Anthony Vaver

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Early Report on Feast: A Celebration of Lamb in the East Village

Chowhound janethepain was prepared to be underwhelmed by Feast, a three-week-old restaurant working the well-trod turf of market-driven American …

Drink Up! 3 Favorite Spirits Books

My boyfriend and I make quite a few cocktails, often preferring our home bar to going out for over-priced and often marginal drinks at our …

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Colorized Black And White Photos Bring Historical Figures Like Darwin, Lincoln And Dali To Life (PHOTOS)

What would Charles Darwin or Jim Henson look like in color?<p>Thanks to Mads Madsen, an active Reddit and Facebook user with a knack for photo manipulation, we can find out what historical icons look like in color. The 18-year-old colorizes historical images, from close-ups of famed scientists Albert …

Hey, New Yorkers: 1993 is calling. From a payphone. It wants its history back.

"Recalling 1993" art project offers oral history from residents of the era.<p>Starting this week, the city is turning all Manhattan payphones into “time …

Buddy Guy's Legends

<b>Buddy Guy's Legends</b> is a blues club in Chicago, Illinois. It was opened in 1989 by blues musician Buddy Guy[1][2] who still owns the club and who …

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The daring con man who sold the Brooklyn Bridge

George C. Parker was one audacious con man.<p>This New Yorker is supposedly the guy who came up with ballsy idea of “selling” the Brooklyn Bridge to …

New capsule - c. 1800s: Victorian lady roller-skaters (http://www.retronaut.com/2013/03/victorian-lady-roller-skaters)

The Luxury Real Estate Market In Downtown Manhattan Is Booming

For the first time in a decade, however, the asking prices for luxury Downtown apartments have outpaced those in Midtown and Uptown, new data show, as developments in Tribeca, Soho and Chelsea demand in excess of $7,000 per square foot.<p>The average asking price for a Downtown luxury apartment rose …