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.
On Monday, New York became the seventh state to create benefit corporations, which are legally obligated to create benefits for both society and their shareholders. What does that mean for the city?
While my roommates trim our apartment-sized tree in Queens, I watch “Schindler’s List.” While they tape tinsel to our walls, I read articles about lead poisoning. But this is my first Christmas in New York; it’s time to turn some things around.