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Sucker Free: Brooklyn Honors Beloved Spike Lee

Sucker Free: Brooklyn Honors Beloved Spike Lee

He’s been able to “Do the Right Thing” for two decades, and now Brooklyn will honor filmmaker Spike Lee during... Read »

Jun 19, 2009
Put a Ring on It: Club Threatens to Sue Beyoncé

Put a Ring on It: Club Threatens to Sue Beyoncé

Beyoncé Knowles has pulled out of her performance at a Chelsea club tomorrow – and the owner is threatening... Read »

Jun 19, 2009
Penn Station Billboard Monitors Greenhouse Gases

Penn Station Billboard Monitors Greenhouse Gases

New Yorkers have long been able to keep tabs on the national debt, but they now have a highly visible counter... Read »

Jun 18, 2009

"Twilight" Star Pattinson Grazed by New York Taxi

A yellow taxi clipped "Twilight" star Robert Pattinson today as he ran from hysterical fans who mobbed him... Read »

Jun 18, 2009

"Catcher" Sequel Delayed, For Now

A federal judge said Wednesday she found substantial similarities between J.D. Salinger's "The Catcher In... Read »

Jun 17, 2009
Five Things: The Bicycle Film Festival

Five Things: The Bicycle Film Festival

A five-day program packed with (mostly) celluloid homages to the two-wheeler kicks off tonight, proving that... Read »

Jun 17, 2009
Hamptons Beach Named Among Nation's Sexiest

Hamptons Beach Named Among Nation's Sexiest

Ladies, don your bikinis; men grab your towels. One of the country's sexiest beaches is right around the corner. Read »

Jun 17, 2009
Despite the Flu, One Swine Keeps On Walking

Despite the Flu, One Swine Keeps On Walking

Get your morning scoop in today's local blog round-up. Read »

Jun 17, 2009
Goodbye Kim’s, Hello Bargains

Goodbye Kim’s, Hello Bargains

So long, Kim’s Video: The Christopher Street outpost of this beloved chainlet shutters at the end of Read »

Jun 16, 2009
Michelle Obama Takes Over the Arts

Michelle Obama Takes Over the Arts

Michelle Obama’s role as cultural leader of the United States reached a tipping point Monday. Read »

Jun 16, 2009
Three's a Crowd, Four's a Calvin Klein Ad in SoHo

Three's a Crowd, Four's a Calvin Klein Ad in SoHo

A sexy SoHo billboard has New Yorkers gawking and talking. Read »

Jun 15, 2009

"Dubai on the Bowery" Has Neighbors Outraged

The new Cooper Square Hotel is making enemies left and right. Read »

Jul 29, 2009
The Web Gets Kosher

The Web Gets Kosher

Koogle's the new Google for the ultra religious, who can now surf the web six days a week. Read »

Jun 15, 2009
David Alan Grier Wants to Sell Hot Dogs

David Alan Grier Wants to Sell Hot Dogs

What makes him laugh? What would his job of choice be? Here's a cool Q&A with David Alan Grier. Watch »

Jul 22, 2009
Review:

Review: "Imagine That"

Eddie Murphy stars in a new comedy about a harried investment banker who needs to take stock of his life and realize... Watch »

Jun 14, 2009
Chatting With David Bowie's Director Son

Chatting With David Bowie's Director Son

There's a new science fiction movie that opened this weekend about an astronaut about to complete a three-year stay... Watch »

Jun 14, 2009
Your Money or Your

Your Money or Your "Life Inc."

An author mugged at gunpoint outside his home questions a society where community and personal connectedness... Read »

Jun 12, 2009
Jonas Brothers and Common: Power Team

Jonas Brothers and Common: Power Team

  Earlier today we alerted you to the leakage of the Jonas Brothers’ latest, Lines, Vines, and... Read »

Jun 11, 2009
Endangered Snow Leopards Coming to Central Park Zoo

Endangered Snow Leopards Coming to Central Park Zoo

New York City's Central Park Zoo is introducing a new endangered species to its menagerie: the snow leopard. Read »

Jun 11, 2009
Artist Talk: What's A Masstransiscope?

Artist Talk: What's A Masstransiscope?

An abandoned subway station in Brooklyn might not be the first place you look for a lesson in primitive filmmaking... Read »

Jun 11, 2009
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21st Century Solutions
The NBCUniversal Foundation is partnering with NBC New York to launch 21st Century Solutions, its third annual grant challenge for local non-profit organizations implementing new and innovative programs. Now through August 8, we’re looking for fresh ideas that are moving... Read more
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