This week on August 27, the groundbreaking portraits of Michelle and Barack Obama will go on view at the Brooklyn Museum through October 24.
From August 11 to August 14, 1980 the rather chaotic Democratic National Convention was held in New York City at Madison Square Garden.
William Jay Gaynor, the 94th mayor of NYC, tried to reform the city before (and for three years after) a man tried to end Gaynor's life.
It’s Presidents Day! Of the 45 Presidents in the history of the United States, five have been born in New