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East Village & Lower East Side »

Ray's Candy Store Gets Boost from Facebook and Foursquare

Business has increased at the longtime Avenue A shop thanks to a younger neighbor's online efforts.

Upper West Side & Morningside Heights »

Neighbors Say Kosher Steakhouse is Too Rowdy for Upper West Side

Prime KO, where Lindsay Lohan and Snooki have eaten, is drawing complaints from neighbors.

Manhattan »

Obama Laughs Off DiNapoli Name Fumble During Midtown Address

President Barack Obama was quick on his feet after bungling the name of New York State Comptroller Tom DiNapoli.

Greenwich Village & SoHo »

Two Fans to Watch 2,454 Baseball Games in Village 'Cave'

Two baseball fans will be on display inside the "MLB Fan Cave" in Greenwich Village beginning Thursday.

Manhattan »

Five Things I Learned Judging and Hanging Out at The Shorty Awards

Sree Sreenivasan on the contest that honors excellence - such as it is - on Twitter.

Manhattan »

Missing Bronx Zoo Cobra Now on Twitter

The deadly cobra that's been missing from the Bronx Zoo is checking out Manhattan, a spoof Twitter feed says.

Manhattan »

Lady Gaga Lauded by Lawmakers for Gay Marriage Push

Local legislators have commended the pop star for her efforts to pass gay marriage in the state.

Washington Heights & Inwood »

Colt 45's 'Blast' Drink a Magnet for Kids, Pol Warns

Councilman Robert Jackson is calling on the SLA to add 'Blast by Colt 45' to its list of banned alcoholic energy drinks.

Manhattan »

Five Things I Am Learning from #JapanQuake, #tsunami, #prayforjapan

Sree Sreenivasan explains what he's learned from the Japan earthquake and its aftermath.

Upper West Side & Morningside Heights »

NYC Ballet Enacts New Social Media Policy for its Dancers

The company is among the country's first performing arts organizations to oversee employee posts on Twitter and Facebook.

Greenwich Village & SoHo »

CupcakeStop Tweets That It Will Close

CupcakeStop, the cupcake truck-turned-Greenwich Village dessert hub, announced that it would close via Twitter.

Manhattan »

Five Cool New-to-me Tools I'm Using

Sree Sreenivasan looks at some services worth checking out.

Manhattan »

Mayor Michael Bloomberg Pranked on Twitter

Bloomberg may be striving to improve his social media skills, but a Twitter prank Friday revealed he still has a lot to learn.

Midtown & Theater District »

Lincoln Tunnel Motorcycle Accident Injures Dozens of People

A Lincoln Tunnel tube was closed after a motorcycle crashed with buses and 52 people were hurt, officials say.