Tag Archives: New York City

Big Apple Basketball

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Don’t be surprised if you see more than a few basketball superstars buzzing around the Big Apple this weekend. It’s all part of NBA All-Star Weekend 2015, one of New York City’s major (and most anticipated) events. It’s been 17 years since New York City last hosted the NBA All-Star … Read More

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Better Coffee at Birch

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If drinking better coffee tops your list of New Year’s resolutions, you won’t have to go far to reach your goal. Every New Yorker’s fave, Birch Coffee is now our 27th Street neighbor, making it easier than ever to enjoy piping hot cappuccinos and chai lattes that take the chill … Read More

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Jazz at the Coolest Dive Bar in New York City

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If you love jazz or an inexpensive drink, you’ll definitely want to check out 55 BAR. This hole-in-the-wall Greenwich Village bar is a throw-back to the Prohibition Era. (In fact, it was once a speakeasy.) Featuring incredible music seven nights a week, the owner of 55 BAR delights in promoting … Read More

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Airfare Deals and Under-the-Radar Travel Sites

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You’ve heard about and probably used the popular travel sites like Expedia, Orbitz, Travelocity, etc. for airfare and hotels–but here are three under-the-radar sites that use a different approach and can help you get the best bang for your airline buck when traveling to New York City. 1) AirfareWatchdog This … Read More

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Black Friday or Bust–Shop New York Style at a Discount

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For lovers of low prices–Black Friday is your holiday, and if you aren’t opposed to standing in lines or braving the gauntlet of other determined shoppers for a smokin’ hot deal, then New York is your city. You’ll snag the latest fashion trends before other cities catch wind of them, the hottest … Read More

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