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Travel News: February 11, 2019

TWA Hotel reservations open on Valentine’s Day Travel Weekly The TWA Hotel at New York’s Kennedy Airport will begin taking reservations on Feb. 14. Bookings will be accepted for stays beginning on May 15, with reservations available solely via the hotel’s website. Daytime-only reservations also will be available this spring, offering travelers a place to shower, rest or work during a layover. The hotel also suggests travelers head to the hotel after an early morning arrival instead of getting s...
Tags: Travel, New York, India, Disney, Delhi, Mumbai, News And Deals, Daytona Beach, Kennedy Airport, Daytona International Speedway, IATA, Belt Parkway, TWA Hotel, Van Wyck Expressway Delhi, CAPA Centre for Aviation A Foundation Stone


New York Firefighter Dies After Falling 50 Feet From Overpass

The firefighter, Steven H. Pollard, was responding to a car accident on the Mill Basin Bridge. He fell through a gap between the eastbound and westbound spans.
Tags: News, New York City, Bill De Blasio, Ny, Falls, Kings County Hospital, Belt Parkway, Flatbush Avenue, Brooklyn (NYC, Deaths (Fatalities, Accidents and Safety, Fire Department (NYC, Mill Basin (Brooklyn, Mill Basin Bridge, Steven Pollard, Steven H Pollard


New York Firefighter Dies After Falling From Belt Parkway in Brooklyn

The firefighter was responding to a car accident on the Mill Basin Bridge. He fell more than 50 feet through a gap between the eastbound and westbound spans.
Tags: News, New York City, Brooklyn, Bill De Blasio, Ny, Falls, Kings County Hospital, Belt Parkway, Flatbush Avenue, Brooklyn (NYC, Deaths (Fatalities, Accidents and Safety, Fire Department (NYC, Mill Basin (Brooklyn, Mill Basin Bridge, Steven Pollard


Police search for driver of stolen SUV after 3 car crash

NEW YORK (AP) — Police say five adults and three children have been injured in New York after a man driving a stolen Mercedes SUV hit two cars on the Belt Parkway. WABC-TV reports that the driver lost control of the SUV and collided first with a Honda sedan, before hitting a Mitsubishi SUV early […]
Tags: New York, News, Ap, Honda, Mitsubishi, WABC TV, Belt Parkway, Nation & World


12 best bike routes for exploring NY

Unless you’re walking , the best way to explore NYC is by bicycle. There are more Citi Bike depots than ever, which allow you to pick up and drop off bikes in different spots, plus some incredible options as far as linking together different rides. Below are the 12 best bike routes for exploring NYC. Wear your helmet, and enjoy! 1. Ocean Parkway Greenway (Brooklyn) It only makes sense to list Ocean Parkway Greenway first as it literally became America’s first bike path in 1894. This path ext...
Tags: Travel, Florida, Travel Planning, New York City, America, Bicycles, Brooklyn, United States, Maine, Bicycle, Queens, New Jersey, Manhattan, Staten Island, Brooklyn Bridge, Bike


Additional Information

The New York Daily News is now reporting the following with regard to the arrests near the Verrazano Bridge ... Federal agents busted five people in Brooklyn in a possible connection to the Chelsea bombing after finding a bomb cache at a New Jersey train station late Sunday, law enforcement sources said. The suspects were busted with a weapons stash inside a SUV along the Belt Parkway after authorities discovered three pipe bombs and two smaller devices at a train station in Elizabeth, the sou...
Tags: News, Brooklyn, Chelsea, New Jersey, Amtrak, New York Daily News, Elizabeth, Josh Marshall, New Jersey Transit, Belt Parkway, Elizabeth New Jersey, Elizabeth NJ


Possible Arrests

About forty minutes ago, New York State Senator Marty Golden posted to Twitter and Instagram the following: "Update from the NYPD: About an hour ago, the FBI took several individuals into custody on the Belt Parkway in the area underneath the Verrazano Bridge, with a possible connection to the bombing last night in Chelsea." Note the post says "possible connection." This could be entirely unrelated or arrests which turn out to be nothing. Nothing certain here. But what he's describing would hav...
Tags: News, Fbi, Chelsea, Josh Marshall, Belt Parkway, Verrazano Bridge


2016 BMW 330e Plug-In Hybrid Review

The 2016 BMW 330e is a plug-in hybrid without compromise.It’s equipped with a 2.0-liter Twin Power turbocharged inline four, paired with a lithium-ion powered electric motor and mated to an eight speed automatic transmission. The combined hybrid system output is 248 horsepower and 310 pound feet of torque, which delivers a respectable 0-60 mile per hour time of 5.9 seconds. Driving the 330e is a very cool experience. Put aside your preconceptions you might have about hybrids. The 330 moves w...
Tags: Brooklyn, Plug-in, Manhattan, Autos, Epa, Bmw, Jfk, Staten Island, Alternative Fuel, Hybrid, Jersey, Blind, Coney Island, Queens New York, Belt Parkway, Central New Jersey


New York's faded playground: can Coney Island recapture lost glories?

Coney Island has long struggled to beat the seasonal exodus and reinvent itself as a year-round resort. Could the unexpected popularity of its New Year’s Eve parties kickstart the transformation of one of the city’s poorest neighbourhoods?Coney Island: an American dreamland – in art and pictures Coney Island, home of New York’s famous amusement district, hangs from the south coast of Brooklyn like a foot testing the water of the Atlantic Ocean. The boardwalk is just blocks from the Belt Parkway,...
Tags: New York, Society, World news, Poverty, Cities, Brooklyn, Social exclusion, Maine, Manhattan, Atlantic Ocean, Coney Island, Nathan, Belt Parkway, Stillwell Avenue, Luna Park