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    October 24, 2014

    Ten Things to Do for $10 or Less This Weekend, Oct. 24-26, 2014

    This weekend, you can visit a haunted hotel or a haunted fortress on the fringes of Queens. You can see dogs in costume or dingoes diving into pumpkins. But if you're overwhelmed by the Halloween spirit, Jenny Slate reads from Marcel the Shell: The Most Surprised I've Ever Been at BookCourt; a new b ... More >>

  • Blogs

    April 7, 2010

    New Yorkers Are Really Bad at the Census

    Just do it. Like, now.​Who cares what time it is. Do you know where your census is? If you're like us, you have not the vaguest idea. You think you mailed it last week, but that whole week was a bit of a fog, and now it's so hot (like, record-breaking hot) that it's hard to make sense of any ... More >>

  • Blogs

    January 2, 2010

    Things to do this weekend for (mostly) free

    ​OK, it's vaudeville and it's silly, but your brain has probably had a rough couple of days. The Muppets Take Manhattan, all weekend at Symphony Space (Adults $11; Children $9; Members $8)

  • Blogs

    October 24, 2009

    Things to do this weekend for (mostly) free

    ​NYS leaf peeper map - Bear Mountain reaches peak leaf If it's outdoors, call ahead. A lot of things are being cancelled due to the rain. Saturday NYC Dumpling Festival and eating contest - benefits Food Bank NYC Kid's Day, Nightmare: Vampires: the very-not-kid-friendly Museum of Vampyric ... More >>

  • Blogs

    June 22, 2009

    D.C. Metro Crash: At Least 2 Dead, Dozens Injured (UPDATE: 6 Dead, 80 Hurt, Search Goes On) (UPDATE 2: 9 Dead)

    Twitpic by shawberhood. The New York City Subway is not as padded nor as quiet as the D.C. Metro, but it's been about 12 years since we've had a collision of trains in service, and 18 years since we've have a passenger fatality. At least two people are reported killed by a collision on the Metro's ... More >>

  • NYC Life

    October 26, 2004