Posts Tagged ‘Halloween’

Tapped In: Lenox Hill Recovers, Celebration Saved, Taxi Driver Rescued

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Taxi LENOX HOSPITAL FUNDS EMPLOYEE HURRICANE RELIEF Lenox Hospital held its annual Autumn Ball on Monday evening, only this time the money raised did not benefit the hospital itself, but its employees. North Shore LIJ Health System announced last week that proceeds from the fundraising gala, which was held at the Waldorf Astoria Hotel in Midtown, [&hellip
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Unofficial Parade Lights Up Dark Downtown

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Photo by Emily Johnson By Emily Johnson The theme of the annual Village Halloween parade this year was to have been a 2012 Mayan countdown. With the streets of downtown Manhattan already dark and apocalyptic in the aftermath of superstorm Sandy, the parade was cancelled for the first time in its venerated 39-year history. But on Wednesday night, more [&hellip
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Sandy Pulls the Plug on Village Halloween Parade

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By Sophia Rosenbaum The Village Halloween Parade, a 39-year tradition, is just another check on the list of Hurricane Sandy’s victims, which includes the destruction of much of Atlantic City, Long Island, Downtown Manhattan and the New York City mass transit system. “For the first time in our 39 year history, the Mayor’s Office of [&hellip
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Best Places to Shop for a Halloween Costume in NYC

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halloween_newyorkcostumes_AA   Compiled by Rebecca Temerario Halloween City 1555 Third Ave. at 87th Street 302-932-9109 Come for the cheap prices, leave with all your party decorations and a costume. Costumes can be purchased for less than $20. With a handful of locations on the Upper East Side and plenty more all over the City, Halloween City is [&hellip
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9 Spooktacular Halloween Celebrations In NYC

Written by New York Family on . Posted in News Our Town, News West Side Spirit, Our Town, West Side Spirit

Pumpkin-Sail-1024x768 By Matilda Pecover OCTOBER 6-28 (Weekends Only) Boo at the Zoo returns to the Bronx Zoo with everything little hearts could ask for this Halloween. On top of annual favorites like the Haunted Habitat Mansion of ghosts and extinct animals and a hayride through the animated Creepy Hollows town, magic shows, an extinction graveyard, intricate [&hellip
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Disguise Season

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By Evan Mulvihill Amy Poehler, Matt Walsh, and Horatio Sanz discuss their hilarious Halloween costumes. The Citibank CEO runs away from my questions at a fancy fall gala. This month’s Bash Compactor makes $1.75 million a year but doesn’t want to talk to you. Celebrity Impersonators The Upright Citizens’ Brigade has opened a new East [&hellip
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Hotel Chantelle Celebrates a Week of Frights

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By Veronica Hoglund Though last Saturday’s weather may have gotten us all a little scared, Monday’s Halloween festivities managed to bring all of the city’s monsters out and about town. At Hotel Chantelle, in Lower Manhattan on Ludlow Street, goblins and ghouls, and everything in between celebrated the spooktacular night with drinks and dancing. In [&hellip
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Halloween at Trinity Church

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Kick off your Halloween weekend the right way: in New York’s most haunted and historic graveyard. Wall Street’s  historic Trinity Church in lower Manhattan will host a Family Fun party  starting at dusk (4PM) on Friday, October 28.  Dozens of fiendishly cute trick-or-treaters will be there, playing among the headstones and creating ghastly artwork, as [&hellip
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Mike Impollonia: ACTOR, BLOOD MANOR

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By Remy Melina It’s 6:45 on a warm October night, and Mike Impollonia is patiently waiting in line to get his face and arms spray-painted green, orange and black and covered in fake blood. This is the 27-year-old’s third year working at Blood Manor, “New York’s premier haunted attraction,” located at 163 Varick St., running [&hellip
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