Artists Use Giant Heads to Honor Hispanic Activists of the Lower East Side

In the dense neighborhoods of Manhattan's Lower East Side, remembering the key activists from the 1980s helps residents to build a strong community.<p>The Loisaida Center hosted their 30th annual Loisaida Festival Community Parade and Pageant on May 28th, 2017 celebrating the shared history and …

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Development killers make New York less affordable

This month Brooklyn Councilwoman Laurie Cumbo came out against a development proposal for the Bedford-Union Armory that would have created almost 400 …


How to Eat Like Donald Trump in NYC: A Guide to His Favorite Restaurants in the City

Donald Trump has always been a meat-and-potatoes kind of guy. He likes his steaks well done and his private jet stocked with KFC. Unexpected …


Family of homeless man slain in Harlem shelter left in the dark

The man lay in the morgue for six days, as his family tried to find him.

New York City

11 Female Artists Are Covering a New York Neighborhood in Murals

The artists of Women x Women cover the Lower East Side in art reclaiming the female gaze.<p>Walking around New York's Lower East Side, you'll start to notice there is a little more art than usual around the already artistic neighborhood. This is because art exhibition Women x Women, featuring 11 …

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Apartment ‘Getaways’ with Greenery and Great Views

These urban apartments have outdoor spaces that offer refuge from busy city life<p>Of all the benefits cities offer their denizens––endless culinary …


BlackRock to pay $1.68 billion over 20 years for New York headquarters

by Trevor Hunnicutt and Herbert Lash<p>BlackRock Inc will initially pay about $US60 per square foot ($871 per sq m) in rent for its future headquarters …

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Police: Woman Slashed Aboard Subway In Midtown Manhattan

<b>NEW YORK (CBSNewYork)</b> — A woman was rushed to the hospital after she was slashed in the face while on a subway in Midtown Manhattan late Sunday …

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How these NYC men won lotto hundreds of times, collected millions

He can barely walk. He has one eye. But Enrico Del Rio is one lucky, lucky guy.

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Bike-riding gunman seen in video before West Village shooting

Cops on Sunday released surveillance footage of the man believed to be the shooter riding a bicycle.

West Village

Three shot by man on a bicycle in West Village

A gunman on an electric bicycle opened fire on three men on West 14th Street in Manhattan early Saturday.<p>The victims, all in their early 40s, are …

West Village

The 12 Retailers Taking Residence at East Village Junction

The pop-up container park includes temporary stores renting vintage bikes, selling letterpress stationary and offering frozen treats. Plus, there is …

East Village

An Airy & Bright East Viliage Living Room

<b>Project by:</b> Samantha Gore of Samantha Gore Interiors + Design <b><br>Location:</b> East Village —New York, New York<p>Samantha Gore was tasked with adding some …

East Village

Hamptons bachelors are getting vasectomies so golddiggers can’t trap them

The latest Hamptons summer accessory? A vasectomy.<p>When Scott, a male model who says he’s in his 30s, kicks off the Hamptons high season this weekend …


Reddit's Map of the Uber Versus Taxi War in NYC is Lit

We all know that Uber is huge. The compan app sget millions of people to their destinations every month. Not always happily, but hey.<p>This map, …


"I'm Surprised I'm Not Richer": Dealer Joel Mesler on Why Mid-Tier Galleries Are Disappearing, And How East Hampton Could Be His Solution

The art market has changed drastically since Joel Mesler started dealing 14 years ago, and Mesler has adapted and changed with it. As a dealer, he’s …


In Age Of Netflix, Some Boutique Video Stores Survive And Thrive

For people who grew up in the ‘80s and ‘90s, the video store was often a seminal part of the weekend. After work or school, you could swing by your …


East Village Tattoo Parlor Offers Manchester Themed Ink to Benefit Victims of Terror Attack

A local tattoo parlor is doing its part to help the victims of the Manchester attack.<p>Clash City Tattoo in the East Village is inking Manchester Bees …

East Village

Unexpected Headboard Designs for Decor Risk-Takers

Trust us, thinking outside the (upholstered, nailhead-trimmed) box is totally worth it<p>The focal point in your bedroom is likely your bed frame, the biggest piece of furniture in the space that the rest of the room revolves around. Therefore, it better live up to that attention—or more specifically, …


Where to Live When the L Train Shuts Down

Anywhere but by the L train.<p>That’s what you hear from residents of north Brooklyn, as the main underground link between Manhattan and neighborhoods such as Williamsburg and Bushwick is scheduled to be shut down in less than two years’ time, or within the span of a two-year lease that might be up …

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Step Inside a Young Family's Dreamy Amagansett Getaway

Decorator Ray Booth takes a modern approach to a classic Shingle-style home.


Quartyard Finds New Home in the East Village

The public space will move next month<p>After two years at the corner of 11th and Market, Quartyard is pulling up stakes. The outdoor venue, which started as a thesis project for students at a local architecture and design school, evolved into a dynamic, real-life event hub crafted from shipping …

East Village

Get ‘buzzed’ about Tipsy Scoop, NYC’s first boozy ice cream parlour

When your sweet tooth needs satiating, but it’s also happy hour – this one-stop-shop has got you covered. Tipsy Scoop, a venture that blends New Yorker’s two favorite things (alcohol and trendy food) is one of those concepts which ignites the question, “why didn’t I think of that?”<p>The premise is …


Free Ice Cream & Hot Dogs For Everyone Sticking Around NYC This Weekend

<i>(Root & Bone and The Doughnut Project)</i><p>Pictured above is the The Doughnut Project's <b>Maple Bourbon Tabasco Glazed Doughnut</b> serving as a bun for the …

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A CamperLab New York Store Follows London and Paris Openings

Spanish fashion-comfort footwear brand Camper has added another link to its retail chain with the debut this month of a CamperLab store on the Bowery …

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There's Anti-Semitic Graffiti All Over the NYC's East Village: Will You Help Us Turn Hate Into Love?

A stencil featuring a Neo-Nazi slogan, “14 words,” a white supremacist slogan, has been appearing all over my neighborhood in New York City. I asked …

East Village

The pioneer in Kosher upscale dining

Not for nothing has Levana Kirschenbaum been affectionately nicknamed the Jewish Julia Child.<p>She was co-owner of the acclaimed eponymous Levana …


Divorcees Are Shelling Big Bucks For This Ultra Revenge Makeover

Divorce can be a trying process, where both the parties go through a lot, not only in terms of legal process but the emotional and psychological …


City worker and Democratic organizer busted for child porn

Police have arrested a 29-year-old city employee and president of a Manhattan Democratic club for possessing kiddie porn, officials said.

Greenwich Village

ConEd Says No Power Outage on UES, Despite Reports

Con Edison said there appears to be no power outage on the Upper East Side, despite reports on social media.<p>"No outages reported, but we had a …

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