May 27, 2017 at 5:21 am

Neo-lithic, not natural, but definitely awe-inspiring, and it has us all stopping in our tracks in the middle of the street, year after year. It’s Manhattanhenge, the day that the sun aligns itself with Manhattan’s skyscrapers and avenues and gives a gift that is somewhat Stonehenge, and somewhat Star Wars. Astrophysicist Neil deGrasse Tyson is the man who coined the […]

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May 26, 2017 at 6:29 pm

Neolithic, not natural, but definitely awe-inspiring, and it has us all stopping in our tracks in the middle of the street, year after year. It’s Manhattanhenge, the day that the sun aligns itself with Manhattan’s skyscrapers and avenues and gives a gift that is somewhat Stonehenge, and somewhat Star Wars. Astrophysicist Neil deGrasse Tyson is the man who coined the […]

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May 12, 2017 at 5:28 am

NO TRAIN, AGAIN?!? If you commute by train, it’s been weeks of “DELAY, DELAY, DELAY”!  Are you furious? We bet!  We’re looking at the problems and searching for solutions.   DEADLY TICK TALE The Tri-State may be facing the worst tick season in history, and this year these blood sucking parasites may be carrying a deadly virus. Ally Hilfiger, a Lyme disease […]

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May 04, 2017 at 5:28 am

THE BOROUGH PRESIDENT SPEAKS: BRONX Once a symbol of urban decay, the Bronx, by most accounts is no longer burning, but it is red hot. Bronx Borough President Ruben Diaz Jr. is here to talk about what’s got the borough booming!   “BLACK PRIVILEGE” From black power to black privilege. We’re up close and in-depth with Charlamagne Tha God. Tonight, […]

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April 27, 2017 at 5:28 am

CUOMO’S TUITION FAILURE?  Does the Governor’s free tuition plan really benefit NYC’s neediest students? You’ll hear from one critic who says it barely makes the grade.   THE BOROUGH PRESIDENT SPEAKS: BROOKLYN Gentrification and the fight pitting a Housing Boom against Homeless Shelters & Affordable Housing. Brooklyn Borough President Eric Adams addresses these issues and more in the first of […]

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