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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


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


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


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


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