Latest 42nd Street Stories

2012-09-12 23:02:59

America´s Got Talent´s Most Unique Act Debuts on Black Friday Show Opens November 23, 2012 and Runs Through January 5, 2013 NEW YORK, NY (PRWEB) September 11, 2012 Just in time for the holidays, iLuminate, the sensational dance-in-the-dark act that fuses performance with technology to literally glow in the dark, and earned a third-place finish on season six of "America's Got Talent," will debut a live show in New York City at The Duke on 42nd Street, a NEW 42ND STREET®...

2011-10-23 19:55:00

The Dave Nee Foundation was one of the lucky not-for-profits selected to air a Public Service Announcement (PSA) from October 15th, 2011 through November 30th, 2011 on the CBS âœSuper Screenâ positioned at 42nd Street between 7th and 8th Avenue. Through this PSA opportunity, the Dave Nee Foundation will focus attention on the serious issue of untreated depression for the many visitors to the New York City area during the holiday season and the tens of...

2008-07-20 03:00:28

By Alice T. Carter, The Pittsburgh Tribune-Review Jul. 20--Mamma Mia, there she goes again. "Mamma Mia!" -- which began life as a most unlikely hit Broadway musical -- has been given yet another life as a high-spirited musical movie. The comedic, infectiously high-spirited and ABBA-fueled musical is likely to join a growing list of Broadway musicals that have made the successful stage-to-screen translation since the movie version of "Chicago" debuted in 2002. It's hardly new or...

2006-02-16 13:24:21

NEW YORK (Reuters) - New York city's biggest bus terminal was briefly evacuated during lunchtime on Thursday as police inspected a suspicious package, but the station was opened shortly after, police on the scene said. Rumors of a bomb threat had prompted a modest slip in the U.S. dollar against the euro and the Swiss franc, traders said. Police at the Port Authority said the problem had been cleared up and people were being allowed to re-enter the transportation hub on 42nd Street.

Word of the Day
  • To stammer.
  • Present participle of maffle, to stammer.
  • A simpleton.
The word 'maffle' may come from a Dutch word meaning 'to move the jaws' or a French word meaning 'having large cheeks'.