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NYC Amps Up Teacher Recruiting, Training Ahead Of Fall Pre-K Expansion

New York City is on a teacher recruiting and training blitz as it prepares to take on tens of thousands of additional pre-kindergarten students this fall.


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Man Who Came Down With Bubonic Plague In NYC Dies Of Unrelated Illness

A man who nearly lost his life in New York City’s first instance of bubonic plague in more than 100 years back in 2002 has died of an unrelated illness in a Santa Fe, New Mexico, hospital, his wife said Thursday.



The 5 Best Things To Do In NYC Tonight, June 26

Tonight in New York City: See Michael McDonald perform live, go swing dancing at the New York Botanical Garden, or get fit with CrossFit at Union Square Park.



The 5 Best Things To Do In NYC Tonight, June 25

Tonight in New York City: Find out about other peoples’ issues, take part in a pickup soccer game with some seriously famous athletes, or celebrate the 30th anniversary of Purple Rain. By Carly Petrone. The […]


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The 5 Best Things To Do In NYC Tonight, June 24

Tonight in New York City: Learn how to dance the Lindy Hop outside at Lincoln Center, check out the celestial skies at Hayden Planetarium, or go on a nature walk with the fireflies in the Bronx.



The 5 Best Things To Do In NYC Tonight, June 23

Tonight in New York City: Chill out with some refreshing cool dinner options, check out a literary cabaret, or test out your hilarious story at open mic night at UCBeast.


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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.



The 5 Best Things To Do In NYC Tonight, June 20

Tonight in New York City: Watch a French film in Tompkins Square Park, pick up the most radical 80’s outfit, or listen to Amos Lee perform at The Bandshell in Prospect Park.



The 5 Best Things To Do In NYC Tonight, June 19

Tonight in New York City: Listen to Joy Behar tell some of her favorite stories on stage, take a free CrossFit class at Union Square Park, or take advantage of a serious discount at some of your favorite stores in the Meatpacking District.



Travel Guide To New York City

This handy guide to New York City can help you plan out your trip and serve as a reference to the city’s top attractions along with food and lodging recommendations.


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NYC’s Best Bars For A Martini

Whether you like them shaken or stirred, martinis have stood the test of time as a classic cocktail. Check out these New York City martini bars for the best versions of the cocktail in the big apple.


Joseph Nimmich (L), FEMA associate administrator for Response and Recovery, Joseph F. Bruno (C), commissioner, New York City Office of Emergency Management and Kathryn Sullivan (R), NOAA (National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration) Administrator (Photo credit should read STAN HONDA/AFP/Getty Images)

New York City OEM Commissioner Joseph Bruno Resigns

Mayoral spokeswoman Marti Adams said Joseph Bruno will be stepping down on June 27.



The 5 Best Things To Do In NYC Tonight, June 18

Tonight in New York City: Relax and stretch out at a free yoga class in Staten Island, let Reggie Watts entertain you at Town Hall, or watch Rango with the kiddos at South Street Seaport.


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Terrorism Experts Warn: Leader Of ISIS Has His Eyes On New York City

The new war in Iraq has local terrorism experts on high alert. The leader of the insurgent group swallowing city after city there has vowed to bring his war to New York City.



The 5 Best Things To Do In NYC Tonight, June 17

Tonight in New York City: Learn how to cook Asian-style fish entrees, listen to live music in Washington Square Park, or watch the new compelling documentary about the late Internet visionary, Aaron Swartz.