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Fourteen Hours of The Roosevelts with Documentary Filmmaker Ken Burns

The series chronicles the lives of Theodore, Franklin and Eleanor Roosevelt in the first major television series that interweaves their complex stories into a single narrative.

The 85-acre Brooklyn Bridge Park is one of openhousenewyork's tour sites this year. Photo: Flickr/Steve Minor
Bridget Leahy  |  September 15, 2011 6:00 AM | Updated: December 1, 2011 1:00 PM | 7 Comments
Experience New York's historic structures, design wonders and unique public spaces at one of these urban design events.
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September 14, 2011 1:00 PM | Comments
Imagine a bookstore with only one section: "Cookbooks."
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Christina Knight for NYC ARTS  |  September 14, 2011 6:00 AM | Comments
The festival offers a cultural Indian summer of sorts, featuring everything from a funk orchestra to opera arias, modern dance to children’s musicals. VIDEO
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David Evanier  |  September 13, 2011 6:00 AM | 8 Comments
He's famous for serenading San Francisco but Tony Bennett's had a passionate love affair with New York since he was a boy.
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September 13, 2011 1:30 AM | Comments
Its got puppets and drag queens, what more could you ask?
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September 12, 2011 1:30 PM | Comments
It's tiny compared to Barnes & Noble but that's part of the charm.
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September 12, 2011 1:30 PM | Comments
You can eat or get a drink from the bar while practicing your backhand.
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Bridget Leahy  |  September 9, 2011 5:26 PM | Comments
Don't have tickets to the tents at Fashion Week? From art to film, get your fashion fix off the runway at a wide array of performing and visual arts events this fall.
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September 9, 2011 1:25 PM | Comments
This week's edition of SundayArts includes a chat with Cynthia Rowley and a look at Manhattan's endangered Garment District.VIDEO
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John Farley  |  September 9, 2011 1:07 PM | Comments
Thirteen will premiere a new documentary dedicated to the men and women who arrived at the World Trade Center the morning of Sept. 11, 2001, and chose to stay.VIDEO
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