<![CDATA[NBC New York - ]]>Copyright 2017https://www.nbcnewyork.com/feature/your-guide-4-nyhttp://media.nbcnewyork.com/designimages/4NY_Horizontal.jpgNBC New Yorkhttps://www.nbcnewyork.comen-usSun, 19 Nov 2017 21:46:13 -0500Sun, 19 Nov 2017 21:46:13 -0500NBC Owned Television Stations<![CDATA[My New York: Saul Williams]]>Thu, 19 Jun 2014 13:53:57 -0500https://media.nbcnewyork.com/images/213*120/Saul+final-thumb.jpgIf you ask Saul Williams, New York is a poet's city. Check out his favorite places from Manhattan to Brooklyn. See more of Saul Williams on stage in "Holler if Ya Hear Me" the new Broadway musical inspired by the lyrics of Tupac Shakur.]]><![CDATA[Shop Guide: Greenpoint Brooklyn]]>Wed, 21 May 2014 08:35:42 -0500https://media.nbcnewyork.com/images/213*120/Greenpointers.jpg Tell your cab driver to take you to Greenpoint Brooklyn, where you're sure to fall in love with the charming shops on Franklin Street. ]]><![CDATA[Shop Guide: Chinatown]]>Mon, 07 Jul 2014 05:48:23 -0500https://media.nbcnewyork.com/images/213*120/CHTown-thumb.pngChinatown is home to some of the best kept beauty secrets in Manhattan. Lilliana Vasquez shows you where to find them. ]]><![CDATA[City Guide : Hidden Gems]]>Mon, 07 Jul 2014 05:47:15 -0500https://media.nbcnewyork.com/images/213*120/gem+thumb.jpgNew York City is full of hidden gems, here are a few worth seeking out.]]><![CDATA[City Guide: Roosevelt Island]]>Thu, 31 Oct 2013 20:58:13 -0500https://media.nbcnewyork.com/images/213*120/ri+thumb.jpgRoosevelt Island may seem like a mysterious place, but there is plenty to see both historic and new. Lauren Scala shows you the best way to experience the 2- mile isle. ]]><![CDATA[City Guide: Brooklyn Navy Yard]]>Fri, 04 Oct 2013 05:47:56 -0500https://media.nbcnewyork.com/images/213*120/navy+thumb.jpgOnce a site for naval ship building, the Brooklyn Navy Yard is now home to more than 300 businesses. Lauren Scala shows you three spots you don't want to miss. For more great finds follow Lauren @LaurenScala4NY on Twitter.]]><![CDATA[My New York: Lauren Lumsden]]>Wed, 21 May 2014 08:55:57 -0500https://media.nbcnewyork.com/images/213*120/Lum+Lum3.jpgDailyCandy.com’s Lauren Lumsden shows us her go-to places in Fort Greene Brooklyn. From a community bookstore to a well curated indie boutique, Lauren has found the heart and soul of this Brooklyn neighborhood. See more of Lauren's local finds on dailycandy.com.]]><![CDATA[City Guide: Flushing Meadows Park]]>Wed, 21 May 2014 08:55:18 -0500https://media.nbcnewyork.com/images/213*120/Corona+Park+.jpgFlushing Meadows Corona Park is not just home to Citi Field and the U.S. Open, the largest park in Queens is also a cultural mecca. For more great finds follow Lauren @LaurenScala4NY on Twitter. ]]><![CDATA[City Guide: Madison Square Garden]]>Wed, 21 May 2014 09:30:46 -0500https://media.nbcnewyork.com/images/213*120/MSG+thumb.jpgMadison Square Garden recently completed a three-year, top-to-bottom $1 billion Transformation. Lauren Scala shows you what's new and not to be missed.]]><![CDATA[My New York: Brad Goreski]]>Fri, 27 Sep 2013 10:09:02 -0500https://media.nbcnewyork.com/images/213*120/Brad+Goreski2.jpgCelebrity stylist Brad Goreski spends a lot of time in New York. Regardless if he's in town for fashion week or working as the brand stylist for kate spade new york, he can always be found in SoHo. Check out his favorite spots. ]]><![CDATA[City Guide: Cold Weather Fun]]>Wed, 21 May 2014 08:55:58 -0500https://media.nbcnewyork.com/images/213*120/Lauren+thumb1.jpgLauren Scala show you the best ways to beat the cold in Brooklyn. ]]><![CDATA[Ski Lodges in New York City]]>Mon, 30 Sep 2013 13:45:26 -0500https://media.nbcnewyork.com/images/213*120/SKILODGE.jpgLauren Scala visits two summer hot spots that have transformed into winter wonderlands.]]