We came up with 12 alternative New Year’s Eve celebrations so you can party without the pandemonium. The events span all boroughs and all budgets, so peruse our picks for the perfect party plan.
With nearly 3,500 projects originating in the New York City area, this region remains the epicenter of the Kickstarter trend. Jane Pauley talks to Kickstarter co-founder Yancey Strickler about why his innovative online funding platform is such a success in New York.
Every couple of months, I become a tour guide. I don’t take foreigners to the Statue of Liberty or Times Square. That’s not my bag. I’m a journalist and a beer lover, not necessarily in that order. Thus, I lead a homebrewers tour in Brooklyn.
After a 13-year quest to find the perfect potato pancake, the winner of Edible Brooklyn’s best latke contest found inspiration in several unlikely places. Read her story and get her recipe for “double happiness” latkes.
Meet some of New York City’s most interesting and accepting Protestant and Catholic church leaders, and learn where you can find them this Christmas.
Another banner week for “Cuomo the Barbarian.” Christine Quinn, David Grandeau, and Eva Moskowitz are among the winners and Ravi Batra, Carl Paladino and Cyrus Vance Jr. are among the losers.
For “Thru-Line,” 44 musicians will perform the same snippet of Bach on every subway platform along the F train on Dec. 21. MetroFocus spoke with the composer and musicians making it happen.