January 02, 2019 at 5:30 am

Officials are exploring possible solutions to end gridlock and overcrowding on city streets. One idea being given serious consideration is congestion pricing, a plan that would require you to pay to enter midtown. We have the details on the plan and the politics behind it. Former wrestler-turned-Minnesota Governor Jesse Ventura makes the case for marijuana legalization. All aboard the holiday nostalgia train! Step into this certain subway car in New York and you’ll be stepping back in time. We take you inside. Tis the season to deck the halls and trim the trees. As storefronts and home fronts put out their brightest and blingest, you can’t help but notice some displays of holiday cheer are better than others. Luckily for you, Time Out New York’s editor Carla Sosenko stopped by with the five spots that top her list.

Aired on December 14, 2018 & January 1, 2019.


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