Friday May 17
Gianni Russo to Be Honored as Little Italy's 'Man of the...
Summer in Little Italy will officially start on Saturday, May 25, with a Ribbon Cutting Ceremony at 12 Noon marking the opening of the Mulberry Street Pedestrian Mall, it was announced by Ralph Tramontana, President of the Little Ital Merchants Association which has operated the Mall since its creation 25 years ago.
Mon May 13, 2013
'Tinsel Tarts in a Hot Coma'-Extended through June 29th at The Hypnodrome
Tinsel Tarts In A Hot Coma , The Thrillpeddlers latest extravaganza at the Hypnodrome, has been extended until June 29th.
20 NYC Cooking Classes to Take This Week & Beyond
We're teaming up with CourseHorse , a free service that aggregates classes to take in your spare time.
Thu May 09, 2013
Replica of Iconic DUMBO Water Tower Headed to Brooklyn Bridge Park
Fruin says "this beacon of light is a tribute to the iconic New York water tower and a symbol of the vibrancy of Brooklyn." DUMBO - Admirers of DUMBO's iconic water tower can now get up close and personal with a replica of the sculpture made from nearly 1,000 pieces of salvaged, colored plexiglass.
Tue May 07, 2013
National Review Online
Lee Habeeb and Mike Leven: The Improbable Irving Berlin
He wrote " God Bless America" in 1918 while serving in the Army. But it didn't lead to anything.
'BOREGASM' is the debut of the collaboration between two hypnotic young artists
Photographer Kelsey Bennett and conceptual artist, B. Thom Stevenson, revealed a collaborative body of work entitled "BOREGASM" at NYC"s downtown hotspot, Fig19 Gallery on Friday night, May 3rd.
Mon May 06, 2013
New York Daily News
Shark fin trade ban advances in NY
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Sat May 04, 2013
The Epoch Times
Pier 42 Opens to the Public for the First Time
Pier 42 is shown in a press image from the office of New York State Senator Daniel Squadron.
Fri May 03, 2013
Caribbean News Now!
Commentary: If it is April it is checkup time
By Jean H Charles April is the time for the birds and the buds to surface after their hibernation in winter.
In the process of reporting on the reason to support and get involved in The National day of Prayer which took place yesterday, May 2, there were articles and "religion" pages that were written ripping denominations while sadly undermining key parts of the body in the community.
Wed May 01, 2013
The Town Talk
Southern cooking takes on Northern flavor
The South's love affair with fried chicken, collard greens, gumbo and biscuits is being challenged -- and changed -- by an unlikely influence.
Tue Apr 30, 2013
The Hamilton Spectator
New York City on a budget
Chinatown is a great place for cheap meals. We found a small restaurant where we enjoyed a heaping platter of rice, chicken and broccoli, pork dumplings and noodles, all for $19. Our taxi driver swerves in and out of the New York traffic as I grip the overhead handle to prevent myself from falling into my two daughters.
Fri Apr 26, 2013
Gov. Cuomo Announces Community Reconstruction Zones Funded by Federal Supplemental Disaster Aid to Guide Local Rebuilding Process
Governor Andrew M. Cuomo today unveiled the Community Reconstruction Zones program, a bottom-up, community driven initiative that will empower localities that were severely damaged by Superstorm Sandy, Hurricane Irene, or Tropical Storm Lee to develop comprehensive and innovative local rebuilding plans that will be funded by the state and federal ... (more)
Thu Apr 25, 2013
$14.7M Duplex Offers A-List Amenities Slightly Off the Paparazzi's Radar
A 4,660-square-foot duplex, billed as providing the perks "high net worth individuals" want with the privacy they often need, was listed by a real estate broker who has had own brushes with stardom earlier this month for $14.66 million.
Mon Apr 22, 2013
Chinatown, NYC: Cup and Saucer Luncheonette
And not for any good reason. I just forget they're there. Why is why I felt like a failure for never having eaten at the 25-year-old Cup & Saucer Luncheonette until this month.