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Before It Was the Rockefeller Center Christmas Tree, It Was the Vergoshe Family’s Norway Spruce

Jim & Kim talked to John Vergoshe about his family’s big moment this morning…


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The Rockefeller Center Christmas Tree Survived Sandy & So Did Its Owner, Joseph Balku!

His name is Joseph Balku, a Hungarian immigrant, who moved to his Flanders property in 1973 when the tree was only 16 feet tall. Joseph describes how his tree was chosen.



You Can Breathe a Sigh Of Relief, Justin Bieber Will NOT Perform Live at Rockefeller Tree Lighting

Bad news Beliebers… It seems your boy Justin will NOT be performing live this Wednesday night at the tree lighting ceremony in NYC’s Rockefeller Center. According to event organizers, Bieber’s performance has been pre-taped and […]


Gather 'round the Bieber Tree!

Justin Bieber, Tony Bennett, Cee Lo Green to Headline NBC’s Christmas Tree Lighting

As a New Yorker, I have had ample opportunities to make the voyage down to Rockefeller Center and watch the majestic tree-lighting ceremony each year. But for some reason I have yet to do it. […]


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 […]


What’s Fresh Around Town for Tuesday: Make Music New York!

Today is the 5th Annual Make Music New York Festival! I know we’ve got some talented Fresh listeners and you sure are music lovers! Check out the details at the top of our list of […]


What’s Fresh Around Town: Wimbledon 2011!

Wimbledon 2011 comes to Rockefeller Center this week! There are tons of tennis events for you to participate in! Catch the details in today’s What’s Fresh Around Town!


What's Fresh Around Town for Wednesday!

The legendary [lastfm link_type=”artist_info”]Rod Stewart[/lastfm] is in town tonight with the fabulous[lastfm link_type=”artist_info”] Stevie Nicks[/lastfm] for the latest stop on their Heart and Soul tour! The concert will be taking place at Madison Square Garden […]


What’s Fresh Around Town: November 12th

The Rockefeller Center tree is being put into place today!  It’s just one of the many thing on our list of What’s Fresh Around Town for today and this weekend!


What’s Fresh Around Town- Friday, April 16th

If you’re looking for things to do outside this weekend, there are a ton of events in the city and, if you’re looking to go “over the rainbow,” we’ve got that as well!