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The Case Against a 'Billionaire's Island' in the Hudson

The Hudson River Park Trust’s deal allowing media mogul Barry Diller to erect a “Billionaire’s Island” theater at Pier 55 in Chelsea—instead of reconstructing Pier 54, as the Trust told New York State’s legislature it would—is a bad idea and one that was hatched in secrecy. 537 more words

Last Living Search and Rescue Dog from 9/11

Meet Bretagne, the last known living Search and Rescue Dog from 9/11, and her handler and owner, Denise Corliss. Bretagne and Denise were both members of Texas Task Force One. 111 more words


The Hudson River Trust Is Doing Great Things Downtown

Riding along the bike path in Hudson River Park several weeks ago, we noticed that the three tennis courts just below Houston Street were being renovated. 384 more words

Bagels with ‘Everything’

“I think of the bagel as a great symbol that unites the people of New York from every demographic. Bagels are everywhere, for every class and race and in every part of the city.” 757 more words

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Lole/FITIST Meetups in TriBeCa

Looking to take your workout up a notch while enjoying summer sunsets (and not spending a penny)? Lole and FITIST have teamed up to offer local fitness fiends the opportunity to sweat alongside big name instructors in fitness classes hosted at Pier 25 and Pier 46. 162 more words


A Wildflower Walk

A Wildflower Walk . . .

July has been hot and bright in New York City. Days of sun, dry and breezy, have dominated. A few in between, overcast and muggy, have felt like stretches of time stood still until a brief evening storm clears the air. 71 more words

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