Ozzy Osbourne is trying to set the record straight after the Mail Online posted a story today saying the Black Sabbath frontman felt "excited" after the 9/11 attacks because it was "my kind of craziness."
This past Sunday my wife and I were in New York City to visit the brand new 9-11 Memorial Museum at the World Trade Center site. I am always a little queasy going down to that famous place and I felt the same this Sunday going there. One thing that struck me was the weather...
To honor the lives lost on Sept. 11, 2001, Billy Joel participated with New York Governor Andrew Cuomo and a group of firefighters in a motorcycle ride in Manhattan. The route they took -- from a firehouse on W. 43rd St. down the West Side Highway to Ground Zero -- followed the path taken by Rescue 1, which lost half of its members, on that day 12 years ago.
A year ago my fourth book was published. This one, published by Syracuse Unviersity Press, is titled "Monumentally New York" and it takes a look at 30 different monuments, statues and memorials found around Upstate New York. The list covers all elments of Upstate life, from history to entertainment to folklore.
One World Trade Center Tallest in NYC
In a statement yesterday, governor Andrew Cuomo announced that the new world trade center has become the tallest building in NYC, a statement showing to the world the resilience of the people of New York and the nation.