Adams, Bragg announce joint crackdown on unlicensed Manhattan weed sellers

Mayor Eric Adams and Manhattan District Attorney Alvin Bragg are making a new joint push to crack down on businesses illegally selling weed in the Big Apple, the pair announced Tuesday afternoon. The NYPD has filed complaints in Manhattan Supreme Court against the operators of four East Village storefronts they say they observed selling marijuana … Read more

Downtown comedy stars spoof award-show speeches in You Like Me

Yes, awards shows are about honoring excellence and saluting the achievements of top artists in their fields and all the rest of that nice-sounding stuff. But for many fans of the genre, the most memorable award-show moments come when the stars step up to accept their accolades—especially when they veer from the usual dull decorum. The series You Like Me: … Read more

City to open sixth relief center for incoming asylum seekers in FiDi

Due to the recent influx in asylum seekers in New York City, Mayor Eric Adams announced that another Humanitarian Emergency Response and Relief Center will be opening in the near future. The new center will open at the Holiday Inn Manhattan – Financial District hotel and is the sixth center to open in the city. … Read more

20 SPECTACULAR Speakeasies in New York City (You’ll Love)

Image Courtesy Patent Pending Post overview: going over the best speakeasies in New York City I’m usually a goody two-shoes, but there is something invigorating about drinking in a speakeasy in New York City. It’s like a rebellious spirit infiltrates my body and I turn into a mysterious man, oozing confidence. I’m only half-kidding, speakeasies … Read more

10 ICONIC New York City Restaurants Every New Yorker Needs to Try

Visiting the Big Apple and wondering about the most iconic restaurants in New York City restaurants you can’t afford to miss? I was in your shoes once too, before moving to NYC six years ago. I can attest that your search is worthwhile, because no visit to the Big Apple is complete without a proper … Read more

HELPFUL GUIDE on Where to Stay in NEW YORK CITY (+Photos)

Are you trying to figure out where to stay in New York City? I have lived in New York City for the past 8 years. In that time, I’ve had family and friends visit me more often than the introvert in me wishes they would. I used my beloved visitors as guinea pigs (so sorry, … Read more

15 FANTASTIC Ways to Celebrate Valentine’s Day in New York City

Post overview: best ways to celebrate Valentine’s Day in NYC It seems no matter where you look in New York City couples are holding hands, canoodling or even getting engaged! Romance is practically an official language, so you better bring your A-game if you’re hoping to plan an unforgettable Valentine’s Day date in NYC. Some … Read more