><![CDATA[Delicious Yet Healthy Eats]]>Mon, 30 Sep 2013 13:37:49 -0500https://media.nbcnewyork.com/images/213*120/delicious+healthy+food.jpgAfter indulging in some amazing dishes, Lauren Scala is getting her healthy food fix from newcomer Hu Kitchen - proving good tasting can also be good for you.]]><![CDATA['80s Fashion With Eric Daman]]>Mon, 30 Sep 2013 13:53:20 -0500https://media.nbcnewyork.com/images/213*120/modern+80s+fashion.jpgEric Daman, costume designer of "Gossip Girl" and new show "The Carrie Diaries" gives Lauren Scala some tips on updating the fashion of the '80s.]]><![CDATA[Trend Report: The New Way to Rock Stripes]]>Mon, 30 Sep 2013 13:53:21 -0500https://media.nbcnewyork.com/images/213*120/stripe+trend.jpgStripes are one of the hottest trends right now, but forget the nautical look-- this season there's a whole new way to wear them. Lauren Scala gets a lesson in how to wear this trend from Life & Style.]]><![CDATA[Haunted Restaurants in New York City]]>Mon, 30 Sep 2013 13:37:33 -0500https://media.nbcnewyork.com/images/214*120/HAUNTEDRESTAURANTS.pngLauren Scala heads to One if By Land Two if By Sea, and The Bridge Cafe, two New York City spots rumored to be haunted.]]><![CDATA[Latke Festival]]>Mon, 30 Sep 2013 13:45:22 -0500https://media.nbcnewyork.com/images/212*120/latkefestival.pngLauren Scala heads to BAM in Brooklyn to taste her way through the annual Latke Festival.]]><![CDATA["Phantom" Backstage]]>Mon, 30 Sep 2013 13:45:16 -0500https://media.nbcnewyork.com/images/213*120/phantom+behind+the+scenes.jpgTwenty five years after it opened on Broadway, "The Phantom of the Opera" is still dazzling audiences. Lauren Scala got an exclusive backstage look at this timeless musical.]]><![CDATA[Bill's Food and Drink]]>Mon, 30 Sep 2013 13:37:10 -0500https://media.nbcnewyork.com/images/213*120/billsfoodanddrink.pngBill's Food and Drink (previously Bill's Gay Nineties) is now open. Lauren Scala gets an insider's look at the historic space.]]><![CDATA[New Chocolate Factory, Fine and Raw, Opens in Bushwick]]>Mon, 30 Sep 2013 13:45:08 -0500https://media.nbcnewyork.com/images/213*120/new+choc+3.jpgLauren heads to Bushwick to meet the Willy Wonka of Brooklyn at the city's newest chocolate factory, Fine and Raw.]]><![CDATA[Treating Yourself Right in NYC]]>Mon, 30 Sep 2013 13:45:06 -0500https://media.nbcnewyork.com/images/213*120/destress+spots.jpgLauren Scala visits three places to relax and take care of your mind and body in New York City.]]><![CDATA[Luxury Lunches in the City]]>Mon, 30 Sep 2013 13:45:04 -0500https://media.nbcnewyork.com/images/213*120/luxury-lunches.jpgLunch is one of the best ways in New York City to dine out in a high-end restaurant without breaking the bank. Lauren Scala investigates.]]><![CDATA['Tis the Season for Gingerbread]]>Mon, 30 Sep 2013 13:45:04 -0500https://media.nbcnewyork.com/images/214*120/GINGERBREADTWINKIES.pngLauren Scala checks out what's happening with gingerbread this season around the city.]]><![CDATA[Union Square Holiday Market]]>Thu, 21 Nov 2013 14:45:15 -0500https://media.nbcnewyork.com/images/213*120/holiday-market.jpgLauren Scala heads to 14th Street to check out this year's Union Square Holiday Market.]]