This Friday marks the 50th anniversary of the assassination of President John F. Kennedy. Kennedy Catholic High School in the Westchester County town of Somers will be commemorating its patron.
Longtime music writer and Rolling Stone critic Anthony DeCurtis is writing a biography of Lou Reed.
The new rink was part of the city’s plans to reopen the McCarren Park Pool in 2012, as a use for the pool's deck space during winter months.
Some residents, like Amanda Fausten of East Williamsburg, are thrilled about the new destination in their area.
"I think it’s great,” said Fausten, “I mean the more fun things we can get in the neighborhood, it's great."
Lou Reed’s family and friends are hosting a gathering at the Lincoln Center Terrace from 1-4 today. It’s open to the public and billed on his Facebook page as “no speeches. no live performances, just Lou's voice, guitar music & songs - playing the recordings selected by his family and friends.”
12 years after September Eleventh, The World Trade Center is re-open for business. 4 World Trade stands at a towering 900 feet with sleek glass facades. It's the first of six office towers to open, truly paying tribute to what the center was before the attacks - The hub of the business world.
A 1969 painting by Francis Bacon set a world record for the most expensive artwork ever sold at auction and a sculpture by Jeff Koons broke a world auction record for a living artist at a Manhattan sale on Tuesday.