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An Open Letter to the Working Families Party Leadership

Dear Dan Cantor and other members of the Party Leadership;

I am happy to see the party taking a stand against the Governor and finally seriously consider not giving him our endorsement. 1,034 more words


I had the best meal of the year and couldn't even Instagram about it!

A herd of angry New York taxis trampled my iPhone late thursday night. Yes, it was very traumatizing, but also great because I had to do a lot of 90s things, like use pay phones, go from point A to point B without communicating with someone in-transit. 645 more words


Big Apple—New York City

The Big Apple is an adventure indeed. NYC is a fascinating place, spread out all over the place. My favorite memory? Going under the Verrazano Narrows Bridge on the QMII then passing and turning around a repassing the Statue of Liberty. 6 more words

Hard Rock Cafe

NYC - Easter Eggs

Easter Eggs

More than 250 Fabergé eggs — some created by famous artists and designers, including Jeff Koons and Carolina Herrera — are popping up all across the five boroughs.  65 more words


Snowflakes Keep Fallin' on My Heads: The Neighbourhood in Winter #2

I’ve been back in Brisbane a few days: visa stuff. It’s good to be here, and Easter in South-East Queensland brings the best weather all year, but the trip hasn’t been without its traumas, and I don’t just mean the flying part. 452 more words

Urban Walking

The Airbnb/New York spat is coming to a head

This morning the New York Post reported that the office of New York State’s Attorney General Eric Schneiderman is filing an affidavit claiming that two-thirds of Airbnb’s New York listings are considered illegal under New York occupancy laws. 802 more words


NY State Budget and Senior Drug Plan expansion

The Elderly Pharmaceutical Insurance Coverage (EPIC) program is a New York State program for seniors administered by the Department of Health. It helps income-eligible seniors aged 65 and older to supplement their out-of-pocket Medicare Part D drug plan costs. 95 more words