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The World's Toughest Trip? It's Trying to Go Home

Peter Mandel | Posted 05.25.2011 | New York
Peter Mandel

This is New York's Chelsea, the area where I grew up, and I am home for the first time in years. Maybe it's the strain of all this edgy art, but my neighborhood is more stressful than I remember.

Tutoring Is A Dirty Word

Alex Mallory | Posted 05.25.2011 | Education
Alex Mallory

Spending huge sums of money on a tutor can never guarantee a straight-A transcript or top standardized test scores

Woody Allen Sets Next Film In Rome

nytimes.com | DAVE ITZKOFF | Posted 05.25.2011 | Arts

Any happy New York couples waiting in line to see "The Sorrow and the Pity" at their favorite Manhattan movie theater or getting romantic in view of t...

Reflections on a Natural Disaster by a New York Kiwi

Cheryl Pearl Sucher | Posted 11.17.2011 | Healthy Living
Cheryl Pearl Sucher

Few understand the unique nature of this fiercely proud and independent country which is now suffering the terrible loss of so many in the recent Christchurch earthquake.

Ken Friedman and Taavo Somer's Party Bus to The Rusty Knot

Josh Ozersky | Posted 05.25.2011 | Home
Josh Ozersky

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Immigration And The U.S.: Dasha's Story

Jack Schimmelman | Posted 06.26.2011 | Impact
Jack Schimmelman

When you hear someone talk about how we can't afford to have any more immigration to this country, why not remind that person of the talents, love and commitment that new immigrants bring to our culture?

Is a Warming Rental Market in Manhattan a Sign of a Better Economy?

Pauline Millard | Posted 05.25.2011 | New York
Pauline Millard

Everyone I speak with in the Manhattan real estate industry says the same thing: the volume of their business is up. As a broker, I'm trying to figure out why.

Bittersgate: Angostura Bitters Spokespersons Declare Supply Problems OVER On "Rachel Maddow Show," Plus Eight Essential Cocktail Recipes With Bitters (PHOTOS)

Posted 05.25.2011 | Home

Bittersgate: Angostura Bitters Spokespersons Declare End Of Shortage On "Maddow" Angostura Bitters Spokespersons Declare Shortage apparently over, sort of On Rachel Maddow Show

SHORT FILM: The City As Giant Pinball Machine

Posted 05.25.2011 | New York

Manhattan 4.33pm from Lizzie Oxby on Vimeo. Filmmaker Lizzie Oxby took three photographic stills of the NYC skyline and made an entire animated short...

New York City's Indoor Pop-up Park Is A Winter Escape

Leslie Koch | Posted 09.19.2011 | New York
Leslie Koch

Tired of the snow and slush covering New York City streets? You don't have to wait until spring to enjoy a day in the park.

The Beijing Subway Challenge: How Does It Compare to New York?

An Xiao Mina | Posted 05.25.2011 | Green
An Xiao Mina

It's not fair to compare two train systems of vastly different ages with vastly different histories and needs, but no one ever said life would be fair. So let's see how they measure up.

Rap Legends Raise Money For Kool Herc's Medical Bills

dnainfo.com | Posted 05.25.2011 | New York

EAST VILLAGE -- A host of hip-hop luminaries came out Tuesday night to help raise money for ailing rap legend Kool Herc, who was recently hospitalized...

TriBeCa Has Highest Number of Restaurants Per Person In Country

| Julie Shapiro | Posted 05.25.2011 | New York

LOWER MANHATTAN -- TriBeCa has more restaurants per resident than any other neighborhood in the country, a new survey found. The 10013 zip code, whic...

The Midwest Cat I Met After My East Coast Divorce

Dave Astor | Posted 05.25.2011 | Divorce
Dave Astor

An orange tabby fond of a yellow cornfield was driven 700 miles in a red car to a blue state with smaller expanses of green.

Jason Tennant Sculpture: Snarling Wolf Masks For Your Wall

Thrillist | Posted 05.25.2011 | New York
Thrillist

An isolated cabin can be great for escaping the city, unless you're being chased by Jason, in which case you're better off in Manhattan. Wait, he's he...

Finding Spirituality Amid Manhattan Madness

Erin Joy Henry | Posted 11.17.2011 | Healthy Living
Erin Joy Henry

I couldn't keep living this way. In January 2010, I vowed to make a change. I surrendered to the possibility that life didn't have to be such an emotional struggle.

Chefs' Favorite Cheap Manhattan Restaurants

Find. Eat. Drink. | Posted 05.25.2011 | New York
Find. Eat. Drink.

You don't have to have deep pockets to dine like a chef. Here are 10 places in Manhattan where chefs love to go for international cuisine, that will l...

Revisiting Manhattan

Michael Jones | Posted 05.25.2011 | New York
Michael Jones

I just saw Manhattan again for the first time in twenty years. It was magnificent. Not as much for the story, but for how the movie literally vibrates with the vitality of the city.

Melrose Place: Almost Famous

David Dixon | Posted 05.25.2011 | Los Angeles
David Dixon

With its marquis name made famous in 1992 by the hit TV show, Melrose Place has brand name appeal that would otherwise take years to develop.

Christmas in Brooklyn

Jack Schimmelman | Posted 11.17.2011 | Healthy Living
Jack Schimmelman

BAY RIDGE By Brian Merlis /Brooklynpix.com Used by Permission I lived in Bay Ridge, Brooklyn for close to 15 years. During that time I worked at jo...

WATCH: Man Seen Rolling Suitcase With Body In It

AP/The Huffington Post | Posted 05.25.2011 | New York

NEW YORK — Police are searching for a man recorded in a surveillance video on a dark New York City street wheeling a suitcase that later was found s...

PHOTOS: Freeman's Sporting Club Releases Its Hipster Look Book

Posted 05.25.2011 | New York

The gents behind Freeman's Sporting Club, the classic gentlemen's menswear and accessories store (not to mention old-timey barber) have released their...

Top 8 Most Charitable U.S. Cities During The Holiday Season

Posted 05.25.2011 | Impact

It could be the overall message of giving that spices up the Holiday season, but Americans seem to catch the giving bug more during the holidays than ...

PHOTOS: Inside A Rammed-Earth Aspen Estate

Posted 05.25.2011 | Denver

An award-winning modern Aspen estate is on the market for nearly $10.8 million. The home's finishes and furnishings were designed by Manhattan's Larry...

The Loss of Mars

Jeremiah Moss | Posted 05.25.2011 | New York
Jeremiah Moss

Mars Bar, the East Village dive, long a haven for punks and outcasts, will be replaced by an apartment building. The pangs of loss have been reverberating through the city. This is a big one.