<![CDATA[NBC New York - The Scene]]>Copyright 2017http://www.nbcnewyork.com/entertainment/the-scene http://media.nbcnewyork.com/designimages/4NY_Horizontal.jpg NBC New York http://www.nbcnewyork.comen-usMon, 21 Aug 2017 04:48:16 -0400Mon, 21 Aug 2017 04:48:16 -0400NBC Owned Television Stations <![CDATA[New Yorkers in Mad Dash for Eclipse Glasses ]]> Sun, 20 Aug 2017 23:32:16 -0400 http://media.nbcnewyork.com/images/213*120/GhostLeeOne.jpg
New Yorkers are searching high and low for a pair of specialty sunglasses affixed with a solar filter ahead of Monday’s much-anticipated Great American Eclipse.

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<![CDATA[10 Questions About Monday's Solar Eclipse Answered]]> Sun, 20 Aug 2017 16:24:25 -0400 http://media.nbcnewyork.com/images/213*120/Solar+Eclipse+Asia.jpg
On Monday, August 21, hundreds of millions of people will get a chance to view the first total solar eclipse visible from the contiguous United States in nearly 40 years. Here are some of the most asked...

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<![CDATA[Yankees Announce Birth of Derek and Hannah Jeter's Baby Girl]]> Fri, 18 Aug 2017 14:04:48 -0400 http://media.nbcnewyork.com/images/213*120/derek+jeter+hannah+davis.jpg
Derek Jeter is now the proud father of a beautiful baby girl, according to the Yankees.

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<![CDATA[Where to Watch Monday's Solar Eclipse in the Tri-State Area]]> Mon, 21 Aug 2017 02:37:05 -0400 http://media.nbcnewyork.com/images/186*120/eclipse-ojos-quemados-009.jpg
Here's a look at some places to catch the solar eclipse in the tri-state area.

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<![CDATA[How to Make Apartment Living Work for You and Your Pup]]> Thu, 17 Aug 2017 12:39:51 -0400 http://media.nbcnewyork.com/images/213*120/Bergs-dog.jpg
Living in an apartment with your canine companion isn’t much different from living with a human roommate: They don't clean, they don’t pay for groceries and you're starting to suspect they don't even have...

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<![CDATA[The Luxurious Lifestyle of New York's Poshest Pooches]]> Thu, 17 Aug 2017 11:57:06 -0400 http://media.nbcnewyork.com/images/213*120/1LK_3334_NYCDogs_WEB.jpg
Ashley and Cooper get a taste of the high life, New York style. From a five-star hotel exclusively for dogs to a puppy pool party in the Hamptons, it's clear that NYC really has gone to the dogs!]]>
<![CDATA[Where to Find Solar Eclipse Glasses in NYC by Monday]]> Sun, 20 Aug 2017 09:38:00 -0400 http://media.nbcnewyork.com/images/213*120/GettyImages-830380350.jpg
You have one day to score a pair of eclipse glasses if you haven't yet.

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<![CDATA[Introducing the New Dorney Park FREE Pre-K Pass]]> Fri, 18 Aug 2017 09:14:53 -0400 http://media.nbcnewyork.com/images/213*120/Dorney-Park-Generic.jpg
Summer is coming to an end, but that doesn’t mean the fun has to! Dorney Park & Wildwater Kingdom are letting kids ages three to five in FOR FREE.]]>
<![CDATA[Beth Stern, Katie Lee Talk Clear the Shelters and 'Pethood']]> Wed, 16 Aug 2017 12:53:25 -0400 http://media.nbcnewyork.com/images/215*120/Katie+Lee+Beth+Stern.jpg
Clear the Shelters, a nationwide pet adoption drive to help animals in need finding loving homes, will take place on Saturday, August 19. This year's event hosts, celebrity chef Katie Lee and Beth Stern...

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<![CDATA[6 Free Apps for Pet Owners]]> Wed, 16 Aug 2017 12:47:05 -0400 http://media.nbcnewyork.com/images/213*120/GettyImages-77541854.jpg
Nowadays, caring for your pet has never been easier and more enjoyable. From finding a pet sitter and setting up play dates to handling medical emergencies and training your pet, there’s an app for...

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<![CDATA[10 Truly Unique Museums to Try in NYC]]> Wed, 16 Aug 2017 13:28:57 -0400 http://media.nbcnewyork.com/images/213*120/Obscura+Antiques_Mike+Zohn1+.jpg
From taxidermy animals to trains to exhibitions that tickle your taste buds, New York City has a range of unique museums you may have never heard of. Next time you're in the mood to visit a museum, consider some...

