At this year's big climate rally, most of the people won't be pale, male, and stale
More than 500 organizations are planning a historic event for Sept. 21 in New York City, what they say will be the largest rally for climate action ever .
The New York Observer
To Do This Week: Hang with Puppets and Trolls, Buy Some Art
Could I convince you to accompany me to Shakespeare's bloodiest play? It features rape and cannibalism.
New York Bars Hosting Theatrical Shows in Which Actors Mingle with Patrons
When the most recent version of 'Sleep No More' opened its doors in New York City in 2011, people expected good things.
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Want To See The World? Try A Library In Queens
The aggressive vibrato of the bandoneon hung in the air. While the tango singer spoke of romantic spats, hopeless drunkards and lonely whores, an elderly Argentine couple clasped hands.
Tue Jul 29, 2014
The Village Voice
1993's What About Me Promises Nostalgia for the Dirtier, Dodgier Old Days of the Lower East Side
Committed to a preservation-minded, grassroots-activism agenda, the second annual MoRUS Film Festival focuses on "Women of the Lower East Side."
Pete Wells Awards Two Stars to Russ & Daughters Cafe
Pete Wells files on Russ & Daughters Cafe this week , and is mostly charmed by the dressed-up, sit-down version of the Lower East Side appetizing store.
The Daily Beast
Beastie Boys Return To Paul's BoutiqueBy Justin Jones
A mural of the Beastie Boys has gone on display where the cover art for their album Paul's Boutique was shot.
Lady Gaga is a genie in a jazz club as she changes out of a plunging black gown and into fancy dress
Lady Gaga stepped out looking like a genie in a bizarre red blood outfit and ethnic jewellery a night out in New York Lady Gaga looked as though she'd been watching too many Disney films as she stepped out in an Aladdin-inspired outfit in New York.
Mon Jul 28, 2014
The knockdown, drag-out battle over coconut water
Michael "Goldy" Goldstein makes the Vita Coco pitch to Ali Abdulla, manager of a deli in the Brooklyn borough of New York on June 26. Anything-goes salesmen like Goldy were integral to the success of Vita Coco.
Sat Jul 26, 2014
New York Jewish deli meets 21st century
A battered sign in Yiddish hangs near portraits of rabbis on a gleaming white-tile wall.
Beastie Boys Mural to Be Painted This Weekend at "Paul's Boutique" Storefront...
Beastie Boys fans will forever think of the storefront at the corner of Ludlow and Rivington streets in Manhattan as the place featured on the cover of the group's 1989 classic Paul's Boutique , which celebrated its 25th anniversary on Friday.
Fri Jul 25, 2014
NYC Man Takes Unorthodox Approach To Finding True Love
You can try the bar or maybe online but anyway you do it, finding the right person can be difficult.
New York as capital of craft
If you asked people what sorts of things get made in New York, the most common answer would probably be "deals".
True New Yorkers: Not Much Fazes NYC Squirrels
Most longtime New Yorkers have adopted habits to cope with life in a city of more than 8 million people.
WNYC-AM New York
Art That Reaches Beyond Palestine
In a dark room inside the Whitebox Art Center , a non-profit galley in the Lower East Side, hundreds of names are projected on a wall and are read by a computer-generated voice.
The Jersey Journal
See 'Othello' in New York parking lot
The Drilling Company's Shakespeare in the Parking Lot will present "Othello" by William Shakespeare, directed by Hamilton Clancy, opening next Thursday at 8 p.m., at the Municipal Parking Lot at the corner of Ludlow and Broome Streets in Manhattan.
Thu Jul 24, 2014
Celebrate Coney Island and other summer attractions through art
The Carter Burden Gallery, formerly gallery 307 will open a new show running from July 31 to August 21 that features sculptural work inspired by Coney Island.
Wed Jul 23, 2014
Nouveau Jewish Food Hits Streets of Manhattan
New York's got so many hip new delis that it may be as easy to find gefilte fish and borscht as it was in 1892, when The Workmen's Circle held its first meeting on the Lower East Side.
Renting is Hip, But Prices are Hopping in Hot Areas
America's major urban centers are seeing some major price hikes in the apartment-rental market.
Those whole paychecks are missing something: A ranking of 401 retirement savings plans at the nation's 250 biggest companies found that one of the least generous is the one offered by Whole Foods.