How To Use NYC Apartment Listings
Finding an apartment in NYC is not easy. But Alice give us a quick guide on what you consider when you work you way through the apartment listing jungle.
Graffiti Art Wall Murals: Boo Ya! – What’s Good Bushwick? New York City
Famous Japanese artist Yoshitomo Nara should have stopped off to see the graffiti art wall murals in Bushwick Brooklyn before he was arrested in New York City for making graffiti and possession of graffiti instruments on a city subway platform. The artist, whose paintings and sculptures sell for over a million dollars, was caught drawing a smiley face with an indelible marker; Nara, in town for an exhibition of his work at Marianne Boesky Gallery, spent twenty-four hours in police custody.
Terracycle Green Up Shop hits Port Authority
A new edition to the NYC Earth Day offerings for 2010 is the Terracycle Green Up Shop, located on 8th avenue at 41st in the Port Authority. A joint project by the Fashion Center Business Improvement District, the Port Authority of NY and NJ, and the Times Square Alliance, Terracycle products are made from wrappers, billboard, used plastic…garbage! Talk about re-creating value. Terracycle will be featured all month, along with other local businesses that upcycle trash into new, like EarthSpirit Yoga Bags, RePlayGround, Abby Valentine, and Garbage of Eden Designs.
Earth Day 2010 in NYC: Family Events
April 22nd, 2010 is Earth Day, and there is no better time to teach your kids about caring for the environment than with fun activities and family-friendly events. Here is our guide to Earth Day 2010.