NY Times - City Room
Blogging From the Five Boroughs
Updated: 59 min 21 sec ago
An otherwise nondescript brick mansion in Greenwich Village is the sale of the week.
Metropolitan Diary: A woman recounted her three part-time jobs last year, along with the trendy office accouterments and short-lived romance.
Friday and the weekend: A glimpse of the Photoville show, crisp weather, and climate events galore.
A slide show from the past week in New York City and the region includes images of preparations for the People’s Climate March and construction of the new Tappan Zee Bridge.
Metropolitan Diary: Growing up in the Great Depression, a 9-year-old boy had to share his bed with a boarder who would come home late from a bar.
Thursday: What to expect at Sunday's march, blue skies, and a tortoise is unveiled.
Tracy Lewis, at a ceremony Wednesday, became the top-ranking African-American woman in New York’s Fire Department.
A hoax article about a roller-coaster crash opens a window onto the weird world of untrue news.
Metropolitan Diary: The Parisian lovers' fad of attaching a padlock to a bridge has come to the Hudson River, but one couple appeared to be hedging.
Wednesday: golden days, the mayor plays softball, and Occupy Wall Street turns 3.
Preschoolers racing at Dag Hammarskjold Plaza on the East Side of Manhattan on Tuesday. Autumn arrives next week.
Metropolitan Diary: Told that her favorite bagel place was out of poppy seed and that the owner had died, a shopper made her priorities clear.
Tuesday: the Yankees' fading hopes, rain then sun, and a Beastie Boy builds a fancy house.
Monday: a subway link restored, superlative weather, and last rites for a beloved tree.
Metropolitan Diary: Seeing a fly trapped, helpless, behind the screen of an A.T.M. reminded a customer of a famous horror movie scene.
Gov. Andrew M. Cuomo and Mayor Bill de Blasio both enjoyed an Italian sausage at the Feast of San Gennaro in Little Italy on Saturday.
A historic building in the West Village ready to be repurposed as a single-family home was the sale of the week.
Metropolitan Diary: A poetic look back at the weeks after the attacks: the posters and photographs everywhere, the desperate messages, the unanswered appeals.
Friday and the weekend: exhibits closing soon, partly delightful weather, and a smell map of the city.
A slide show from the past week in New York City and the region includes images outside Joan Rivers’s memorial service and scenes from the primary election.