Morning Brief: August 27
Morning Brief: August 27 (Photo: DWS Montag Zen, Wikimedia Commons)
Today's Thursday--but never too early to get a a start on the weekend. So here's a handy list of some of the best Happy Hours in New York City.
NEED TO KNOW
Greek Prime Minister Struggles to Keep Party Together [Wall Street Journal]
Possible Biden Run Causing Stir Amongst Obama Donors [Washington Post]
NYC and Verizon Fight Over Alleged Broken Promises on Internet Service [New York Times]
Pope May Travel Through Central Park in NYC Visit [New York Times]
New Task Force Formed To Clean Up Times Square [NY Daily News]
Mostly Sunny skies, highs of 84 degrees.
Yankees fell to the Astros, 6-2
Mets beat the Phillies, 9-4
Mets play the Phillies at 7:05
ON STAGE TONIGHT
Suzanne Vega @ the Fairfield Theatre Company’s StageOne
Eric Burdon And The Animals and Edgar Winter @ the State Theatre
BoDeans with Bob Malone @ City Winery
Rusted Root (with Kristen Graves) @ the Towne Crier Café
Royal Southern Brotherhood featuring Cyril Neville, Bart Walker, Tyrone Vaughan, Yonrico Scott and Charlie Wooten @ Iridium
The Monkees @ the Mayo Performing Arts Center
WFUV PRESENTS: “Downtown Comes Uptown” featuring Morningsiders, Michael Daves, Animal
Years and Kate Davis @ the David Rubenstein Atrium at Lincoln Center
TODAY IN HISTORY
Today in 410 CE, the sacking of Rome by the Visigoths finally comes to an end, after 3 days of chaos.