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An FDNY ambulance. (Credit CBS 2)

Van Strikes, Kills Woman In NoLIta

A woman was struck and killed by a van Thursday in NoLIta.

09/25/2014

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Events Held Across Tri-State Area For Banned Books Week

This week has marked Banned Books Week across the country, and readings and discussions have been held and planned across the Tri-State Area to highlight what organizers call the freedom to read.

09/28/2013

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NYC’s 5 Best Places To Get Dessert For Dinner

One of the great pleasures of adulthood has been discovering restaurants that serve dessert for dinner. The restaurants that follow don’t relegate confections to meal’s end—they give the sweet stuff center stage, letting it shine via unusual ingredients and combinations.

04/04/2013

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Food Trucks SweeteryNYC, Korilla BBQ Serving Free Food For Rest Of The Week

Two of New York City’s favorite food trucks will be serving up free fare for the next three days in downtown Manhattan.

11/09/2011

Men play music in the streets at the Feast of San Gennaro festival September 14, 2006 in New York City. (Photo by Mario Tama/Getty Images)

NYC Lets San Gennaro Festival Run Its Full Course

The Community Board and high-end boutique owners wanted the festival scaled back by three blocks because of noise, crowds and smells.

03/02/2011

San Gennaro Feast

Critics Still Want San Gennaro Feast Cut Short

“It killed our business pretty much for two weeks out of the summer, which should be our busiest time,” Emily Snell, of the Paul Frank Store, said. “It’s unfortunate for business owners around this area.”

02/18/2011

San Gennaro Battle

Annual Italian Festival Dividing Community

The annual San Gennaro Festival runs for 11 days through Little Italy and Nolita and an estimated 1 million people attend the feast every year. Despite the festival’s popularity, some residents call it a nightmare.

01/30/2011

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Need a Break from Winter? Try ‘Park Here’

With inches of snow on the ground, a pop-up park helps to take the chill out of your bones.

01/12/2011

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NYC Style: Fashionista Foodie Lisa Cericola

A native of South Florida, Lisa Cericola moved to the New York area in 2003. She is currently style editor at BizBash, a magazine and website for corporate event planners and has written articles for Cosmopolitan, MSN.com, and Shelterrific.com

08/05/2010

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Shop NYC: The Market

The Market NYC, is one of those New York City treasures that I am always amazed that not everyone knows about. This weekend fashion bonanza happens every weekend at a St. Patrick Youth Center (268 […]

07/27/2010