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<![CDATA[8 Grocery Chains With Some of the Best Prices in America]]> Wed, 16 Aug 2017 10:32:08 -0400 http://media.nbcnewyork.com/images/180*120/GettyImages-456335138+%281%29.jpg
Everybody loves a good deal, right? And shopping for groceries is no exception.

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<![CDATA[Let's 'Clear the Shelters' on Saturday, August 19!]]> Tue, 15 Aug 2017 15:46:13 -0400 http://media.nbcnewyork.com/images/213*120/2017+CTS+Collage+TopLine+2083x854%5B1%5D.jpg
Every summer, animal shelters and rescues are filled to the brim with new spring litters and homeless pets. Shelters run on all cylinders to match pets with new forever families.

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<![CDATA[Hundreds of Pikachus Parade Through Yokohama, Japan]]> Tue, 15 Aug 2017 09:58:06 -0400 http://media.nbcnewyork.com/images/213*120/pikachuparade.jpg
More than 100 Pikachus, a character from the game Pokemon, paraded through the streets of Yokohama, Japan, on Aug. 14.]]>
<![CDATA['SNL' Alum Rachel Dratch Gets 20-Year-Old Parking Ticket From Chicago]]> Fri, 11 Aug 2017 12:50:55 -0400 http://media.nbcnewyork.com/images/180*120/Rachel+Dratch+2007+Tribeca+Film+Festival+Bryan+Bedder.JPG
"Chicago does not f around," the New York City-based comedian wrote on Twitter. "I received this parking ticket in the mail today. Look at date. It's from TWENTY years ago"
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<![CDATA[The 'Best Burger in America' is Finally Headed to NYC]]> Mon, 14 Aug 2017 16:18:14 -0400 http://media.nbcnewyork.com/images/213*120/burgeraucheval.jpg
Au Cheval, Chicago’s well-loved diner, is expected to open at 79 Walker Street in Tribeca in late summer of 2018.

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<![CDATA[What Kind of Dog Best Fits Your Lifestyle?]]> Fri, 11 Aug 2017 08:03:37 -0400 http://media.nbcnewyork.com/images/213*120/Dogs-GettyImages-180680638.jpg
There are a million reasons why people love dogs. They make great companions, provide a slew of the health benefits and love unconditionally. Yet, there are lots of valid reasons why some people opt out...

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<![CDATA[Michael Moore Preaches to the Converted in Slick 'Surrender']]> Thu, 10 Aug 2017 15:04:04 -0400 http://media.nbcnewyork.com/images/213*120/SurrenderMain.jpg
The famous son of Flint, Mich., offers guidelines for how to get through the next 4 years. A funny and engaging one-man performance that's part entertainment and part call-to-arms.

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<![CDATA[Toys 'R' Us to Make Triumphant (Temporary) Times Sq Return]]> Thu, 10 Aug 2017 10:06:21 -0400 http://media.nbcnewyork.com/images/213*120/AP_2192526670691.jpg
After a nearly two-year absence, Toys "R" Us is returning to Times Square -- at least temporarily.

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<![CDATA[Tips for Traveling Safe With Your Pet]]> Wed, 09 Aug 2017 16:28:21 -0400 http://media.nbcnewyork.com/images/214*120/GettyImages-454008386.jpg
One of the most stressful parts of pet ownership is what to do with your four-legged companion when you travel. While some pet owners opt for boarding, others choose to bring their furry family members...

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<![CDATA[Starbucks' Latest Frappuccino 'Inspired' by Horchata Drinks]]> Thu, 10 Aug 2017 07:24:38 -0400 http://media.nbcnewyork.com/images/160*128/starbucksfrap0809.JPG
From unicorns to horchata. Starbucks announced Tuesday its new Horchata Almondmilk Frappuccino is now available in participating U.S. and Canada stores, in a move that is getting a mixed reception from...

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<![CDATA[24 NYC Eateries Land on List of America's Best Restaurants]]> Fri, 11 Aug 2017 16:43:26 -0400 http://media.nbcnewyork.com/images/214*120/marea2getty.jpg
Nearly a quarter of the best restaurants in America are in New York City, according to a food website's 2017 ranking.]]>
<![CDATA[For Sale: House That Inspired Stephen King's 'Pet Sematary']]> Mon, 07 Aug 2017 19:35:31 -0400 http://media.nbcnewyork.com/images/213*120/stephen-king.jpg
In the market for a haunted house? The Orrington, Maine, home that inspired Stephen King's "Pet Sematary" is currently on sale for $255,000, 'Today' reported. King came up with the idea for the novel in...

