New York Family: Picks Of The Week: March 26 – April 1

Written by New York Family on . Posted in Family

Springtime is officially here! We’re digging the ditch-the-winter-coat weather, are you? With the kick-off of the Macy’s Flower Show, free Mickey ears and a Spring Fling just over the Brooklyn Bridge—we doubt this week of family fare will disappoint. Monday, March 26 Macy’s Flower Show 2012: Brasil, Gardens in Paradise Tent on Broadway Plaza During [&hellip
[ read more... ]

2 Comments

In the Zone

Written by New York Family on . Posted in Family

For City Parents, The Search For A New Apartment Usually Goes Hand-In-Hand With Schooling Yourself About Local Education By Eric Messinger We all know that parents—like most home seekers—don’t examine a property on its own when considering whether to buy or rent it. They care about outside factors like the neighborhood, the location relative to [&hellip
[ read more... ]

Be the first to comment on this post

The Green Guru

Written by admin on . Posted in Family, Lifestyle, News West Side Spirit, On Topic OTDT, Our Town, Our Town Downtown, West Side Spirit

Zissu0897.as by Paula Balzer How organic living expert and NYC mom Alexandra Zissu keeps her loft clean, cozy and eco-friendly Eco expert and author Alexandra Zissu’s West Village loft that she shares with her 6-year-old daughter Aili and her partner Olli Chanoff lets off a cozy air amidst its über-green ambitions. The walls are painted in soothing, muted shades, a mix [&hellip
[ read more... ]

8 Comments

New York Family: New York Estate of Mind

Written by New York Family on . Posted in Family

art388nar Celebrated Playwright And Author Theresa Rebeck Tackles New York City Real Estate And Family Ties In Her Latest Novel By Brittany McNamara In her new novel “Twelve Rooms with a View,” acclaimed playwright and novelist Theresa Rebeck introduces the character of Tina, a cash-strapped woman who learns on the day of her mother’s funeral that [&hellip
[ read more... ]

94 Comments

Fields Of Dreams

Written by New York Family on . Posted in Family

art963nar Young City Athletes Talk Spring Sports By Gavriella Mahpour We’re at the tail end of a cold-ish winter that hasn’t yielded much in the way of outdoor snow play. It’s no wonder many city children (parents, too!) are looking forward to the fun and physical elements that spring sports programs have to offer. To kick [&hellip
[ read more... ]

Be the first to comment on this post

New York Family: Kid-Friendly St. Patrick’s Day Dining

Written by New York Family on . Posted in Dining Our Town, Dining West Side Spirit, Eat & Drink, Family, NY Press Exclusive

Where To Eat In Manhattan On March 17 St. Patrick’s Day is one of my family’s favorite holidays! With a last name like Sullivan, how could it not be? Whether or not you intend to check out the parade–here are a few pubs in Manhattan where you can get some Irish grub that also welcome [&hellip
[ read more... ]

4 Comments

New York Family: Weekend Planner, March 16-18

Written by New York Family on . Posted in Family

New York Family Magazine’s Highlight Reel For What To Do This Weekend Contributor: Meghan Gearino Scattered with a few St. Patrick’s Day picks (just be sure to don some green duds) between here and Brooklyn—plus, a ducky musical debuting at the New Victory—this weekend is sure to lucky. It’s choosing that’s the hardest part of [&hellip
[ read more... ]

4 Comments

New York Family: Parenting Tips of the Week

Written by New York Family on . Posted in Family

*St. Patrick’s Day is a holiday for which you don’t need to be Irish to celebrate! See how much fun your brood can have at the Brooklyn Children’s Museum with leprechauns, traditions, food and arts & crafts, or take in NYC’s annual St. Patrick’s Day Parade. If you’re looking for a kid-friendly and Irish-inspired meal, [&hellip
[ read more... ]

Be the first to comment on this post

Scamming Seniors: How sharks in the water are targeting older Upper East & West Siders

Written by Megan Finnegan Bungeroth on . Posted in Breaking News, Crime Watch Our Town, Crime Watch Our Town Downtown, Crime Watch West Side Spirit, Dwell OTDT, Family, Lifestyle, News Our Town, News Our Town Downtown, News West Side Spirit, Seniors, West Side Spirit

old New York is a city with a booming elderly population—there are over 3.4 million people over the age of 65 living here. With that aging population come the predators who single out older victims for their nefarious swindles. In an age of small-time Internet scams and big-time Ponzi schemes, everyone is a potential victim of [&hellip
[ read more... ]

55 Comments

..