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Five Little Known Facts About “A Christmas Carol”

Carlo DeVito, author of “Inventing Scrooge” from sister company Simon & Schuster, shares five little known facts about Charles Dicken’s “A Christmas Carol.”

12/08/2014

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Best Local Organizations For Holiday Donations In New York City

From using the arts as positive motivation for inner city youth, to holiday shopping with the city’s LGBT senior citizens, here’s a list of local organizations worthy of donations this holiday season.

12/08/2014

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The Radio City Santa Claus Guide To Christmas In NYC

Charles Edward Hall, author of Santa Claus Is For Real: A True Christmas Fable About The Magic Of Believing, has a full guide to New York City’s iconic Christmas Holiday.

12/05/2014

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The 5 Best Places To Curl Up With A Book

Living in New York City means it’s hard to get away from the hustle and bustle. But it’s not impossible. We’ve picked the 5 best places to curl up with a book.

12/03/2014

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2014 Holiday Events In New York City

Some of the best events of the year take place during the holidays, keeping you even more in the festive mood. Here’s your guide to 2014’s best holiday-themed events in New York City.

12/01/2014

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The 5 Best Winter Workouts In NYC

We get it. It’s cold outside. But that doesn’t mean you can’t stay in shape this winter.

12/01/2014

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Best Winter 2014-2015 Art Events In New York City

From exhibition openings and closings to winter festivals, there’s no lack of things to do in New York City this winter. There’s actually so much to do, it can kind of be overwhelming. So we’ve narrowed it down to the best art events of the season.

11/24/2014

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Best Upcoming Classical Music Performances In New York City

From the Lincoln Center to Brooklyn Academia of Music (BAM), here’s a list of the best classical performances for the remainder of 2014.

11/10/2014

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New For Fall: Nonfiction Books To Add To Your Reading List

Fall has officially arrived and the chilly weather just makes us want to curl up by the crackling fire with a great book. So put the hot chocolate on the stove and cut yourself a slice a pie because our sister company Simon & Schuster is at it again with these riveting true stories to help pass the long autumn evenings.

11/09/2014

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Best Thanksgiving Events In New York City

Read on to discover some of the best places for Thanksgiving events in New York City.

11/08/2014

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Designer Erin Gates On Styling Your Bookshelf

Get tips for organizing your bookshelf from Erin Gates, author of Elements of Style: Designing a Home & a Life from sister company Simon & Schuster.

11/05/2014

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Midtown Manhattan’s 5 Best Pocket Parks

When you work within the skyscrapers of Midtown, or simply spend enough time walking in their shadows, you become grateful for the peace and greenery provided by these tiny parks.

11/05/2014

Members of the New York State National Guard carry a large flag during the annual Veterans Day Parade November 11, 2013 on Fifth Avenue in New York. The parade honored all veterans with a special salute to women in uniform. AFP PHOTO/Stan HONDA        (Photo credit should read STAN HONDA/AFP/Getty Images)

2014 Veterans Day Events In New York City

Show your support for our troops and what they’ve done for our country at these 2014 Veterans Day events.

11/04/2014

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A Hollywood-Inspired Reading List

Books form the basis of countless Hollywood films and you’ll have no shortage of big screen adaptations to choose from during this year’s Oscar season and throughout 2015.

10/27/2014

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Best Upcoming Musicals In New York City

With brilliant set design, feel-good plots and incredible singing, you can’t help but want to see each and every show in town. Here’s our guide to the top five upcoming musicals in New York City.

10/27/2014

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The 69th Annual Columbus Day Parade

Columbus Day Parade

The parade, held every year since 1929, honors Italian Americans’ contributions to New York City and draws around million spectators and 35,000 marchers.

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