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New Food Markets Downtown

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Three markets are bringing fresh meat and produce to downtown neighborhoods As the residential population downtown continues to swell, the community demand for fresh local food is higher than ever. Here are three markets coming this summer in the downtown area: Night Market on Water Street Thursday, July 19th 4 – 8 p.m. 2 Coenties [&hellip
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Welcome to the Neighborhood, Mr. Mayor

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Our Town’s welcome gift as de Blasio and family prepare to move to the East Side After months of delay, the de Blasio family is finally packing up for a move to the Upper East Side. To mark the occasion, Our Town put together a gift basket to welcome them and dropped it off at [&hellip
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Health & Fitness

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Group Cardio Niketown Running Group Free 6 East 57th St btwn 5th Ave and Madison Ave Every Tuesday/Thursday 9AM & 6:30 PM Every Saturday 9AM www.store.nike.com (212) 891 6543 Use this opportunity to get in shape and meet new people. The Nike store on East 57th Street holds free group runs/walks every Tuesday and Thursday. [&hellip
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Day Trips

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Cultural Arts Center in historic buildings Snug Harbor $5 Adults, $4 Students/Seniors, Free for Children Under 12 1000 Richmond Terrace Staten Island, NY Wednesday-Sunday 12PM-5PM newhouse@snug-harbor.org (717)425-3524 Home of 26 historical buildings, nine botanical gardens, a two-acre urban farm and 10 acres of wetland, Snug harbor is known as a place where history, architecture, visual [&hellip
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Seniors

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Dance for Life $17 per class, bulk rates available 92Y 1395 Lexington Avenue @ 92nd St. www.92y.org (212) 415- 5500 Stimulate your mind and body with gentle dance classes that enhance flexibility and strength. A variety of dance styles and class times are offered. The 92nd St Y is a large community filled with interesting [&hellip
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Kids

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Antigravity Fitness for Teens Asphalt Green Antigravity Aerial Yoga $12 for members / $24 for non-members Asphalt Green, 555 East 90th Street @ York Ave Thursdays at 7pm www.asphaltgreen.org (646) 981 2247 It can be difficult finding ways to keep a teenager active if they aren’t going away to camp this summer, but Asphalt Green [&hellip
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Music

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Philharmonic in the Park Conducted by Alan Gilbert Free Band shell on the Great Lawn Enter 86th St and 5th Ave July 11 8PM Head to the park and take advantage of this chance to listen to the New York Philharmonic Orchestra for free this summer. The orchestra is playing at different locations around the [&hellip
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Festivals

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Uptown Jazz in July 92nd Street Y Jazz in July Festival Prices vary per event 92nd Street Y 1395 Lexington Ave btwn 91st St and 92nd St July 21 – July 31 www.92y.org (212) 415 5500 New York City is known as one of the jazz capitals of the world, and the 92nd Street Y [&hellip
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Movie Screenings

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Upscale Outdoor Movies Summer Movies Night at Mad46 $20 minimum Roosevelt Hotel Rooftop 45 East 45th St @ Madison Ave Select Tuesday Nights 9PM ww.mad46.com There are lots of outdoor movie screening all over the city this summer, but if you’re looking to enjoy a movie outside without lying on a blanket, make sure to [&hellip
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Art

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The museum’s Two-Way Mirror Walkabout The Roof Garden Commission: Dan Graham with Gunther Vogt Suggested donation of $25 The Metropolitan Museum of Art – Fifth Ave @ 88th St April 29 – November 2 Monday – Thursday, Sunday 10AM – 5:30PM Friday – Saturday 10AM – 9PM www.metmuseum.org Pioneer conceptual artist Dan Graham has built [&hellip
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