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<![CDATA[Moscow Mules in Copper Mugs Won't Kill You: Officials]]> Mon, 07 Aug 2017 19:31:34 -0400 http://media.nbcnewyork.com/images/213*120/moscow-mule-copper-mug.jpg
Don't worry, Moscow Mule fans: Those solid cupper mugs often used to serve the popular alcoholic drink probably aren't going to kill you. Contrary to reports last week that Iowa was banning copper mugs...

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<![CDATA[Someone Bought Obama's One-Time Brooklyn Brownstone]]> Mon, 07 Aug 2017 17:03:28 -0400 http://media.nbcnewyork.com/images/213*120/obama+house+bhs.jpg
It looks like President Barack Obama's one-time Park Slope brownstone has a buyer. The home on Second Street in Park Slope hit the market in late April for a shade over $4 million.

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<![CDATA[Bon Jovi Drops Asking Price for Stunning West Village Duplex]]> Mon, 07 Aug 2017 12:37:06 -0400 according to Curbed. It's now on the market for $15.95 million, down from its $17.25 million June asking price. The property is listed by the Robby Browne Team at Corcoran. See the full listing here.]]> according to Curbed. It's now on the market for $15.95 million, down from its $17.25 million June asking price. The property is listed by the Robby Browne Team at Corcoran. See the full listing here.]]> http://media.nbcnewyork.com/images/213*120/150CharlesSt4BSFOR+PRINTS4.jpg
Rocker Jon Bon Jovi has dropped the asking price for his West Village stunner. Take a look inside.

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<![CDATA[Haunted NJ Road to Star in New Horror Movie]]> Mon, 07 Aug 2017 14:06:22 -0400 http://media.nbcnewyork.com/images/214*120/andrew+leahey+flickr+clinton+road.jpg
A 10-mile stretch of pavement in New Jersey will be the focus of a new horror film, according to reports.

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<![CDATA[New York City Is Finally Getting Its Very First Dog Cafe]]> Thu, 03 Aug 2017 15:33:26 -0400 http://media.nbcnewyork.com/images/213*120/BorisandHorton_TiffanyLo.jpg
New York City is about to get its very first dog cafe.

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<![CDATA[Mural Honors Late Linkin Park Frontman]]> Thu, 03 Aug 2017 10:00:08 -0400 http://media.nbcnewyork.com/images/214*120/Screen+Shot+2017-08-02+at+6.33.03+PM.png
Los Angeles artist Jonas Never painted a mural of the late Linkin Park singer Chester Bennington on the wall of a Sherman Oaks, California, pizzeria. Never, who has painted many murals around Los Angeles,...]]>
<![CDATA[Pumpkin Spice Season Has Already Started]]> Wed, 02 Aug 2017 18:04:48 -0400 http://media.nbcnewyork.com/images/213*120/pumpkin-spice1.jpg
Pumpkin spice mania is upon us -- and it's barely August. World Market released its annual pre-ground pumpkin spice coffee Tuesday, according to Today.com, joining plenty of other fall-themed products in grocery...

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<![CDATA[Surf Up!: Hounds Ride Waves at Annual Competition]]> Thu, 03 Aug 2017 09:45:05 -0400 http://media.nbcnewyork.com/images/213*120/giphy4.gif
The World Surf Dog Competition will return to the Bay Area August 5, bringing with it a sea of hounds who can hang ten and a few who will wipeout. The competition, hosted by TasteTV, is open to amateurs...

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<![CDATA[Existential Comedy 'A Parallelogram' Takes Shape at 2ST]]> Wed, 02 Aug 2017 12:05:49 -0400 http://media.nbcnewyork.com/images/213*120/ParallelogramMain.jpg
If you knew what was going to happen in your life before it did—but were helpless to change it—would you still want to go on? "Clybourne Park" scribe Bruce Norris toys with the notion in the New York premiere of...

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<![CDATA[Owner of Defunct 'Dirty Dancing' Resort Seeks Clean-up Help]]> Wed, 02 Aug 2017 12:41:51 -0400 http://media.nbcnewyork.com/images/213*120/dirty-dancing-cms.jpg
The owner of the now-defunct Catskills resort that inspired the film "Dirty Dancing" is seeking government help in cleaning up contamination left behind during the property's glory days.

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<![CDATA[Tri-State Beach Tops List of 20 Priciest Summer Destinations]]> Wed, 02 Aug 2017 09:44:41 -0400 http://media.nbcnewyork.com/images/213*120/GettyImages-488022864.jpg
Cheaphotels.org recently released its list of the 20 most expensive beach destinations in the country for -- and three of them are in the tri-state area. The rankings are based on the average rate for each...

