National News

New Movies & Series Coming to Netflix in September
A new month, a new chance to binge watch television.  Especially as the weather starts to get chillier, and this pandemic stuff continues.
A number of new series are coming to Netflix in the month of September, some which look pretty interesting...
A McDonald's- Wendy's Feud: the Comic Relief 2020 Needed
Leave it to Wendy's and McDonald's to provide some comic relief in 2020.
This year's been crazy, so any kind of humor (in my opinion) is appreciated.  Who knew it would come in the form of a new food item on McDonald's menu.
I recently read that McDonald's is debuting a n…
Cuomo Adds Rhode Island to Travel List, Removes Some Others
Another day, another update to the New York Covid-19 quarantine travel list.  Well, actually I think the more formal name is the 'travel advisory list'.
Either way, there's updates.  It seems hard to keep up with since each day it seems like something is changing...
Dunkin' Donuts Brings Back Free Coffee Mondays
Free Coffee Mondays are back at Dunkin' Donuts.  So are Free Donut Fridays.
It's August, so officially you can get extra perks at Dunkin' Donuts with your morning stop.  Starting this week, Mondays and Fridays are getting better with free coffees on Mondays and free donuts on…
One Major Grocery Store Getting Rid of Plastic Bags...Again
Well, get ready to say good-bye to single use plastic bags again.  At least, at one major grocery store in the area.
I know it seems like forever ago, but it really hasn’t been that long since New York put a ban on plastic bags.   Then of course COVID19 hit and reusable bags…
New York Locks Down While Cuomo Invites MLB Games
The MLB is back, and Governor Cuomo is offering to host "any major league baseball game that any teams want to play" (CBS 6 Albany) in New York.  Now please, I want your opinion on this one.
Really, because it's getting so hard to keep up with the latest news, restrictions…
Chris Cornell Covers Guns N'Roses in Newly Released Music
Today would have been Chris Cornell's 56th birthday.  In a fitting manner on the rock legend's birthday, a previous unreleased cover of Guns N' Roses "Patience" done by Cornell was released.
I took a listen to the cover on his official website this morning..…
Starting Today, A New Rent Relief Program in New York
As of today, New Yorkers can apply for assistance under a new rent relief program.
2020 has not been the easiest year, for anyone. Financially, it's been a year of extreme difficulty for many.  However, $100 million in federal funds have been set aside to help those with rental assistance t…
$1000 Can Be Yours Just For Watching 'Shark Week'
Tis' the season of 'Shark Week'.  This year though, on top of watching dives and jumps and attacks, you can also make a nice chunk of change.
One thousand dollars could be yours just for watching 'Shark Week'.  According to Thrillist, someone is going to be luc…

Load More Articles