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Nathan's Famous Celebrates 100 Years in Coney Island

The Original Nathan's hot dog stand was opened in 1916. 100 years later the famous hot dog establishment lives and thrives! »

Lady Gaga Walks in Marc Jacobs Show to Close Out NYFW

Lady Gaga Walks in Marc Jacobs Show to Close Out NYFW

Wedged into his lineup of models Thursday evening was none other than Lady Gaga. »

Woman Panhandles for Dates on NYC Subway

Woman Panhandles for Dates on NYC Subway

New York City straphangers may be accustomed to panhandlers on the subway -- and probably ignore most of them -- but one woman recently managed to get riders' attention when she begged for something unusual:... »

Millennials Drink Half Wine Bought in America

Millennials Drink Half Wine Bought in America

American millennials are buying more wine, which is helping to spur the wine industry, NBC News reported. The group, between the ages of 21 to 38, consumed almost 160 million cases, or 42 percent, of all... »

How to Save Money on Valentine’s Day Flowers

How to Save Money on Valentine’s Day Flowers

Valentine's Day may be one of the few times per year that you go out and buy fresh flowers, but that is no excuse for rookie mistakes. The gift of flowers is a reminder that you are thinking of someone and Feb. »

Celebrate National Drink Wine Day in Connecticut

Celebrate National Drink Wine Day in Connecticut

Today is national drink wine day and there are plenty of wineries in in Connecticut to enjoy. »

Hating Valentine's Day? Goodwill Says Donate Your Ex's Stuff

Hating Valentine's Day? Goodwill Says Donate Your Ex's Stuff

Is a breakup bringing you heartache for Valentine's Day? »

Valentine's Day And Your Wallet

Valentine's Day And Your Wallet

Valentine's Day isn't just for lovers as 50 percent of singles report being proud of their relationship status. But whether you're in a relationship or not, Americans have no problem spending big for the holiday... »

Not Just Chocolates and Roses: Unique V-Day Gifts

Not Just Chocolates and Roses: Unique V-Day Gifts

Forget the overpriced floral bouquets and cheap drugstore chocolates and give your loved one a unique gift that will make them swoon on Valentine's Day. From the posh to the practical, here are some gift... »

Retailers Leap on 'Leap Day' to Offer Deals

Retailers Leap on 'Leap Day' to Offer Deals

When you are born on Feb. 29, you only get to celebrate your birthday every four years. You are a "leapling." So when your day does finally roll around, you want to celebrate. »

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