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Articles about "Red Hook"
A Year After Sandy: Red Hook and Rockaway Still Recovering
October 11, 2013
Hurricane Sandy’s one year anniversary is rapidly approaching. The hurricane killed 285 people and caused $175 billion worth of damage. Chaos, turmoil, and fury ensued as it swept across the East Coast. NYC took an epic pummeling; it was by far the city’s most devastating natural disaster. Streets turned into rivers; cars floated like pieces of driftwood down Avenues A and B. Hundreds were killed, thousands of homes were destroyed, millions lost power, the subway was shut down, and Lower Manhattan was in a complete blackout for several days.Read More
Experience New York's Great Outdoors At This Summer's Best Open Air Markets
June 21, 2013
Living in New York is anything but inexpensive. From overpriced meals to a budding, but costly luxury real estate market, any Manhattanite's bills can end up being rather steep. That's why, for many New Yorkers, the feeling of scoring a great deal is practically ineffable. The best place to do so this summer? Outdoor markets. With a wide array of spots to choose from, anyone can find quality goods at bargain (and/or reasonable) prices across the city, from Midtown to Brooklyn. To see which ones are worth the trek, take a look below at this miniature guide to some of New York's best open air markets.Read More