1920s Proposed Building-Top Highway; How Gowanus Got Its Name; Katzs Pastrami on Pizza in BK

Gowanus 2
Gowanus 2
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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.

  • 6sqft In 1927, NYC Almost Got a 16-Mile Highway Along Building Rooftops
  • Bedford + Bowery Cocktail King Richard Boccato Opens a Dutch Kills Spin-Off, Fresh Kills Bar
  • Brownstoner Chief Sleep and the Stinky Canal: How Gowanus Got Its Name
  • Daytonian in Manhattan The Lost J. Hooker Hamersley Mansion - No. 1030 Fifth Avenue
  • DNAinfo New York Andy Warhol's First NYC Studio Hits Market For $10M
  • Forgotten New York Chambers Clock
  • Fresh NYC Tipping in NYC - Guide to Who and How Much to Tip in New York City
  • Gothamist Paulie Gee's Opening Classic Slice Joint & Sports Bar In Greenpoint
  • Metro Speedy Romeo improves on Katz's pastrami by putting it on a pizza
  • Second Ave. Sagas Some Thoughts on Manhattan's Looming L Train Pain
  • Thrillist The Absolute Best Beer Bars in NYC
  • Vanishing New York Kossars Scoops

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