‘The Secret’ NYC treasure hunt was a bust — but gem seeker plans to dig again using book clues

‘The Secret’ NYC treasure hunt was a bust — but gem seeker plans to dig again using book clues

He thinks Staten Island is treasure island. At 6 a.m. this past Saturday, David Hager, 58, and wife Michelle, 51, and two sons, Tyler and Ryan, 21 and 17, started digging in a small park in the forgotten borough.  Hager, who lives in Colorado, believes he has correctly deciphered clues pinpointing buried booty on Staten Island from Byron Preiss’s 1982 … Read more

The true story of a Staten Island soldier-hero

The true story of a Staten Island soldier-hero

It was Mike Ollis’s final day in Ghazni, Afghanistan.  After eight months, the 24-year-old Staten Islander was about to fly out to Bagram, Afghanistan, as Tom Sileo details in ‘I Have Your Back – How An American Soldier Became an International Hero’ (St. Martin’s). But as he waited, a truck carrying 3,000lbs of explosives slammed into … Read more

BTO’s Randy Bachman tells all about ‘Takin’ Care of Business’ origins

BTO’s Randy Bachman tells all about ‘Takin’ Care of Business’ origins

Vivid Seats is the New York Post’s official ticketing partner. We may receive revenue from this partnership for sharing this content and/or when you make a purchase. In 1974, Bachman-Turner Overdrive released their iconic smash single “Takin’ Care Of Business.” You’ve likely heard the classic rock radio staple at countless NBA and NFL games or … Read more

School of Rock: NYC students shocked when Dwayne Johnson serenades them with video message

School of Rock: NYC students shocked when Dwayne Johnson serenades them with video message

Reading, ‘Riting, ‘Rithmetic and The Rock. The students at P373R on Staten Island got a big surprise when Dwayne “The Rock” Johnson sent a personalized video — and even serenaded them with a song his character Maui sings in the beloved Disney animated film “Moana.” Students at the school had voted to put the musical … Read more

8 NYC hospitals earn poor grades for patient safety in new report card

8 NYC hospitals earn poor grades for patient safety in new report card

Eight NYC hospitals earned a “D” for patient safety in a report card released Wednesday by a health care watchdog group. The Leapfrog Group bestowed poor grades upon St. Barnabas Hospital and the Montefiore Medical Center Einstein and Moses campuses in the Bronx; NYC Health + Hospitals/Woodhull and Brookdale Hospital Medical Center in Brooklyn; St. John’s … Read more

Expect the unexpected at Katharine McPhee and David Foster’s 2024 tour

Expect the unexpected at Katharine McPhee and David Foster’s 2024 tour

Vivid Seats is the New York Post’s official ticketing partner. We may receive revenue from this partnership for sharing this content and/or when you make a purchase. When Katharine McPhee and David Foster go on the road, it’s a family affair. Not only do the married couple perform together — McPhee, of “Smash” and “Waitress” fame … Read more

I’m on a mission to visit every NYC museum: Here are the most unique and underrated — and the biggest hidden gem

I’m on a mission to visit every NYC museum: Here are the most unique and underrated — and the biggest hidden gem

Like many people, 25-year-old Jane August needed to find something to do after she was laid off during the COVID-19 pandemic. “I need to leave the house,” she recalled thinking. “I need to feel some cultural enrichment that is not in my bed watching Netflix.” So now, she’s on a mission to visit every museum … Read more

Bachman-Turner Overdrive extend 2024 tour. Get tickets today

Bachman-Turner Overdrive extend 2024 tour. Get tickets today

Vivid Seats is the New York Post’s official ticketing partner. We may receive revenue from this partnership for sharing this content and/or when you make a purchase. In 2024, Bachman-Turner Overdrive is taking care of business once again. From June through September, the Canadian classic rockers are slated to deliver the hits at venues all … Read more

How much are tickets to see The Temptations and Four Tops on tour in 2024?

How much are tickets to see The Temptations and Four Tops on tour in 2024?

