Empire State Building, NY
NEW YORK, NY - JUNE 04: (L-R) Tony Award Nominees Gabriel Ebert, Carrie Coon, Patina Miller, Lauren Ward, Charly Brown, Annaleigh Ashford, Will Chase, Judith Light, Santino Fontana, Shalita Grant, Kristine Nielsen, and Justin Paul pose for a picture at The Empire State Building on June 4, 2013 in New York City.
Key step toward Empire State Building IPO
plan to include the Empire State Building in a publicly traded company has cleared a critical investor hurdle that will allow the IPO to move forward.Holders of more than 80 percent of the units that own the landmark skyscraper approved the plan to fold it Read more »
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Empire State Building gets 'left-field' $2 billion offer to sell
State Building in New York, June 13, 2013. NEW YORK (Reuters) - A New York City real estate company offered to buy the Empire State Building for $2 billion, a written offer showed, significantly below the skyscraper's appraisal price and about three weeks from Reuters Read more »
Taking Flight: Up the River Without a Windlass
with my camera ready to click away at all the icons - Coney Island, the Statue of Liberty, the Brooklyn Bridge, Empire State Building, the UN, The Chrysler building and on and on. I also tried to document my own history - my grandparent's apartment, my grandfather's from Sail Blogs Read more »
Change in construction law puts more burden on workers - New York Daily News
more than a century, as builders erected the Woolworth Building, the Empire State Building and now the new World Trade Center, an arcane 1885 state law has protected the construction workers who push the city higher and higher into the sky. The Scaffold Law from PBS: Blueprint America Read more »
Are we doomed to a national surveillance state?
close enough to the Empire State Building so that our apartment might sustain damage, and us too, and with friends downtown in the shadow of the new World Trade Center, I think we have a greater worry about terrorism and attacks above ground and underground from The Moderate Voice Read more »
Night is the right time
There is something going on somewhere at any time of the day or night. And from Radio City Music Hall to the Empire State Building, everything is lit up at night. Times Square at night is a must for any tourist, and we were no different. There is so much light from Recordnet.com Read more »