Articles by: Ashley Rodriguez

Having Fun

Photo Courtesy of the Sabbatino family.

Staten Island’s boardwalk revival

Fantasy Shore Amusement Park, the first of its kind in eight years, will open this summer. The new Midland Beach kiddie park will feature four rides, including Staten Island’s only roller coaster.

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Earning a Living

Hurricanes! Terror attacks! Zombies!

Hurricanes! Terror attacks! Zombies!

New York survivalist groups prepare for the worst with workshops, classes and wilderness weekends.

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Staying Healthy

A guide to urgent care in New York

A guide to urgent care in New York

How do urgent care centers work? Is the medical care sufficient? Here’s what you should to know about the services, quality, physicians and costs at New York’s urgent care centers.

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In Transit

Potholes lead to surge in auto repairs

Potholes lead to surge in auto repairs

Harsh weather has taken a toll on the city’s roads, and drivers’ wallets are bearing the brunt of it.

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In Transit

Super Bowl Blvd delays Midtown buses

Super Bowl Blvd delays Midtown buses

Midtown commuters are facing bus delays this week thanks to Super Bowl Boulevard, a 13-block stretch of football-themed activities in Times Square; but for many the traffic is just part of city life.

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