Weekend Escape: Beautiful Bermuda

As the days get longer, the weather gets warmer and Spring gets closer, there is one thing at the forefront of every New Yorkers mind - the tropics! So stow those snow boots and pack your bathers for a weekend escape to beautiful Bermuda! After only a two hour flight, the sparkling sands and crystal clear waters of this island paradise will welcome you. A number of major a...

NYU Fusion Film Festival

Running through the weekend, NYU will be hosting their premiere film and television festival dedicated to celebrating women, television and new media from students to icons. Founded in 2003 by NYU's Tisch's School of the Arts, with the mission of encouraging, promoting, and inspiring women filmmakers and collaboration between the sexes. This year marks the 13th edition of the ...

Cadillac Takes New York

  Cadillac, a premiere purveyor of luxury automobiles, will be moving their headquarters to New York City, putting their finger on the very pulse of luxury living. Cadillac signed their lease with the highly sought after 330 Hudson building, located between SoHo and Greenwich Village.  Cadillac will move 100 to their new location by next spring. "We are thrilled t...

Spring/Summer Concerts To Attend

  Concerts are the epitome of a memorable evening. We all know the feeling too well, the atmosphere that radiates from the crowd, the buzz leading up to the artists arrival, and screaming lyrics at the top of your lungs. The entire experience is euphoric. This spring and summer, some of the best concerts are happening right within the NYC area. Though don’t miss out on ...

DOWNTOWN Eats: Buddakan

Just steps from Chelsea Market, hidden behind a simple charcoal wall and an oversized glass entry lies one of the best, if not the best Asian eatery in all of Manhattan. From the second you step inside the ambient dark space that is Buddakan, you are immediately stripped of your presence in New York City and welcomed to the Far East. Check in at the front desk before being seate...

Brighten Your Home With Household Plants

When you live in a concrete jungle where dreams are made, sometimes it can be difficult to remember what nature looks like. But you don’t have to hike your way up to Central Park to see some green. You can brighten up your space with some cute plants, which don’t have to be as expensive as your apartment. Household plants can range anywhere from a couple of dollars to aro...

Drawing International Students to Downtown

ACCA USA - The US arm of the Association of Chartered Certified Accountants - and Pace University have announced a landmark partnership designed to attract international students to Pace's Lubin School of Business starting this fall. On Thursday, ACCA USA and Pace announced plans to link ACCA's globally recognized qualification program to both graduate and undergraduate course...

Affordable Ways to Eat Healthy

Proper nutrition is extremely important for anyone, but often, people skip out on eating or cooking healthy because 1.) it's not as convenient and 2.) it usually costs more to buy healthy and organic food. However, with these tips, we make it easier so you can lead a more healthy and cost effective life style without breaking the bank. 1.) Make a Grocery List and Stick to It! ...

Test your skills with Escape the Room NYC

Have you ever seen tricky situations in movies and thought you were savvier than the main character? Now you can prove it. At Escape the Room: NYC customers can try their hand at Sherlocking their way out of rooms. Upon entering, visitors are placed in ordinary-looking rooms in groups from 6-10 players (depending on the room type) and must figure out how to get out. The trick ...

The NYBG Orchid Show

Starting this weekend, the New York Botanical Gardens will be holding its Orchid Show that will run until April 19. The theme, celebrating the show's 13th year, will be "Chandeliers," and will feature a giant star shaped chandelier overflowing with plants as one of the main attractions. Other exhibits include dozens of large hanging baskets that visitors can stroll under and c...

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Beating out more than 100 students at the Art Institute, fashion designer and Mexico City native Yalary Fuentes was able to live out her dream by showing her collection at New York's...

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DOWNTOWN Eats: Buddakan

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Cadillac Takes New York

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