Tennis fever will once again take over New York City next week, as the country’s largest tennis tournament returns to Queens! The US Open, which begins play on Monday, August 27, is the last of the four major tournaments of the tennis season. This StatsBee explores some of the facts and figures around this iconic tournament.
In honor of Independence Day, StatsBee is looking at the great American traditions of barbecues and consuming hot dogs. New York City is well-known for its love of hot dogs, from the sight of street carts selling them at nearly every corner, to the nationally-televised Nathan’s Hot Dog Eating Contest in Coney Island.
As Tax Day (April 17th) approaches, many New Yorkers find themselves scrambling to finalize and file their 2011 returns. Did you know that almost 30 percent of all taxpayers wait until the last two weeks to file their taxes?