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NYC’s 10 Best Summer Festivals In 2014

After a seemingly endless winter, summer is finally here, bringing with it blue skies, temperatures in the triple digits, flip-flops, and lots of music, performing arts, and literary festivals. Our picks for the ten best festivals of the summer follow.

06/16/2014

State Deal Reached To Reopen Statue Of Liberty Amid Continued Government Shutdown

5 Most Patriotic Sites In New York City

Flag Day commemorates the adoption of the stars and stripes on June 14, 1777. Celebrate this holiday by spending some time at one of New York City’s most patriotic sites. Herewith, the five places in New York that we find most moving and most stirring.

06/12/2014

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Best Outdoor Bars In Hoboken

Outdoor bar season is back in Hoboken! So go out and start drinking under the sun or the moon at these local outdoor bars.

05/29/2014

NEW YORK, NY - MAY 06: A general view of atmosphere at TechCrunch Disrupt NY 2014 - Day 2 on May 6, 2014 in New York City. (Photo by Brian Ach/Getty Images for TechCrunch)

TechCrunch Disrupt Recap Day 3

What do Yahoo’s Marissa Mayer and Nasty Gal’s Sophia Amoruso have in common? They’re both leaders who aren’t afraid to take risks and learn from their mistakes.

05/08/2014

NEW YORK, NY - MAY 05: TechCrunch Disrupt NY 2014 - Day 1 on May 5, 2014 in New York City. (Photo by Brian Ach/Getty Images for TechCrunch)

TechCrunch Disrupt Recap – Day 2

You probably wouldn’t expect comedian TJ Miller to hit the stage at a technology convention but that’s exactly what happened on Day Two of TechCrunch Disrupt. He wasn’t the only person to wow the audience on Tuesday.

05/06/2014

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Let The Games Begin: TechCrunch Disrupt Takes Over NYC

TechCrunch Disrupt officially kicked off Monday at the Manhattan Center, with hundreds of start-ups presenting their ideas and technologies to some of the best in the business.

05/06/2014

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Best Bakeries In Hoboken

Looking for a sweet Hoboken treat? Skip the line at Carlo’s Bakery and feast on these breads and pastries found all over the city.

04/21/2014

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NYC’s 5 Best Record Stores

Do your part to support these vital cultural institutions by browsing the bins at any or all of the best record stores in New York City.

04/18/2014

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Tracy Morgan Sits Down with Hannibal Buress To Talk About ‘SNL,’ ’30 Rock,’ & What’s Next

Tracy Morgan considers Richard Pryor to be the Messiah of comedy but ask him who the greatest living comedian is and he’ll say it’s himself. That’s exactly why his fans came out to see him on Wednesday night. Because only Tracy Morgan could say that and make it funny.

04/18/2014

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NYC Food Truck Lunch: Beef Rendang From Mamak

Mamak’s new menu still has some of the same appetizers, plus chicken and beef rendang (a type of stew), but now you can get it over rice or in a noodle soup.

04/04/2014

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Guide To Citi Field

As the Mets begin their 2012 campaign we took a look at their home in Flushing.

CBS New York–04/01/2014

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NYC Food Truck Lunch: ‘Mickey Scars’ From DiSO’s Italian Sandwich Society

One of the better food trucks to open last summer was DiSO’s Italian Sandwich Society. It’s like an excellent Italian deli on wheels, and Italian heros are among our favorite types of sandwiches. The meats […]

03/31/2014

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Best Things To Do In Hoboken

Hoboken may be a small city, but there’s plenty of things to do in the warm weather and all year long. Just stepped out of the PATH train and have nothing to do? Pick one of these Hoboken highlights.

03/25/2014

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NYC Food Truck Lunch: Shrimp Teriyaki From Yume Teriyaki Grill

The menu is obviously teriyaki-based, but there are 7 different choices ranging from $6-11, including a veggie option.

03/21/2014

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NYC’s 8 Best St. Patrick’s Day Cocktails

Guinness may be a St. Patrick’s Day tradition, but there are a slew of festive cocktails specially created to put you in the holiday spirit at these New York City bars and restaurants. Sláinte!

03/17/2014