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    September 5, 2014

    This Weekend's Five Best Food Events

    You may have been forced to put away those white shoes, but that doesn't mean you can't still get wild on the weekends. Here are the five best food events this weekend.

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    September 26, 2013

    Books Banned in 2012 - 2013: A Reading List

    It's Banned Books Week--the time of year to think of censored classics like J.D. Salinger's The Catcher in the Rye ("obscene"), Henry Miller's Tropic of Cancer ("a cesspool") and Vladimir Nabokov's Lolita ("one of the filthiest books I've ever read"), and chuckle at the puritanical sensibilities of ... More >>

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    October 29, 2012

    In Red Hook, Fishing in a Hurricane

    At the edge of Erie Basin's dark grey water, in the mandatory evacuation area of low-lying Red Hook, two men in patched up rain gear fished away the afternoon, with plans to return to their homes nearby before Hurricane Sandy makes landfall and the rain and wind begin to pick up speed.

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    January 6, 2012

    Andrew Cuomo's Still Talking About Redistricting (Sort of); New Data to Be Presented Next Week

    ​This week, the redistricting drama continues. In case you forgot, redistricting is that complicated process every 10 years when states across the country redraw congressional and state legislative boundaries based on Census data. Well, there's been a lot of controversy in New York this time ... More >>

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    September 15, 2010

    Rick Lazio Supporters Wonder What the Hell Happened

    ​By Samantha Cook "I feel very comfortable about where we are," Rick Lazio told voters during a meet and greet session at New York Penn Station just hours before upstart Carl Paladino destroyed him in the Republican gubernatorial primary, winning 64 percent of the vote compared to Lazio's 36 ... More >>

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    July 16, 2010

    Stopping and Frisking the A.G. Candidates

    I knew Eric Schneiderman was coming to the attorney general debate at Medgar Evers College in Brooklyn last night, so I didn't park in the campus lot. I preferred to take the chance that I'd be stopped and frisked by Ray Kelly on my walk through Crown Heights to see a debate at which all five Democ ... More >>

  • Blogs

    December 18, 2009

    The Good Fork's Sohui Kim on her Best Meal of the Year, the Contents of her Refrigerator, and Favorite Restaurants

    Tony Cenicola/The New York TimesSohui Kim tells us her picks for pizza, sushi​ Yesterday, we caught up with chef/owner Sohui Kim about the state of The Good Fork on its fourth anniversary, and the challenges of juggling her jobs as restaurateur and executive chef with a family. Today, we tal ... More >>

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    November 9, 2007
  • NYC Life

    May 10, 2005

    Boots of Leather

    What rust belt city was it? It wasn't in the rust belt. That's why we left.

  • Blogs

    May 2, 2005

    NYC: Must Work For Food

    It doesn't take a billionaire businessman to know that New York City could use a little more help from the federal and state governments: That's why Mayor Michael Bloomberg has called for revising the way Homeland Security money gets allocated, and praised the recent court decision awarding billions ... More >>

  • News

    February 1, 2005
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    June 1, 2004

    Disorganized Conspiracy

    When you've got money and power, who needs meetings in secret boardrooms?

  • News

    May 27, 2003

    How Pataki Won

    Governor Strikes Strongman Pose, Wipes His Hands Clean

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    December 3, 2002
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    May 14, 2002
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    January 2, 2001
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    October 31, 2000

    Nader, Schmader!

    A Third-Party Alternative? Try the Working Families Party.

  • News

    January 4, 2000

    Millennial Matchup

    Zany and Historical Factors That Will Make Rudy or Hill a Winner 

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    October 5, 1999

    Papal Pandering

    Rudy Dons Miter In Search of Upstate Canonization

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    July 27, 1999
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    December 22, 1998

    Rudy's Role Reversal

    The Mayor's Flip-Flop on Aiding Vacco Recharges His GOP Enemies

  • News

    June 9, 1998

    Becoming 'Dem-ato'

    Schumer Morphs Into Alfonse: Fires Assault Weapon at Green, and Praises His Own Miss