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Attn All New Yorkers: USPS Needs Your Help For Operation Santa

The United States Post Office often gets a bad rap, especially this time a year when the tracking goes from "waiting to be mailed, straight to delivered." I have no issues with the Post Office, but then I just might have a unique perspective in to the USPS as my Uncle Tommy was a letter carrier for over 30 years. It is amazing, even though he has been retired for 20 years, he can still tell you zip codes and addresses for most of the businesses in the town where he worked and lived. Yes, random trivia but he was a dedicated postal employee and proud to be.

Double dose of Monica making it happen

NEW YORK (PIX11) — From a beloved barbershop owner expanding his job training program all the way to a massive new facility to helping bring back your heat and hot water service, PIX11 News is making it happen this holiday week. Pix11’s Monica Morales joins us now with an...

Millions visit NYC for all the holiday events

NEW YORK (PIX11) — After reaching 66.6 million visitors spending more than $47 billion in 2019, a record high, according to the office of the state comptroller. The number of tourists dropped by 67 percent, with spending falling more than 70 percent in 2020. The fiscal health of the city rides on those numbers. And […]

How To Find The Best Black Friday Weed Deals in New York City

It’s no secret that the holidays can be stressful, especially when you’re shopping for gifts, visiting family, and dealing with travel. The most effective way to calm nerves during these stressful times might be to take a few puffs. There are some pretty awesome weed deals to be...

Champions: November 25, 2022

WSYR-TV)- See who’s celebrating a birthday today in Central New York!. To send in a birthday request to be shown on The Morning News, please email We request that entries are sent at least 2 weeks in advance.

Top Cities New Yorkers Are Moving to

Although New York is amazing, an increasing number of people are moving out of it. The reality is that job opportunities are fewer than before. This, combined with a high cost of living, makes NYC an unsuitable location for many. Furthermore, the New York City lifestyle isn’t for everyone. It is always busy, loud, and filled with crowds. Living in a place like this can be exciting, especially when you are young. However, it can become a little too much after a while. Luckily, there are many great places you can relocate to and call your new home. These five cities New Yorkers are moving to offer a great lifestyle you will surely be happy with.

Lefty Tiffany Cabán’s latest knife to the heart of NYC businesses

True to her socialist ideals, Queens City Councilwoman Tiffany Cabán is on a new crusade against the city’s private sector, seeking to outlaw firing. The city’s “Just Cause” law bars fast-food companies from firing or laying off workers or even cutting their hours by more than 15% “without just cause or a legitimate economic reason.” As The Post’s Carl Campanile reports, Cabán and city Comptroller Brad Lander want to radically expand it “to cover all employees and employers within the city regardless of size or pay.” And the micromanaging wouldn’t stop there: Cabán’s draft bill also requires employers to fill every...

Curtis Sliwa urges city probe of rival Eric Adams’ suspect hires, dealings with felons

Eric Adams’ Republican rival in the election for City Hall last year, Guardian Angels founder Curtis Sliwa, is calling on the Department of Investigation to probe the mayor’s dealings with convicted felons and his hiring of cronies with checkered pasts or questionable qualifications for top government posts. “It’s one outrage after another outrage,” Sliwa said in a letter sent to DOI Commissioner Jocelyn Strauber, which was copied to the US Attorneys for the Southern District in Manhattan and the Eastern District in Brooklyn. Sliwa asked DOI to determine whether Adams was getting free meals at Osteria La Baia restaurant, which is operated...

State Cannabis Control Board Approves First Conditional Adult Use Retail Dispensary Licenses

Urban Upbound in LIC was approved Monday for a conditional cannabis dispensary license. The State Cannabis Control Board on Monday approved the first Conditional Adult-Use Retail Dispensary Licenses—including six to Queens organizations. Those borough groups are:. Gabbys Green LLC; CGG Enterprises Inc.; Suzanne M Furboter; Anthony Crapanzano; Urban Weeds...

Rockefeller Center unveils new look in time for its Christmas tree lighting

The recent revitalisation of Rockefeller Center has drawn visitors from both near and far to its well-honed curation of retail, culinary and design-savvy offerings. It’s a revolution that has been quietly happening over the past few years, first with the transformation of a 1930s rooftop space, perched on top of Radio City Music Hall, into Radio Park – a half-acre garden and terrace available for business tenants to use – by the landscape design firm HM White in 2021, followed by the makeover of the lobby in 50 Rockefeller Plaza by the New York design firm Studio Mellone, that was unveiled earlier this year. Even its iconic ice-skating rink enjoyed a new second life as the roller-skating disco, Flipper’s Roller Boogie Palace, during summer 2022.

Take the poll for Brick Underground’s annual Tipping Guide

The holiday season is upon us, bringing an opportunity to thank the people who helped you throughout the year. If you live in a New York City apartment building, that means doling out tips for building staff, but if you’re unfamiliar with the custom, it can be hard to know how much to do.

Videos: The Holiday Windows Unveiled

NYC is magical this time of year and this years holiday displays are breath taking. Theres nothing like strolling the streets of NYC to experience them, but we have fabulous videos today that will make you feel like youre like youre there. Watch Elton John at the unveiling of the Saks Fifth Avenue windows; Billy Porter at the unveiling of Bloomingdales displays; and check out the videos of Macys and Bergdorfs windows. And Hudson Yards is definitely worth a special visit.