and started bike riding around the island, I found it to be very relaxing and tranquil.  733 more words

R Train Returns to Normal Service.

This past week, the Montague Tunnel, which connects the R trains and overnight N trains from Lower Manhattan to Downtown Brooklyn finally reopened after a year of repair work due to extensive damage caused by Hurricane Sandy. 139 more words

General Posts

Free things to do in New York City

At a first glance New York can seem like a pretty pricey place to visit and there is no doubt that it’s easy to spend a lot of money there. 353 more words

Travel

The Kick Off

Living in New York City really makes you feel like you live in a bubble of some sort. You get people from every part of the country and the world into 5 boroughs. 183 more words