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The Real Differences Between New York City And Los Angeles

Phyllis Sues | Posted 02.12.2014 | Fifty
Phyllis Sues

Being born is one thing. Being born in NYC in 1923 is the best thing! That year has colored my entire life. To be a part of the Broadway scene in 1944 and to dance in the Shubert Theater and walk through stage door 6, nights and matinees. That was living!

Victoria's Secret Fashion Show Highlights And Lowlights

Tom Murro | Posted 02.08.2014 | Entertainment
Tom Murro

Rough day at the office This year I was lucky enough (after a little begging and groveling) to attend the 2013 Victoria's Secret Fashion Show at the...

6 Ways to Get On New York's Sh*t List

Off Track Planet | Posted 02.05.2014 | Travel
Off Track Planet

Should you ever feel like agitating one of the world's most anxiety-ridden populations, we've got a few sure fire ways to get New Yorkers' blood boiling.

Scandiweb: Latvia's Magento Magicians

Bill_Robinson | Posted 02.03.2014 | Technology

Having studied at university and been fascinated with early programming classes, Antons Sapriko then went on to study IT at the University of Copenhagen, a top regional business school and there became mesmerized by Magento.

Is It Recording? Google Glass in NYC

Sophia Dominguez | Posted 02.02.2014 | Technology
Sophia Dominguez

Walking down Fifth Avenue wearing Google Glass caused a woman to do a head turn in the middle of her Snapchat selfie, a mover with a thick accent to follow me for two blocks asking me to buy my Glass (for only $50!) and a plethora of "Did you just see that girl wearing Glass?!" comments.

NYC Liberals Poised For Big Resurgence

Reuters | Posted 01.30.2014 | New York

By Victoria Cavaliere NEW YORK, Nov 30 (Reuters) - With Bill de Blasio taking office as mayor in January, New York City appears poised...

Will de Blasio Be Good for Street Vendors?

Sean Basinski | Posted 01.27.2014 | New York
Sean Basinski

Vendors are ready for a new relationship with City Hall. And de Blasio has already shown he is willing to sit down with regular folks and listen to their thoughts and ideas. I know that vendors are eager to share with the Mayor-elect their vision for the city.

Alec, Lara, Maria, All on the Same Cruise, Different Decks

Mike Hegedus | Posted 01.27.2014 | Media
Mike Hegedus

It would be an interesting cruise to be on. The one with Alec Baldwin, Lara Logan and Maria Bartiromo as your ship mates. Interesting if you didn't care where you were going or if you got there.

NYC, Travel Secrets From a Local

Global Yodel | Posted 01.26.2014 | Travel
Global Yodel

"A perfect day in NYC would be a balance of favorite places and new discoveries. I try to walk everywhere because it's the best way to discover new things in the city. Even when I am in a neighborhood that I am familiar with, I purposely take a different route each time."

On Transitions

Zachary Dominitz | Posted 01.26.2014 | Politics
Zachary Dominitz

At night, in certain downtown pockets, the New York of old, of uncovered mysteries, of imagination and availability, finds its way through the sudden quiet.

NYC Police Stop-And-Frisk Numbers Down Sharply

AP | By COLLEEN LONG | Posted 01.25.2014 | New York

NEW YORK (AP) — The number of street stops under the police department's heavily criticized stop-and-frisk tactic has plummeted 80 percent in recent...

Talking Transition: Mayor-Elect De Blasio Gets an Earful From Writers

Vicki Cobb | Posted 01.23.2014 | New York
Vicki Cobb

A sequence of speakers informed the NYC Mayor-Elect, Bill de Blasio of their hopes and dreams for the future of this great city. They were a particularly articulate bunch. No surprise, since they all fight for freedom of expression worldwide.

Asian Girl in the City: Theater, Music, Food, Sex

Michelle Won | Posted 01.23.2014 | New York
Michelle Won

Here is my first installment of things I did this past week in the city and my recommendations for what you should do... if you can get in.

Brian Brooks And Run Don't Run

Christopher Duggan | Posted 01.23.2014 | Arts
Christopher Duggan

Brian Brooks Moving Company performed Run Don't Run at BAM Fisher in Brooklyn. It's a great new theater and the dance's set design was an exciting feature to photograph.

Where's Your Happy Place?

Sara Lieberman | Posted 01.23.2014 | Travel
Sara Lieberman

We all have them. Places that, in short, just make us happy. Where the sirens and deadlines and back pains and bills and meetings and "Mommy!!!" all melt away. Where you can sit and just be content where you are in that moment.

Sunday Face-Off: NYC Brunch vs. London Roast

Sara Lieberman | Posted 01.23.2014 | Travel
Sara Lieberman

It's a time-honored NYC tradition that, in its most basic form, involves Bloody Mary's and Eggs Benedict. While I was in London, it became obvious real quick that on Sundays the English either have breakfast, lunch, dinner or a Roast -- with a capital R.

'Sexual Jihad': Peace After Marriage Premieres at the Abu Dhabi Film Festival

E. Nina Rothe | Posted 01.23.2014 | Arts
E. Nina Rothe

Peace After Marriage is not one of those serious, deeply absorbing films that, while important, can also be quite a commitment to watch. Instead, Albuliwi works best in light, romantic comedy tones and helps his cause with great humor.

Getaways Without Leaving Home

Christine Negroni | Posted 01.23.2014 | Travel
Christine Negroni

I know summer is over. I know talking about vacation is out of season. But the arrival of fall prompts me to go over some of the things I've done this past year that made me feel far away without leaving home.

Fighting for Those Who Fight for Us

Rep. Charles Rangel | Posted 01.23.2014 | Politics
Rep. Charles Rangel

While our nation enjoys time away from work, students are home from school and many are taking advantage of the various Veterans Day sales -- our nation needs to stop and remember the significance of Veterans Day.

Dessert Menu, Please, at Upcoming New York Taste

Loren Brill | Posted 01.23.2014 | Home
Loren Brill

On November 11th, 2013 New York Magazine is having their annual New York Taste event, which highlights 40 of the best chefs in the city. Awesome savory will be here, but -- let's face it -- I'm here for dessert.

Classic New York for the Holidays | Posted 01.23.2014 | Travel

From train shows, to ice skating, to Radio City's famous Rockettes, we show you how to enjoy the most wonderful time of the year in the Big Apple.

Putting the Joy of Learning Back Into the Classroom

Vicki Cobb | Posted 11.08.2013 | Education
Vicki Cobb

When I write about other parts of the world, I travel there. I want my readers to discover the intense experience of struggling to learn something, to be engaged, to be passionate about something for which academic skill is required

Make More in New York? What De Blasio as Mayor Means for NYC Startups

Melissa Thompson | Posted 01.23.2014 | New York
Melissa Thompson

De Blasio touts the importance of big, bold ideas -- truly the lifeblood of a startup. Nevertheless, the technology and startup communities embrace de Blasio with nervous arms.

Heidi Klum Travels Into the Future on Halloween

Tom Murro | Posted 01.23.2014 | Celebrity
Tom Murro

Heidi hit the red carpet for this year's bash looking completely unrecognizable similar to past year costumes of ape, cadaver and alien. Her costume was a geriatric version of herself, complete with a walking cane, yellowed-teeth, age spots, random varicose veins, grey hair and a turkey neck.

After Superstorm Sandy: NYC Dance Responds

Lane Harwell | Posted 01.23.2014 | Arts
Lane Harwell

Of the opportunities that arose from Sandy, groups are also citing advances in their management and operations to prepare for and respond to future disasters, including new emergency plans, technology acquisitions and cash reserves.