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Popular North Jersey “Roadstand” Has State’s Best Hot Dog

Eat This, Not That has published a list titled The Best Hot Dog In Every State (Read Full Post). It was compiled from “reviews and feedback from locals and tourists alike” it’s their “definitive list”. Hiram’s Roadstand in Fort Lee is the Jersey representative on the article. While nothing is...
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Long Lines for Grand Opening of Playa Bowls Nanuet

NANUET, NY – Huge Lines Await the Opening of Playa Bowls Nanuet. Over 200 people are on line at the new Playa Bowls location at the Shops at Nanuet. We are told people have been waiting on line since 8am. Town of Clarkstown Supervisor George Hoehmann held a ribbon cutting ceremony this morning.
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Calling All Drama Queens! These Zodiac Signs Are The Most Dramatic

Drama is such a divisive topic, but some signs relish in it. In particular, it’s not hard for these three signs to grab attention, in all the right ways (as big personalities who use their charisma for good causes) and all the wrong ones (as jerks who destabilize entire friend groups with unnecessary conflict). Out of the entire zodiac, these three signs are the most dramatic—and I’ll bet money you can guess at least one of them.

Aquatic invader: The water chestnut’s history, annual revival on New York waters

HEUVELTON — Along County Route 15 just east of the village of Heuvelton, the Oswegatchie River is blanketed by green water chestnuts. Different from the grass-like water chestnuts that produce crisp corms featured in Asian cuisines, the invasive Trapa natans species is a legacy of an intentional introduction to North America nearly 200 years ago. Though they carry the same common name, the two species are from distinct orders and are only related by three of the broadest biological classifications.
New York City,


SMASHED as the names suggests is place to get smashed burgers. And people are lining up day and night to get their hands on one. A look into the rather tight kitchen reveals a grill going not stop as the burgers are cooked to perfection with smoke billowing into the air. What emerges is pure burger goodness.

Bald Eagle Pictured in Bear Mountain State Park by Owey Cramsie Jr.

NEW CITY, NY – Clarkstown’s Danielle Cifuni Rescue of a Baby Deer Goes Viral, Recognized Today by Clarkstown Supervisor George Hoehmann. Lauren Marie Wohl, the admin of the popular Town of Clarkstown community group – Clarkstown Community Uncensored posted the story of a New City mom who jumped right into action saving a baby deer who was drowning in her pool. Wohl’s post has gone viral with over 1,000 likes on Facebook and the story being featured on almost every major NYC news station.
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Affordable Housing Lottery Launches for the Alexander Lofts in Mott Haven, The Bronx

The affordable housing lottery has launched for the Alexander Lofts, three residential buildings at 308 East 134th Street and 139 and 141 Alexander Avenues in Mott Haven, The Bronx. Designed by Shahriar Afshari and developed by Jorge Madruga of 20 Bruckner LLC, the four-story structures yields seven to eight residences each. Available on NYC Housing Connect are eight total units for residents at 130 percent of the area median income (AMI), ranging in eligible income from $76,286 to $167,570.
New York City,

New York City Can’t Get Enough of Italian Artisanal Gelato

The art of Italian artisanal gelato is alive in New York City and Venchi is at the forefront, now poised to open a third store in Manhattan. After the flagship in the Union Square area, famed for featuring the largest waterfall of chocolate in the world, and another location near Columbus Circle, the premier chocolate and gelato brand from Piemonte is coming to the heart of the West Village, at the corner of Bleecker and Carmine Streets (in a former location of gelateria Grom).
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Take 5 ticket worth nearly $45K sold in Columbia County

CLAVERACK, N.Y. — The only winning ticket in Saturday night’s Take 5 lottery drawing, worth almost $45,000 before tax withholdings, was sold at a convenience store in this Columbia County town, according to the New York lottery division. The winning ticket was purchased at the Xtra Mart shop at 3...