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<![CDATA[World's Largest Suspension Bridge Opens in Switzerland]]> Mon, 31 Jul 2017 20:04:51 -0400 http://media.nbcnewyork.com/images/213*120/DIT_NAT_SUSPENSION_BRIDGE_073117_1-150154379559800001.jpg
Hikers can now travel more than a quarter mile on the world's largest pedestrian suspension bridge in Switzerland. The new bridge is part of the two-day Eueopaweg hike.]]>
<![CDATA[Top Makeup Company Giving Away Free Lipsticks]]> Fri, 28 Jul 2017 16:07:15 -0400 http://media.nbcnewyork.com/images/213*120/MAC-Generic.jpg
One of the world's most popular makeup brands is giving away free lipsticks in celebration of National Lipstick Day on Saturday. MAC Cosmetics will give away a full-size lipstick -- valued at...

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<![CDATA[Boston's 'Skinny House' Was Built on Betrayal and Spite]]> Fri, 28 Jul 2017 12:43:38 -0400 http://media.nbcnewyork.com/images/213*120/Skinny+House.JPG
Sandwiched between two brick and mortar buildings in Boston's North End is the city's famous “Skinny House,” a structure built on betrayal and trust. The property is said to have belonged to two brothers...]]>
<![CDATA[A Cream Cheese-Centric Cafe Has Opened in the East Village ]]> Fri, 28 Jul 2017 10:52:30 -0400 http://media.nbcnewyork.com/images/168*120/Becky%27s+Bites+Assortment+of+Treats.jpg
Becky’s Bites, a cream cheese-centric cafe, is shining some serious light on the lovable spread.]]>
<![CDATA[25 Pet-Friendly Colleges in America]]> Fri, 28 Jul 2017 13:21:29 -0400 http://media.nbcnewyork.com/images/189*120/Stetson1.jpg
Heading off to college for the first time and leaving the comforts of home can be a difficult transition. And for students leaving an animal companion behind, the move can feel even more difficult. While...

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<![CDATA[Sold! Meg Ryan's 'Magical' SoHo Loft Goes for $9.85 Million]]> Thu, 27 Jul 2017 08:36:09 -0400 http://media.nbcnewyork.com/images/213*120/meg+ryan+soho+thumb.jpg
Actress Meg Ryan has sold her "magical" SoHo loft — featured on the cover of the November 2016 issue of "Architectural Digest" — for $9.85 million according to Curbed. The 4,100-square-foot palace had hit...

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<![CDATA[Coke Zero is Getting a New Recipe, New Name]]> Wed, 26 Jul 2017 15:32:12 -0400 http://media.nbcnewyork.com/images/231*120/coke+zero+sugar.JPG
Coca-Cola is giving "Coke Zero" a new name, a new look and a new recipe. The new beverage is "Coca-Cola Zero Sugar" and it'll replace "Coke Zero." The company says the new name is intended to make it...

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<![CDATA[Luke From Gilmore Girls Performs in NYC Coffee Shop]]> Wed, 26 Jul 2017 17:20:12 -0400 http://media.nbcnewyork.com/images/213*120/ScottPattersonNYCBean725.jpg
Scott Patterson's band, SMITHRADIO, brought their coffeehouse tour to New York City Tuesday evening. Patterson opened up about the tour, his songs and the prospect of a second season of Gilmore Girls on...

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<![CDATA[9 National Tequila Day Drink Deals in the Tri-State]]> Mon, 24 Jul 2017 13:39:56 -0400 http://media.nbcnewyork.com/images/166*120/GettyImages-524792132.jpg
National Tequila Day is here! Check out one of these tri-state spots for a tequila drink or two.

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<![CDATA[Wags to Riches: Rescue Dogs Living the Good Life]]> Mon, 24 Jul 2017 13:10:19 -0400 http://media.nbcnewyork.com/images/213*120/GettyImages-520304204-marnie.jpg
Which Instagram celebrity has garnered 2.1 million followers, gone backstage at a Demi Lovato concert, and snapped a picture with Taylor Swift at a Grammy Awards after-party? Marnie the Dog. Instagram-famous...

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<![CDATA[Pet-o-nomics: The Cost of Owning a Dog or Cat]]> Tue, 25 Jul 2017 08:22:44 -0400 http://media.nbcnewyork.com/images/180*120/GettyImages-112705133.jpg
Dogs are known to help reduce stress and teach family members lessons in responsibility — but dog ownership demands fiscal responsibility, too. The costs of bringing an animal into your home go far beyond...

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