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SUMMER'S HERE, BABY: Mary Lee The Shark Is Headed To NJ

Some surefire signs of summer include: excess mucus, sidewalk roaches, back sweat, other people's back sweat, sunburn, late-night Googling "Is this mole weird?" and the threat of A/C-related electrical fires and/or crushing death. But...Show More Summary

Here’s Your Chance to Cook for the British Royal Family

Prince Charles and Camilla, Duchess of Cornwall, are taking applications.

Free Ice Cream & Hot Dogs For Everyone Sticking Around NYC This Weekend

29 minutes agoUnited States / New York : Gothamist

Pictured above is the The Doughnut Project's Maple Bourbon Tabasco Glazed Doughnut serving as a bun for the Fried Chicken Sandwich at Root & Bone. If this tickles your taste buds, head to Root & Bone's East Village restaurant anytime this weekend to order it. Show More Summary

Universal Healthcare Looks Increasingly Possible In New York State

As the debate rages in Washington, DC about whether to trade Trumpcare for Obamacare, a group of lawmakers in New York State see an opportunity for a progressive win here at home. Emboldened by an energized local left wing and operating...Show More Summary

Forecast: More Clouds Than Sun For Memorial Day Weekend

With any luck the worst of the recent rain has passed us by, but that doesn't mean we're in for a dry holiday weekend. After yesterday's storm, May rainfall is now over six inches. That storm is now east of Cape Cod and headed toward Nova Scotia. Show More Summary

Manhattan luxury-home sellers are cutting prices to sell apts.

Owners of Manhattan luxury homes are waking up to a simple reality: If you want your place to sell, drop your price. For high-end homes that found buyers in 2017, the median asking price was... To view the full story, click the title link.

Bronx ice-rink project finally moves forward

The city has finally agreed to hand over the lease to the builder who wants to redevelop the Kingsbridge Armory in the Bronx into an ice complex. Mayor Bill de Blasio announced the change of heart... To view the full story, click the title link.

City's busiest emergency room will distribute naloxone to treat heroin overdoses

As chair of emergency medicine at Lincoln Hospital, Dr. Sandra Scott is used to seeing as many as five opioid overdoses in a single day. "We've been in a state of crisis for some time, and now it's... To view the full story, click the title link.

Brooklyn Online Eyeglass Purveyor Arrested Again For Allegedly Harassing Unhappy Customers

The owner of an online eyeglasses website who has been previously convicted for threatening customers with violence—including rape and murder—has been arrested again. This time, the U.S. Attorney's office says he allegedly "misrepresent[ed]...Show More Summary

FFS PSA: TURN OFF YOUR ALARM CLOCK WHEN YOU GO OUT OF TOWN

This morning I was awakened to the incessant chirp of an alarm clock. Not my alarm, mind you, which was set to bark at me many hours later, but one belonging to one of my neighbors. I have heard this alarm clock before in some borderless...Show More Summary

The Absolute Best Ramen in New York

In this noodle-mad city, these are the bowls you definitely need to eat right now.

A Dramatic Plan To Rebuild Penn Station & Restore Its Lost Grandeur

In recent weeks, Governor Andrew Cuomo has expressed increasing frustration with the state of affairs at the station. A "Summer of Agony," he's now predicting, for a "literally crumbling" station not expected to improve "for the foreseeable...Show More Summary

White Folks Still Claim Jesus Was A Cracker

Teen boy: Do you know where I can find those Communion wafers? I want to eat them with salsa. Friend: Um, you can’t just eat those. It’s the body of Christ. –Rockefeller Center Overheard by: Jason Headline by: Bored Beyond Belief Runners-Up: · “Besides, Three Days Later You’ll Be Hungry Again” – Sparky · “…And […]

Men Dressed As Construction Workers Rob Brooklyn Heights Jewelry Store At Gunpoint

Three men disguised as construction workers in hard hats and orange vests assaulted a Brooklyn Heights jewelry store owner on Thursday evening before making off with jewelry and hundreds of thousands of dollars in cash, according to the NYPD. [ more › ]

Actress June Diane Raphael Treats Herself to Room-Service Chocolate-Lava Cake

“I hear the word ‘impeach’ on CNN. I’ve got a lava cake. It’s not a bad night.”

The star of Perfect Crime has performed the same part for 12,335 shows and counting

Catherine Russell has made history playing Margaret Thorne Brent in the off-Broadway murder mystery Perfect Crime. Being the leading lady eight times a week for the past 30 years has earned her the... To view the full story, click the title link.

New York has dirtier air than nearly every city. It's about to get worse

Memorial Day weekend marks the start of the summer season. Nothing says “summer” like getting outdoors and enjoying the fresh air. That means New Yorkers will head to the beach to relax... To view the full story, click the title lin...

This Smartwatch Redefines Wearables With Intuitive Design

The Ticwatch 2 Active Smartwatch uses its own proprietary Ticwatch OS to produce an easy-to-use interface and sleek design that transitions from the gym to the office seamlessly. This is a watch that's made to be used every day. Set reminders, make calls, get text notifications, and much more. [ more › ]

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