Dan Biederman

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Bryant Park Summer Film Fest Returns With Free Screenings

Free movie screenings take place on the park's lawn every Monday at 5 p.m. through Aug. 18.

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Giant Horse Head Sculptures to Go on Display in Bryant Park

A pair of 15-foot-tall horse heads will be displayed at the park from March 21 to April 22.

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Some Skaters Shun Bryant Park After Shooting, Despite Added Security

Skaters flocked to Central Park's skating rink instead of Bryant Park following the shooting.

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Laser Tag, Mechanical Bull and Nap Pods Among Suggestions for Bryant Park

Those surveyed also were interested in a "Twin Peaks" marathon.

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City to Unlock $1.4M for Midtown Streetscape Improvements

The money, meant for streetscape upgrades, has sat unused for more than a decade.

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Trash-Littered W. 56th Street Block a 'Garbage Minefield,' Locals Say

Litter and trash bags on the block attract rats and other rodents, locals claim.

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Elevated Mini-Parks and Pop-Up Cafes Part of Planned 41st Street Makeover

The Bryant Park Corp. has proposed turning 41st Street into a pedestrian-friendly mall. 

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Avenue of Americas Businesses Forming New BID in Midtown

The Avenue of the Americas business improvement district is expected to be formed in 9 to 15 months.

Chelsea »

Google Launches Free WiFi in Chelsea

Google will offer free WiFi from Gansevoort Street to West 19th Street.

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Bryant Park Lawn Frozen for Free Ice Rink

Bryant Park has converted its pristine lawn to ice each fall for seven years. The rink opens Friday.

Chelsea »

French Summer Market Coming to Chelsea Plaza

A French food market will run Fridays and Saturdays through November at the Chelsea Triangle Plaza.

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Street Vendors are 'Terrible Citizens,' Business Group Says

The 34th Street Partnership wants to see fewer food carts and vendors on Midtown streets.

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Midtown's 'Skid Row' Frightens Shoppers, Business Owners Say

A public plaza near Penn Station has become a trouble spot, according to local workers and police.

Manhattan »

Black Friday Shopping in Full Swing As Crowds Chase Deals

Black Friday stores were hopping as crowds of shoppers hunted down bargains across Manhattan.

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The Top 10 Smelly Puddles of Midtown

The 34th Street Partnership has targeted Midtown's stinky puddles, which many say drive away customers.