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Thanksgiving is supposed to be a holiday, right? So what’s with all the time spent in the kitchen?  For those of you who would rather sleep in and have the feast prepared for you, here are five restaurants for Thanksgiving…

Fall is a particularly beautiful time of the year: trees explode in shades of red and gold, complimented by crisp air and amicable weather. Though it’s possible to catch sight of some of the autumn splendor from within New…

Tucked into the southwest edge of Brooklyn, Red Hook is a rare gift of a neighborhood. At once quaint and hip, it has largely kept the borough’s gentrifying wave at bay, holding onto the rough-and-tumble roots that make it…

At first, New York City might not appear to be a mecca for outdoor adventure, but city dwellers may be surprised to find just how many activities are just a quick subway ride away. In the midst of our urban jungle, waves,…

Cherry Blossoms and Jefferson Memorial

Get into the swing of spring at these top festive celebrations of the season. Spend an evening sampling Park Slope’s best nibbles, see the cherry blossoms in our nation’s capital or hop on train to Philly for a nonstop…

Bastille Day at Bar Tabac

If you can’t sneak away from the office to sip rosé and pastis, play pétanque and eat crêpes on “Quatorze Juillet” for the French Independence Day, celebrate a little early at Bar Tabac in Boerum Hill. This Sunday, July 12,…

T.A. Bike Valet

You can stop worrying about your bike being stolen during a summer concert or outdoor movie thanks to Transportation Alternatives and Spinlister, who want to make your cultural outings a fun and relaxing experience. T.A.’s free bike valet parking…