Santa Brings Down Knife Wielding Man, and Doesn’t Drop his Slice of Pizza

There has been much controversy over SantaCon over the past few years.  There have even been recent attempts to ban the annual NYC Santa...

NYC to shut down Fifth Ave around Rockefeller Center for Holidays

In the ever-evolving turf war between cars and pedestrians, we have a new fiasco.  Starting Friday, the city will be creating a “pedestrian zone”...
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Experts Warn of Major Congestion with The American Dream Opening

Alright everyone, this is what we have been preparing for.  Seventeen years in the making, The American Dream Amusement Park (formerly Xanadu, RIP) is...

The Port Authority Announces it’s New $1 Billion PATH Improvement Plan

The PANYNJ plan outlines 3 major ways they plan on spending the billion. Increase Capacity: A 40% increase between Newark and World Trade Center and a...
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Stay Safe in On Demand Car Service Following Expert Advice

Before calling for an on-demand car one should ask some very important questions to assure safety and protection. The two major queries that one...

What you Need to Know about Wednesday’s U.S. Women’s National Soccer Team Parade

What:  A Ticker-tape Celebration of the U.S. Women’s National Soccer Team celebrating their 4th World Cup. Where:  The Parade - Canyon of Heroes in Lower...

Top 10 Longest Commutes in New York & New Jersey by Zip Code

A new study by USZC has compiled a list of the longest commutes by zip code for each state.  As expected for New York,...

See Why The Commute From NJ to NY Just Got Even Worse

Full disclosure, my two favorite subjects are NJ Transit and the MTA.  Recently, most of the attention has been on the crumbling infrastructure and...
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Most of 11th Ave is Now One-Way Only

In the ever-changing sport of driving in New York there are new changes.  Without any warning, NYC made a long stretch of 11th Avenue...
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Bayonne to Start Construction in 2020 on Massive Waterfront Project

Lincoln Equities Group (LEG), a full-service real estate firm, announced site-preparation milestones for its 152.9-acre, 1.4-million-square-foot waterfront site, Lincoln Logistics Bayonne, before 100-plus brokers...

NYC Looks to Fine Pedestrians on Mobile Devices in Crosswalks

Hey New York City, we have a brand-new way for you to be fined.  New York State Senate has proposed a “distracted pedestrian” bill...

The Art of ‘Jumping the Turnstile’ (Video)

On behalf of NYNJ.com, we do not condone any of the behavior seen below.  While we do not endorse jumping the turnstile, we can...

Busy Week for New York, Marking Big Changes

In the past week the state of New York passed a budget that will have huge ramifications for the Empire State.  Spoiler Alert: things...

Driving in Manhattan Is About To Get (Even) More Expensive

Discussing “congestion pricing” in New York is a wonderful way to get into a fist-fight.  Throught the years, even the all-powerful Michael Bloomberg was...
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Alec Baldwin pleads Guilty in Parking Dispute with Rockland Man

Actor Alec Baldwin has pleaded guilty in Manhattan to second-degree harassment of a Orangeburg man.  The altercation took place over a parking space in...

Subway Cars get a New Look in 2020

New York City is officially entering the future.   In the summer of 2020, The MTA will begin rolling out 10 newly designed subway cars.  The...