| Mar 13, 2012
The Legaspi family, residents of Staten Island, NY have entered the Ben's Beginners Cooking Contest, a playful nationwide competition by the UNCLE BEN'S® Brand designed to encourage parents to connect with their kids, one meal at a time.
| Mar 15, 2012
One million dollars--that's the grand prize up for grabs at this year's 45th Pillsbury Bake-Off Contest on March 25-27, 2012, in Orlando, Florida. Several contestants participating to win all of that "dough" are from our area.
Three of them will showcase...
| Mar 17, 2012
| 7:40 AM
NEW YORK CITY (KTLA) -- Scientists have discovered a new leopard frog species in the wilds of New York City.
Scientists from UCLA, Rutgers University, UC Davis, and The University of Alabama, who worked together to make the unexpected discovery, say...
| Mar 20, 2012
| 1:46 PM
A suspect in the stabbing death of a man outside his engagement party in Staten Island, N.Y., early Saturday was arrested today in a southwest suburb, authorities said.
Anthony Lacertosa, 27, was stabbed to death during what witnesses described as a wild...
| Apr 5, 2012
| 3:58 AM
Activists: Syrian troops launch major offensive in suburb of capital Damascus
BEIRUT (AP) — Activists say Syrian troops are attacking a suburb of the capital Damascus in what they described as one of the most violent campaigns since the year-old...
| Apr 10, 2012
When 49-year-old John Palecki sings the old tune, "Proud Mary", with his Brooklyn-based band, Melodic Soul, he may not quite sound like Ike and Tina Turner--or even John Fogarty from Creedence Clearwater Revival--two other 1960's era bands that turned the...
| Oct 3, 2012
| 9:29 PM
Lawrence Joseph Plumadore Hartnett of Maugansville, beloved husband, father, grandfather, father-in-law and great-grandfather, has entered into eternal life.
Born in Manhattan, N.Y., he was the son of Mary Ellen Hartnett and Jerome Plumadore.
| Oct 15, 2012
| 7:35 PM
Riders and commuters will see an increase in fares and tolls. The question is how much of an increase will there be?
The base fare is currently $2.25. A series of 4 proposals were put forth Monday by the staff of the Metropolitan Transportation Authority...
| Oct 24, 2012
| 4:15 PM
A Chambersburg man has plead guilty to one count of a criminal sexual act with a victim younger than 17 in connection to an alleged incident in New York.
Robert W. Murray, who was arrested Feb. 3, had three other criminal charges dismissed under the...
| Nov 12, 2012
| 7:12 AM
NEW YORK -- The outward signs of recovery were everywhere Monday across the Northeast nearly two weeks after Superstorm Sandy struck: Power restored to tens of thousands, bridges and tunnels reopened, and limited train and ferry service up and running....
| Nov 1, 2012
| 11:21 AM
In wake of the unprecedented damage brought to the New York City area by Hurricane Sandy, Con Edison announced Thursday it expects to restore the vast majority of customers who lost power by the weekend of Nov. 10 and 11. The remaining customer...