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Staten Island Ferry Outlets Cut After Phone Charging Scuffles Between Passengers

NEW YORK (CBSNewYork)– There’s a fight on the Staten Island Ferry over the right to plug in and power up. Scuffles over access to power outlets have caused the Department of Transportation to pull the plug and some ferry riders have mixed feelings. 228 more words


Photo of the day: the Staten Island Ferry, New York City

Taking a bit a of distance is probably the best way to take in the magnificent view on the skyscrapers of downtown Manhattan. While kayaking the Hudson… 107 more words


What Happened to the Native Peoples?

Our celebrant began Mass today remembering the Spanish, the Dutch, the French and the English who came to the New World as colonists and conquerors, engaging the native peoples and settling in the lands where they lived. 308 more words


And then there is "That" Guy

This past weekend doing tourist stuff it was interesting to say the least. I spend 5 days a week in high tourist zones walking to appointments and instinctively the first thing I do is avoid anyone with a flag or umbrella. 563 more words


The Until We Meet Again Tour - 10 July 2016, part three

The Until We Meet Again Tour capped off the evening with a ride on the Staten Island Ferry and a view of the city at night.  13 more words


The Carl Lipbalm Memorial Scholarship

As you know, the only real children that Mrs. Trumpet and I have are two monkey heads of poodles. There is also the invisible child that appears on my FB feed on the first and last day of school but that is a different story. 846 more words

Free and Inexpensive Things To Do in New York

Four days and three nights staying in New York City (USA) were not enough to explore the city. I was overwhelmed by its size and how busy it was. 978 more words