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Problem Solving With Soft Robots

Problem Solving With Soft Robots

Late last month, researchers at Harvard University unveiled a new, autonomous robot made entirely from soft materials. This prototype was…

Nurses Improve Infant Health, One Home at a Time

Nurses Improve Infant Health, One Home at a Time

A group of specially trained nurses visit new moms at home to keep them and their babies healthy…

Rebelling Against Prohibition From Day One: A Whiskey Lover Shares His Story

Rebelling Against Prohibition From Day One: A Whiskey Lover Shares His Story

A Kentucky native brings his love for whiskey to New York.…

Cake Magic

Cake Magic

A Bronx entrepreneur returns to her lifelong dream of opening up a bakery …

Rangers Playoff Prep: Hockey’s Ice Men Cometh

Rangers Playoff Prep: Hockey’s Ice Men Cometh

Madison Square Garden Zamboni drivers ready the ice for the New York Rangers NHL Playoffs…

An Anti-Trump Rally Gets Rocky

An Anti-Trump Rally Gets Rocky

In Midtown, 31 arrests and at least one punch in the face.…

Recycled Wood Reborn in Toymaker’s Workshop

Recycled Wood Reborn in Toymaker’s Workshop

A Queens toymaker breathes new life into recycled and locally sourced wood.…

Girls on Ice

Girls on Ice

A group of teenage girls take on professional theatrical figure skating.…

Recent Slashings Drive a Veteran Guardian Angel Back to the Subways

Recent Slashings Drive a Veteran Guardian Angel Back to the Subways

A Bronx man's night watch on New York City's subways…

A Jazz Heart Still Beats in Harlem

A Jazz Heart Still Beats in Harlem

A historic venue strives to keep a part of the neighborhood’s soul alive…

Smashing the Crystal Ball

Smashing the Crystal Ball

How one Bushwick psychic and spiritual healer tries to dispel stereotypes. …

Oldest American Bike Factory Cycles On

Oldest American Bike Factory Cycles On

New York company tries to keep manufacturing in the U.S. by opening a factory in South Carolina…

Telling the Tale of Two Cities

Telling the Tale of Two Cities

This 73-year-old tour guide is proud of New York. But she also teaches people how to navigate a less glamorous side of her beloved city. …

A Grocery Plans to Shut Down and Chelsea Protests

A Grocery Plans to Shut Down and Chelsea Protests

Rent hikes drive a supermarket to close, and residents worry about affordable alternatives. …

Mom-and-Pop Pizzerias Are In Knead of Some Dough!

Mom-and-Pop Pizzerias Are In Knead of Some Dough!

Competition from above and below is challenging New York City’s small pizza shops…

A Seven Year Old Takes On Broadway

A Seven Year Old Takes On Broadway

Bronx native Devin Trey Campbell is making his Broadway debut in "Kinky Boots." …

Patricia Field’s Last Day In Retail

Patricia Field’s Last Day In Retail

As Sex and the City’s fashion designer said goodbye to her store on Bowery last Sunday, hundreds of New Yorkers paid a final visit to the funky boutique. …

On Second Avenue, the Merchants Wait. And Wait. And Wait.

On Second Avenue, the Merchants Wait. And Wait. And Wait.

Construction on the Second Avenue Subway keeps driving customers away…

Panther Women Look Back

Panther Women Look Back

On the 50th anniversary of the Black Panthers, four of its women tell their stories…

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Radio Free Brooklyn Partners with New Record Store

Radio Free Brooklyn Partners with New Record Store

As more media consumption moves onto the Internet, one Internet radio station has decided to plant its feet in the physical world. Radio Free Brooklyn…

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Hot Sauces Fire Up NYC Tastebuds

Hot Sauces Fire Up NYC Tastebuds

At a festival featuring the heat-provoking condiments, vendors show off their wares.…

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What’s in a Name? Port Morris? SoBro? Piano District?

What’s in a Name? Port Morris? SoBro? Piano District?

By Courtney Vinopal When New York real estate giants Somerset Partners and Chetrit Group first announced…

Transgender People Get Support from a Bronx-based Community Group

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Exploring the City’s Changes in Cardboard

Exploring the City’s Changes in Cardboard

With virtual reality, an interactive art installation helps viewers understand the effects of gentrification …

Trying to Make Parking in the City Less of a Pain

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Full of Bologna

Full of Bologna

A sandwich made in honor of a certain presidential candidate…

Crochet Coral Reef : When Crochet Goes Wonky

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Colombians in New York Keep an Eye on Developments at Home

Colombians in New York Keep an Eye on Developments at Home

The Colombian community is divided on the peace deal, but are hopeful for an improved agreement.…

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