><![CDATA[Celebrating Nutella Day 2013]]>Mon, 30 Sep 2013 13:52:49 -0500https://media.nbcnewyork.com/images/214*120/nutelladay2013.pngLauren Scala loves all food holidays, but World Nutella Day is definitely at the top of the list. She checks out three places with some mouth-watering Nutella dishes in the city.]]><![CDATA[Patsy and Carol Grimaldi Are Back]]>Mon, 30 Sep 2013 13:52:40 -0500https://media.nbcnewyork.com/images/213*120/patsy+grimaldi.jpgLegendary pizza maker Patsy Grimaldi is back in Brooklyn with his new spot Juliana's. Lauren Scala checks it out.]]><![CDATA[Sushi in New York City]]>Mon, 30 Sep 2013 13:52:47 -0500https://media.nbcnewyork.com/images/214*120/LAURENSUSHI.pngOne of Lauren Scala's favorite foods is sushi. Check out three must-try spots in the city.]]><![CDATA[1950s Dining Style: The Skylight Shoppe]]>Mon, 30 Sep 2013 13:52:38 -0500https://media.nbcnewyork.com/images/213*120/retro+dining.jpgLauren Scala checks out a brand new lunch spot that brings us back to the 1950s.]]><![CDATA[National Spaghetti Day]]>Mon, 30 Sep 2013 13:44:51 -0500https://media.nbcnewyork.com/images/213*120/spaghetti-day.jpgLauren Scala helps New York Live celebrate National Spaghetti Day by twirling up three must-try pastas in the city.]]><![CDATA[Candy Corn Eats]]>Mon, 30 Sep 2013 13:37:40 -0500https://media.nbcnewyork.com/images/213*120/CANDYCORN.pngLauren Scala heads out in search of some of New York City's most unique candy corn themed eats.]]><![CDATA[Raphael Miranda's Favorite Pancake Spot]]>Mon, 30 Sep 2013 13:52:54 -0500https://media.nbcnewyork.com/images/213*120/BROWNSTONEPANCAKE.pngTo celebrate National Pancake Month, Lauren Scala heads to a favorite of NBC 4's Raphael Miranda: the Brownstone Diner and Pancake Factory.]]><![CDATA[All About Aritzia]]>Mon, 30 Sep 2013 14:03:16 -0500https://media.nbcnewyork.com/images/215*120/artiz.jpegLauren Scala checks out the brand new Fifth Avenue Aritzia store - and gets some new looks for spring.]]><![CDATA[Artisanal's 3rd Annual Grilled Cheese Contest]]>Mon, 30 Sep 2013 14:02:44 -0500https://media.nbcnewyork.com/images/215*120/3rdannualgrilledcheesecontest.pngAlong with Rocco Dispirito and Dr. Ruth, Lauren Scala judges the 3rd Annual Artisanal Bistro Grilled Cheese Competition.]]><![CDATA[Winter Comfort: Best Oatmeal Dishes in NYC]]>Mon, 30 Sep 2013 13:53:15 -0500https://media.nbcnewyork.com/images/213*120/oatmeal+comfort.jpgOatmeal is one of the best winter breakfasts - high in fiber, low in fat and keeps you warm. It's also pretty good as dessert! Lauren Scala visits some of the city's most delicious oatmeal spots.]]><![CDATA[Way To Go Jennifer!]]>Mon, 30 Sep 2013 14:02:59 -0500https://media.nbcnewyork.com/images/194*120/BAKERY.jpegJennifer Esposito opened a new bakery called Jennifer's Way that is heaven on earth for those with celiac disease. Lauren Scala tried out this gluten-free oasis.]]><![CDATA[Pea-Nutty Goodness]]>Mon, 30 Sep 2013 13:52:35 -0500https://media.nbcnewyork.com/images/213*120/peanut+butter+goodness.jpgPeanut butter has been around a long time, but some of the nuttiest recipes are brand new. Lauren Scala checks out some of the most interesting in town.]]><![CDATA[National Eggs Benedict Day]]>Mon, 30 Sep 2013 14:03:10 -0500https://media.nbcnewyork.com/images/213*120/TBDNYLEGGSBENEDICTWEB.pngLauren Scala celebrates National Eggs Benedict Day with an NYC spot, and one in New Jersey.]]