Looking for a good (not too expensive) restaurant for dinner tonight in Little Italy (NYC)
Where can I find cool baby gifts in NYC on a budget? [more inside]
Hotel recommendations needed for NYC. Ideally downtown. Not crazy expensive, but it's for my parents, so it needs to be fancier than a backpacker's hotel/hostel (eg, private bath, not too noisy, clean, etc). Many thanks!
Do you know of any good headhunters in NYC? [more inside]
Please suggest fun date outings in Manhattan for a transplant and a New York City native. [more inside]
I am a UK citizen living in New York, planning tro move to Montreal in June. I'll be studying French on a study visa for 1 year whilst my permanent residency application is in process. I have some personal belongings, furniture and 2 cats in New York which I'm hoping my friend will drive up to me once I find an apartment. [more inside]
I have a specific question about apartments in NYC. I will be moving June 1, and am looking for an apartment building in the Upper West Side with similar cost/amenities/location as Sheffield 57 or Trump Tower. Does any one know of any similar rentals or apartment buildings in the same area? I have been searching around, but am finding it hard to locate places that arent for sale, or that have the same standards as these two wonderful places. Thank you so much i really appreciate any and all help!!!!!
My partner and I want to get herpes blood tests -- the cheaper, the better -- in New York. [more inside]
Help me find some art classes for a rank beginner in New York City. [more inside]
Why are there certain intersections in Manhattan that do not have "Walk/Don't Walk" signs? [more inside]
I'm a dog walker in NYC and despite having stated that dogwalking is not a substitute for overnight care in the service agreement that I make owners sign, a customer is using 2 x 10 minute dog walks a day as care for her dog while she has been away for two nights. [more inside]
What are some good places to work in NYC for a tech-savvy medievalist who also has experience teaching history and politics to middle and high schoolers? [more inside]
I live in LA and I'm going to a job fair for the NYC public school system (elementary school teacher). What can I say about the NYC public school system that is flattering and makes me sound like I know what's going on within the NYC Dept of Education? [more inside]
Star sightings in NYC: This will be my second trip to NY. We will be in town March 4-5 staying near times square. Where's the best place to catch the celeb's? We probably won't be hitting any clubs mostly restaurants. I have prowled around the green looking for this but most of the questions I found just had to do with the touristy must do's. [more inside]
How does one make a living teaching spirituality and meditation? [more inside]
How many college students are there in NYC? Any good sources/cites to back the statistic up would be great too! [more inside]
My roommate and I are planning on leaving our filthy, shitty East Village apartment, to find something nicer and larger in Brooklyn or Queens. How do we go about making this move? [more inside]
Please help me meet good people in NYC! [more inside]
How can I keep abreast of photo gallery openings, new photo exhibits, photo-related events in NYC? Any favorite online resources that do the work for you? [more inside]
Today is my birthday. No congratulations needed or sought; the gift of your answer to my query will suffice! How can I monetize this? Yes, I'm looking for places in New York City that will give me a free ice cream (or something else) in exchange for a quick glance at my ID. Preferably places that don't require me to be under 12. Thanks!
NYCfilter: I've been assigned to track down the most helpful, friendly, patient hardware store employee in the city. [more inside]
I've recently moved to NY and I'd like to go see David Letterman and SNL live. What's the easiest way to get tickets?
I'd like to meet an old friend in the East Village on Saturday afternoon, but everywhere's become a bank!? What's a good place to meet that's not too loud, not too fancy, etc? [more inside]
I'm looking for an online calendar of events (concerts, plays, exhibitions, etc.) currently scheduled for March 2008 in New York City. I've found Time Out New York, but it seems to be mostly today's events only. Please help! Thanks!!
Any recommendations for good piercers in NYC? [more inside]
I'm about to make a drastic change in my appearance, and would like to update my photo on various websites. Where is a good place in NYC to have my picture taken? [more inside]
What New York City bus routes are the most scenic? [more inside]
Help me choose a printer in NYC for my business cards. [more inside]
I (think I) need a furniture appraiser in New York City. [more inside]
NYC-vacation-rental-filter: we're on the cusp of agreeing to rent a six room brownstone in Williamsburg, but before we do, I need to know what we're getting into from people who have had similar experiences. [more inside]
Recommendations for a good interior painter in NYC? And what do I look for in a painter? [more inside]
What's the best way to find out who owns an apartment in New York City? A relative of mine has been offered a sublet, but the circumstances seem very shady. [more inside]
Need help with an 80/20 housing issue gone mad. [more inside]
If you had a night in Manhattan with your sweetheart, what would you do? Where would you go? [more inside]
I'm trying to book dinner reservations on Valentine's Day in Manhattan, as the really nice places are filling up fast. Suggestions for romantic (lacto-)vegetarian-friendly places on the UES? Budget of ~$100 per person, pre-tip. A restaurant with lots of mixed drink and cocktail options would be preferable. [more inside]
I need to write a friend a recommendation letter for a co-op where he is trying to buy an apartment here in NYC. I've never done this before. What kinds of things should I say in the letter besides the usual "I've known him for ten years and he's a stand up guy" sort of thing?
I want this NYC Public School to give me a piece of furniture they might be throwing away in the near future.
I want this NYC Public School to give me a piece of furniture they might be throwing away in the near future. [more inside]
Looking for boxing lessons in NYC, open to group lessons or a personal trainer. [more inside]
Where can I go in NYC that serves both ice cream AND hard liquor-- as many varieties of both as possible?
Is living in New York really that hard? [more inside]
Where can I buy a glass paperweight in the NYC area? [more inside]
What brewpubs are there in NYC? What bars have good selections of beers brewed by local breweries? [more inside]
Send me on a tour of Brooklyn that will help me decide which part of it to live in. [more inside]
New York City Landlord Filter: I just began a new job as a manager of some residential buildings in NYC, and I think I'm a bit under qualified for the position. Anything that can help me out with learning the intricate legal requirements as well as general tenant management would be quite helpful. Any ideas?
For traveling drug dealers (specifically door-to-door marijuana delivery services in NYC), what is the etiquette for tipping? Yes? No? If yes, is there a standard accepted rate?
I'm looking for ideas for interesting, off-the-beaten-path places to go and take photographs in New York or the surrounding areas. It would be good to take photographs that not absolutely identical to things you see in travel books, so no touristy or centrally located areas. Recent visits been to the abandoned buildings of Ellis Island, the recently-collapsed smallpox hospital on Roosevelt Island, Astroland, Vinegar Hill, and Washington Rock (in NJ). What are some other photo-worthy places?
Is our New York City landlord responsible for repairing our broken oven? [more inside]
Where can I hear live grime in NYC? [more inside]
I want to go on vacation in March to a place with beaches. Problem: We can't drive! [more inside]
I am 22 and one year out of undergrad. I would like to get a paraprofessional library job in NYC. I live in Seattle. Is it stupid to expect that I could set up interviews before moving? Will employers even look at my resume now? [more inside]