A woman who says she was drugged and raped in the bathroom of a popular Lower East Side bar last week has made her story public in an effort to spur a larger conversation about how society treats victims of sexual violence. [ more ›...
Brooklyn Bridge Park's Pier 6 playground via Michael Van Valkenburgh Associates Playgrounds just aren't like they used to be. The inauguration for New York's first playground, Seward Park on the Lower East Side, was nothing short of apocalyptic. Twenty thousand...
Antony Morato travels to New York for its fall-winter 2015 campaign. Continuing its Places series, the advertisement takes us to Brooklyn, Coney Island and the Lower East Side. Photographed by Tony Thorimbert, the black & white campaign...Show More Summary
(Photo: Devon Knight/The Guardian) The Spaghetti Incident, a new restaurant in the Lower East Side of Manhattan, has devised an ingenious way to get people to buy its spaghetti. Besides offering several tasty varieties, the restaurant offers its spaghetti for takeout in cones. Show More Summary
An Upper East Side doctor who performed unnecessary procedures on his tax returns and his wife are heading to prison.
Upper East Siders won a major victory after the de Blasio administration agreed to relocate the entrance to a controversial trash facility.
Like so many US presidents seeking a lasting legacy, Barack Obama wants to heal the Middle East by bringing both sides together. This is unrealistic: You can’t make deals with terrorists like the PLO. Obama has left the Middle East in flames, with ISIS growing all the time. And he’s given Iran tacit permission to build nuclear weapons. Now Israel’s […]
A couple years ago, I met a musician in a fancy bar on the Upper East Side named Willis Earl Beal for an interview. He was wearing a hat and a Zorro-style mask and he got in a fight with the bartender about whether or not he could keep his hat on. Show More Summary
Attention campers: the cat is out of the bag. The Daily News got a sneak peek of this pop-up purr-adise.
A memorial for James Salter was held late Tuesday afternoon on the Upper East Side, at a Unitarian church with an abstract cross in the stained glass above the pulpit. The place was full—and hot. Folding chairs had been set up along the side aisles for the overflow. Show More Summary
Margaretta Barton Colt’s self-published book details the 27-year life of the Military Bookman, a specialty antiquarian shop she and her husband ran on the Upper East Side.
Mother (to son): Well, I thought you had beautiful legs, Greg. –Lower East Side
This morning I citibiked down the west side of Manhattan along the Hudson to Pier 11, where I caught the East River Ferry to Dumbo. I took this picture on the ferry ride across the east river. In Dumbo, I got on another Citibike which I rode to Clinton Hill, docked it, got an iced […]
In the past few weeks, three Japanese izakaya-style dining experiences have opened; two in Bushwick and the third, Bar Gato, last night on the Lower East Side. At his namesake bar, Tokyo native and Pegu Club alum Kenta Goto tweaksShow More Summary
“I like to start with Cat Pose for this class,” says Amy Apgar, a Prana Power Yoga teacher who’s sitting in front of a ten-person yoga class at Meow Parlour, a “cat café” on the Lower East Side. Though the space is typically used for people to socialize with adoptable... More »
A Parks Enforcement Patrol (PEP) officer was "overtaken by fecal fumes" and subsequently hospitalized yesterday after reporting to his shift at Sara D. Roosevelt Park on the Lower East Side. There, he found that the basement to the park's...Show More Summary
Egypt plans to allow smaller vessels in the Mediterranean direct access to East Port Said around the clock instead of just eight hours a day by building a side channel near the Suez Canal,
A blend of California-Mexican cuisine with some of the less punitive flavors from the health-food and vegan disciplines.
The AFC East is loaded with talent on both sides of the ball. Who will stand out on the offensive side of the ball? Watch as Bleacher Report NFL Analyst Matt Miller makes his pick in the video above. Read more NFL news on BleacherReport.com
Kuafu Properties, a New York-based Chinese investment firm formed two years ago, plans to build a condominium tower at the Upper East Side site that once housed the Subway Inn dive bar. The company... To view the full story, click the title link.