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  • Jog your way around New York

    Jog your way around New York
    New Yorkers are always on the run. Bankers rush from Wall Street to Midtown; harried shoppers tear through the narrow streets of NoLita and SoHo. Travelers may find it hard to keep up with the pace — unless they bring their running shoes and join...
  • SusieQ

    SusieQ
    She is widely known by many for her nickname SusieQ! Her full-name is Susie Wong. She was born in Canada and grew up in Toronto. Her extraordinary energy as a Celebrity Fitness Trainer & Fitness Clothing Designer propels her to strive for excellence and...
  • Welcome Home: Shuttle Enterprise Wows NYC

    Welcome Home: Shuttle Enterprise Wows NYC
    New York and New Jersey saw a spectacle in the sky that easily rivaled the Fourth of July fireworks, in part because it was a far more rare sight to behold. The space shuttle Enterprise flew piggyback over the most iconic landmarks in the city as part...
  • Burb's Eye View: Library photo exhibition tells many stories

    The faces in the photo tell only part of the story. They are transfixed by something off to the right. The man has his hand to his mouth, wrinkles adding depth to the wonder and dread passing his face. A woman is near him and she is expecting something....
  • James Nares' new film looks at everyday moments

    James Nares' new film looks at everyday moments
    Set to an original score by Sonic Youth's Thurston Moore, artist James Nares' unscripted, hour-long high def video is a meditation on people-watching, shot over one week in September 2011 on the streets of New York City, from Battery Park to the end of...
  • Free Friday: Harlem Gymnastics Day and Shakespeare in the Park

    Free Friday: Harlem Gymnastics Day and Shakespeare in the Park
    Each week we tell viewers what they can get for free. This week's free list: 1) Gymnastics Day 2) Shakespeare in the Park JUNE 9, 2012 - RIVERBANK STATE PARK - 4:00 PM Free Admission! A Gymnastics Showcase featuring Professional Gymnastics Performers...
  • Free Friday: Twelfth Night and The Chi-Lites Perform

    Free Friday: Twelfth Night and The Chi-Lites Perform
    Each week we tell viewers what they can get for free. This week's free list: 1) Twelfth Night 2) The Chi-Lites Perform "Twelfth Night" will be performed as a roving play in Battery Park from June 26 – July 22. All shows are free. What: Twelfth Night –...
  • Wolfgang Oehme, landscape architect

    Wolfgang Oehme, landscape architect
    Wolfgang Oehme, a renowned landscape architect and a founder of the New American Garden movement, which incorporated windblown ornamental grasses and massed perennial plantings, died of cancer Thursday at his Towson home. He was 81. "He was a...
  • Taking a step toward boating safety

    Taking a step toward boating safety
    John Martino was not pleased when he saw where organizers of this year's New York Boat Show had stuck his booth inside the cavernous Javits Center earlier this month. He was in a distant corner, far enough from the main flow of foot traffic that he...
  • NYPD Commissioner Ray Kelly Dodges Questions About Son's Rape Accusation

    NYPD Commissioner Ray Kelly Dodges Questions About Son's Rape Accusation
    Police Commissioner Ray Kelly did not waste anytime in shutting down reporters' request for comment on the rape allegations billowing around his son. "I'm not answering anything related to that matter," he told reporters at a NYPD promotion ceremony at...
  • Best Places To See Your Giants At The Parade

    Best Places To See Your Giants At The Parade
    Audiovisual and lighting crews are in the plaza in front of City Hall preparing for a pep rally in which Mayor Bloomberg will present the world champion New York Giants with keys to the city early Tuesday afternoon. In the hours before that will be the...