What can me & a bunch of friends do for my birthday in NYC? [more inside]
I'm thinking of moving from seattle, going out east. My initial thoughts are of Burlington Vermont, but my company also has a branch in Buffalo New York. Can anyone give me an idea of what the cities are like/have to offer? I also work as an EMT (any idea on the EMS services in those areas?) and will be going on to be an RN. So ideas on decent school options/length of residency? [more inside]
Do you know where I can find this "California/New York/Other" t-shirt? Possibly a Paul Frank design? [more inside]
Karaoke in New York. [more inside]
What NYC Neighborhoods Do I Need to Visit? I'm a big solo-walking-around-random-neighborhoods kind of guy. I'm taking my 4th trip to NYC in a year, and would like to keep it varied. Where should I go? I'm huge on walking around, something interesting, you know, the you-can't-really-get-it-anywhere-other-than-NYC place. Any interesting/cheap food (quick/takeout) places in those areas? I have already visited... [more inside]
Unique New York experience for a couple - beyond helicopter rides? [more inside]
I'm looking for recommendations for martial arts instruction in the New York City area, with an emphasis on those of Japanese origin; and/or recommendations for which such art(s) to consider. [more inside]
New York rental agent referral. My recently single, now-homeless coworker's current residence is my couch, and that's not OK for yet another week. [more inside]
Where can I rent a room and a drum set by the hour in Manhattan? [more inside]
My beloved and I are headed to NYC for our honeymoon in early September, and we're looking for nice but inexpensive accomodation. Any pointers? [more inside]
How to avoid paying an insane broker's fee when renting a Manhattan apartment? [more inside]
I need to find a water-powered toy rocket, like one of these, by Friday night, here in the New York metropolitan area. Any suggestions, New York AskMeFi'ers? [more inside]
"Ladies and Gentlemen, I am not selling money for no basketball team. I am just trying to stay off the streets and raise a little cash..." Who is behind this scam? [more inside]
Would leaving New York City allow me to escape the temp trap and get a permanent position in my field? [more inside]
Restaurant in New York (Manhattan or Brooklyn) that serves a great egg curry? [more inside]
Which schools in or around New York City offer bachelors programs in Telecommunications?
Help me hire a great wedding band in the NYC area. [more inside]
Looking for Intelligentsia quality coffee in NYC--around Chelsea, if possible. [more inside]
Driving from Toronto to Rochester and back. [more inside]
I need good but affordable restaurant recommendations for New York (specifically Manhattan). [more inside]
Where (and how) to live in White Plains, NY? [more inside]
What happened to the New York School of Music? [more inside]
How would you go about finding a cheap tux in New York? Otherwise, what's the craziest way to satisfy a "black tie" dress code? [more inside]
NYCFilter: I want to get from Chinatown to JFK airport, what are the cheapest/easiest routes I could take? [more inside]
I am in NYC for the first time and I've done nearly everything that was on my list to do. The only things I am missing are a great slice of pizza (new york style, of course) and a bagel that will knock my socks off. For an added bonus, I'd like to do it on the cheap. I'm staying in Brooklyn, but the neighborhood isn't terribly important.
Where can i sit on a patio and drink a reasonably priced margarita in New York City right now!? Right NOW! [more inside]
Where can I find hip, designer-ish tee shirts in New York City? I am thinking of places like Odin, if you are familiar with it.
[New York City apartment filter] So my future roommate and I found a place we thought was perfect. We're thisclose to signing the lease. And then a search with HPD turns up 96 open violations in the building. How concerned should I be? [more inside]
Help me find a great wedding photographer for my wedding on Long Island next June! [more inside]
New York City: My husband and I will be travelling to NYC next weekend. The weather is supposed to be rainy. Suggested activities for this kind of weather? [more inside]
New York mefites, please give me some info about proselytizing / busking / begging in New York City. [more inside]
Where are your favorite places to shop in New York City, specifically interesting, unique shops and fabric stores? [more inside]
Where do I catch the New York bound NJTransit bus at Newark Airport? [more inside]
I live in NYC, I make $60k a year, and I take home about $750 per week, which comes to $39k. This strikes me as ridiculous. Am I not using some deduction that everyone else knows about? Would I pay fewer taxes if I kept my Manhattan job but lived in New Jersey?
How do I figure out what city to move to? [more inside]
Where in the New York City area (withing 2-hour driving radius) can I take sailboarding lessons?
Rochester, NY: I am making a welcome kit for a good friend moving there soon. What are the best comic book stores, indie film associations, great theatres, fun markets, cheap eats, coffee joints, weird local nights, etc.? [more inside]
Looking for personal accounts from people living in Manhattan and working in the embedded systems field [more inside]
I need an inexpensive, down-to-earth massage in NYC. [more inside]
Dirt cheap accommodation in New York city? [more inside]
Where in NYC can I buy coptis detoxifying formula? What are some other alternative treatments for colitis?
Good black beans and yellow rice recipe? It's a little hole in the wall at the NW corner of Broadway and Broome but it's heaven to me. [more inside]
How do I make my bike less attractive to thieves? (Plus, other NYC biking questions.) [more inside]
Where is a good place to get swanky or custom cowboy boots in Manhattan / NY area? Could be a prop or costume house as well.
Which part of New York should I move to? I've been on the Upper West side for about two years. I commute to a job in Times Square. I am not happy, but I think the reasons for my unhappiness are not typical for a New Yorker. [more inside]
I have a challenge for any New York webcam enthusiasts: find me an outdoor webcam (traffic, weather, corporate, whatever) as close as possible to W Broadway and Franklin, Manhattan. You get bonus Really-Appreciate-Its if you can find a webcam with the Franklin Street 1,2,3 subway entrance in its line of sight. [more inside]
Good restaurant for carry-out sandwiches within three blocks of W36th and 8th Ave in New York City. [more inside]
For recent travellers, is the U.S. still a bargain? Specifically, how would you compare the price of eating out in a similarly semi-fancy restaurant in 1) San Francisco, 2) Seattle, 3) London, 4) Paris, 5) New York. Let's peg the baseline cost at about $50/person in San Francisco, excluding wine. [more inside]
Good meditation or tai chi classes in New York? [more inside]
Where can I go in New York to get Nollywood films on DVD? What should I get? And should I be so overcautious/xenophobic to pay in cash? [more inside]