Art for the Holidays: A New York Visitors Guide

Art for the Holidays: A New York Visitors Guide
New Year's Eve afternoon is usually the least bustling during the busy holiday week. — You will have an extra day at the Whitney Museum of American Art, which has seen a soaring number of visitors since opening in its downtown location in the spring.
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New Report Shows Art Education Growing in NYC Public Schools
According to the New York City Department of Education's “Annual Arts in Schools Report”, arts instruction in New York City public schools expanded in 2015, with schools adding 175 new positions throughout the system following four years of maintaining …
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New York City's Flu Shot Mandate for Young Children Is Struck Down

New York City's Flu Shot Mandate for Young Children Is Struck Down
A judge ruled on Thursday that the New York City health department could not require young children to be vaccinated for the flu to attend city-licensed preschools and day care centers, striking down one of the more ambitious public health initiatives …
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New York City to Expand Homeless Outreach
New York City Mayor Bill de Blasio announced the creation of a citywide task force to address street homelessness block-by-block, saying in a speech to business leaders Thursday that the city will arrive on-scene within an hour of a resident reporting …
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Christmas in New York City
Nobody would fault you for heading to New York City in the spring when Central Park blooms big or, really, in any of the seasons—but to see the city in a full-on glittery Christmas frenzy, winter can't be beat. The city's usual go-go-go energy (there …
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10 best moments from Adele Live in New York City

10 best moments from Adele Live in New York City
… special on her home turf in the U.K., then came the NBC press blitz, which featured stops at Saturday Night Live, Today, Fallon, and finally an hour-long concert special, Adele Live in New York City, which was filmed at Radio City Music Hall in …
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ArtsBeat | Adele Announces 56-Date North American Tour
“Performing to that many people for every night, for that long, I find something very lonely about it,” she said in interviews for a feature in The New York Times. “Which sounds weird, because you're performing for like, 20,000 people every night, but …
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Study: Cleveland's Arts Attendance Is Comparable to New York City's

Study: Cleveland's Arts Attendance Is Comparable to New York City's
According to recent analysis by the Plain Dealer's Steven Litt, the number of attendees was then divided by the population in the greater Cleveland area, resulting in Cleveland's fifth-place rank with 87 percent of New York City's cultural activity …
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City Takes Look at Diversity of Arts Groups
An effort to measure whether New York City's cultural organizations reflect the famously diverse metropolis they serve has focused fresh attention on a concern that has bedeviled some in the arts world for years. National surveys indicate that …
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New York judge orders shutdown of DraftKings, FanDuel

New York judge orders shutdown of DraftKings, FanDuel
A New York judge has ordered FanDuel and DraftKings to shut down and stop accepting "entry fees, wagers or bets" from New York consumers, striking another huge blow to the beleaguered daily fantasy sports industry. New York Supreme Court Justice Manuel …
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New York City FC fills four key roles in Sporting Department
(Via NYCFC) – New York City FC have completed their coaching line up with four new additions to the Club's Sporting Department. Javier Perez and Christian Lattanzio have been named Assistant Coaches to new Head Coach Patrick Vieira, Kristian Wilson …
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Top 5 Things New York City Sports Fans Are Thankful For
It's often said New York York City is home of the greatest sports fans in the world. It's also often said it's home to the most obnoxious and ungrateful fans walking the planet. Go to any Big Apple game. Appreciation is one hell of a sentiment …
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How 'New York, New York' Went to the Top of the Heap
What I discovered was that it's not just a story about Steinbrenner (“If I can make it there, I'll make it anywhere”), or Sinatra (“king of the hill, top of the heap”), or the Yankees (“I want to be part of it, New York, New York”). It's also a story …
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New York's Team, The LA Clippers

New York's Team, The LA Clippers
The Los Angeles Clippers were in Brooklyn on Saturday to take on the Nets, and playing in New York City was a homecoming for a good amount of their team. Clippers Head Coach Doc Rivers played for the Knicks from 1992 to 1995 and was a member of …
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(Jason Schott – New York Sports Day)
There was worry college football wasn't going to work in New York City, and now it's one of the premier bowl games in the country. Attendance continues to go up, sold out last year, the first year of our great affiliation between two of the premier …
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