Get This Breakfast Sandwich With Cinnamon Roll Buns at Union Fare in Flatiron

Union Fare is an upscale restaurant serving up New American cuisine and inventive desserts and pastries from a large Flatiron space.

In this video from our friends at INSIDER, watch as one of Union Fare’s incredible breakfast sandwiches with cinnamon rolls for buns are made from scratch.

This breakfast sandwich has cinnamon rolls for buns. These are made at Union Fare in NYC.

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90-Year-Old Holocaust Survivor Fights Off Purse Snatcher; Marilyn Monroe's Manhattan Hideaway; Matt Damon Scopes BK Heights Mansion

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Matt Damon scopes out $40M BK mansion

There is a lot of stuff going on the City, and we can’t write about it all. Here are some interesting things some of our friends have written up lately.

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  • The New York Times New York’s Secret Garden
  • New York YIMBY Reveal for 14-Story, 50-Unit Mixed-Use Building Planned at 644 East 14th Street, East Village
  • The Real Deal New York Matt Damon scopes out $40M BK mansion
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Shepard Fairey Currently Painting a New Mural in East Village on 1st and 11th

Well known street artist Shepard Fairey is back in the City painting a new mural on the corner of 11th Street and 1st Avenue in the East Village. Check its progress out below!

Who Says New York City Has No Local Farms? Corn is Growing on the BQE!

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Aww shucks: Botanists say the plant growing on the shoulder of the Brooklyn–Queens Expressway is probably corn.

Corn is likely growing on the Gowanus Expressway, a botanist from the Brooklyn Botanic Garden said. A lone stalk appears to have cropped up on the shoulder of the Staten Island-bound highway near 39th Street, according to photos taken on Sept. 21 and reviewed by experts. The elevated roadway that cuts through industrial Sunset Park may seem an odd place for the famously rural grain to grow, but hominy finds harmony amid gritty conditions, an expert said.