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Filed Under:United States / New York
Posts on Regator:13291
Posts / Week:38.3
Archived Since:March 7, 2008

Blog Post Archive

A Suddenly Vacant Apartment

Metropolitan Diary: He had never stared at the dark-haired woman in a nearby building, never spoken to her, but the new emptiness was a kind of loss.

New York Today: Hello, High Holy Days

Wednesday: A guide to Rosh Hashana for parents, fine fall weather, and a visit from the President.

A California Query

Metropolitan Diary: A poet asks, from a West Coast perspective, how carless New Yorkers do their food shopping.

New York Today: The Women Who Built the City

Tuesday: The United Nations Climate Summit, sunny and brisk, and a polar bear arrest.

New York Today: The U.N. Meets

Monday: The General Assembly convenes, glorious weather, and climate protests continue.

Filling a Prescription for a Dog

Metropolitan Diary: Whenever the writer picks up a drug for his pet, he gets questions like patient's name, date of birth and if any counseling is needed.

Monarch Butterfly: A Journey of 2,000 Miles Guided by Mysterious Maps

Each autumn, thousands of monarch butterflies sweep southbound through New York City in one of the world’s most famous migrations.

Big Ticket | Mansion of a Different Hue for $42.5 Million

An otherwise nondescript brick mansion in Greenwich Village is the sale of the week.

Life in the Young, Hip and Fast Lane

Metropolitan Diary: A woman recounted her three part-time jobs last year, along with the trendy office accouterments and short-lived romance.

New York Today: Storm-Soaked Photos

Friday and the weekend: A glimpse at the Photoville photography show, crisp weather, and more climate march events.

New York City’s Week in Pictures: September 19

A slide show from the past week in New York City and the region includes images of preparations for the People’s Climate March and construction of the new Tappan Zee Bridge.

A Boy’s Revenge on a Noisy Bed Mate

Metropolitan Diary: Growing up in the Great Depression, a 9-year-old boy had to share his bed with a boarder who would come home late from a bar.

New York Today: Climate March Countdown

Thursday: What to expect at Sunday's march, blue skies, and a tortoise is unveiled.

Moving Up the Ranks

Tracy Lewis, at a ceremony Wednesday, became the top-ranking African-American woman in New York’s Fire Department.

Fake News Story Causes Real Headache on Coney Island

A hoax article about a roller-coaster crash opens a window onto the weird world of untrue news.

Love Locks on a Hudson Pier

Metropolitan Diary: The Parisian lovers' fad of attaching a padlock to a bridge has come to the Hudson River, but one couple appeared to be hedging.

New York Today: Fair and Fall-like

Wednesday: Golden days, the mayor plays softball, and a vegetable version of the Manhattan skyline.

Late Summer Play

Preschoolers racing at Dag Hammarskjold Plaza on the East Side of Manhattan on Tuesday. Autumn arrives next week.

Death and Poppy Seed Bagels

Metropolitan Diary: Told that her favorite bagel place was out of poppy seed and that the owner had died, a shopper made her priorities clear.

New York Today: Joyless in Mudville

Tuesday: The Yankees' fading hopes, rain then sun, and a Beastie Boy builds a fancy house.

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