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Saturday, Apr 25, 2015

Off-Broadway Play "The Fantasticks" Offered a Lifeline

Off-Broadway Play "The Fantasticks" Offered a Lifeline

The off-Broadway phenomenon "The Fantasticks" won't be closing next month after all — thanks to a pair of fantastic fans.

Wednesday, Mar 25, 2015

Record-Breaking Show "The Fantasticks" to Close in May

Record-Breaking Show "The Fantasticks" to Close in May

The off-Broadway phenomenon "The Fantasticks" will pack away its confetti and cardboard moon this summer, ending a record-breaking, fantastic run that started when Dwight D. Eisenhower was president.

Wednesday, Sep 11, 2013

"The Fantasticks" Celebrates 20,000

"The Fantasticks" Celebrates 20,000

Sunday's show marks the first time any production on or Off-Broadway has ever neared that milestone.

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Ferry Rams NJ Dock, 17 Passengers Injured

Ferry Rams NJ Dock, 17 Passengers Injured

Seventeen ferry passengers suffered what appeared to be minor injuries Saturday when the vessel made a "hard landing" at a dock in Jersey City, authorities said.

Hundreds of Local Pets Adopted During Clear the Shelters Event

Hundreds of Local Pets Adopted During Clear the Shelters Event

Local animal lovers came out in droves and took home hundreds of new friends, making the second annual nationwide Clear the Shelters event a huge success.

Dozens Left Homeless by Fire on Long Island: Officials

Dozens Left Homeless by Fire on Long Island: Officials

Dozens of people are expected to be displaced from their homes Saturday by a fire that swept through a condominium building on Long Island, officials said.

Adopting a Pet Won't Change Your Lifestyle or Break the Bank

Adopting a Pet Won't Change Your Lifestyle or Break the Bank

Owning a pet is a big responsibility, but it can fit any lifestyle and budget by considering these simple facts

45K Pets Find Homes Through Clear the Shelters

45K Pets Find Homes Through Clear the Shelters

Tilda the pug terrier mix, Charizard the iguana, Rose the Huskie and more than 20,000 other animals found new homes on Saturday as NBC’s pet adoption drive emptied shelters across the country. More than 45,000...

Man Crushed to Death in Elevator Accident: NYPD

Man Crushed to Death in Elevator Accident: NYPD

A 43-year-old man was crushed to death by a freight elevator Saturday in Manhattan, police said.