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Filed Under:United States / New York
Posts on Regator:13343
Posts / Week:38
Archived Since:March 7, 2008

Blog Post Archive

James Baldwin, a Stranger and Me

Metropolitan Diary: A young woman feared the worst when a subway rider asked her an odd question, but it was about her book.

New York Today: Political Parties

Wednesday: Election results, sun and rain, and a pop-up small batch market.

2014 Election Coverage of New York, Connecticut and New Jersey Races

A collection of articles on Election Day spanning the New York region.

How 10 New Yorkers Flaunted Their “I Voted” Stickers

New Yorkers who voted Tuesday proudly and creatively showed off their "I Voted" stickers. Here's a selection of shots taken from neighborhoods around the city, worn by voters and even tolerated by a few pets.

Nostalgic Odors on the No. 5 Train

Metropolitan Diary: A stranger on the subway smelled of tobacco, and suddenly, a rider was flooded with memories.

New York Today: Elections Arrive

Tuesday: Voters head to the polls, a balmy day, and a visit from Henry Kissinger.

New York Today: A Hint of Winter

Monday: A chilly morning, the last day before elections, and vanishing billboard poetry.

In New York and Connecticut, a Last Big Push for Votes

Candidates worked hard on the trail as Tuesday's election loomed.

Bouquet, Used Only Once

Metropolitan Diary: Two friends watch and reinvent an attempt at peacemaking in Washington Square Park.

Reaction to the Merging of Catholic Churches

Tell us your thoughts about the merging of 55 area parishes with neighboring churches in New York.

Meet the Butter Butt, One Tough Bird

The yellow-rumped warbler (Setophaga coronata) overwinters farther north than any other North American wood warbler, and is very hardy.

Lonely Guy Brunch

Metropolitan Diary: A man is eating poached eggs with only his sunglasses and the contents of his pockets as companions, and devoting his time to reflecting.

New York Today: Favorite New Haunt

Friday: Ghost tourism in Brooklyn, a cloudy day, and a beloved bar's last call.

Elsa From ‘Frozen,’ a New Halloween Favorite

Elsa, the ice queen in the animated movie "Frozen," has become a must-have costume for the Disney heroine's youngest fans.

Halloween on Beekman Place

Metropolitan Diary: A man recalled one memorable trick-or-treating expedition when he stumbled upon a black-tie dinner party.

New York Today: Multitasking Marathoner

Thursday: a world-class runner who is a fulltime lawyer, cooler weather, and weak sales for the governor's memoir.

Two Years After the Storm, a Building Falls

A Staten Island house damaged by Hurricane Sandy that was bought back by the government was demolished on Wednesday.

Fast Food, Fast Regrets

Metropolitan Diary: Wolfing down a chicken kebab in Midtown, and a hot dog a block away, led to repentance by the end of the subway ride.

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