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6 Things For You to Do in New York City's Neighborhoods This Weekend

Irish poetry and New York City's first Festival Of Light are ready to illuminate your weekend.

Upper East Side »

4 Things To Do This Week in New York City's Neighborhoods

This week's events include dumpling making, "Simpsons" cartoons and a talk on contemporary Mali.

Upper East Side »

Met's Redesigned Costume Center Opens with Charles James Couture Exhibit

After a $40 million redesign, the center will reopen with its inaugural exhibit on May 8.

Gowanus »

Get Out and Do This: Tie Making, Chelsea Handler and a Table Triathlon

We've got your schedule set with great events and activities for the week.

Upper West Side »

Get Out and Do This: Beer Week, Johnny Cash's Guitar and the Real Pooh Bear

The week's most exciting events are here for you in one handy guide.

Upper East Side »

Met to Host International Museum Management Conference

The inaugural Global Museum Leaders Colloquium will occur in April 2014.

Upper East Side & Roosevelt Island »

Second Pale Male Baby Hawk Undergoes Rat Poisoning Test

A second sick baby hawk was taken out of Central Park to see if it has rat poisoning.

Midtown & Theater District »

City Probes Transel After Young & Rubicam Exec Suzanne Hart's Death

Suzanne Hart's death sparked a Department of Buildings inspection of Transel Elevator's work.

Upper East Side & Roosevelt Island »

Metropolitan Museum of Art Lauches Bigger, Better Website

The Metropolitan Museum of Art re-launched its website on Monday, giving online access to more than 340,000 works of art along with interactive maps and suggested itineraries. 

Downtown »

Wavves, Cat Power and Sherlock's Daughter Play Manhattan

Even though the summer is slowly fading away, there's no stopping the sunshine vibes in this last week of August.

Manhattan »

Mother's Day Ideas That Are Outside the Box

Mother's Day is nearly upon us, and here are some ideas to make mom's day more memorable.

Manhattan »

Parents Scramble to Keep Kids Busy for Break

From sledding to chess camp to arts and crafts at the Met, Manhattan parents are keeping kids busy for the February break.

Upper East Side & Roosevelt Island »

The Metropolitan Museum of Art Unveils Annual Nativity Scene

The Neapolitan nativity scene, which has been delighting museum-goers for 53 years, opened at the Met on Tuesday.

Upper East Side & Roosevelt Island »

For a Toddler at the Met, Cake & Shake Truck is the Best Exhibit

It's not just hot dogs and pretzels in front of The Met anymore as cupcake cart Cake & Shake sets up shop at the park.

Manhattan »

Museum Mile Festival Will Shut Down Fifth Avenue Tuesday Night

Museums will open their doors for free for the festival, which will shut down traffic on Fifth Avenue, between 82nd and 105th streets.