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Your up-to-the-minute guide to New York City events, restaurants, bars, nightlife, ticket alerts and NYC ephemera

Word on the Street: 13 crazy things we overheard in NYC this week

Fri Oct 31 We eavesdrop on Gothamites on the street and on the subway, in bars and in stores, and everywhere in between, to bring you the most ridiculous chatter

Vote for your favorite local places in the Time Out Love New York Awards

Fri Oct 31 Vote for your favorite local bars, restaurants, stores and more in our Time Out Love New York Awards.

Five people to look for at the NYC Marathon

Fri Oct 31 While you’re on the sidelines on Sunday, there are a few key runners to look out for.

Tricks, Treats, and 10% off at The Shops in Bryant Park

Fri Oct 31 The Bank of America Winter Village at Bryant Park is all about holiday shopping, but it's not about to forget Halloween.

Four Halloween movie screenings to catch tonight

Fri Oct 31 No mere mortal can resist the evil of the thriller

Farmborough is NYC's first country music festival

Fri Oct 31 Taylor Swift may have ditched country music and moved to New York, but Nashville's hot on her trail

Join Daniel Boulud and Andrew Carmellini at Dine Out for Heroes

Fri Oct 31 Some of the city’s most notable chefs, including Daniel Boulud (Daniel) and Andrew Carmellini (Bar Primi, The Dutch), are inviting New Yorkers to join them for dinner on Wednesday, Nov 5 to celebrate the first iteration of Dine Out for Heroes

Toast to Grand Banks' send-off with $5 cocktails

Fri Oct 31 If you’re still in denial about fall and seasonal suds at beer gardens just aren’t cutting it, you can grab some of summer’s last sips at Grand Banks today

Where to get great cider even after Cider Week NYC ends

Fri Oct 31 Fewer things complement a brisk autumn day quite like a spiced apple cider, especially if there’s booze involved

J.K. Rowling dishes on Dolores Umbridge in her new short story

Fri Oct 31 Just in time for Halloween, J.K. Rowling released an eerie short story detailing the background of Harry Potter villainess Dolores Umbridge

15 super-cool things to do this weekend

Fri Oct 31 The Village Halloween Parade, Dia de los Muertos, the New York City Marathon and more

The best new movies on Netflix in November 2014

Thu Oct 30 As the weather gets brisker, you're going to want to have that remote control handy—especially after Thanksgiving's gut-bust-athon

Morgenstern's launches chef-inspired ice-cream series this weekend

Thu Oct 30 Winter may be coming, but even the most blistery-cold temperatures can't keep us away from ice cream

It’s NaNoWriMo time! Get inspired at these workshops and events

Thu Oct 30 November is National Novel Writing Month!

Check out these new running shoes inspired by the NYC Marathon

Thu Oct 30 If you're one of the thousands of runners taking part in this weekend's NYC Marathon, all your training has surely done a number on your shoes, right?

Your survival guide for the Village Halloween Parade

Thu Oct 30 The Village Halloween Parade is the world’s largest Hallows' Eve procession, not to mention the only major nighttime parade in the U.S. (and Whoopi Goldberg agreed to be the Grand Marshall this year!)

Ticket Alert! Hot NYC concerts you don't wanna miss

Thu Oct 30 Featuring the Hold Steady, Sharon Van Etten, Tony Bennett & Lady Gaga and more!

The Mariinsky comes to BAM

Thu Oct 30 The Mariinsky Ballet…in Brooklyn?

Happy birthday to Veselka (again)—this time with free food, wine and beer

Thu Oct 30 On Monday, the East Village hallmark will be picking up the check entirely

Two years after Sandy, you can still help with recovery

Wed Oct 29 Exactly two years ago, Hurricane Sandy hit NYC. if you thought your chance to help out had passed, think again.