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Red Hook »

Red Hook Designer Launches Native American-Inspired Clothing Line

Cheedah Suuwah, a Japanese-born artist and designer, has created his own line called "Natural Spirits."

Midtown »

Former Masa Restaurant Bookkeeper Pleads Guilty to Stealing Nearly $100K

Rafael Thomas, 41, swiped about $96,000 from the high-end Midtown sushi spot, officials said.

New York City »

New York Parents Learn Foreign Languages to Help Kids Become Fluent

Parents are picking up foreign languages in a bid to help their children become immersed in new tongues.

East Village »

Japanese Hairstylists Turn East Village into a 'Harajuku' Away from Home

About a dozen Japanese-style hair salons in the East Village offer Harajuku-style serivce.

Midtown & Theater District »

Bargain Hunters and Fashionistas Flock to New Uniqlo Flagship Store

Uniqlo's new flagship store opened on Oct. 14, 2011 at 666 Fifth Ave., near West 53rd Street.

Chelsea & Hell's Kitchen »

Japanese Barbeque Restaurant Comes to Hell's Kitchen

The popular franchise Gyu-Kaku will open a location on West 44th Street.

Harlem »

Samurai Visit to Manhattan Commemorated in New Museum Exhibition

A new show at the Museum of the City of New York honors the 150th anniversary of Japan's first diplomatic visit to the US.