On a sunny spring morning on Roosevelt Island, you look across the East River with one immediate thought… Hey, Manhattan, don’t you just wish you were here? From your pretty little sister, Roosevelt Island.
- RIVAA Celebrates Black History Month with “Essence Creations”Opening on Thursday, February 2nd, Essence Creations is showcased in a free opening reception on Saturday, February 4th from 6:00 to 9:00 p.m. This year, the History Month art exhibit is again curated by Roosevelt Islander Lorraine Williams. The Roosevelt Island Daily News davidstone1313 See author's posts
- 10 Reasons Why You’d Love Living on Roosevelt IslandLiving on Roosevelt Island in New York City is an experience like no other. This narrow island, built on Manhattan schist and situated between Manhattan and Queens, offers a unique combination of urban living and suburban tranquility. From eclectic architecture to affordable housing, there are plenty of reasons to consider making the move. Here are
- NYC’s Record-Approaching Snowless Winter Trudges On: Why Is This Happening?Our boots, shovels and snowblowers have seen a different kind of accumulation on them so far this winter: dust. Snow, on the other hand, has been almost completely absent in New York City since winter began almost a month ago. In fact, KNYC, as the National Weather Service refers to the Central Park weather observation
- MTA Hypocrites on Main Street, Roosevelt IslandThe Metropolitan Transit Authority (MTA) manages mass transit in the New York City metropolitan area. Its mission is promoting subways, buses etc., striving to keep cars from clogging up the streets, but they’re hypocrites. The Roosevelt Island Daily News Hypocrisy: the practice of claiming to have moral standards or beliefs to which one’s own behavior does not conform. Finishing off work on Midtown Access, the
- Southtown Building #9 Gets Noisy Cracking Into Roosevelt Island HistoryThe rapidly repeated pounding noise sails across Riverwalk Commons and echoes off Southtown Building #9’s future neighbors. For now, the work demands breaking up Roosevelt Island’s history before the future can replace it. by David Stone The Roosevelt Island Daily News Thirty years ago – can it be that long? – my morning runs took