For all the auto-backpatting going on around here over Silicon Alley's ascendence, you would be excused for thinking that New York finally erased Silicon Valley's lead in rich computer nerds per capita. Not quite yet, writes Richard Florida, pop geographer and high priest of gentrification-accommod ... More >>
The East Village isn't a neighborhood one would normally associate with Bible-thumping evangelical Christianity, but here we are. The Times has a feature on Trinity Grace Church, a "hip" church that just opened up a new branch in the godless, immoral wasteland of the East Village. Trinity Grace i ... More >>
The plight of the single lady
It's hardly the sort of thing you usually read in the mainstream press, but some major outlets are siding with us, sort of, on the possible benefits to New York of the new depression. The proprietor of Jeremiah's Vanishing New York, the oft-melancholy blog that chronicles the replacement of old ci ... More >>
It's for our city's own cultural good, a new (only slightly sluggish) academic study asserts
Note to post9-11 U.S.: You're no Finlandor even Estonia
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