Bridget Leahy

Emerald Nut Run 2010. Do double duty with a night of fun and fitness at this NYE celebration in Central Park. Flickr/Karigee
Bridget Leahy  |  December 23, 2011 4:00 AM | Comments
We came up with 12 alternative New Year's Eve celebrations so you can party without the pandemonium. Peruse our picks for the perfect party plan.
Josephines Feast2
Bridget Leahy  |  November 23, 2011 4:00 AM | 3 Comments
Support the city and make your loved ones happy using our guide to unique gifts made only in New York.VIDEO
jfkair
Bridget Leahy  |  November 17, 2011 1:42 PM | 1 Comment
Flying out of LaGuardia, JFK or Newark? Beat the holiday traffic on the city's mass transit.
Corn stalks
Bridget Leahy  |  October 26, 2011 3:51 PM | 1 Comment
Learn about the life of a professional pumpkin carver and get some tips on how to improve your own carving skills.
Don't shy away from a big furniture. Think about having one statement piece, like this red couch, and keep the rest of the room simple. Flickr/rcarver
Bridget Leahy  |  October 21, 2011 4:00 AM | 2 Comments
Living in a small space shouldn't cramp your style. New York City interior designers offer tips for maximizing apartments with minimal square footage.
Names of victims etched into the parapets of the reflecting pools. Flickr/Phillip Kalantzis Cope
Bridget Leahy  |  October 13, 2011 12:49 PM | 1 Comment
The 9/11 Memorial, "Reflecting Absence," officially opened on the 10th anniversary of the attacks. Here's how to plan and prepare your visit.
Mixed Media Artist Scotto Mycklebust in his Chelsea Studio. Mycklebust is one of High Line Open Studios founders. Photo Courtesy of Kevin O'Hanlon
Bridget Leahy  |  October 11, 2011 4:00 AM | 1 Comment
High Line Open Studios gives the public unique access to artists' private studios in West Chelsea.
Ziplining at Hunter Mountain  last fall! October is the peak time for fall foilage. Photo courtesy of offmanhattan
Bridget Leahy  |  October 4, 2011 2:43 PM | 1 Comment
Do autumn's bucolic offerings seem out of reach from your perch in a Manhattan skyscraper? We've got five easy day trips that will jumpstart your fall experience.
The Oktoberfest tradition of drinking beer from a boot comes from claims that German soldiers drank from their boots in WWI before heading into battle. Photo/Flickr Sebastien Barre
Bridget Leahy  |  September 28, 2011 6:00 AM | 1 Comment
With six food fests to satisfy, the upcoming months are going to be good to your taste buds.
Nancy BassWyden
September 19, 2011 12:30 PM | Comments
This trip to the West Side is worth it for the whole family.
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