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The two years Riggs Kubiak spent at NYU-Polytechnic's clean-tech incubator, the Accelerator for a Clean and Renewable Economy, helped him develop a formal business plan and get comfortable talking to investors.
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Police are looking for an alleged hit-and-run driver who left a man in critical condition in Queens on Friday night.
A developer filed plans with the Department of Buildings earlier this week to build a new seven-story residential building on the site where renowned Joe Abbracciamento Restaurant closed Sunday after more than six decades in business, documents show.
Limited tickets and advertising opportunities are still available for the third-year New York State Boxing Hall of Fame induction and awards dinner on Sunday afternoon , March 30 at Russo's On The Bay in Howard Beach, New York.
Joshua and Heidy Smookler have signed the lease on a space at 1209 Jackson Ave. in Long Island City for the first permanent version of their hit noodle operation Mu Ramen .
Next time you order Chinese food, you may want to pay close attention to the numbers on your fortune cookie.
There were no new reviews from New York this week, but Pete Wells tried an incredible amount of ramen across the city, Joshua David Stein feasted on rotisserie-crisped beets at Narcissa, and Michael Kaminer enjoyed the majority of the menu at Margaux inside the Marlton Hotel.
Local artists are set to create installations for the the Falchi Building , a former Long Island City warehouse owned by the developer of Chelsea Market that has undergone a multimillion-dollar overhaul in recent months, including the addition of an artisanal food pop-up.
Instead of a formal restaurant review this week, Pete Wells rounds up the city's top bowls of ramen .
Well hey, we're very excited about this. On Friday, March 14, at 10 p.m., Village Voice advice columnist / Life Guru Andrew W.K. and Wu Tang Clan's Masta Killa will join me and comedian Tom Cowell on stage to tell their funniest, weirdest, most-depraved stories from the road in a thing we're calling Road Stories.
"I've got a certain amount of fame, I've got money - I wish I could fuckin' drive," 86-year-old Elaine Stritch carps just a breath into Elaine Stritch: Shoot Me , a gift of a documentary celebrating its subject's brittle brilliance, still-here indomitability, brash comic truth-telling, and principled refusal to wear anything more substantial below ... (more)
The West Village outpost of CafA© Henri , a tiny neighborhood standby, closed on Sunday.
Seven-year-old Cobble Hill sushi restaurant Hibino , which specializes in tiny cups of soft, housemade tofu, as well as an ever-changing lineup of snacks called obanzai, will throw open its doors this month at 10-70 Jackson Avenue in Long Island City.
Dance Entropy presents the eighth annual Green Space Blooms, a Queens celebration of new dance and music.