‘Water, Water Everywhere…’

The terrace overlooking the Battery Park City ballfields

The terrace overlooking the Battery Park City ballfields, which also serves as the roof for the Asphalt Green community center, will be demolished and rebuilt at a cost of more than $7 million, in order to repair leaks that have plagued the facility since it opened in 2013 The Battery Park City Authority (BPCA) has […]

RiverWatch

Norwegian Jade leaves Brooklyn as Norwegian Escape passes under the Verrazzano Bridge.

Norwegian Jade leaves Brooklyn as Norwegian Escape passes under the Verrazzano Bridge.   Clipper City   Amadea passes the Colgate clock.   Silver Wind arrives the morning of May 3.   Arrivals & Departures Cruise Ships in the Harbor Friday, May 3 Silver Wind Inbound 7:15am; in port overnight Saturday, May 4 Anthem of the […]

Today in History

"How the Other Half Lives"    Photo by Jacob Riis

Roy Carrier Click here to watch some Zydeco with Roy and the Night Rockers 1715 – A total solar eclipse was visible across northern Europe, and northern Asia, as predicted by Edmond Halley to within 4 minutes accuracy. 1791 – The Constitution of May 3 (the first modern constitution in Europe) is proclaimed by the […]

Today’s Calendar

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8:30AM Tai Chi Battery Park City Parks Build muscle and strength, improve flexibility and balance, and increase aerobic conditioning. Tai Chi results in strength and focus of body and mind. Esplanade Plaza. FREE 12NOON Alexander Hamilton U.S. Custom House Tour Smithsonian’s National Museum of the American Indian Tour of the Alexander Hamilton U.S. Custom House, […]