A World War II veteran’s shoe-leather political campaign resulted in an upset win in a local New Jersey mayor’s race, according to a report. Vito Perillo, a 93-year-old veteran of the US Navy who served in the Pacific Theater, wore out two pairs of shoes campaigning door-to-door in Tinton Falls and ousted the incumbent mayor,...
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- 93-year-old WWII vet wins local New Jersey race for mayor
By Mark Moore - Wednesday Nov 8, 2017
- Nike’s New Recycled Leather Shoes Look Like They Were Made From The Real Thing
By Adele Peters - Wednesday Sep 20, 2017
Flyleather is the company’s latest attempt to reduce the footprint of its shoes, this time by weaving together leather scraps and synthetic material to create a less damaging, more durable shoe.
At a factory making leather for shoes, 30% of a cow’s hide–and sometimes more–can end up as scraps on the floor, in pieces too small or blemished to be used. Instead of sending the scraps to landfill, Nike is beginning to turn them into a new material.
- How to Get to New York During Penn Station’s Summer Repairs
By TOM WRIGHT-PIERSANTI - Thursday Jul 6, 2017
Starting July 10, repairs at Penn Station will disrupt the daily commute for thousands of Long Island Rail Road and New Jersey Transit riders. Here is a guide to help navigate the rails this summer.
- Nike’s New Flyleather Brings Cow Skin Into the 21st Century
By Elizabeth Stinson - Monday Sep 18, 2017
The company's newest tennis shoe is made from recycled leather.
- Smooth Sailing on the First Morning of Penn Station Track Repairs
By SARAH MASLIN NIR and PATRICK McGEEHAN - Monday Jul 10, 2017
The commute was relatively calm on the first day of what is scheduled to be eight weeks of repairs at New York’s Penn Station, the nation’s busiest train station.
- Bon Jovi’s clothing line reaches agreement with PETA, ditches leather
By Lisa Fickenscher - Wednesday Aug 16, 2017
It turns out that Jon Bon Jovi’s apparel line was giving leather a bad name. The New Jersey rocker, who launched his Hart N Dagger clothing line in November, reached an agreement with PETA to remove a tiny leather patch from the waistband of the brand’s $275 jeans, the animal rights group said Tuesday. A...