Here are this month’s editors picks from Metro.us and more highlights you may have missed from January 2016:

NYC

School custodian allegedly sold students’ semen at sperm bank

Friends, family hold faith in finding missing Queens flight attendant

NYPD Commissioner Bratton declares subways safe after ride with cops and photographer

Manhattan subway slasher arrested, turned in by grandmother

Group raises funds to 'Pedal Forward' with bamboo bicycles

Queens brewery to take on craft beer industry with slated July launch

Get your taxes done by an accountant at Brooklyn bar Yours Sincerely

Ride out winter at these bars with fireplaces


PHILLY

Muslim man says he was beat in Philadelphia attack for speaking Arabic

Black Lives Matter plan to disrupt Mummers parade

Dad's tumultuous Tinder, Snapchat-fueled affair with teen drove him to murder son: Prosecutors

Pa. State Police release jewelry in bid to ID skeleton found in park

Councilman under fire for musician registration bill

PHOTOS: Philly got fancy at Hair O' The Dog

The best Philly neighborhoods to buy a house in 2016

The best places to eat your vegetables — without missing meat


BOSTON

Facing landlord debacle, Somerville's Starlab Studios is fighting back

MIT student logs a million Boston skyline photos over five years

Hackers team up in Boston to fight human trafficking

‘Celebrity’ dog Moose makes long, unlikely journey to Mass. family

MBTA and Samaritans roll out anti-suicide 'You're Not Alone' project

Authorities bust 56 MS-13 members all over greater Boston area

Should we all move to Quincy?

Cozy up to one of these Boston bars with fireplaces
 

ARTS, ENTERTAINMENT & LIFESTYLE

With '13 Hours,' Michael Bay turns Benghazi into a dumb Michael Bay movie

Should we worry about Johnny Depp?

8 things to know about ‘The Bachelor’ Las Vegas twins

Single and Swiping: 3 dating apps if you’re over Tinder

Do you have what it takes to be a superboss?

What the latest fertility advancements mean for you

5 reasons why some runners don’t lose weight

Hacks for quitting sugar — because Obama says you should

How to save money on travel in 2016
 
The six Trader Joe's beers you should be buying
 

VIRAL

Clinton super PAC offered Vermont newspaper 'off the record' anti-Sanders 'tips': Report

Expert warns against women 'detoxifying' vaginas with herbal balls

George Costanza-themed bar opens in Australia

This cat looks a lot like Adam Driver (Kylo Ren)

PHOTOS: No Pants Subway Ride NYC 2016

Woman believes she’s a cat born in a human body

Skateboarder allegedly vandalizes lobster tank, throws lobsters against wall

VIDEO: Koala throws tantrum after getting kicked out of tree

SPORTS

Picard: Peyton and HGH? Like it or not, it IS a story

2016 NFL Mock Draft: Mel Kiper Jr. unapproved (full, complete Round 1)

Bruins survive midseason slump, eye better days ahead

Jets roster: 3 positions where solution is in-house

Knicks: Brandon Jennings, Tony Wroten trade would be just what the Dr. ordered

Philly all-sports power rankings: Claude Giroux is best of 131 athletes

Macnow: Five pieces of free advice for new Eagles coach Doug Pederson

Couturier emerging as standout two-way player for Flyers