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South Street Seaport Rescue: David Anderson Saves 2-Year-Old After Falling Into East River

Huffington Post/AP | Posted 05.25.2011 | New York

NEW YORK (Associated Press) -- A desperate dad jumped into the East River to save his 2-year-old daughter after she fell 20 feet from a boat at South ...

Flirty Thirties: Sumptuous Interiors of the SS Normandie On Display in New York

Pam Bristow | Posted 05.25.2011 | Style
Pam Bristow

From Audrey Tatou's star turn as Coco Chanel to the recent exhibition devoted to thirties designer Madeleine Vionnet by Paris' Les Arts Decoratifs, French Art Deco is once again, a la mode.

Santa Lives In South Street Seaport

nytimes.com | MANNY FERNANDEZ | Posted 05.25.2011 | New York

In the biggest, brashest city in the country, in the land of 16 million sharp elbows and deadly shootouts in Times Square, there is room for Santa Cla...

New Amsterdam Market Reviving History In South Street Seaport

The Atlantic | Tejal Rao | Posted 05.25.2011 | New York

Unlike a farmer's market (where farmers sell directly to consumers), New Amsterdam will include a bunch of regional producers: butchers, bakers, chees...

NYC Slavery Walking Tour

Sheryl McCarthy | Posted 05.25.2011 | New York
Sheryl McCarthy

I bet few New Yorkers know about the role that the hideous institution of slavery played in shaping the city physically, financially and socially.