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East Williamsburg »

'420 Fight Club' Aims to Combat Lazy Stoner Stereotype

Marijuana legalization group Occupy Weed Street hosts free weekly martial arts classes.

Greenwich Village »

VIDEO: Watch NYU President John Sexton Do the ALS Ice Bucket Challenge

NYU President John Sexton had a bucket of ice water dumped on his head in Washington Square Park.

Greenwich Village »

Win Free Tickets to Food Festival by Sharing Photos of Your Favorite Dishes

Win a pair of $50 tickets to Taste of the Village by posting photos of the top dishes at local eateries.

Union Square »

Woman Chases Down Wallet Thief and Restrains Him Until Police Arrive: NYPD

The 25-year-old woman grappled with the thief to stop him from escaping on an R train.

Greenwich Village »

Snake Found Slithering in Washington Square Park Finds New Home

The king snake was adopted by a couple who fell in love with the reptile at Lil Monsters animal shelter.

Greenwich Village »

Man Bashed With Meat Tenderizer in Steakhouse Basement, Police Say

Two men got into a fight in the basement of the Meatpacking District restaurant Macelleria, police said.

West Village »

Find a Date for Your Dog Using New Tinder-Style App

DoggyBnB allows dog owners to set up play dates and find someone to care for their pet.

Murray Hill »

Salted Caramel Chicken Fingers Joint Expanding to Murray Hill

Sticky's Finger Joint is opening a new spot with menu items like Cool Curry Tikka Masala Fingers.

Union Square »

Circus Performer Juggles Met Opera Gig With Entertaining Park Crowds

Martin Kalwill does circus stunts in parks across the city, along with commercials and theater gigs.

Greenwich Village »

Long-Delayed Bathrooms Open in Washington Square Park

The new restrooms opened Monday on the south side of the park near Thompson Street.

Flushing »

Get Out and Do This: Smorgasburg and a Talk by Malcolm Gladwell

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

Upper West Side »

New Yorkers Brave Freezing Temps to Frolic in Snow

Kids who had the day off from school built snowmen and went sledding Friday.

Upper West Side »

French Bakery Mille-Feuille to Open in Former Big Nick's Space

The bakery has a location in Washington Square Park and is known for its croissants, the owner said. 

Union Square »

Woman Arrested for Trying to Steal Seafood From Whole Foods

A woman was arrested in the Union Square Whole Foods after attempting to pilfer seafood items.

Greenwich Village »

Naming Rights for Washington Square Arch Not For Sale, Parks Dept. Says

Fliers plastered around Greenwich Village are inaccurate, a Parks Department official said.

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