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Pink Socks & Patent Leather Shoes -- a Madison Avenue Art Walk

Mark Wiener and Linda DiGusta | Posted 05.25.2011 | Arts
Mark Wiener and Linda DiGusta

If the gracious and pricey Upper East Side is the Gold Coast of Manhattan, then Madison Avenue is the waterfront for art lovers.

Tadeusz Sudol: An Eye for the Roosevelt Island Tram

Jim Luce | Posted 05.25.2011 | Arts
Jim Luce

Tadeusz Sudol is a renowned architect working with a prestigious Manhattan firm. He also presides over his local art gallery, RIVAA. Above and beyon...

Frick Collection Doesn't Frickin' Get It

Ashley Wren Collins | Posted 05.25.2011 | Arts
Ashley Wren Collins

The Frick Collection does not admit children under the age of 10 (though it says nothing about admitting those under the age of two) and its young educational outreach programs are geared only to middle school students and older.

New Fairway Fans Fears Of Truck Traffic

dnainfo.com | Posted 05.25.2011 | New York

UPPER EAST SIDE -- Residents of East 86th Street have long awaited the coming of Fairway Market, set to open in six months. But they can do without th...

Exclusive: Actor Billy Magnussen Gives Hell to Preppies in Twelve

Brad Balfour | Posted 05.25.2011 | Entertainment
Brad Balfour

Though veteran director Joel Schumacher's film Twelve didn't exactly charm the critics or audiences when it came out, one bright spot in the film was the face time from actor Billy Magnussen.

In The Recessionistas, Wall Street Wives Freak Out As Their Husbands Lose Everything. You'll Cheer.

Jesse Kornbluth | Posted 05.25.2011 | Books
Jesse Kornbluth

I'm not sure that Alexandra Lebenthal intended to write a book that can be taken this seriously. And yet this is a book Balzac would have enjoyed.

Feds: Seize Hassan Nemazee's Apartment

ny.curbed.com | Posted 05.25.2011 | New York

The wife of fraudster and former Democratic fundraiser Hassan Nemazee may be evicted from the couple's 770 Park Avenue apartment so that the place can...

Starbucks Suicide: Todd Crockett Falls 17-Stories Into Starbucks Seating Area

DNAinfo | Posted 05.25.2011 | New York

*** UPDATE BELOW *** UPPER EAST SIDE -- Customers were horrified after a man plunged 17 stories to his death and landed in the outdoor seating area...

Searching NYC for the Perfect Family Apartment Pooch

Jim Luce | Posted 11.17.2011 | Healthy Living
Jim Luce

We are looking to adopt a young, male Shih Tzu, Havanese, Maltese, Papillion, or Lhasa Apso. I am 50-year old and a writer and orphan care expert. M...

Rush Limbaugh $11 Million Luxury Condo SOLD In Upper East Side

nydailynews.com | By Nicole Carter | Posted 05.25.2011 | New York

Conservative radio talk show host Rush Limbaugh has reportedly sold his luxury Upper East Side condo for a whopping $11.5 million, a broker told the W...

Performance Art

Georgia Jeffries | Posted 05.25.2011 | New York
Georgia Jeffries

My former landlady, Irene Zambelli Silverman, went missing on July 5, 1998. Perhaps you recall her name. Her disappearance made the news across the nation. Despicable crimes always do, don't they?

Gay Community's Rosa Parks Faces Death, Impoverished and Alone

Jim Luce | Posted 05.25.2011 | New York
Jim Luce

I know dementia. My father and grandmother both died with it. But they had both resources and families to protect them - and neither were living cul...

Allure of the Hive: Experts on Connectivity, Social Networking and Social Change

Jim Luce | Posted 05.25.2011 | New York
Jim Luce

A distinguished panel of experts gathered Saturday at the Philoctetes Center for the Multidisciplinary Study of Imagination for a standing room-only r...

PETA Names Chapin One Of The Country's Most Vegan-Friendly Cafeterias

dnainfo.com | Posted 05.25.2011 | New York

The gourmet vegetarian offerings at the Chapin School -- one of the crown jewels of Upper East Side girls education -- have made the private school on...

Living Like A "Gossip Girl"

Posted 05.25.2011 | New York

Not everyone can be as genetically blessed as Serena and Blair. But with a little help you too can live the life of one of "Manhattan's elite." Firs...

Co-Op Board Cancels Sale After Seeing Kid's Facebook Page

BrickUnderground | Posted 05.25.2011 | New York

A reliable source tells BrickUnderground that a posh Upper East Side co-op quashed a sale after running a Facebook check--on the buyer's children. "T...

Brearley School Vs. Upper East Side Residents In Expansion Bid

nypost.com | LOIS WEISS and LORENA MONGELLI | Posted 05.25.2011 | New York

A posh private girls school that has been trying to expand for years is about to get into another battle with its Upper East Side neighbors after purc...

Survey: Upper East Side Top Retirement Spot In Country

nydailynews.com | By Bill Egbert and Erin Durkin | Posted 05.25.2011 | New York

New York's Upper East Side is a great place to retire - as long as you're filthy rich. Manhattan's 10021 zip code is among the top retirement spots i...

School Bus Crash Sends 11 Kids To Hospital

Huffington Post/AP | Posted 05.25.2011 | New York

UPDATE: 1010WINS now reports that 11 elementary school students were injured in the crash. The students were on a field trip to Lincoln Center when t...

The Animal Building on East 67th Street

Nick Carr | Posted 05.25.2011 | New York
Nick Carr

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Ones to Watch: The Boys of Paper Street Films

Melissa Berkelhammer | Posted 05.25.2011 | New York
Melissa Berkelhammer

To hear Paper Street founders Austin Stark and Benji Cohen tell it, these tough times have worked greatly to their advantage.

Meet the Amazing Aroon Shivdasani of NYC's Indo-American Arts Council

Jim Luce | Posted 05.25.2011 | New York
Jim Luce

Indo-American Arts Council founder and executive director Aroon Shivdasani has lived all over the world but has called New York home for about half he...

NYC Crane Collapse: Manslaughter Charges Expected In 2008 Upper East Side Accident

AP | JENNIFER PELTZ | Posted 05.25.2011 | New York

NEW YORK — A crane company owner is expected to be charged with manslaughter in a 2008 accident that killed two workers as the top of a 200-foot...

The Geography of Good Coffee in New York

Alex Henry | Posted 05.25.2011 | New York
Alex Henry

I first got to know certain New York streets and neighborhoods from my espresso-scouting missions. A mental map started to emerge, illuminated as if by a caffeinated glow in each of these spots.

Edmond Alma CHARGED With Stolen Gems From Jewelry Heist At R.S. Durrant

AP | Posted 05.25.2011 | New York

NEW YORK — Authorities have arrested a 46-year-old man who they say ended up with more than $1 million worth of gems stolen in a deadly New York...