Category: Manhattan

Preview: They Call Me Arethusa

This spokenwordstyle docudrama exposes the devastation laid by intimate partner violence through the voices of modern women and their mythological sisters – Arethusa Speaks website.

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Picturing Harlem

By Seth Fera-Schanes An afternoon with your camera in Harlem is a great way to get to know the neighborhood.  As with most parts of New York City, the neighborhood is subdivided even further into West, East, Central (and I recently heard North and South but I am […]

Best Seasonal Drinks In NYC

By Baha Awadallah When the holidays come, so do the holiday drinks. I’m not just talking about hot chocolate or Starbucks’ Gingerbread lattes. I’m talking about holiday themed cocktails. There are all types of holiday cocktails from spiked eggnog to your classic mulled wine. New York City has […]

Take A Bite Out Of The Big Apple

By Seth Fera-Schanes Here is a project for New York City residents and incoming tourists.  Dedicate one weekend day to explore the city.  Like really explore.  Get out the door at 9am and start walking.  Not a few blocks.  Not one specific neighborhood.  Like 8 miles of traversing […]

Fall Afternoon in Harlem

By Seth Fera-Schanes The weather decided to jump from the mid-30’s to a sunny 55 degree day today.  This meant people were out on the streets enjoying Sunday afternoon and getting their Thanksgiving grocery shopping done a little early this year.  As for me, I opted to walk […]

Concord Grape Rickey Recipe

By Seth Fera-Schanes I was looking for some Fall inspired drink recipes and reached out to a few restaurants around the city.  One of the drink recipes I received was an updated version of the classic Rickey.  All the standard ingredients are included (Gin, lime and club soda) […]

The Pear Tree by 2nd Floor on Clinton

By Seth Fera-Schanes Our Fall cocktail lineup continues with this delicious pear themed drink.  A great balance of spices and speciality spirits make this drink perfect for special occasions or after dinner drinks with your closes friends.  Recipe and photo were submitted by 2nd Floor on Clinton on […]

The Cloisters: Art & Meditation

By Denise Oliveira Medieval art, breathtaking views, and peace & quiet: These are a few of the things you’ll find at The Cloisters, the branch of The Metropolitan Museum of Art dedicated to the art and architecture of medieval Europe. Nestled in Fort Tyron Park, at the northern tip […]