Once the water subsides and the sun comes out, everyone wants to get back to normal. But as the days pass post-Sandy, the stories that will trickle out are sure to continue to break our hearts for awhile. And if you're a music fan, the flooding of Norton Records warehouse is Red Hook is the most hea ... More >>
Steven ThrasherWell, that was quick. When we started covering the Occupy Wall Street march at the base of the Brooklyn Bridge this morning, about 150 marchers were cruising by City Hall, around the same time Mayor Bloomberg was giving his press conference to rationalize the clearing of Zuccot ... More >>
wallyg/FlickrPossibly the most recognizable landmark at Zuccotti Park is the "red structure," as occupiers call it. The sculpture's name is actually "Joie de Vivre" and it's by Mark di Suvero, an American abstract expressionist sculptor. "Joie de Vivre" was formerly located at the Holland Tun ... More >>
Have you heard enough about this rally that happened in D.C. this weekend? Maybe. We've already told you what it was like and what the best signs looked like. But what about what it looked like from TV, far away from the uncontested idealism and cheer? Village Voice film editor Allison Benedi ... More >>
As New Yorkers, we're used to dealing with our own brand of wildlife. We've got an extended family of pigeons holed up in our air shaft, rats in our garbage cans, and a feral human population like whoa. But in recent months encounters with less-than-urban creatures have been all up in our news sourc ... More >>
Live in Jersey? Go to Jersey? Never been to Jersey? Either way, you've probably heard of or experienced the pain of the PATH or the NJ Transit or the Holland Tunnel. Which make the MTA trains feel like a chariot and the bridges like magical yellow brick roads.
We're told that the NYPD's elite Emergency Services Unit has been called to the Manhattan side of the Holland Tunnel to chase down a coyote initially spotted in the tunnel.
According to the most recent report from the cops, the commuting coyote left the tunnel and was last seen on Varick St ... More >>
In the Holland Tunnel no less. Sometimes life is just so great and awesome that you have to step back and appreciate that we live in a magical world in which wonderful things happen all the time. Also, Robin Thicke stays getting this song stolen from him, but that's another conversation entirely. ... More >>
Ever feel like Sid Vicious is just kinda watching you? Photo by Sam Horine.In the week we made Jay-Z's signature gas face at the bunch of hacks and pretenders posing as Guns N' Roses until dudes got the hell out of town, we also posted rants about everything from LMFAO not punching Mitt Romne ... More >>
WFMU's Tom Scharpling, who might think about calling in a favor from Joe FrancisHere is your terrifying press release of the day, courtesy of beloved local radio station WFMU, which we do not want to fail: "At WFMU we've always prided ourselves on being able to support ourselves on one pledge ... More >>
Clip Job: an excerpt every day from the Voice archivesJanuary 28, 1965, Vol. X, No. 15Last Exit to ManhattanBy David GurinTen smooth lanes of elevated concrete and steel are proposed to entomb old Broome Street for its final sacrifice as the connecting link between the Holland Tunnel and the Will ... More >>