New York City

Ban on Large Drinks Just Dumb
New York City Mayor Michael Bloomberg wants to ban super-sized soft drinks at his city's restaurants.  Specifically, he's talking about sugary soft drinks larger than 16 ounces. In his mind, that's the key to obesity.  He thinks people are getting fat because they drink…
Busiest Bridge In World – Dale’s Daily Data
More vehicles cross it every year than any other bridge in the world – 106-million. And to accommodate all that traffic it has 14 driving lanes on two decks – 8 on an upper deck and 6 on a lower deck. It’s the George Washington Bridge connecting Manhattan and New Jersey over the Hudson River. It w…
Meet The Real Housewife Of Brooklyn [VIDEO]
I am sure you have heard of the Real Housewives of New York, The Real Housewives of New Jersey and The Real Housewives of Atlanta, etc. You may have seen these ladies on TV, but I don't think you have ever seen the Real Housewife of Brooklyn...
Paul McCartney’s New Film About 9/11 [VIDEO]
I need to thank my friend Kim Gostomski for letting me know about Paul McCartney's new film called, The Love We Make". This is very timely as we stand on the cusp of the 10th anniversary of 9/11. Sir Paul was actually in New York when 9/11 happened...
People In NY Actually Have Nice Things To Say [Video]
I think it's fair to say that when people think about New York City, they think about a fast moving, rough, sometimes rude population.  However, this video from  Improve Everywhere  goes out of its way to show that there are people in New York that have something nice to say.
Subway Construction Worker Sings Frank Sinatra
How cool is this?  This construction worker wants to give back to the people who listen to the noise and deal with the traffic problems so he sings Frank Sinatra's "Summerwind" on his lunch break.  He's good!  For a little while in the beginning I thought h…
Brooklyn Bridge – Dale’s Daily Data
When it opened in 1883 it was called a marvel of engineering.  The Brooklyn Bridge across the East River from Manhattan to Brooklyn in New York City was one of the world’s first suspension bridges.  And over the years millions of people have used it in cars, trains or …
New York City Woman Attacked On Subway With Pen
I think for the most part, our commute to and from work here in Buffalo is a pretty easy one.  Commuters in New York City aren't all as lucky.  Many are forced to deal with a lot during their daily morning commute: crowds, delays, traffic. But smoking on the subway? Well, that's …
NYC Mayor Insults Buffalo
Buffalo mayor Byron Brown is angry, actually in his words "p....ed" after New York City mayor Michael Bloomberg used Buffalo's misfortunes to direct attention to his own political accomplishments.  Bloomberg was speaking at a housing conference at New York University when he said, "Ou…

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