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  • HELP IF YOU NEED IT: Food and Water Distribution Locations Across City

    HELP IF YOU NEED IT: Food and Water Distribution Locations Across City
    The Salvation Army announced Thursday night that they would deliver food to victims of Hurricane Sandy at 14 locations in Manhattan, Brooklyn, Queens and Staten Island between 1 p.m. and 5 p.m. until they are no longer necessary. The distribution centers...
  • Anthony Bourdain: Eat out and tip big to save NYC restaurants after Sandy

    Anthony Bourdain: Eat out and tip big to save NYC restaurants after Sandy
    Chef, author and Emmy-winning television personality Anthony Bourdain is now a CNN contributor. He will travel around the globe to places such as Myanmar, Israel and the Congo as host of a new CNN show premiering this April. Follow him on Twitter...
  • Death Of Woman, 29 On Lower East Side Ruled Accidental

    Death Of Woman, 29 On Lower East Side Ruled Accidental
    The details immediately pointed toward a crime scene. The body of a 29-year old woman – now identified as Carlisle Brigham – found Monday morning bleeding heavily in a stairwell of her apartment building at 191 Orchard Street in the Lower...
  • Fun-Filled Market Pops-Up Under the High Line

    Fun-Filled Market Pops-Up Under the High Line
    What better way to spend this last beautiful long weekend in the city than to hit up the High Line, then mosey on down to the brand new pop-up market on Washington. Dozens of local companies have booths at the market, from clothes to jewelry to soaps!...
  • Dennis Walcott On After School Programs, Bullying, Teacher-Student Relationships

    Dennis Walcott On After School Programs, Bullying, Teacher-Student Relationships
    PIX11 visited the East Side House Settlement and the Educational Alliance after school programs. These organizations run several after-school programs in the South Bronx and on the Lower East Side, which are slated for closure as part of Mayor Bloomberg'...
  • NYPD Officer Shot In Chest, Gunman Still On The Loose

    NYPD Officer Shot In Chest, Gunman Still On The Loose
    Police officers surrounded the Seward Houses apartment complex at 64 Essex Street after a man shot a cop in the chest just before 4 a.m. Thursday. Officer Brian Groves, 30, was wearing a bullet proof vest and is said to be in stable condition after...
  • Former Talking Heads frontman David Byrne explores ideas about music and performance

    Former Talking Heads frontman David Byrne explores ideas about music and performance
    David Byrne's lyrics, especially in his early days with Talking Heads, put even the most mundane human behavior underneath a magnifying glass to reveal all its wonder and strangeness. He was the "anthropologist from Mars," instantly staking out a place...
  • Hester Street Fair

    Hester Street Fair: The Hester Street Fair is an outdoor community market in the Lower East Side of New York City created by The Big Social team of Ron Castellano, SuChin Pak, Adam Zeller, and Suhyun Pak. HSF is a hybrid incubator and launching pad for...
  • Holy Food!: Kosher and Its Imitators in Connecticut

    Holy Food!: Kosher and Its Imitators in Connecticut
    What exactly is kosher? The short answer is a religious certification given to any cooked or processed food that an observant Jew is permitted to eat. A satisfying answer in detail is not easy, so a visual aid may help: picture three identical matzo...
  • The Best of "Kosher Style" in Connecticut

    The Best of "Kosher Style" in Connecticut
    Katz's Delicatessen, on Manhattan's East Houston Street, is the most nostalgic of New York's Jewish delis and a destination for food tourists and American Jews searching for their roots. Jared Goldstein of jaredthenyctourguide.com puts Katz's as the...
  • Rich memories of a Colombian family in New York

    Rich memories of a Colombian family in New York
    "Empanada for a Dream" As debates about the escalating murder rate in Chicago continue to rage on, Juan Francisco Villa's solo, "Empanada for a Dream," offers a portrait simultaneously timely and a time capsule of life in a neighborhood ravaged by drugs...