On March 20th, City Council Members Margaret Chin and Christine Quinn encouraged everyone to celebrate a "victory" in the ULURP (Uniform Land Use Review Procedure) rezoning of the area surrounding Pier 17 and the former Fulton Fish Market. Dallas-based Howard Hughes Corporation, the mall developer t ... More >>
Seasonal food pop-ups, markets, and street fairs are among some of the best things about spring in New York City. One market is fighting to make its presence permanent.
The New Amsterdam Market is a seasonal market that runs out a parking lot beside the former Fulton Fish Market, featuring vendors ... More >>
It's been more than 30 years since Mark Stewart's anarchic punk/post punk band The Pop Group made improbable hits out of challenging listening like "We Are All Prostitutes" and "She is Beyond Good and Evil," songs that ride taut, funk-inflected basslines as atonal saxophones, screeching guitars, and ... More >>
Twenty-seven-year-old British actress Felicity Jones gives an enormously appealing performance in Like Crazy, in which she and Anton Yelchin share some college lovin', only to encounter some obstacles, American-style.
Felicity won a Special Jury prize at Sundance and is nominated for a Gotham Award ... More >>
Next month, Janet Reitman's book Inside Scientology will hit bookshelves, and the world of Scientology-watching, and for Scientology itself, will never be the same.
Subtitled The Story of America's Most Secretive Religion, Reitman's book delivers all it promises, and it promises a lot.
"It ... More >>
Mark Zuckerberg is supposed to be the people's billionaire. He's pretty un-hot, lives in a modest house, has a regular girlfriend, keeps a tight watch on his Facebook page, and only wears flip-flops! Billionaires: They're just like us! Well, one thing that normal people definitely do not do i ... More >>
Bars are serving up flowers in cocktails around the city, including elderflower and violet in a Howard Hughes at The Lion, lavender in a No. 6 at Imperial No. 9, and hibiscus in the Hibiscus Punch at Koi.
At Provocateur, a nightclub in the Meatpacking district, a new menu of season ... More >>
Nikki CasconeYesterday, we talked to Nikki Cascone about her new "global Jewish" restaurant, Octavia's Porch, and what she was going to be breaking her Yom Kippur fast with this weekend. Today, she reveals who she dreams of cooking with, eating with, and what food shows she watches on TV thes ... More >>