Take A Stroll Down West 4th Street

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Let’s take a walk along West 4th Street, long the center of bohemian culture in the Village. Check it out: The Washington Square Methodist Church stands at #135, an early Romanesque Revival that was built in1859. Its nickname was the …

NYC’s Best Flea Markets

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Well, who knows if they’re the best, but this blogger likes them! Take a look at where you can treasure hunt in the city: Artists & Fleas in Williamsburg, Brooklyn showcases both vintage and contemporary wear designed by local artists …

Happy First Day Of Spring!

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It’s finally here, and this is–hands down–the best season to visit New York City. The locals are slowly emerging from their apartment caves. You’re not stuffing yourself and that bulky down coat into 10 inches of subway seat. Those boxy …

Celebrate Irish Culture!

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The Irish are a soulful bunch. They’ve touched us through the arts in countless ways. Like acting: Daniel Day Lewis, Liam Neeson, Kenneth Branagh, Colin Farrell, Peter O’Toole, Stephen Rea, Michael Fassbender and Gabriel Byrne Or literature in its many …

St. Patrick’s Day Scavenger Hunt

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This event doesn’t actually take place on St, Patrick’s Day, but on Sunday, the 16th. It’s described as, “part scavenger hunt, part obstacle course and ALL NEW YORK.” A series of clues will lead participants to physical, mental and bar-related …

Spring Is A Comin’

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In eight days, to be exact. We got a little taste of warmer weather yesterday and today. (Currently it’s 55 degrees.) So it’s all uphill from here, folks. A little taste of the good things to come: Come and stay …

Happy International Women’s Day!

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Tomorrow is the day that we celebrate our sisters and the economic, political and social achievements of all women past, present and future. The First International Women’s Day took place in 1911, no doubt fueled by the suffragette struggle to …