I’m training to volunteer with an animal rescue. Basically, I’ll sit in Union Square and try to get people to adopt dogs. Helping some poochies get new homes seemed like a really great way to honor my own pup’s memory. What are you up to this weekend?
Guy: I can understand her sleeping with my best friend on my couch and all…Girl: But the falling in love thing? That’s just rude!–Union Square Barnes & NobleOverheard by: suzz
It appears investors in ETSY just barely missed out on its 30 day IPO-back guarantee... And here are the analysts covering this super-stock... Which, as Union Square Ventures' Fred Wilson explains, confirms "public markets are doing a very good job of valuing public companies... and private markets need to be ratcheted back..."
In the final episode of the wonderful documentary video series “No Your City” (previously), filmmaker Nicolas Heller spends some time with photographer Normal Bob Smith, who spends his days documenting the characters of Union Square Park. Normal Bob Smith has been carefully documenting Union Square Park for the past 12 years. Through coming out with […]
Thanks to APIs, a new generation of startups that are built almost entirely on third-party APIs is emerging. Dubbed "No Stack Startups" by venture capitalist Andy Weissman of Union Square Ventures, these nascent companies "focus on the...Show More Summary
News from New York: UNION SQUARE, N.Y. (PIX11) — Police are searching for a man wanted for bashing two women with a hammer in Union Square and who may be connected to two other attacks in Manhattan. A photo of the alleged attacker was released midday Tuesday. Earlier in the day, police sent out a sketch of […]
A hammer-wielding man was on the loose after attacking four people, including two women near Union Square, over a six-hour terror spree.
A man attacked two women with a hammer near Union Square on Monday evening, sending both to the hospital, where they were treated for scalp injuries.According to DNAinfo, the man pulled a hammer out of his backpack around 7:30 p.m. and randomly attacked a 28-year-old woman sitting on a bench... More »
Police say that two women were attacked by a hammer-wielding man in separate incidents in and near Union Square last night. [ more › ]
A lunatic with a hammer attacked two women Monday night: one in Union Square, the other on a block nearby, cop sources said.
Skinny tween: I hate it when people smush me in the subway.Fatty tween: Yeah, it's not like we take up that much space!Skinny tween: Why am I so tiny?Fatty tween: Why did god make us so tiny?–Union Square
Girl #1: Man, it sure is cold. Girl #2: Yes…but my insides are fiery…and cancerous. –Union Square Overheard by: Grace
There was Governor Andrew Cuomo in the noonday sun, smiling and shouting from a stage in Union Square to a crowd of union workers, touting his plan to boost the minimum wage for New York’s 180,000 fast-food workers, as a step toward “redefining income inequality.” Two hours later, inside City... More »
Though you wouldn't believe it from the lines at its Union Square outpost, Whole Foods hasn't lived up to Wall Street's expectations for growth and is taking action to prevent further slippage. The chain announced plans to boost disappointing...Show More Summary
Girl #1: How much does he want? Girl #2: Ten dollars. Girl #1 to gypsy cab: Fuck you! I’d rather drag my friend home on her face than pay you ten dollars! –Union Square East Overheard by: Jim
Union Square, circa 1900. The Fruiterers, 28th Street and Broadway, circa 1905. Breakfast at Tiffany’s, 1906. The Beer Garden on the Roof of the Belasco Theater, 42nd Street between 7th and 8th Avenues, circa 1902. Sunday Parading on 5th Avenue at 47th Street, circa 1901. See more »
The annual NYC Cannabis Day Parade drew several hundred activists and smokers yesterday to Union Square for an afternoon of speeches, music, camaraderie, and lots and lots of weed. [ more › ]
Girl #1: That’s weird, they don’t have any Tori Amos here. Girl #2: Have you checked under “A”? Girl #1: Why would it be under “A”? –Virgin, Union Square
If you can tear yourself away from a trip inside its stunning elevators, there's more than just fine art to behold at the brand new Whitney Museum that just opened on Gansevoort near the High Line. Danny Meyer's Union Square Hospitality...Show More Summary
The pastry wizards at Union Square's Breads Bakery never cease to amaze our tastebuds with their incredible confection creations. This month, they're celebrating a New York City tradition: the cheesecake. Each week they'll offer up a different flavor of the traditional dessert, from classic to a mashup with one of the bakery's signature offerings. [ more › ]