Cherry Street Hockey Rink Resurfaced with Turf Field

Posted November 12, 2019 at 5:04 am

Street hockey players in the city, but the Lower East Side especially, are now short-handed. The ever-reliable Tanahey Playground rink on Cherry Street is officially gone. The city removed the rotting boards and benches last week, and completed carpeting the concrete with AstroTurf. As first reported last summer, the space was repurposed to accommodate organized […]

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Tanahey Hockey Rink on Cherry Street to be Removed and Replaced with Turf

Posted July 8, 2019 at 5:00 am

Parks along the Lower East Side coastline are now receiving upgrades due to the city’s billion-dollar resiliency project that will close East River Park for at least 3.5 years. The additional cash injection of $28 million includes a variety of improvements, including turf fields, updated courts and jungle gyms, and planting of roughly 1,000 new […]

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6 New York Rangers Photos to Celebrate the Return of Hockey

Posted January 30, 2013 at 11:43 am

To celebrate the return of hockey last week after a four-month lockout, we decided to unearth some classic photos of the New York Rangers from the last eighty-some years.

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New York City Kids in the 1970s [Video]

Posted January 6, 2012 at 10:14 am

Ah to be young, to be free; to be a little tike in the big city of the 1970s.

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Moffo Rink Seeks Approval for Additional Lighting

Last modified June 28, 2012 at 12:10 am

Moffo Rink, the somewhat secret hockey hot-spot situated between the two bridges (Brooklyn and Manhattan) on Cherry Street, is currently due for a facility upgrade.

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Katz’s Introduces “Rangers Hat-Trick” Sandwich

Posted April 14, 2011 at 6:19 am

The Blueshirts need all the help they can get in post-season play!

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Sheldon Silver Teams with Rangers’ Del Zotto for Hockey Initiative

Posted December 8, 2010 at 6:00 am

Hockey and health are the newest initiatives on Sheldon Silver’s agenda.  The Assembly Speaker is teaming up with New York Rangers defenseman Michael Del Zotto for an eight-week program called NYC Parks Youth Street Hockey, with the two-pronged aim of teaching hockey and nutrition to city youth.  Each week, indoor clinic-slash-seminars will be held at […]

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