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Support Small Businesses!

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It’s no secret that small businesses everywhere are facing tough times, but given the fact that NYC has been on lockdown since March 16, we are especially hard hit. Here are some of our favorite ways to support small businesses: NYC & Company continues to highlight member businesses through three separate digital marketing initiatives: Virtual…

Get to Know a Neighborhood: Red Hot Red Hook, Brooklyn

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Red Hook has truly become a neighborhood worth checking out if you haven’t explored it yet. There are several exciting makers in Red Hook creating fantastic goods like chocolate, spirits, wine and more. There are also several restaurants worth a visit like Steve’s Key Lime Pie,…

Super Bowl Sunday! Where to Watch the Super Bowl in NYC!

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With all of the Eagles and Patriots fans in NYC, this Super Bowl is sure to be intense! Here are our picks for where to watch in NYC. Definitely make reservations if available, or go early to get your seats!   Berg’n Crown Heights, Brooklyn: Game will show on a 20…

Perhaps You’ve Noticed NYC’s Transportation Issues? Get Active!

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Sign the Petition for Albany Leaders to Enact Move NY! The region’s transportation network is in full-blown crisis. New Yorkers are experiencing record levels of subway delays, dangerously overcrowded platforms and cars, and worst-ever traffic jams that are slowing our buses to a crawl, causing riders to flee by the thousands. Luckily, Governor Cuomo has embraced congestion…

Like A Local Tours: Our Top Ten Favorite NYC Restaurants Right Now

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Birds of a Feather WILLIAMSBURG BROOKLYN $$ Birds of a Feather, 鸳鸯 in Chinese, is a Chinese restaurant in Williamsburg, Brooklyn. It is the brainchild of Yiming and Xian, the Michelin-starred duo behind Cafe China. They hav spent countless hours ruminating on the details of everything that meets the eye and…

Interview with a Local: Frederick Bouchardy, Founder of Joya Studio

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Joya Studio is a New York City-based fragrance design studio founded by Frederick Bouchardy. They opened their flagship location in 2016, in a retrofitted 19th century garage in the Clinton Hill neighborhood. It is Brooklyn’s first industrial perfumery. They host tours, events, workshops and interactive art installations. The hybrid studio space launch was featured in…

Carbon Offsets: what is this all about anyway?

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I love travel. And it’s safe to say, if you’re reading this, that you do too. But one thing you might not think about is the fact that airplanes are one of the worst polluters, sponsored by us, the travelers who fly. BUT, don’t despair, you can easily help offset your carbon footprint. For years,…