16 hrs ago
Top 5 NYC Apartment Hunting Tips
When looking for an apartment in the glorious city of New York, you'll probably hop on craigslist and search away.
23 hrs ago
Gay Shooting No Shocker
Mark Carson was shot because he was gay. Straight people might be shocked, but the gay community says this is no surprise-hate crimes are rising.
Mon May 20, 2013
National Jazz Museum in Harlem Presents Catching Up with Christian Tonight
National Jazz Museum in Harlem will present Jazz for Curious Listeners, Catching up with Christian tonight, May 21st from 7:00 - 8:30pm at the Metropolitan Community United Methodist Church .
Sun May 19, 2013
R.I.P. William Miles
Documentarian William Miles, whose films include 1981's I Remember Harlem and 1992's Liberators: Fighting on Two Fronts in World War II , died May 12 in New York, reports the NY Times.
Weeklong traffic mess possible after CT derailment
Traffic in southwest Connecticut could be a mess for as much as a week until service is restored to the commuter rail line affected by a derailment that injured scores of passengers, Gov.
National Jazz Museum in Harlem to Present Catching Up with Christian, 5/21
National Jazz Museum in Harlem will present Jazz for Curious Listeners, Catching up with Christian on Tuesday, May 21st from 7:00 - 8:30pm at the Metropolitan Community United Methodist Church .
Sat May 18, 2013
'Amazing' no one died in New York train crash
Officials described a devastating scene of shattered cars and other damage where two trains packed with rush-hour commuters collided in Connecticut, saying it's fortunate that no one was killed and that there weren't even more injuries.
Man Killed in Greenwich Village in Apparent Hate Crime
The scene outside West 8th Street and Sixth Avenue by the Gray's Papaya restaurant.
Fri May 17, 2013
Jacob's Pillow Dance Festival Opens the 81st Season with Dance Theatre of Harlem, 6/19
Dance Theatre of Harlem , the groundbreaking and newly revitalized classical and contemporary ballet company, will open the 2013 Jacob's Pillow Dance Festival season in the Ted Shawn Theatre June 19-23. Led by founding member and former principal dancer, Artistic Director Virginia Johnson , the company will present a range of classic and new ballet ... (more)
Globe and Mail
Cheesy, saucy, greasy: The 10 best slices in New York
Growing up in New York, grabbing a slice of pizza was a simple and commonplace thing to do.
Charleston Daily Mail
Jones recalls idolizing football hero friend
Young Jones and Turso, as seen in the school's 1965 yearbook, both waited tables in the cafeteria to defray the cost of tuition.
Thu May 16, 2013
The Big Apple
"Loose lips sink ships"
Above, a 1934 plaque from the Big Apple Night Club at West 135th Street and Seventh Avenue in Harlem.
Harlem Shake Opens May 16 #Harlem #HarlemNYC
Harlem Shake, a neighborhood-oriented burger and milkshake joint embracing the Harlem of old, opens tomorrow, bringing high-quality, affordable fare to local residents and visitors alike.
The Brooklyn Paper
If Knishes could tawk: Documentary explores the New York accent
Heather Quinlan, the director of the documentary "If These Knishes Could Talk," eats one of those silent knishes in Brighton Beach The New York City accent is a well known cliche from such films as "Midnight Cowboy," but in a new documentary called "If These Knishes Could Talk: The Story of the New York Accent," the reality of the famous speech of ... (more)
Wed May 15, 2013
WTCI-PBS Hosts Screening With Howard High Students
The Central Park Five, a new documentary film from award-winning filmmaker Ken Burns, tells the story of the five black and Latino teenagers from Harlem who were wrongly convicted of raping a white woman in New York City's Central Park in 1989.
New Pittsburgh Courier Online
Lott Carey: Changing lives wita
The East Liberty area of Pittsburgh provided the foundation for the 2013 Lott Carey Spring Missions Conference.
ArtPrize 2013 jurors awarding $100,000 in prizes include three curators, an architect and a poet
Mark Augustyn explores an area of Alois Kronschlaeger's "Habitat" during ArtPrize at SiTE:LAB, 54 Jefferson SE, in Grand Rapids Monday, September 24, 2012.
Tue May 14, 2013
Fast-food workers stage protests for higher wages
Low-wage restaurant workers are campaigning for better pay in cities around the country.
Mon May 13, 2013
Antoinette Montague Performs at NY Baha'i Center Tonight
Renowned jazz vocalist and recording artist Antoinette Montague will perform at The NY Baha'i Center in Manhattan tonight, May 14, at 8 PM and 9:30 PM.
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.