New York City

‘Miracle on the Hudson’ Happened 8 Years Ago Sunday
It was one of those moments when you knew where you were and what you were doing. It was Thursday, January 15, 2009 at approximately 2:30 pm (ct) when you stopped everything you were doing and watched TV in amazement as US Airways Flight 1549 crash landed in the Hudson River.
Better Watch How You Sit!
I took a weird phone call this morning and it was quite interesting. While on the air, the phone at Y101 was ringing and ringing. I finally got to answer it and said the usual opening line when answering a phone call, "Hello". I said it again and then a third time and still got not…
You Won’t Believe How Many Porta Potties Were in Times Square!
As I watched the ball come down at Times Square in New York City I couldn't help but think about a few questions regarding what is available to the million plus people who were gathered there on New Year’s Eve. So I did a little research on the celebration in New York City. The main question that ca…
What’s Next for David Letterman?
What are we going to do after David Letterman goes on his long vacation? What is David Letterman going to do? At this point, only Dave knows for sure. Or then again, maybe he doesn't know. All I know is that David Letterman made me laugh. Yes, there were nights when he bombed, but tha…
Pictures of the 9/11 Site From My Vacation
Here we are, 13 years removed from the terrorist attacks on America on September 11, 2001. For me it still seems pretty fresh in the memory banks. This time of year always brings it all back, and the fact that I went to New York City and visited the 9/11 site this summer obviously makes it all the m…
There is Good and Bad With Hurricane Sandy
I grew up in Brooklyn, New York so watching what is happening there as a result of Hurricane Sandy has more of an effect on me that most mid-westerners. To watch the Battery Tunnel and Battery Park fill up with water, to see some 90 homes in Queens go up in a huge blaze, to see the subways fill up a…