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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.

Ken Friedman and Taavo Somer's Party Bus to The Rusty Knot

Josh Ozersky | Posted 05.25.2011 | Food
Josh Ozersky

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Westway Changed Transportation History

Roberta Brandes Gratz | Posted 05.25.2011 | New York
Roberta Brandes Gratz

Westway was more than a highway; it reflected a national mindset. First proposed in the 1970s, Westway reflected post-war thinking that highways were the most important transportation investment.

Dean Radinovsky, Artist, Builds A Chapel Inside An Upper West Side Warehouse

Posted 05.25.2011 | New York

New York Artist Dean Radnivosky knew that his "Chapel Americana" would only receive a limited stay in the empty West Side Highway-adjacent warehouse. ...

The Best Places To See Fireworks, Eat Hot Dogs, & More

Posted 05.25.2011 | New York

In keeping with years past, Macy's will be providing the not-to-be-missed fireworks this Fourth of July. Luckily, there are plenty of great places to...

John Slattery, Mad Men Star, Fights Sanitation Garage In Neighborhood

AP | Posted 05.25.2011 | New York

NEW YORK — "Mad Men" star John Slattery says not in my back yard. The actor, who plays advertising executive Roger Sterling on the hit televisi...

West Side Highway Accident Causes Massive Traffic Jam

Posted 05.25.2011 | New York

Traffic on the West Side Highway was brought to a standstill this morning after a car traveling in the northbound lane flipped over the guardrail and ...

Rails and Roads to Trails

Kevin Walsh | Posted 05.25.2011 | New York
Kevin Walsh

While the rehabilitation of the High Line as a lively urban space is one of the more exciting things to happen to NYC's streetscapes in years, it's not the first such transformation to take place.

Hot Time Summer in the City

David Finkle | Posted 05.25.2011 | New York
David Finkle

Because summer is a great time to explore the City, to take advantage of it, to appreciate it, to revel in it. This explains why many denizens will tell you that far from hustling out of town on weekends, they prefer staying in town.

New York Gets High With New Park

New York Post | TOM TOPOUSIS and DAVID SEIFMAN | Posted 05.25.2011 | Home

The long-awaited opening of High Line Park in the super-trendy Meatpacking District took place this morning, with Mayor Bloomberg cutting the ribbon o...