spring

Street Talk: What are you most looking forward to this spring?
Street Talk: What are you most looking forward to this spring?
News Terence M. Cullen 4/08/2013 at 10:44AM

Warm weather. I’m tired of winter. Al Drattell When I used to garden, I looked forward to the spring flowers and I still do. Edith Goldman I guess the nice weather. Iza Birnbaum Spending time with my family, going to the swimming pool with my son; I think that would be nice. [I’m also looking [...]

Shadows are no-shows, groundhogs predict early spring
Shadows are no-shows, groundhogs predict early spring
News Melissa Chan 2/02/2013 at 12:15PM

Spring is coming early if the city’s most famous marmot has predicted correctly. Groundhog Chuck in Staten Island and Punxsutawney Phil in Pennsylvania did not see their shadows this morning. City Council Speaker and mayoral hopeful Christine Quinn celebrated at the city’s Groundhog Day festivities in Staten Island after the tiny rodent predicted the end [...]