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8 hurt, some seriously, when car jumps curb in NYC
It didn't take long for all five members of Austin Peay's record-breaking draft class to sign their... In 1994 I sat at a desk in New York City, mentally paralyzed, staring for hours at a 5-inch thick... A car that plowed down a sidewalk in the East Village section of New York sits in the street.
Tue Jun 18, 2013
Wylie Dufresne's Alder: Better Bar Food Through Science
The restaurant has doubled as a lab for modernist technique, from meat glues to wobbly gels, in an artistic-meets-scientific endeavor to show how far we can take our food - and how fun the journey can be.
New York Magazine
The Tattoo Artist All the Celebrities Want Now
Keith McCurdy, known as Bang Bang , bought his first tattoo machine when he was eighteen, moved to Manhattan was he was nineteen, and inked his first celebrity by twenty.
Annie Golden & Jane Summerhays Set for Marry Harry at Nymf; Full Cast Announced
MARRY HARRY is an official selection of the 2013 New York Musical Theatre and will be presented by the New York Musical Theatre Festival.
Coming Attractions: Indie Rock Musicians to Open Lake Street in Greenpoint
Members of the The Hold Steady, Spoon, The Wanted, and w/o are putting the finishing touches on Lake Street , a new bar with a Midwestern theme at 706 Manhattan Avenue in Greenpoint.
New York Magazine
Introducing Bedford + Bowery, a New Neighborhood Blog
Please join us in welcoming Bedford + Bowery , a hyperlocal web collaboration between New York and NYU, covering the East Village, Lower East Side, Williamsburg, Bushwick, and Greenpoint.
Wed Jun 12, 2013
Commuters Frustrated As Citi Bike Docking Stations Break Down
Thousands of people are enjoying the new Citi Bike shared bicycles every day, but many stations are still being plagued with persistent problems.
East Village Edges Out Williamsburg for Health Nuts
Christina Medina, a Citi Habitats broker and former Reiki practioner, says that the East Village is the best neighborhood for her raw vegan lifestyle.
Sun Jun 09, 2013
Take the A Train to Little Guyana
On an old building at 12 St. Marks Place, hovering above the sushi counters and tattoo parlors, is an inscription chiseled in the stone facade: Deutsch-Amerikanische Schtzen Gesellschaft.
Press & Sun-Bulletin
24 N.Y. dams a 'high hazard'
The tropical storm and two hurricanes that have walloped New York over the last two years have focused new attention on the state's vulnerability to storm surges and inland flooding.
Thu Jun 06, 2013
US Bartenders' Guild x Diageo announce 2013 US Bartender of the Year
On Tuesday night, Examiner.com stopped by the Bohemian National Hall for the Diageo Bartender of the Year announcement .
The Village Voice
A Look at How Citi Bikes Will Affect Local Bike Shops
Unless you've been wasting away inside the past week and a half, snuggling with your A/C and binging the new season of "Arrested Development," you've seen the lines and lines of metallic blue Citi Bikes, stationed across New York City, begging, as the slogan goes, to hop on and "explore your city."
Airbnb Vows to Fight NYC Ruling Against Room Sharing
Airbnb is vowing to fight City Hall in New York by standing up for one occasional innkeeper facing a $2,400 fine for renting out his room.
Wed Jun 05, 2013
Random Access Theatre Sets Much Ado About Nothing in Golden Age Macao, Now thru 6/30
Random Access Theatre presents William Shakespeare 's Much Ado About Nothing, set in Macao during its Golden Age in the 17th Century as a Portuguese colony and trading post in southeastern China.
The Village Voice
Plug Your Ears: The East Village is NOT Midtown South
"Facebook Inc. is moving its New York office south and nearly doubling its space, marking the latest technology company to set up shop in the city's Midtown South neighborhood."
Tue Jun 04, 2013
Smoke Signals from Jackson Heights at Alchemy, Texas
Back of Legends Bar, 71-04 35th Avenue, Jackson Heights, NY, 11372 ; 718-803-8244; facebook.com/AlchemyTexasBBQ Setting: No-frills back room of an old man bar, more deserving of the title "barbecue joint" than anywhere in NYC Service: Counter service; friendly Compare To: John Brown Smokehouse , BrisketTown Must-Haves: Beef in most forms, pork ribs ... (more)
Mon Jun 03, 2013
Exclusive | New York City: Where to Play/Meet Part Two
The most Westside of the East Village bars, The Urge is spacious and friendly, with musclebound go-go boys.
Fri May 31, 2013
Jeremiah's Vanishing New York
Save Pino's Prime Meats from eviction. [ Petition ] Ask the DOT to give Frank's Bike Shop some space from the Citibank bikes.
Thu May 30, 2013
The New York Observer
Logo No-No: New York State Forces Coffee Shop to Abandon Design
In a letter sent to Everyman Espresso, the department stated that the shop's logo violated federal trademark law and needed to be removed immediately.
Early Summer Sizzle Lets New Yorkers Test Tactics for Keeping Cool
Charlie Raider, an 18-month-old, splashes around at the playground in Union Square Park on Thursday, May 30 2013.