Mount Vernon, NY

Paterson, NJPosted by
Paterson Times

Paterson man hurt in Hamilton Avenue shooting

A city man was wounded in a shooting on Hamilton Avenue late Wednesday afternoon, according to the Passaic County Prosecutor’s Office. The victim, 21-year-old, arrived at Saint Joseph’s University Medical Center seeking treatment for a non-fatal gunshot wound at around 4:50 p.m. Police located a crime scene on Hamilton Avenue...
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Bronx, NYNew York Post

14 injured, seven cars hit as man flees police on sidewalk in NYC

At least 14 people were injured after a wild police chase in the Bronx Wednesday when a car slammed into seven other vehicles during rush hour traffic while trying to flee NYPD officers, police said. Cops tried to stop a vehicle for excessive tints and smoking marijuana on Fordham Road...

Ace Hotel Brooklyn Is Now Officially Open

Ace Hotel Group has announced its second design-oriented location in New York City, opening Ace Hotel Brooklyn in the vibrant Boreum Hill neighborhood of Brooklyn, New York. Ace Hotel Brooklyn is conveniently located near the Barclays Center, Brooklyn Botanic Garden, and unique local shops and restaurants including boutique sake brewery Brooklyn Kura and iconic chocolatier Li-Lac Chocolates. The 13-story property houses 287 rooms, a beautifully decorated lobby, an art gallery, and several food and beverage options. The architectural feat was carried out by the hotel group’s long-term partners Roman and Williams and Stonehill Taylor Architects.

Gastropub Replacing Longtime Hackensack Bar

A popular Hackensack bar that closed for good after more than 40 years will be replaced by a new gastropub, BoozyBurbs reports. SideBar will soon be moving into 45 Main St., formerly occupied by General Poor's Tavern -- which closed in 2019 after reopening under new management. Aside from the...
Staten Island, NYPosted by
The Staten Island Advance

Barbecue restaurant location closes; large commercial space on Staten Island’s ‘trendiest street’ available for lease

STATEN ISLAND, N.Y. -- A 5,300-square-foot commercial space -- formerly occupied by DaddyO’s BBQ and Sports Bar -- is available for lease on what has been dubbed “Staten Island’s trendiest street.”. The space is located in Minthorne Street, a trendy, converted 33,000-square-foot warehouse with a row of restaurants in Tompkinsville.
New York City,

Restaurants prepare for New York City’s vaccine mandate

Starting Sept. 13 in New York City, you’ll need to be at least partially vaccinated to participate in several indoor activities: going to the gym, a concert or other show, or a restaurant. There is an exemption for kids under 12, who aren’t vaccine eligible. As you might imagine, there’s...
New York City, NYPosted by
Rayna Katz

Lunch at the Office Just Got Tastier

Mission Chinese Chicken WingsPhoto courtesy of The Kitchclub. A new site allows companies to arrange meal delivery for their teams from multiple places in a single order. After working remotely for 18 months, and growing accustomed to the creature comforts of home, New York City’s office denizens likely aren’t having the easiest time reporting back to their desks. But the recent introduction of a unique platform for ordering that office lunch (or breakfast…or dinner for early risers and late-stayers) is helping companies and office building managers soften the blow of the transition.
Jersey City, NJPosted by
Only In New Jersey

There’s An Arcade Bar In New Jersey And It Will Take You Back In Time

There is just something so nostalgic about arcades. The bright colors, the flashing lights, the not-so-great graphics…an arcade really just exudes ’80s and ’90s vibes. And now you can step back into the past with a New Jersey arcade that also doubles as a bar. We’re talking about Barcade in Jersey City, an establishment that […] The post There’s An Arcade Bar In New Jersey And It Will Take You Back In Time appeared first on Only In Your State.
Atlantic City,

American Airlines joins Spirit in canceling hundreds of flights

American Airlines joined Spirit Airlines in canceling hundreds of flights on Tuesday. After canceling 333 flights nationwide on Monday, Spirit Airlines grounded another 343 as of 1:45 p.m. on Tuesday while American canceled 288, according to Spirit's cancellations included 10 flights in/out of Atlantic City 24 in/out of Newark...
East Rutherford, NJPosted by
New Jersey 101.5

First ever Oreo Café opens in New Jersey

Oreo cookies have been around for a long time (and used to be made in New Jersey) but now there’s a café devoted to all things Oreo, and it’s in New Jersey. The new Oreo Café is open at the American Dream Mall in East Rutherford. It’s described by Oreo as “a first-of-its-kind treats bar, where visitors can customize sweets or pick from a delicious menu of decadent Oreo inspired desserts."
New York City,

Man Wins NY Lottery Prize Payout Of $7 Million

A man in New York is in a new tax bracket after cashing in a lottery ticket worth millions. Surjit Chumbers, of Jackson Heights, Queens, has claimed a $1,000 “A Day For Life” top prize from the CASH4LIFE drawing on Sunday, July 11, which guarantees a minimum prize payout of $7 million.