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Saturday's parting shots

Members of the Ukrainian Village Voices folk collective today on Second Avenue ... photos by Derek Berg...


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jetBlue – $197: New York – San Jose, California (and vice versa). Roundtrip, including all Taxes

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Lin-Manuel Miranda unveils New York City, Puerto Rico tourism partnership - WABC-TV


NYC & Company and Discover Puerto Rico have announced a first-ever official partnership aimed at boosting tourism between New York City and Puerto Rico.

New York City's official destination marketing organization and Puerto Rico's newly established destination marketing organi…

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From Valcour Island to Ground Zero: The First and Latest USS New York


Replica of USS Philadelphia

In preparation for the opening of the new Brooklyn Navy Yard Center at Building 92 on Veterans Day, we will be posting on the blog, Facebook, and Twitter all about the rich maritime history of the borough, city, and state, so stay tuned and come visit the Brooklyn Navy Ya…

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Di quella volta che ho preso in mano un giardino di New York.

Se mi seguite su Instagram, sapete di cosa sto parlando: sto parlando del Community Garden di fianco a casa mia, di cui ho preso in mano il management da un mesetto circa. Ma andiamo per gradi.


Dicesi “Community Garden” un giardino che e’ di proprietà di nientep…

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New York “Knickerbocker” Route Details

New York’s “Knickerbocker” is covers the same roads as the Astoria Line 8, with the KOM thrown in for good measure. (A Knickerbocker is simply a New Yorker, although the word itself has a long and interesting history.) This is the second-longest route on the NYC course.

On ground level this co…

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Driver Not Charged for Killing Scooter Rider in Crosswalk

Jinsheng Wu is dead — and no one has been held responsible.

On Friday morning, at around 11 a.m., a driver ran into and killed Wu as he rode an electric scooter — in the crosswalk and with the light, according to police — yet the driver was not charged.

“Investigation is ongoing,” an NYPD sp…

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Holiday Gifts

A Visit from St. Nick to Fido and Fluffy

I am certain if your dog or cat could talk, he would ask for a special gift this holiday season. To help you fill your fur babies’ stockings hung by the chimney with care, AMC has developed this list of unique pet presents, with a bit of help from former New Y…

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One of the few non-numbered north-south routes in New York City, Sutton Place and Sutton Place South are a block east of 1st Avenue and stand in for Avenue A between East 53rd Street and the (Ed Koch) Queensboro Bridge, where York Avenue takes over its route. Oddly, it is divided into two sect…

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