• Please Note: The N.Y. Today and Metropolitan Diary Columns Are Not Going Away October 27, 2015
    The City Room blog is going dark, but the features that appeared on it, like New York Today and Metropolitan Diary, are continuing as ever.
    By The New York Times
  • City Room, a Blog With a Broad Mandate, Is Retiring October 26, 2015
    Eight years, 20,000 posts and perhaps 100 million clicks later, City Room sails off into the sunset.
    By Andy Newman
  • No Cheating at Zabar’s October 25, 2015
    Metropolitan Diary: An old hand at the delicatessen's waiting line caught a newly arrived customer trying to use someone's discarded ticket.
    By Heidi Olson
  • Discovering New York Together October 23, 2015
    Metropolitan Diary: An autumn romance, including meeting on the F train platform in Brooklyn, hitting the greenmarket and the zoo, and letting a tourist take their picture.
    By Adele P.
  • After 82 Years, No More Driving October 22, 2015
    Metropolitan Diary: The day he sold his final car and gave up his keys, a 93-year-old was flooded with memories, starting with Pop's lessons behind the wheel.
    By Dawes Potter
  • Dating on a Budget in the 1960s October 21, 2015
    Metropolitan Diary: Dinner, a cruise and ground transportation, courtesy of the subway system, Chinatown and the Staten Island Ferry, could add up to very little 50 years ago.
    By Ivan Berger
  • Grieving With a Firefighter October 20, 2015
    Metropolitan Diary: A remembrance of a somber commute downtown nine days after the 9/11 attacks, when a firefighter boarded the subway in full dress uniform.
    By Helen Malmgren
  • The River Watchers October 18, 2015
    Metropolitan Diary: Canoeing around Manhattan at night, a man discovered eyes on the water from every available viewing spot, no matter how decrepit the pier or how late the hour.
    By Peter Tiso
  • ‘Is That Your Money?’ October 16, 2015
    Metropolitan Diary: A sleepy-looking commuter on the G train seemed strangely unconcerned about a folded $100 bill lying in front of him.
    By Phoebe Chao
  • Almost Missing Summer October 15, 2015
    Metropolitan Diary: As the writer awoke in the October chill, she began to romanticize summer, then remembered what it had been really like.
    By Jessica Fu
  • Taylor Swift’s voice coach selling East Village loft for $3.15M October 27, 2016
    Taylor Swift’s voice coach, the formidable Norma Garbo, has put her classic floor-through East Village loft on the market for $3.15 million. The fifth-floor unit at 830 Broadway is 2,800 square feet and comes with its own key-locked elevator landing. It’s now configured as a one-bedroom with a soundproof recording studio and features 13-foot ceilings,...
  • ‘Shark Tank’ alum selling tiny East Village pad for $895K October 27, 2016
    We hear that  “Shark Tank” contestant Sarah Ribner is selling her one-bedroom, one-bathroom, 600-square-foot apartment at 212 E. 13th St. It’s on the market for $895,000. A co-creator of PiperWai, a natural deodorant line, Ribner saw her business boom following her appearance on the ABC television show last year. The brand has raked in millions since...
  • Buy these 5 clever gadgets and live like ‘The Jetsons’ October 27, 2016
    In the home tech sphere, Nest’s self-learning thermostats have become de rigueur. So, perhaps, have Amazon’s Dash buttons. (Push and presto: another bottle of Tide or roll of Bounty arrives on your doorstep.) But they’re just the start of the so-called ”smart home” — outfitted with Wi-Fi-enabled appliances that are revolutionizing modern living. Here, five...
  • The homes with the scariest ghost and murder stories in NYC October 27, 2016
    Because Brooklynite Brian Hartig delves into the history of old New York homes every day, he comes across a few ghost stories. The founder of The Brownstone Detectives, a for-hire research team that focuses on the back stories of properties, knows that many of the city’s townhouses are inextricably linked to the dead. It was common, he...
  • College kid busted for secretly filming in campus bathrooms, classrooms October 27, 2016
    MEDIA, Pa. — Authorities say a Villanova University student used a cellphone camera to secretly video in public restrooms and a classroom on the school’s Main Line Philadelphia campus. The Delaware County District Attorney say police arrested 19-year-old Vincent Kane on child pornography-related charges. Kane, a part-time student, surrendered to police and was released after...
  • Neurotic New Yorkers are taking their dates to shrink sessions October 27, 2016
    Seth Weiser, a consummate ladies’ man who knows how to wine and dine his women, had an intriguing proposition for his girlfriend of six months: He tried to get her on the couch — the therapist’s couch. The 40-year-old bachelor from the Upper West Side has romanced the women in his life with whirlwind weekend...
  • This new club is a favorite of Porsche-drivers, ‘Housewives’ and Ivanka Trump October 27, 2016
    Doors down from the Harmonie and Metropolitan clubs, stuffy members-only bastions for olde New York right off of Fifth Avenue, sits the mammoth 17,000-square-foot restaurant Avra Madison — a different sort of club, for those who like their tsipoura fillets with a side of scene, and where the dress code includes suits as well as...
  • ‘Good Girls Revolt’ stars say sex discrimination is still painfully relevant October 27, 2016
    Amazon’s new drama “Good Girls Revolt,” premiering Friday, is inspired by a group of female researchers at Newsweek who filed an equal-opportunity complaint in 1970 about the magazine’s policy of male-only reporters. It’s a story its stars didn’t know before reading Lynn Povich’s book, on which the series is based — but one they could...
  • Magnets cured my depression October 27, 2016
    In August, Michele Pagano laughed for the first time in months. “I was watching a movie, and I just blurted out a laugh,” she says. That small chuckle was a big deal for Pagano, a 35-year-old property manager who lives in Greenwich, Conn., who couldn’t remember the last time she’d felt happy. “I covered my...
  • Meet the erotica author bringing her sexpertise to the stage October 27, 2016
    She’s penned one erotic novel (the summer 2016 hit “Maestra”) and led a seminar on the unbridled sex of Versailles, France, for a London cast of “Les Liaisons Dangereuses.” Now Oxford-educated historian Lisa Hilton is lending her sexpertise to an opera. “Love Hurts,” playing Friday at 7:30 p.m. at Symphony Space, seems an apt title...

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