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Brooklyn’s Best Rooftop Bars

What better way to escape the bustle of New York City than to rise above it? These Brooklyn rooftop bars offer cold drinks, stellar NYC views and a welcome breath of fresh air.

08/05/2014

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9 Cocktails To Celebrate National Tequila Day In NYC

As if you needed an excuse for a mid-week cocktail, Thursday, June 24 is National Tequila Day. Here’s a look at nine of our favorite tequila-based cocktails in New York City. From margaritas to sweet to spicy, each drink is worth celebrating.

CBS New York–07/24/2014

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The 4 Best Hookah Bars In NYC

Get a taste of the Middle East with your friends without having to travel half-way across the world by visiting these hookah bars which are guaranteed to be a favorite hang out spot all year round.

07/17/2014

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NYC’s 6 Best Oyster Happy Hours, 2014

From East Coast varieties like Blue Points to bivalves from the West Coast, oyster selections abound in the Big Apple. For happy hour, many bars and restaurants around the city offer freshly shucked oysters for only $1 a pop or with a drink deal.

07/11/2014

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New York City’s 6 Best Mojitos

Cuba’s popular cocktail, the Mojito, is a delicious way to beat the heat with refreshing flavors of lime and mint. These New York City bars are offering the best of both traditional and creative mojitos for a taste of a Havana vacation in a glass.

07/05/2014

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NYC’s Best Bars With Trivia

Trivia nights in NYC offer prizes and a chance to stretch your brain, drink in hand. Challenge yourself to these New York bars’ weekly quiz-offs.

06/23/2014

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Watch Ed Sheeran Play ‘Sing’ from #EdonEllis

Hey #Sheerios: Couldn’t join us for #EdOnEllis? Watch Ed Sheeran play ‘Sing’ from the concert, and check out the best moments from the night here.

06/17/2014

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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

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At The Tony’s With CBS 2’s Dana Tyler

Join CBS 2’s Dana Tyler as she covers the most anticipated awards of the night; chats with Tony nominees, including Neil Patrick Harris, Audra McDonald, and Tony Shalhoub; tours the stage of “Aladdin;” and a whole lot more.

06/07/2014

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NYC’s 6 Best Rooftop Bars

With the warm weather finally gracing the city, we know you’re looking to find the best outdoor watering holes. Head up to these NYC rooftops for breathtaking view of the Manhattan skyline, trendy scene and strong libations, where you’ll feel like you’re on top of the world this summer.

06/04/2014

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The 5 Best Waterfront Restaurants & Bars In New York

Finally, the warm weather has arrived. Here are a few excellent venues to both wet your whistle and wile away the hours as you watch the setting sun and celebrate the new season.

CBS New York–06/03/2014

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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

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NYC’s Best Bars With Board Games

Connect Four, Apples To Apples and Sorry! aren’t just for kids. Check out NYC’s best bars with board games the next time you’re feeling competitive.

05/19/2014

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NYC’s 5 Best Cinco De Mayo Celebrations

Make sure to save up some energy after your Kentucky Derby party this weekend to celebrate Cinco de Mayo with specialty cocktails, Mexican meals and festive music. Make reservations for a fiesta at one of these city restaurants and bars on May 5.

05/02/2014

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Downtown Manhattan’s Best Craft Beer Bars

Head to downtown Manhattan for some of New York City’s best craft beer bars.

04/24/2014

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Restoration Continues At NYC's Rockaway Beach 10 Months After Superstorm Sandy

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Views of the Rockaways, where work continues on the Rockaway boardwalk and beach which were both heavily damaged in superstorm Sandy. Plans for the reconstruction of the Rockaway Beach boardwalk will be released n September according to Parks Commissioner Veronica White.

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