The Women's March on NYC and other ways to make your voice heard this week

The Women's March on NYC and other ways to make your voice heard this week

Looking for a way to make your voice heard about the incoming Trump administration? The New York City sister march to the Women's March in Washington D.C. takes place this Saturday…

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This organization is bringing the first monument honoring a woman to Central Park

This organization is bringing the first monument honoring a woman to Central Park

It took over seventy years of advocacy for women to be granted the right to vote in the United States. Determined, pioneering citizens such as Elizabeth Cady Stanton and Susan B.…

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Studio Gang reveals new details about the American Museum of Natural History revamp

Studio Gang reveals new details about the American Museum of Natural History revamp

The American Museum of Natural History (AMNH) is tackling climate change, habitat loss and threats to life and health on Earth "in the post-truth era" with Studio Gang's new Gilder…

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Troubled Indian Point Nuclear Plant shutting down by 2021

Troubled Indian Point Nuclear Plant shutting down by 2021

Troubled Indian Point Nuclear Power Plant is slated to shut down by 2021, according to a recently-reached agreement between New York State and Entergy. Just 30 miles north of New York…

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Times Square Valentine's Heart celebrates diversity and immigration in NYC

Times Square Valentine's Heart celebrates diversity and immigration in NYC

This year's annual Times Square Valentine Heart Design Competition will celebrate the role that immigrants have played in the development and vibrancy of New York. Called "We Were…

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Central Park gets a new fleet of clean, green garbage carts

Central Park gets a new fleet of clean, green garbage carts

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Cuomo wants to build a 750-mile trail from NYC to Canada

Cuomo wants to build a 750-mile trail from NYC to Canada

What if you could travel across the state on foot - from top to bottom and one end to the other - using one continuous trail. Say hello to the Empire State Trail. Governor Cuomo just…

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Olin Studio announces plans to turn Pier 26 into a vibrant park

Olin Studio announces plans to turn Pier 26 into a vibrant park

Olin Studio revealed plans to turn Pier 26 into a vibrant park and community area. The pier will include ample spaces to enjoy nature with multiple landscaped spaces, along with…

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Times Square redesign completed just in time for New Year’s Eve festivities

Times Square redesign completed just in time for New Year’s Eve festivities

Mayor Bill de Blasio’s Administration has announced that the reconstruction of Times Square has finally come to completion. The nearly eight-year-long project was design to improve…

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NYC's most exclusive park will open to the public for one hour on Christmas Eve

NYC's most exclusive park will open to the public for one hour on Christmas Eve

Gramercy Park, the serene space tucked away from the nearby bustle of Union Square and the East Village- is well known for its quiet and exclusivity.   The private park is only…

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New Yorker creates giant holiday card by biking across Manhattan

New Yorker creates giant holiday card by biking across Manhattan

People spend hours making their own DIY cards for the holidays but we think we can say pretty confidently that New Yorker Erik Trinidad's is the most labor-intensive one we've ever…

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NYC rooftop cabin boasts a country porch with views of the Empire State Building

NYC rooftop cabin boasts a country porch with views of the Empire State Building

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“Nectar: War Upon the Bees” explores the plight of the beloved insects at Pratt Manhattan Gallery

“Nectar: War Upon the Bees” explores the plight of the beloved insects at Pratt Manhattan Gallery

Last night Pratt Manhattan Gallery held its reception for “Nectar: War Upon the Bees” a timely visual essay exploring the far-reaching consequences of today’s greed-driven food…

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BMW's ReachNow car sharing service gives NYC residents easy access to the i3

BMW's ReachNow car sharing service gives NYC residents easy access to the i3

BMW's ReachNow car-sharing service is now going to make it easier for some NYC residents to get behind the wheel of the i3 electric car. Last week ReachNow, which is already available…

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Dakota Access Pipeline protesters to rally at CitiGroup headquarters in NYC today

Dakota Access Pipeline protesters to rally at CitiGroup headquarters in NYC today

This week news broke that not far from Standing Rock, the Dakota Access Pipeline leaked some 176,000 gallons, fouling a tributary of the Little Missouri and Missouri Rivers, which…

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Trump Building

Trump Building "submerged" by Rising Seas installation in New York City

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How Habitat for Humanity recycles the Rockefeller Center Christmas tree to build homes for those in need

How Habitat for Humanity recycles the Rockefeller Center Christmas tree to build homes for those in need

We contacted Habitat for Humanity to get the full story behind what happened to the ghosts of Christmas trees past,  and Chris Clarke, senior vice president of marketing and…

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You're invited to the NYC Fair Trade Coalition's holiday pop-up tonight

You're invited to the NYC Fair Trade Coalition's holiday pop-up tonight

On December 7 from 6:00-9:00 p.m. the NYC Fair Trade Coalition will host a fun evening of shopping and celebrating. Not only will the wares and goods of the likes of fair trade brands…

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Hearst Tower celebrates 10th anniversary with new Foster + Partners exhibit

Hearst Tower celebrates 10th anniversary with new Foster + Partners exhibit

Manhattan's Hearst Tower is the epitome of green design in New York City and to celebrate the 10th anniversary of its opening, an exhibit on architect Norman Foster and his firm Foster…

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Shop from local makers at WantedDesign’s upcoming holiday markets

Shop from local makers at WantedDesign’s upcoming holiday markets

With the holidays just around the corner, it’s time to start searching for gifts to give this season. And not just any gift, but rather something meaningful and unique that is sure to…

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NYC nonprofit Nest connects luxury brands with craftspeople around the world

NYC nonprofit Nest connects luxury brands with craftspeople around the world

In 2004, just two weeks after finishing graduate school, Rebecca Van Bergen began Nest with the idea that craft and small business support could be an empowering tool for positive…

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Canal Street Market: New shopping destination featuring local NYC brands opens right in time for the holidays

Canal Street Market: New shopping destination featuring local NYC brands opens right in time for the holidays

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There's a humpback whale living in the Hudson River

There's a humpback whale living in the Hudson River

Ahoy, there’s a whale swimming in the Hudson! Although New York is filled with wildlife, whales are a pretty rare sight from the city’s riverbanks. Yet, an increasing number of…

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