Topics :: Manhattan

Man With HIV Gets $500G for Wrongful Termination by Manhattan Hotel

By Winnie McCroy | Monday Mar 17, 2014
Three years after his midtown Manhattan employer abruptly fired him, a jury awarded Antonio Mu√Īoz more than $500,000 for being discriminated against due to his HIV status.

Barilla Pasta Opens Restaurant in Mega-Gay Midtown Manhattan

By Winnie McCroy | Friday Mar 14, 2014
After inciting rage and boycotts across the globe for last fall’s anti-gay comments, Barilla, the world’s largest pasta producer, has now opened the doors to an Italian restaurant in mega-gay midtown Manhattan.

Chelsea Mega-Bar SPLASH Puts Up Closing Notice

By Bobby McGuire | Tuesday Jul 23, 2013
At roughly 2PM today, a collective gasp was heard around Manhattan as news broke that after a 22 year run, Splash, the mega bar and nightclub, long seen as the anchor of gay nightlife in Chelsea, would be closing its doors on August 10th.

Empire State Building’s Dazzling LED Lights

By VERENA DOBNIK | Monday Dec 3, 2012
In the middle of the night, as most of New York slept, something big and bright lit up the Manhattan skyline for just seconds - a tightly kept secret to all but a handful of people.

Roaring Twenties Fashion is Roaring Again

Monday Nov 12, 2012
It was a time of liberation, decadence and just plain revelry. Jazz dancing, fast cars, and heated conversation about Freud and sex, all meshed together and fueled with gin. At the heart of the Roaring 20s was the fashion.

Skinny Minnie: Disney Fave Gets Barneys Makeover

By SAMANTHA CRITCHELL | Saturday Nov 10, 2012
For a brief moment in Barneys New York’s upcoming holiday window display, Minnie becomes a long, lean high-fashion model - and the skinny Minnie is drawing some criticism.

Gentlemen’s Vintage Show Features Carnaby Street Retrospective

Thursday Nov 8, 2012
Men’s vintage clothing is a market that is often over-looked because of its hard-to-find nature. Not any more. Come November 9th & 10th, those in New York can shop from the collections of some of our country’s top men’s vintage fashion dealers.

Classic and Modern Edgy Boots for Fall

Sunday Nov 4, 2012
Brothers Jensen and Jordan Adoni launched Modern Vice this season with a collection of luxurious, premium quality shoes and sneakers targeted to men’s and women’s footwear and fashion enthusiasts.

An Autumn Weekend in New York

By Robert Israel | Saturday Nov 3, 2012
New York City is eternally in the throes of reinventing itself. While some things remain steadfast, the city thrives on surprising longtime residents and visitors alike with unexpected discoveries.

Blending Northern and Southern Indian Cuisine at Chote Nawab

By Matthew Wexler | Monday Oct 29, 2012
Curry Hill has gotten a makeover - at least at the corner of Lexington and 28th Street. The New York City neighborhood known for its kitschy Indian joints strewn with seizure-inducing flashing lights welcomes a new restaurant presenting regional cuisine.