><![CDATA[Anne Burrell's Favorite NYC Spots]]>Mon, 30 Sep 2013 14:02:34 -0500https://media.nbcnewyork.com/images/214*120/anneburrell.pngCelebrity Chef and Food Network Star Anne Burrell shows New York Live's Lauren Scala around New York City, stopping at three of her favorite spots.]]><![CDATA[NYC's Great BBQ Joints]]>Thu, 12 May 2016 09:29:44 -0500https://media.nbcnewyork.com/images/213*120/bbq+eats.jpgIn New York City, you can get just about anything you want day or night. Lauren Scala checked out three spots that can satisfy your BBQ craving - no matter the time of day.]]><![CDATA[Top Chef Restaurants]]>Mon, 30 Sep 2013 14:03:13 -0500https://media.nbcnewyork.com/images/213*120/top+chef+nyc.jpgIn 10 seasons of Bravo's Top Chef, dozens of restaurants have opened across the country. Lauren Scala checks out three of the newest right here in New York City.]]><![CDATA[Mama Mia Meatballs]]>Mon, 30 Sep 2013 13:53:23 -0500https://media.nbcnewyork.com/images/215*120/meatballs.jpegNew Yorkers love their meatballs! To celebrate National Meatball Day, Lauren Scala checks out three different place to satisfy your cravings.]]><![CDATA[Fireside Dining: Cozy Comfort Food Spots to Dull Winter Chill]]>Mon, 30 Sep 2013 13:52:56 -0500https://media.nbcnewyork.com/images/213*120/fireside+dining.jpgLauren Scala warms up from the winter chill by taking a nosh fireside at these cozy Big Apple Spots.]]><![CDATA[Choice Eats 2013]]>Mon, 30 Sep 2013 14:02:45 -0500https://media.nbcnewyork.com/images/213*120/village+eats.jpgLauren Scala heads to the Village Voice's Choice Eats event where over 86 New York City restaurants under the same roof offer up a taste of their menu.]]><![CDATA[Lauren Scala Visits LES Hot Spot The General]]>Mon, 30 Sep 2013 14:02:29 -0500https://media.nbcnewyork.com/images/213*120/les+dining.jpgThe team behind popular restaurant Catch have opened a spot called The General on the Lower East Side. Lauren Scala gets a look.]]><![CDATA[City Guide: Halloween]]>Wed, 28 Aug 2013 09:33:05 -0500https://media.nbcnewyork.com/images/213*120/halloweenthumb.jpgHalloween in New York can be frightening, Lauren Scala shows you how to get in the spirit. For more great finds follow Lauren @LaurenScala4NY on Twitter.]]><![CDATA[High Line Eats]]>Mon, 30 Sep 2013 14:11:31 -0500https://media.nbcnewyork.com/images/210*120/highlineeats2013.pngLauren Scala takes New York Live up to the High Line for a preview of the food vendors serving up a variety of eats for the summer season.]]><![CDATA[New York Live at Choice Streets]]>Mon, 30 Sep 2013 14:12:13 -0500https://media.nbcnewyork.com/images/213*120/food+truck+fest+2.jpgLauren Scala takes New York Live on a tour of "Choice Streets," the Village Voice's celebration of food trucks.]]><![CDATA[My New York: Lauren Scala]]>Wed, 28 Aug 2013 09:33:04 -0500https://media.nbcnewyork.com/images/213*120/Lauren+thumb.jpg Lauren Scala reveals her favorite spots to stop in West Chelsea. ]]><![CDATA[Bacon, Egg and Cheese]]>Mon, 30 Sep 2013 14:12:12 -0500https://media.nbcnewyork.com/images/217*120/becpic.jpegThe bacon, egg and cheese sandwich is a classic. Lauren Scala found some not-so-traditional versions of this breakfast sandwich.]]><![CDATA[Going to Astoria for Greek]]>Mon, 30 Sep 2013 14:11:22 -0500https://media.nbcnewyork.com/images/213*120/astoria+greek+food.jpgLauren Scala takes New York Live on an adventure to Astoria, Queens to check out some of the must-try Greek spots in the iconic neighborhood.]]>