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First Dog-Friendly Café Saves Rescues Along the Way

On a scorching Saturday afternoon, dog lovers flocked to NYC’s first dog-friendly café located in the East Village for the cool drinks, friendly company, and an adoption event. Boris & Horton opened in January as a coffee shop that allows owners to bring their dogs. The Tiffany-blue coated walls hold separate spaces for where their… Continue reading First Dog-Friendly Café Saves Rescues Along the Way

Lighting Up NYC, from Theaters to Business

Herrick Goldman, 48, is a lighting designer in New York City who resides in Brooklyn                 You were originally born in NYC, but grew up in Longmeadow, Massachusetts. What made you move back here? My dad grew up here and went to NYU. My mom went to Columbia.… Continue reading Lighting Up NYC, from Theaters to Business

Night Court in the City that Never Sleeps

A thin, dark-haired woman wearing a red flowered dress perched on a dark wooden bench, rocking back and forth, a concerned look expressed across her face. Amid the high ceilings and dark wooden paneling, the woman appeared small compared to the power of the criminal justice system at 100 Center St. in downtown Manhattan.  … Continue reading Night Court in the City that Never Sleeps

Vlogger Style

Tonight's post is going to be vlogger style. If you are not familiar with this term because you are still living in 1999, it means video blogger. And if you don't know what video and blogger mean, I am really confused as to how you are reading this. But at any rate, tonight's blog is… Continue reading Vlogger Style

Living My Best Life

My life is not perfect, but for the first time in a long time I am feeling content. Yes I still have my issues, illnesses, and ailments, but I made a big decision to transfer schools and have no regrets. I was so unhappy at my previous institutions and today has just really validated my… Continue reading Living My Best Life

Is this Journalism?

As I sit in my NYU apartment nestled in among the hub bub of a New York City Friday night, I am wondering to myself, am I already a journalist or is that still something I am aspiring to be? In my journalism class we have been discussing what constitutes journalistic work and what is… Continue reading Is this Journalism?

Turtles All the Way Down

I tried to exclude any plot twists from this post, but there may be some spoilers. You’ve been warned. It is hard to describe what the struggles of mental illness feel like to those who have never experienced them. Although I may not always have the words, John Green seems to. In his new book,… Continue reading Turtles All the Way Down

Reflections, Post-Election

I almost have no words for how I feel right now. Except for I do. Right now, I feel depressed, frustrated, angry, hopeless, and that my faith in America has been lost. At the same time, I feel a sense of unity through the bringing together of so many people I know who do not… Continue reading Reflections, Post-Election