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February 7, 2013 6:23 PM | Updated: February 10, 2013 11:00AM | Comments
Winter Storm Nemo covered NYC and surrounding areas with snow, with greater impacts in New England.VIDEO
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Marisa Wong  |  January 23, 2013 10:43 AM | Comments
MetroFocus digs deeper into the secrets of Grand Central: a historical timeline graphic, a web-exclusive interview with author Sam Roberts, and a Storify collection of Grand Central's social media happenings.VIDEO
Even with all of the technology and maps available, navigating the city can leave you scratching your head. Flickr/Ed Yourdon
Doris Martinez  |  February 24, 2012 4:00 AM | 2 Comments
You're running to an appointment but your smartphone's dead and there's not a subway map in sight. Here are a few rules of thumb to help you navigate the city the old-fashioned way.
The Chelsea Hotel, home to artists and writers and the fodder for many gossip columns. Flickr/ WilliamNYC.
Zoe Pappas  |  January 12, 2012 4:00 AM | 3 Comments
As tenants and the landlord do battle over the Hotel Chelsea, one 17-year resident muses on its mythology.VIDEO
I Feel Relatively Neutral About New York
Georgia Kral  |  December 30, 2011 4:00 AM | Comments
Set aside some time, sit back and visit the MetroFocus vault with us. Here are a few of the stories we ran in 2011 that show off the many fabulous facets of our beloved city.VIDEO
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Matt Draper  |  November 7, 2011 4:00 AM | Updated: December 5, 2011 9:48 AM | 16 Comments
Passengers love to complain about New York City's 100,000-plus taxicab and limousine drivers. But what do they say about us, the riders? MetroFocus hit the road to find out.
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Sam Lewis  |  July 14, 2011 6:00 AM | Updated: July 15, 2011 6:00 AM | Comments
Bronx-born photographer Lyle Ashton Harris' portraits of friends, artists and local politicians are on display at The Studio Museum in Harlem.
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