This Is New York

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This is the city’s story and every day it’s different. Our reporters see unique things that make their neighborhoods great. This blog is for those moments that make you scratch your head, celebrate, or gripe to your coworker about how, for better or worse, "This is New York."    

Upper East Side »

We're rounding up all the things you need to know in advance of March 17.

Upper West Side »

Down pitchers of beer, wear your finest green duds, and enjoy some traditional Irish music on March 17.

Upper West Side »

50,000 people voted to pick Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie's novel for the One Book, One New York campaign.

Corona »

We wish we had the same excuse for our gluttonous behavior.

Upper East Side »

In the interest of keeping the city stylish, we present a guide to keeping your shoes spiffy.

Upper East Side »

The fight takes place from 6 to 9 p.m. and will raise funds for the Bowery Mission, organizers said.

New York City »

Snow piles left by New York's winter storm will get cleared away, the city promises. 

Park Slope »

Start making plans about where to hit the slopes.

Flushing »

You could binge-watch Netflix. Or you could be a productive member of society. 

Eltingville »

Two ponies were spotted trotting down Hylan Boulevard on Tuesday morning.

Fort Greene »

Shannon Pierre charges $50 to shovel your house, $45 if you’ve got salt.

Washington Heights »

Public school students aren't the only ones enjoying a snow day.

Midtown »

Hide from the snow with these binge-able TV shows and movies.

Carroll Gardens »

From waste dumps to theaters, this map shows where city facilities are in your neighborhood.