Oh Christmas (and Chanukah) in the city, does it get more beautiful?  The elaborate window displays and perfectly placed decorations make this season so festive.  Unfortunately,  this is also the time of the year when New Yorkers are outnumbered by tourists 4:1. This Wednesday traffic will be even more complicated.  President Obama will be attending the Robert F. Kennedy Human Rights Gala on...
(Manhattan, NY) New York City has voted and passed a new measure that will create a minimum wage for drivers working for companies such as Lyft, Uber, Via and Juno.  This makes NYC the first city in the United States to set a minimum pay rate for app-based drivers.  The minimum pay rate will be $17.22 (after expenses) which is...
The TCS New York City Marathon is both an athletic event and a city wide spectator sport.  The 2018 NYC Marathon will take place on November 4th, with competitors coming from around the world, hoping to complete the 26.2 mile course through all five boroughs of New York City.  Below is a full map of the route for the marathon. 5 bridges: ...
This headline should not come as a suprise for those of us that live and work in New York and New Jersey.  84% of Americans drive to work daily and we're behind the wheel a half hour longer each day compared to the 1980's. Sitting in traffic is not only bad for the economy and your schedule, but it's also...
Midtown, Manhattan This is the week where you question why the United Nations is in Manhattan. Over 95 percent of the worlds leaders are in NYC this week for the annual United Nations General Assembly.  NYPD are planning on more than 150 motorcades and 67 protests.  The heaviest delays and closures will be up and down the east side.  M15 Buses (local...
Tarrytown, NY & South Nyack, NY (25 miles from the GWB) L'Chaim, we made it!  Regardless of your political beliefs, I for one am glad that the damn bridge is finished.  It doesn't matter if you call it the Tappan Zee Bridge, The Cuomo Bridge or The Cynthia Nixon Bridge or any other name...  It is complete and a viable main...
This week NYC is rolling out a two-year pilot program, the new app will offer conveniences that other ride-hailing apps already provide. The Taxi and Limousine Commission has approved a new smartphone app for yellow and green taxis that will allow passengers to get fare pricing upfront, surge-free pricing, and estimated arrival times before they hail a trip. Waave was created “for...