I think I want to throw myself a 30th birthday party in NYC next month. Help me find the perfect venue. [more inside]
CraigslistCasualEncountersw4mNYCfilter: what's with Battery Park? [more inside]
How are obviously abandoned bicycles treated in New York City? [more inside]
Where in NYC to buy a belt for a big dude? [more inside]
How do I find a record of the marriage of two now-deceased people? Challenge: They were married in New York City [more inside]
Please give me your recommendations for well-stocked BDSM-inclined sex shops in NYC. Note: *not* Babeland. [more inside]
What NYC dermatology clinic or skin therapy would suit me? [more inside]
Brazilian traveling to US. Landing in Miami and driving up to NY. Throw all the hints you can at me!
Brazilian traveling to US. Landing in Miami and driving up to NY, SF and Vegas. Could you share interesting places to stop, see, etc.? [more inside]
Moving to Brooklyn, and have some specific questions about how to go about finding the right space and then actually renting it. Help, NYC Mefites! [more inside]
We bought this chocolate in Vienna and liked it. Where can we get more of it in New York or via the Internet?
please help me find 4 special snowflake t-shirts in one day in nyc [more inside]
In New York, when searching for a rental apartment, what are some rule-of-thumb features usually associated with NOT having pests or vermin -- features that you might be able to find just by looking at, say, the Craigslist ad (e.g. refurbished apartments with granite countertops generally a good bet, high-up apartments, etc.)?
I know how to find a good apartment. How do I make sure that apartment has a good landlord? [more inside]
NYC restaurant filter: Taking an elderly, out-of-town couple (that we don't know well) out to dinner. We'd like to take them somewhere reasonably nice (cost not a concern), but we do know that they prefer plainer foods that are easy on the digestive system. Manhattan required, midtown preferred. A little extra detail inside. [more inside]
What do I need to know about signing a lease in Manhattan? [more inside]
I want to be involved in some sort of theater company, but my high school's theater program is less than enviable. Is there any youth musical theater group in New York I would be interested in? [more inside]
If a building (in New York City) is listed as being accessible for disabled people, are you allowed to ask them if they're disabled before letting them use the elevator and deny them access to it if they say they're not? (I know this sounds offensive. It offends me. Please read the rest before judging. Thanks.) [more inside]
Can someone recommend a good immigration lawyer/law firm in Manhattan? I need someone/practice with deep expertise in H1B and greencard applications(EB1a, EB1b, and NIW). [more inside]
We need a new camping spot... outside of NYC. [more inside]
Where in Manhattan should I go to look at and possibly buy gadgets, electronics, and computery type stuff that would be hard to buy (excluding online) anywhere else?
How can I be a business manager/agent to the creative people around me? [more inside]
Does anyone know a bar on the west side of Manhattan, nearish the 69th Street entrance to the park, that could accommodate dozens, even perhaps 100 people, for drinks on a Saturday from 5-7? [more inside]
We're looking to sign a lease on the apartment we currently sublet, with the support of the current tenant. The management company has indicated they will increase the rent. We want to minimize (or eliminate) the increase. How to negotiate this tactfully & effectively? [more inside]
Please help me be an informed voter for local elections in November (spec: Brooklyn). [more inside]
I'm looking for a few great novels about New York City [more inside]
I need a job coach. I live in New York. Your suggestions would be very very helpful. [more inside]
NYC restaurant help--trying to find the name of a place reviewed by the NYT within the past year [more inside]
NYC. One day. What should I do? [more inside]
Where can I buy a japanese shiki futon in the New York City area? [more inside]
I finished my first century ride last weekend, and I want to do another one! So I'm planning a DIY century from either Queens or one of the stops on the LIRR to Montauk (I'll take the train back). I've never set foot or wheel on the south shore. Please help me plan the trip! [more inside]
Where can I go for a great view of the New York (Manhattan) skyline? [more inside]
NYCFilter: Can anyone personally recommend a dentist in Midtown? [more inside]
What kind of highly-educated specialist (MD or PhD-level expertise) would I want to go to for sophisticated and custom-tailored 1) nutritional and 2) exercise planning recommendations for body-building and weight-loss? I'm looking for experts who know the science and have experience and common sense. Any particular recommendations in NYC?
QueensNYCFilter: Where could I most-inexpensively get a balloon arch for use at an event in Queens, Jamaica Estates, NYC?
Last minute trip to New York, and need somewhere good-value and well-connect to stay. [more inside]
Can anyone recommend a good therapist for anxiety issues in New York City? [more inside]
Where should I travel in Asia and the wider world between February and August 2011? Should I travel there and then at all? I'm trying to plan a round-the-world trip and am finding it very difficult. Apologies for my rambling question - I could really do with your help. [more inside]
New York print shop filter: Where can i get 30 double-sided pages of high-quality inkjet printed on letter-size matte presentation paper by monday? [more inside]
I'm looking for a specific article about New York City's amazing tolerance for diversity. [more inside]
Where was I born, officially? [more inside]
Where should I park overnight, coming from South Jersey, to take a train to NYC? [more inside]
I just saw a couple of kids who seem like they have a two-man robbery scheme going on in the subway. I didn't see them actually rob anyone. What should I do? [more inside]
We're going to Coney Island next weekend for the first time. Help us have the best time ever. [more inside]
What's the best way to get from New York to Seattle without losing too much money (or my life) and possibly getting a great experience too? [more inside]
What interesting things should we stop at, or what interesting places should we stay at on the course of our roadtrip from Columbus, Ohio to Stockbridge, Massachusetts in mid-August? [more inside]
Going to the city for a week! New York. Aug 12-17. Been there a bunch but I've always had money to blow. This time I'm broke. It's my birthday week and I'll be with a likewise broke grad student friend (who is a very recent transplant). Suggestions? [more inside]
What's the best time of year to sign long-term leases in Manhattan? [more inside]
Where can I find an easy-to-understand guide to rent stabilization in New York City? I want to know exactly what criteria a building and a tenant of that building must meet to qualify for rent stabilization. (No, the Wikipedia article on the subject didn't fully answer my questions.) [more inside]
If I wanted to eat only healthy prepared meals daily in NYC, what would be the best option to do so with as little thought, effort, and cost possible? Weight watcher's or Amy's frozen meals? Prepared meals and soups from Whole Foods or Trader Joe's? Nu-kitchen's expensive -- any cheaper but high-quality alternatives?
Where can I find fresh, hot, glazed donuts in Manhattan for breakfast? [more inside]