Thursday Mar 13
Documentary Explores the Life of Sunny's Bar Owner
Red Hook bar owner Sunny Balzano has been held at gunpoint, partied with Andy Warhol and resurrected a legendary bar that was almost closed because of a deadly hurricane.
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Wed Mar 12, 2014
The Brooklyn Paper
Hospital-free LICH pitches spell death for Brooklynites: Residents
The Brooklyn Hospital Center's takeover plan for Long Island College Hospital would put lives in danger, no matter what other medical services it provides, said angry Red Hook residents at a presentation of the plan on Tuesday night.
Tue Mar 11, 2014
Big Read returns; 6 weeks of events planned
This spring, the Big Read will include six weeks of activities, performances and discussions exploring "Housekeeping," by Pulitzer Prize-winning author Marilynne Robinson.
Mon Mar 10, 2014
Beyond Camp: Five Cool Summer Internships and Jobs
When camp no longer cuts it for some of New York City's young strivers, summer internships or jobs at some of the most fascinating institutions across the boroughs offer the chance to learn skills, make connections and sometimes even earn cash.
Fri Feb 28, 2014
Noah Bernamoff and Matt Kliegman to Bake Wood-Fired Bagels at Black Seed, Opening Soon in Nolita
Black Seed's bagels will be a cross between Mile End's Montreal-style, pictured, and an old-fashioned NYC specimen.
Thu Feb 27, 2014
The Brooklyn Paper
ART: Libraries invite artists and musicians to move in upstairs
Bands and painters will soon be able to get their artistic groove on above the stacks at libraries in Williamsburg and Red Hook.
Wed Feb 26, 2014
NY Middle School Girls Forced to Ask Classmates for "Lesbian...
A New York middle school sponsored a workshop where 13 and 14 year-old girls were told to ask one another for a kiss and pretend like they were on a date.
Sun Feb 23, 2014
Engagements: Alexandra Ferretti & Daniel Halas
Dan proposed to Allie under the Taughannock Falls in Ithaca, New York, asking her to be his wife and to start a new journey together.
Sat Feb 22, 2014
Weekend Life listings
The ambiance is vivid, like the food. Fresh tacos are a specialty: the chicken taco was overflowing with sauteed meat; the fish taco was moist and quite spicy; the steak taco was tender, juicy and piquant.
Wed Feb 19, 2014
Porches going on tour, including a show w/ Frankie Cosmos
NYC "bummer pop" band Porches rarely have a lack of local shows , and that's no different this month into next, though they'll be gone for about half of March on tour .
New York Post
Banksya s art is a bust at Miami auction
Banksy was a bust Tuesday at a Miami auction house where two pieces from his New York project - including a "Bandaged Heart Balloon," which was tagged on a Brooklyn warehouse - failed to sell.
Tue Feb 18, 2014
Mon Feb 17, 2014
The Journal News
Discovering the food scene in the mid-Hudson Valley
With an abundance of farmers markets, restaurants like the new Bocuse at the Culinary Institute of America, and artisan producers making everything from maple syrup to French baguettes, the culinary landscape of the Hudson Valley has never been better.