New York Daily News
City animal shelters challenge New Yorkers to find homes for 100 cats
Victoria, an 8-year-old female cat, is available for adoption at the Animal Care and Control's Brooklyn Care Center.
Friday Jul 25
Former US Marine Rides His Harley across the USA to Help Shelter Animals in Need
Harkening back to the days of Route 66 and how Americans used to drive awareness of issues from town to town, "Anthony's Ride for Shelter Pets" will take Rock & Rawhide volunteer, and Marine Corps Veteran, Anthony L. Ungaro, from New York to Los Angeles on his 2007 Harley-Davidson FXDB Dyna Bob.
Wed Jul 23, 2014
Restaurant News Resource
Restaurant Trends - Growing And Emerging Concepts - Change and Activity July 22, 2014
Las Vegas, NV-based FELLINI'S ITALIAN RESTAURANT has increased by 1 unit, from 3 to 4 , with the addition of a new concept called Tap House.
FEATURE-As New York City property values surge, historic sites reduced to memories
Pieces of a ceiling known for its carved neoclassical images of floating angels and windswept women is all that is slated to remain of one of the oldest independent bookstores in New York City, officials said.
The Jersey Journal
Free ferry rides and summer fun in New York City
The case has been made time and time again that we live in the periphery of the greatest city on the planet.
Tue Jul 22, 2014
Sigmar Polke, "Untitled" , gelatin silver print, 7 1/16 x 9 7/16a 3 , acquired through the generosity of Edgar Wachenheim III and Ronald S. Lauder.
Mon Jul 21, 2014
Occupy Protester Trashed by NY's Leading Paper
Jeffrey St. Clair on Hillary Clinton's miraculous rags-to-riches method of financial success; LA CONFIDENTIAL: Lee Ballinger on race, violence and inequality in Los Angeles; PAPER DRAGON: Peter Lee on China's military; THE BATTLE OVER PAT TILLMAN: David Hoelscher provides a 10 year retrospective on the changing legacy of Pat Tillman; MY BROTHER AND ... (more)
Wed Jul 16, 2014
Mormon missionaries teach New Yorkers about family history using chalk-drawn trees
A chalk-drawn tree in Union Square last month quickly grabbed attention of those who passed by.
Mon Jul 14, 2014
Mail on Sunday
Would YOU have A 300 'butt facial'? Holiday-makers splashing out on treatment
Wunderbar! Germany's World Cup heroes party into the night with their glamorous WAGs after Super Mario's dramatic late winner sparks wild celebrations for millions back home 'Watch out for the storm and stay safe': Devastated father's heartbreaking final text to fiancee who was killed along with their baby in tornado New mom becomes first to be ... (more)
Sun Jul 13, 2014
New York Daily News
S'mores get a New York makeover
Traditional chocolate, marshmallow and graham crackers are only the beginning at places like Max Brenner, Sticky's Finger Joint, the Pavilion, Dairy Queen and Sweet & Sara Summer's favorite campfire treat is more fun when you don't have to build the fire yourself - or be limited to tradition.
Sat Jul 12, 2014
As Palestinian Death Toll Tops 100, New Yorkers Protest Israel's Bombing of Gaza
On the evening of July 11, 400 New Yorkers gathered at Union Square in lower Manhattan to protest the escalation of Israel's ongoing violence against Palestinians, and to reaffirm their support for the Palestinian call for Boycott, Divestment, and Sanctions against Israel until it complies with international law.
New York Post
No, New York City restaurants arena t becoming extinct
Ruthless developers and greedy landlords are stamping out New York City restaurants by the hundreds, to replace them with banks and boutiques that pay higher rents.
Fri Jul 11, 2014
New York Post
Only one of two new park restaurants is a sight to behold
New Yorkers love eating outdoors in the city's parks. But I love it more when a park restaurant lets in its surroundings, rather than shuts out the sights of the skyline, frolicking kids and all forms of summertime merriment.
Thu Jul 10, 2014
NPR's Bob Boilen : "People ask me all the time to name my favorite Tiny Desk Concert.
Wed Jul 09, 2014
OP-ED: When a community loses its pillars
Too little considered is how the "small business" label doesn't really reflect the incalculable good these independent eateries and neighborhood stores do for big city life.
San Francisco Playhouse Completes 5th Season of the Sandbox Series...
The San Francisco Playhouse completes its fifth season of the Sandbox Series of new plays with the world premiere of Rhett Rossi's From Red to Black.
Tue Jul 08, 2014
Condos to Replace Bowlmor Lanes in Union Square, Reports Say
According to published reports, Bowlmor Lanes near Union Square closed Monday night after 76 years in business to make way for condos.
Sun Jul 06, 2014
Snow White & the Beast Comes to the Lee Strasberg Theatre, 7/23-25
The Lee Strasberg Theatre and Film Institute presentsSnow White & The Beast, a new play by Mathilde Dehaye playing in the Lee Strasberg Theatre July 23rd thru 25th.
Fri Jul 04, 2014
NYC's Former Pro-Slavery Stance Examined in Governors Island Exhibit
An exhibit on NYC's history during the Civil War that examines the city's ambivalent history on the institution of slavery - including a former city mayor's unwavering support for it - is headed to Governors Island this summer.