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Roosevelt Island »

Historic Queensboro Bridge Lamppost Base on Display After Years in Storage

The Beaux Arts-style lamp base now sits at the Roosevelt Island Historical Society Visitor Center.

Central Harlem »

Historian Sheds Light on Harlem's Gay Past

A mural at Harlem Flo Boutique shows famous gay residents of Harlem's past and present. 

Midtown »

See Old Photos of Your Neighborhood With This Interactive Map

What did your place look like in the 20s or 30s?

Central Harlem »

PHOTOS: Menus From Old Harlem Hot Spots Show Area's Foodie History

The Schomburg Center opened its archives to reveal menus from the Cotton Club and other Harlem eateries.

Brooklyn Heights »

Literary Pub Crawl Returns to Brooklyn This Weekend

The booze-filled tour will begin April 19, organizers said. 

Chelsea »

PHOTOS: FIT Celebrates Glam '70s With Yves Saint Laurent and Halston Show

The show, which features a dress worn by Lauren Bacall, opened Friday at the FIT Museum in Chelsea.

Upper West Side »

Rare Images from the Civil Rights Movement on View at NY Historical Society

A new photo exhibition at New-York Historical Society commemorates the Civil Rights March of 1965.

Central Harlem »

Harlem Doll Show Celebrates History and Culture of Black Dolls

The Morrisania Doll Society will host a doll show Saturday and Sunday.

Central Harlem »

Holiday Window Displays Tell the Story of Harlem

Eight businesses are participating in the Harlem holiday window display.

Washington Heights »

New Book Charts Washington Heights' Transformation Since Great Depression

Robert Snyder's book "Crossing Broadway" traces the neighborhood's many changes through the years.

Crown Heights »

Carved 'Story Stone' to Reveal Rich History of Abandoned Crown Heights Road

Clove Road played a role in the American Revolution, according to those behind a community art project.

East Harlem »

Thomas Jefferson Called Dibs on Mammoth Skull, Historic Letters Show

The president wrote a letter asking to buy mammoth fossils, according to recently released letters.

Crown Heights »

Get a Sneak Peek Inside the Future Brooklyn Flea Site at Open House NY

1000 Dean Street is among dozens of sites that will open to the public through Open House New York.

West Harlem »

3 Harlem Events Worth Checking Out This Weekend

Here are some fun things to do in Harlem this weekend.

Fort Greene »

Fort Greene Park Visitors Center Reopening After Nearly 2-Year Closure

City is hiring a new park director, allowing the center and its bathrooms to reopen after long hiatus.