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Summer in the City

Hard Lessons Learned by the Temporarily Homeless

Stephanie Lam | Posted 07.28.2014 | College
Stephanie Lam

Every college student is excited to be going home, graduating, or embarking on a grand adventure for the summer. I was supposed to have an internship with an amazing PR company and a whole summer in NYC. What I hadn't planned for was being kicked out onto the street at the last minute. In other words, I was homeless.

Beat the Heat. (No, Really, Please Beat It.)

Claudia Zelevansky | Posted 08.18.2013 | New York
Claudia Zelevansky

The city in the summer is a special case. If you have ever spent more than 30 seconds on a subway platform during rush hour in August, you will know of what I speak.

Making of a Mural: Welcome to Woodbridge

Ben Falik | Posted 01.16.2012 | Detroit
Ben Falik

2011-11-15-pullquote2.jpg"Welcome to Woodbridge" is arguably Summer in the City's best-known mural. It didn't hurt that it was featured for a couple sweet, staggered seconds in the recent Chrysler commercial.

Summer in the City: Welcome to NYC

| Posted 08.07.2011 | College

Anjli - University of Texas at Austin This summer a dream internship with Lucky magazine moved me from Austin, Texas, where I've spent all 21 years...

New Carrie Bradshaw Book Cover Revealed | Sara Hammel | Posted 05.25.2011 | Books

There's no guarantee there will be a third Sex and the City movie, but in the meantime there will be a way to fill the Carrie Bradshaw void -- SATC cr...

Only in New York... for A Greener Apple (NYC)!

Pamela French | Posted 05.25.2011 | Green
Pamela French

What a wild and wacky, eco-friendly summer it has been! From free piano music serenading the streets of New York (as an art project) to runner's in t...