21 hrs ago
National Public Radio
Rats! New York City Tries To Drain Rodent 'Reservoirs'
City officials are ramping up efforts to teach regular New Yorkers how to make their streets, businesses and gardens less hospitable to rodents - in other words, to see their neighborhood the way a health inspector would.
Thu Aug 28, 2014
Everything by My Side to Make U.S. Premiere at Hudson River Park as...
EVERYTHING BY MY SIDE to Make U.S. Premiere at Hudson River Park as Part of 2014 Crossing the Line Festival, 9/26-28 Performance Space 122 , Hudson River Park, and the French Institute Alliance Franaise , New York's premiere French cultural center, present the U.S. premiere of Fernando Rubio's Everything by my side as part of FIAF's Crossing the ... (more)
Sponsored Story: The Must-See Spots Of NYC, According To Us
Be prepared: When you ask a New Yorker about the city's must-see spots, they'll likely rattle off a list that seems - in a word - overwhelming.
This Week's Best Shows and a Spotify Playlist of the Bands
American music producer Hal Willner is curating the week's happenings at downtown underground and experimental music venue The Stone .
Mon Aug 25, 2014
Chloe Sevigny Exits Greenwich Village
A couple of fun media strands to note in Marlow Stern 's solid Daily Beast Q&A with actress Chloe Sevigny , whose Amazon series The Cosmopolitans debuts August 28. Shortly after departing SoHo restaurant Balthazar, where she had sat down last week for lunch with the reporter, Sevigny was snapped and her outfit turned into a Daily Mail summer item .
Sun Aug 24, 2014
New York Daily News
McDonald's worker, 81, fights on for fair fast-food worker wages
Peruvian immigrant Castillo is paid $8.10 an hour at a Midtown McDonald's and can't afford to retire.
Fri Aug 22, 2014
WNYC-AM New York
August in the City Has Its Upside
Summer in the city can often be miserable, but the weather this year has made it downright pleasant - and with school still out and many people away on vacation, there are a few unexpected perks to being stuck in New York.
Wed Aug 20, 2014
The New York Observer
It's Chinatown: Neighborhood Sees Yet Another Harbinger of Gentrification
Today, the New York State Tenant Protection Unit served a subpoena on Marolda Properties, investigating allegations that the landlord had harassed tenants in an attempt to make them leave their rent-regulated Chinatown apartments.
Tue Aug 19, 2014
Peter Dinklage and Taylor Schilling to Spend 'A Month in the Country'
The Emmy-nominated stars of 'Game of Thrones' and 'Orange Is the New Black' will team up in an off-Broadway staging of the Ivan Turgenev play It's a long way from the bloody battlefields and medieval courts of Game of Thrones , and from the badass women's prison corridors of Orange Is the New Black .
Mon Aug 18, 2014
Dog days of summer! Naomi Watts enjoys sunny day in NYC wearing...
Dog days of summer! Naomi Watts is all white in crisp sundress as she takes her pooch for a stroll around New York The 44-year-old wore a perfectly crisp white sundress as she enjoyed a stroll in New York's East Village on Monday with her 12-year-old Yorkshire Terrier Bob.
Thu Aug 14, 2014
New York: All About That Basil: Go On a Basil Cocktail Crawl at These NYC Hotels
It's no secret that we love drinking in hotels here at HotelChatter. In fact, hotels might be our favorite "local."
Wed Aug 13, 2014
New Bern Civic Theatre announces plans for 2015 season
New Bern Civic Theatre has announced its 2015 season lineup, with eight productions, a summer youth workshop and a Christmas concert.
Mon Aug 11, 2014
Wall Street Journal
Q&A With Mary Helen Bowers, Esther Gauthier and Taryn Toomey
After dancing with the prestigious New York City Ballet for a decade, Mary Helen Bowers took her final bow in order to pursue a bachelor's degree in English literature at Columbia University.
Sat Aug 09, 2014
Shilpa Ray Announces National Us 2014 Fall Tour Dates plus stream the ...
Shilpa Ray will embark upon her first national US tour of 2014 this fall, playing dates alongside fellow Brooklyn duo She Keeps Bees beginning late August and running through the end of September.
Fri Aug 08, 2014
New York Magazine
Wylie Dufresne Has a Lot of Aches and Pains
Name: Wylie Dufresne Age: 44 Neighborhood: Gramercy Occupation: Chef, Alder and the trailblazing East Village restaurant wd~50 , which is set to close at the end of November .
Thu Aug 07, 2014
New Yorkers fall in love with puppies on Tinder
Last week, dogs started to pop up on the popular dating app in the New York City area, and residents are swiping right.
Wed Aug 06, 2014
The Daily Beast
The End of New YorkBy Tim Teeman
As city rents skyrocket and small businesses close to be replaced by chain cafes and glass condos, Jeremiah Moss's blog, Vanishing New York, keeps a rueful eye on the 'progress.'