Vivid Seats is the New York Post’s official ticketing partner. We may receive revenue from this partnership for sharing this content and/or when you make a purchase. We can already hear the triumphant horns and unforgettable call and response vocals. All the way up until September, The Temptations and The Four Tops have concerts lined … Read more

NYC parents: Screw remote learning, I’m letting my kids have a real snow day

NYC parents: Screw remote learning, I’m letting my kids have a real snow day

Let it snow — and let the children have a real day off from school. That’s what city moms and dads said Tuesday, as 3.2 inches fell in Central Park, making for the snowiest day since January, 2022. Across the five boroughs, NYC public schools closed their campuses due to the storm but still held … Read more

The Beach Boys announce 2024 ‘Endless Summer Tour.’ Get tickets today

The Beach Boys announce 2024 ‘Endless Summer Tour.’ Get tickets today

Vivid Seats is the New York Post’s official ticketing partner. We may receive revenue from this partnership for sharing this content and/or when you make a purchase. Surf’s up. From February through September, The Beach Boys will tour all over North America as part of their ‘Endless Summer Gold Tour.’ Along the way, the Rock … Read more

Mom shamed for her kids’ luxury playhouse: ‘I hate entitled little brats’

Mom shamed for her kids’ luxury playhouse: ‘I hate entitled little brats’

A custom two-story home that boasts a stunning balcony, a stylish white kitchen, and sophisticated finishes is under fire because it’s a playhouse for a pair of Staten Island twins. “My name is Simona. This is my playhouse. Would you like to come inside?” 5-year-old Simona begins her video tour, which has garnered 10.7 million … Read more

No one would care for NY’s tuberculosis patients — except these heroic women

No one would care for NY’s tuberculosis patients — except these heroic women

In 1929 in Savannah, Ga., Edna Sutton dreamt of being a nurse. But, as a young black woman, she had few opportunities in her hometown, which was still ruled by Jim Crow laws. The only nursing she could do was visiting the Negro settlements on the outskirts of the city, administering whatever homespun help she … Read more

Rick Springfield and Richard Marx are co-headlining in 2024. Get tickets

Rick Springfield and Richard Marx are co-headlining in 2024. Get tickets

Vivid Seats is the New York Post’s official ticketing partner. We may receive revenue from this partnership for sharing this content and/or when you make a purchase. Your favorite ’80s icons are unplugging next year. From Jan. 11-27, Rick Springfield and Richard Marx are co-headlining a quick ten-concert tour they’re calling ‘An Acoustic Evening.’ At … Read more

Forget turkey: New Yorkers are taking comfort in lasagna this Thanksgiving

Forget turkey: New Yorkers are taking comfort in lasagna this Thanksgiving

Talk about layers of love. Volunteer chefs are making and delivering more than 100 lasagna to Gothamites who could use some carbs and care this Thanksgiving. “We want to bring New Yorkers in need a lasagna to comfort them no matter what their situation is,” Madeline Young, a 27-year-old leading the efforts — which will … Read more

Impractical Jokers have 11 shows in 2024. What do tickets cost?

Impractical Jokers have 11 shows in 2024. What do tickets cost?

Vivid Seats is the New York Post’s official ticketing partner. We may receive revenue from this partnership for sharing this content and/or when you make a purchase. Your favorite pranksters from Staten Island are going to get goofy once again next year. Sal, Murr and Q aka the Impractical Jokers have 11 big shows lined … Read more

What has Joe Gatto been up to after leaving ‘Impractical Jokers’?

What has Joe Gatto been up to after leaving ‘Impractical Jokers’?

Vivid Seats is the New York Post’s official ticketing partner. We may receive revenue from this partnership for sharing this content and/or when you make a purchase. On Dec. 31, 2021, comedian Joe Gatto announced he was leaving the “Impractical Jokers” after nine seasons with the show to focus on co-parenting his children with his … Read more

New Yorker beats record for swimming around Staten Island: ‘Celebration of the journey’

New Yorker beats record for swimming around Staten Island: ‘Celebration of the journey’

Things are going swimmingly for this Manhattanite. Chris Solarz officially broke the record on Aug. 5 for the fastest swim around Staten Island, finishing the 36-mile jaunt in 14 hours and 24 minutes, SI Live reports. “Staten Island is where I’ve run 40 races and found a genuine sense of community in unexpected places, proving … Read more

The Savannah Bananas are in Staten Island. How much are tickets?

The Savannah Bananas are in Staten Island. How much are tickets?

Vivid Seats is the New York Post’s official ticketing partner. We may receive revenue from this partnership for sharing this content and/or when you make a purchase. It’s about to get wacky in Staten. Baseball’s most inventive team, The Savannah Bananas, are heading to Staten Island’s SIUH Community Park for a game against Pete Davidson, … Read more

Here’s when Pete Davidson says his old Staten Island Ferry will open as NYC nightspot

Here’s when Pete Davidson says his old Staten Island Ferry will open as NYC nightspot

Pete Davidson provided a rare update on his plans to transform the old Staten Island Ferry he bought with fellow funnyman Colin Jost into a floating nightspot — but eager fans will have to wait quite a while to come aboard. Davidson, 29, admitted that they are “in the hole” with their $280,000 purchase but … Read more