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Alicia Keys, Stevie Wonder, KOL Among Headliners For Global Citizen Festival In NYC

NEW YORK (CBSNewYork) — Alicia Keys, Kings of Leon, John Mayer, Elvis Costello and Stevie Wonder were set to appear Saturday at the Global Citizen Festival concert in Central Park.


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fun.’s Tips For Being A Tourist In New York City

See hidden NYC with fun. “Go to the part of Grand Central where you can talk 20 feet away from each other against the wall and hear it,” guitarist Jack Antonoff suggests.



This Week On FM Magazine: Central Park in August!

Deb Gordon’s guest was Doug Blonsky, President and CEO of the Central Park Conservancy, which is responsible for the maintenance and upkeep of Central Park – the most visited urban park in the country and the world. The Conservancy is promoting Central Park as a staycation destination for New Yorkers to use and enjoy the park, get away from it all, and take advantage of the many exciting happenings.


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Black Eyed Peas Prep for Central Park Show in NYC

Originally scheduled for June 9th, [lastfm link_type=”artist_info”]The Black Eyed Peas[/lastfm] will be performing their make-up show in New York City’s Central Park on September 30th. It will mark the first show in Central Park for […]



Cool Off NYC: Full List Of City Pools To Get Your Temperature Down This Weekend!

We’ve already broken the record high temperature for July 22 when it hit 102 degrees in Central Park today. 102!!! The old record of 101 was set in 1957. That’s what you call H.A.M. (Hot […]


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What’s Fresh Around Town for This Weekend: Firefighters, 5K and a Field Day!

There’s SO much going on this weekend for you to enjoy: if you’re a firefighter, you’ll get into the Intrepid for free! Wanna have a field day? Then check out what’s going on Governor’s Island. […]



What’s Fresh Around Town for Wednesday: The Pools Are Now Open!!

Summer is here!  School is out!  And the public pools are now open for the summer season!  There’s also a ton of other cool stuff to do around the city today so make sure you […]


What’s Fresh Around Town for Wednesday: Yoga in Central Park!

Want to be a part of a Guinness World Record? After yesterdays wildly successful Yoga in Times Square, you can now practice in Central Park!  They’re hoping for over 10,000 people to be a part […]


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What’s Fresh Around Town for Thursday: Glee: Live In Concert Plus Much More!

Glee: Live!  comes to the Izod center for the first of two performances tonight!  Check out our full list of What’s Fresh Around Town after the jump!


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What’s Fresh Around Town for Thursday: Black Eyed Peas in Central Park! UPDATE!!!

The [lastfm link_type=”artist_info”]Black Eyed Peas[/lastfm] are doing a free concert in Central Park tonight with a TON of stars including Taylor Swift, Natasha Bedingfield and many, many more!  It tops our list of What’s Fresh […]