Resorts World breaks record for weekly revenue
News Terence M. Cullen 7/19/2012 at 1:16PM

Resorts World Casino New York keeps hitting records. The racino took in almost $15 million between July 1 and 7, officials announced, breaking a previously held state record for gross slot gaming revenue and tax-generation by a gaming property. From the intake, the casino sent $6.5 million back to the state toward education. Michael Speller, [...]

In Spider-Man’s hometown, Queens residents flock to theater
In Spider-Man’s hometown, Queens residents flock to theater
News Billy Rennison 7/03/2012 at 5:19PM

“The Amazing Spider-Man” swung into theaters at midnight and Queens moviegoers flocked to the film in the character’s hometown. Lines formed outside the Midway movie theater in Forest Hills — where Spider-Man hails from — to be among the first to see the superhero flick. “In all the Spidey movies, [Spider-Man] cried too much. This [...]

Knicks End Playoff Futility With 89-87 Win Over Heat At Garden
News Jay Lane 5/07/2012 at 1:13PM

Their backs against the wall, the New York Knicks edged the Miami Heat 89-87 at Madison Square Garden Sunday night to end their playoff losing streak and extend their Eastern Conference Quarterfinal playoff series. Carmelo Anthony had 41 points for New York, including a three-pointer that gave the Knicks the lead with 54 seconds remaining, [...]