Tag Archive: NYC

INDIAN POINT AMUSEMENT PARK by Wesley Gottlock and Barbara H. Gottlock

Excerpted from “Lost Amusement Parks of the Hudson Valley” Around the turn of the twentieth century, the Hudson Valley was undergoing dramatic changes largely fueled by New York City’s burgeoning population. Fewer residents… Continue reading

Maritime History Museum at Fort Schuyler By Lada Simek

What! One of the largest museums of ships and maritime history is in New York City directly under the Throgs Neck bridge? In the only completely restored pre-civil war fort in the USA? With ship models worth… Continue reading

SUNDAY, SUNDAY, SUNDAY… 20th Annual Great North River Tugboat Race and Competition

The 20th Annual Great North River Tugboat Race and Competition is this Sunday, September 2, on the Hudson River between West 43rd and West 79th Streets in Manhattan. More than a dozen tugboats will battle for… Continue reading

Hudson River Day – July 21st, 2012

Saturday, July 21, 2012 is Hudson River Day! “Hudson River Day is a day of celebration of the Hudson River and its watershed. This collaborative celebration is presented by the NYSDEC Hudson River… Continue reading

Best Places To See 4th Of July Fireworks On The Hudson River From Your Boat

With most almost every town having their fireworks show on the 4th this year you may have a great 360 fireworks show from your marina, but if you are looking to get an… Continue reading

AMBROSE LIGHTSHIP BACK AT THE SOUTHSTREET SEAPORT by Jeff Sublett (Article from the May 2012 Issue)

“She’s back! The big bright red call for attention that is the Ambrose Lightship.  Only this time it’s a call to participate in living history at the South Street Seaport Museum and not… Continue reading

Space Shuttle Enterprise Final Flight Re-Scheduled AGAIN, Now Set For Friday (April 27th)

From MYFOXNY.COM – “NASA managers, in coordination with Intrepid Sea, Air and Space Museum officials, are tentatively targeting Friday, April 27, for the space shuttle Enterprise to arrive at JFK from Washington’s Dulles… Continue reading

Space Shuttle Enterprise Final Flight Scheduled And Several Other Aircraft Are Moved Upriver To Make Room

They say “if you can make it here, you can make it anywhere”, well…  thanks to the weather making it “here” has been a little challenging.  However, according to several online reports the… Continue reading

(UPDATE) Space Shuttle Enterprise is coming to the Hudson River!

The scheduled fly over of the Enterprise for Monday, April 23rd between 9:30 and 11:30 in the morning has been postponed.  Due to inclement weather forecasted in both Washington DC and New York… Continue reading

Space Shuttle Enterprise is coming to the Hudson River!

In July 2011, NASA flew its last shuttle flight and has since been preparing their spaceships for their final mission to become museum displays in Los Angeles, Washington DC and New York City.  Earlier this morning… Continue reading

Man to Build Junk Boat and Row Down Hudson River

Tuesday we told you about a man who is going to run 315 miles from the Lake Tear of the Clouds to The Battery in Manhattan, today we found out about a man… Continue reading