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Where to eat on Bastille Day in NYC

Bo's New Orleans-style menu retains its French influences.Credit: ProvidedWe had ours on the Fourth of July, now it’s time for France’s equivalent on July 14. Go out and show your solidarity with the French in overthrowing the monarchy by eating some Paris-worthy grub.Get fancyGeneral AssemblyTime...

Thursday, July 10, 2014, 3:55 AM

Where to eat in NYC on July 4

Sons of Essex is taking the party to the street.Credit: ProvidedThe Fourth of July is about the patriotic celebration of our freedoms. So exercise your right to the best food and drinks in the country, if New York City does say so itself.The GanderMake new friends for the Fourth with karaoke and a...

Thursday, July 3, 2014, 12:45 AM

Pride March 2014 celebrates the end of DOMA

The Pride March can be a life-changing event for a young participant, says NYC Pride managing director Chris Frederick.Credit: ProvidedYou’d be forgiven for thinking that the Pride March, which brings together thousands of the city’s LGBT community, was just a giant party. But this annual public...

Thursday, June 26, 2014, 4:44 AM

Don't fall for 'Diet Cults' — there's no single way to live healthy

Caption:A lot of companies try to sell you their diet as the only one that works. The author of "Diet Cults" says it isn't so.If you've ever rolled your eyes at a fad diet — or tried one and didn't get the promised results — you'll like what Matt Fitzgerald has to say.A certified sports...

Thursday, June 26, 2014, 4:25 AM

Pride Week events in NYC

Join the ladies from The Haus of Mimosa at a fun brunch at Ktchn during Pride Week. Credit: Chance YehThis Sunday is the main event, but there are seven days to Pride Week. So raise your game, dress to impress and celebrate diversity in style with some amazing food or a great party! We found the...

Tuesday, June 24, 2014, 1:12 AM

Red Baraat give Make Music New York 'a big global sound'

Become a part of Red Baraat this Saturday.Credit: Erin Patrice O'BrienWith eight members, Red Baraat are already a bigger band than most of their Brooklyn contemporaries. But this Saturday they’re hoping to have almost 50 times as many people playing their music. As part of Make Music New York,...

Friday, June 20, 2014, 2:10 AM

It just became easier to be 'You & Me'

When you’re away from your significant other it’s luckily easy to stay in touch with apps like Snapchat, Instagram, text messages and so on. But it actually just got a little easier with a new app called "You & Me."The app basically combines some of the best sharing features on social media app...

Thursday, June 19, 2014, 1:27 AM

Gossip: Are Selena Gomez and Justin Bieber together again?

This Instagram video sure makes it looks like Selena Gomez and Justin Bieber are an item again. Again. Again.CREDIT: InstagramWe can’t even beliebe it any more.The on-again, off-again, on-again, off-again, on-gain, off-again, on-again couple Justin Bieber and Selena Gomez was seen celebrating a...

Tuesday, June 17, 2014, 7:48 PM

Which vitamins do you really need to take?

Find out what your daily vitamin diet should be.Credit: ThinkstockWith aisles full of endless vitamins and supplements, which are the ones you really need to take? We asked experts for their best advice on what supplements to take — and more importantly, how to remember to take them!Nutritionist...

Friday, May 23, 2014, 6:37 PM

Rob Kardashian has a big surprise for you

Gossip site X17online.com posted exclusive pictures of Rob Kardashian leaving the country to attend his sister's wedding.Rob Kardashian has stepped out for the first time in weeks to get to Europe in time for Kimye’s wedding on May 24. Gossip site X17 Online caught up with him in the airport, and...

Monday, May 19, 2014, 10:09 PM

Enjoy free movies in the open in NYC

You can watch Iron Man 3 with Robert Downey Jr. for free in Central Park this summer/Photo credit: Getty ImagesGet out of the movie theaters and on to the grass during the hot summer nights. Here’s a list of where you can enjoy free movies in New York parks.Central Park Film Festival celebrating...

Wednesday, May 14, 2014, 9:08 PM

Best tips for spring cleaning your desk (or whatever might need cleaning)

Justin Klosky is the author of 'Organize and Create Discipline' - a book that draws on his own experience with OCD.Justin Klosky – author of ‘Organize and Create Discipline’ - helps people organize their desks. But it is more than that really-- what he really does is help clients organize their...

Monday, May 12, 2014, 10:44 PM

Mike Price from The Clam spills his food secrets — and his love for downtown

The Clam chef Mike Price loves Downtown NYC — he thinks the area has been good to him.Mike Price opened The Clam at the beginning of the year on Hudson Street, and the place has already become quite popular. The namesake dish is perfect for spring, and the interior may give you the feeling you've...

Sunday, May 11, 2014, 9:27 PM

These are the supplements you should take

If you remember your supplements every day, you will keep the doctor away/Photo credit: Getty ImagesWith aisles full of endless vitamins and supplements, which are the ones you really need to take? We found out at the official launch for Nature’s Origin’s non-GMO and gluten-free supplements line,...

Sunday, May 11, 2014, 7:16 PM

Don't miss these Mother's Day deals at New York restaurants

Mom will love this croque monsieur from FP Patisserie.Credit: Felipe CoronadoMom gave birth to you — the least you can do is spoil her with a free mimosa or dessert on Mother's Day. Book a table at one of these restaurants and take advantage of freebies for mom.The WayfarerPampering hits a new...

Tuesday, May 6, 2014, 9:26 PM

Queen Latifah, Mary J Blige, Gloria Steinem and more spill their secrets on how to be successful women

Queen Latifah was honored at the Matrix Awards for her work as a woman in communication. The award was presented to her by singer Mary J Blige./Credit: Maryanne Russell PhotographySome of the most successful women in the field of communications gave us their best advice for making it in the...

Sunday, May 4, 2014, 10:01 PM

Watch the Kentucky Derby at these hot spots

Sweetwater Social will get the party going for the Kentucky Derby./Credit: Sweetwater SocialWe found four cool spots to watch the Kentucky Derby.Kentucky Derby Viewing Party at Sweetwater SocialYou want to watch the race while sipping on delicious cocktails made just for the occasion? Then join...

Wednesday, April 30, 2014, 10:58 PM

Best dishes with ramps in NYC restaurants (and one DIY ramp dish)

At The Monarch Room you can get this delicious pasta dish with ramps.For a very limited time – about a month – New York has ramps fever. This tasty garlic-like onion comes with spring and can add a savory flavor to most dishes, but the onions disappear about as quickly as they arrive. Here are...

Wednesday, April 23, 2014, 5:31 PM

Is camp right for introverts?

Introverted kids can learn a lot from going to camp, Christine Fonseca says. Credit: ProvidedSending your shy, sweet child to summer camp can be a scary thought. We talk to Christine Fonseca, author of "Quiet Kids: Help Your Introverted Child Succeed in an Extroverted World," about her best tips...

Sunday, April 20, 2014, 5:38 PM

Star-studded summer camps

Mariah Carey graces campers with her presence at Camp Mariah.Credit: Getty ImagesGive your child the star treatment this summer with a celebrity-endorsed camp. Whether your son or daughter wants to sing like Mariah Carey, dunk like Michael Jordan or jam out like The Jonas Brothers, there's a place...

Thursday, April 17, 2014, 6:36 PM