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Diet food for dogs: only in New York

Seen displayed in a pet shop on Driggs Avenue in Williamsburg. No more porky pooches with the Atkins diet for canines!

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Goodbye Manhattan, Hello Brooklyn!

So it’s been a while since I blogged last – and that’s really for two reasons. Firstly, I traversed the Atlantic on a marathon 10-day work/social trip back to London. And secondly, as mentioned in a previous post, I’ve been … Continue reading

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Revolutionary Graffiti in Alphabet City

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Sssh! How to keep the rent down in New York

I was inspired to write again about renting in the city after I came across this article in the fabulously trashy New York Post. Turns out one enterprising woman had been living in her dead aunt’s fancy Brooklyn apartment at rent-stabilized rates for … Continue reading

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New York City: This Must Be The Place

I was talking today with a work colleague – who is also a music journalist – about songs that embody life in New York City. It made me reflect on the emotional connection that people have with life in Manhattan as … Continue reading

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In NYC, here are the people you could meet…

I thought this time I would simply share a few observations about life in Manhattan that really give you a flavour of the kind of people you could meet (a la Pigeon Street) … every day. Here are the people with whom you would … Continue reading

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Seeing Stars: Psychic New York

For some unbeknown reason  – and New York magazine offers some interesting explanations  – storefront psychics do a roaring trade here in Manhattan. They’re absolutely everywhere!

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