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Why I Am Heartbroken To Leave New York At 23

Sara Roncero-Menendez | Posted 07.30.2014 | Travel
Sara Roncero-Menendez

That's the magic of this city. There's always something to do, something to see, something to hold or taste or smell or read and every reason to be unapologetically enthusiastic about every single moment of it.

Kashink Uses Hairy Four-Eyed Men to Examine Gender Assumptions

Jaime Rojo & Steven Harrington | Posted 07.30.2014 | Arts
Jaime Rojo & Steven Harrington

The international Street Art scene boasts a small percentage of women artists and KASHINK may perplex even that statistic with her mustache. It's the ...

Top Off-Broadway Shows to Watch in NYC This Season: Part One

Jane Seo | Posted 07.29.2014 | Arts
Jane Seo

While Broadway shows and musicals often top the list of must-do activities for visitors and New Yorkers alike, smaller scale and sometimes underrated Off-Broadway shows are making a heat wave this summer.

8 Components Of An NYC Brunch

Katka Lapelosová | Posted 07.25.2014 | New York
Katka Lapelosová

Like walking briskly down a city street, or defending our local sports teams to the death, brunching is something New Yorkers do best.

Next Big Thing: Commercial Real Estate

Toni Haber | Posted 07.24.2014 | New York
Toni Haber

We've seen the influx of residential new developments rising around Manhattan for a few years, but now the commercial industry is taking the lead.

To Bring Him Home to Mom, Or Hang Him Out to Dry?

Kate Endres | Posted 07.21.2014 | Women
Kate Endres

May I introduce to you: The "boyf." Simple, just like the name. It isn't for everyone, and it is crucial to keep the communication open about the situation to avoid broken hearts (or windows) on either side.

How Code Empowers Social Good: The Warby Parker Story

Saeed Jabbar | Posted 07.21.2014 | Home
Saeed Jabbar

"Our thinking here is aligned with support for scale, rapid prototyping and agility."

WATCH: A Day In The Life Of An NYC Taxi

The Huffington Post | Suzy Strutner | Posted 07.18.2014 | Travel

Urban jungle or urban labyrinth? To an NYC taxi, the city is both. And now, you can watch a taxi do its maze-tracing, money-making thing for a full...

Nolita's Hidden Secret: Babel Fair Boutique

Shoptiques | Posted 07.14.2014 | Style
Shoptiques

Don't have the time to travel the world? Well, stop by Babel Fair in New York City and you can get pretty close. Babel Fair is the center of world fas...

5 Must-See Indie Summer Concerts in NYC

Lisa Bernier | Posted 07.09.2014 | New York
Lisa Bernier

There's a reason why people always go on and on about summer soundtracks: it's because summer, more than any other season, is about music (especially in New York City).

The Ladies Who (Serve) Lunch

Anthony Romeo | Posted 07.10.2014 | Education
Anthony Romeo

In a world where we're taught that "good fences make good neighbors," we've clung to the irrational rationale that the highest fence must, then, be the best. We tend to lose sight of minutia.

A Visual History Of New York's Late Graffiti Mecca

Jaime Rojo & Steven Harrington | Posted 07.09.2014 | Arts
Jaime Rojo & Steven Harrington

Peeling Back Layers of Paint Offers Inspiration of a Different Kind Typically one needs to go down underground, over a fence, through a broken wind...

How to Be Human in New York

Teresa Lee | Posted 07.08.2014 | New York
Teresa Lee

It's almost a survival tactic to not be so human in New York because you simply can't be. You avert your eyes from stranger all the times because you can't afford to know their story -- good or bad -- because your life alone seems difficult enough without other people's problems.

Taste of Chocolate Milk: How I Won the Rugged Maniac Obstacle Race

Jane Seo | Posted 07.08.2014 | Healthy Living
Jane Seo

This past June, my boyfriend and I ventured into deep-Brooklyn to get down and dirty at the Rugged Maniac, a 5K-obstacles race with feats like climbing over a wooden wall, crawling through the mud-filled tunnels, and rocketing down a 50-feet water slide.

Little Things: Boy and Ball at Brighton Beach

A.J. Condeelis | Posted 07.08.2014 | Healthy Living
A.J. Condeelis

I extend my arm and he drops a pile of sticks, sand, broken shells, seaweed, and what looks like straw into my open hand. Admiring the offering, I smile and close my hand gently around his gift and give him a wink as I walk towards the boardwalk.

007 Attends A Long Way Down Movie Screening In NYC

Tom Murro | Posted 07.08.2014 | Entertainment
Tom Murro

City Cinemas 123 in NYC hosted the VIP movie screening of the film A Long Way Down last Monday night starring Pierce Brosnan, Breaking Bad's Aaron Paul, Toni Collette and Imogen Poots.

The Key to Avoiding a Vacation From Hell? Don't Book One There

Christina Pesoli | Posted 07.07.2014 | Travel
Christina Pesoli

Every vacation destination has its own personality; and if that personality sucks, then chances are your vacation is going to suck, too. That's just math.

31 Swimmers, 18 Kayakers, 8 Bridges, 120 Miles, 1 River.

Harris Silver | Posted 07.09.2014 | New York
Harris Silver

The river is a tidal river and ebbs and floods twice a day. The swimmers swim with the ebb (the water moves south) once it starts to flood (the water moves north) swimming becomes a Sisyphean task.

Diversity Is the Name of the Fashion Game for 2014

Vicky Tiel | Posted 07.02.2014 | Style
Vicky Tiel

Women owe this new wide-open design world to the Internet, to pinning, to blogging and to the growing industry of online and TV shopping and the fact the the world is one iPad ,one iPhone, one computer click away.

Life Narratives: Doris's Apartment

A.J. Condeelis | Posted 07.02.2014 | Arts
A.J. Condeelis

Over the weekend, I was helping a friend sort through decades -- actually almost half a century -- belongings of a woman named Doris. I never met Doris. But I learned a lot about her life and personality by spending hours in her $130 a month rent controlled fourth floor walk-up.

Best of America: 9 Reasons to Love New York City

Global Yodel | Posted 07.01.2014 | New York
Global Yodel

Manhattan and its neighboring boroughs are home to some of the world's best restaurants, museums and attractions. But New York is not just a destination. It's also a home. For more than 8 million residents, the city does sleep.

Bites And Sounds Of The Season At The Fifth Annual Saveur Summer BBQ

Jane Seo | Posted 06.30.2014 | Taste
Jane Seo

Summer barbecue conjures up images of grilled cuts of meat, cold cans of beer, and loud blasts of music.

Here Comes an Influx of High-End Office Buildings

Toni Haber | Posted 06.30.2014 | New York
Toni Haber

In efforts to keep up with the growing demand for high-end amenities and services in residential new developments across Manhattan, office buildings have begun to provide similar luxury environments for their workers.

The Best Places to Watch the World Cup by Borough

Vayable | Posted 06.26.2014 | New York
Vayable

Miss your flight to Brazil? No worries! There are plenty of great places to watch the World Cup right here in New York City. Use the World Cup as an excuse to watch the game in a new part of town.

A Grassroots Mural Show Brings Explosive Color To New York

Jaime Rojo & Steven Harrington | Posted 06.30.2014 | Arts
Jaime Rojo & Steven Harrington

When the revered graffiti holy place named 5Pointz in Queens, New York was buffed and slated officially for demolition last fall the collective respon...