Posted November 26, 2013 at 6:05 am
Thanksgiving is still two days out, yet Christmas tree vendors are already hitting the streets to peddle the pine. One of the larger outposts on the Lower East Side is stationed outside the Whole Foods Bowery. This year, however, the high-end grocer is taking the reins, so to speak. Vertical integration. Whole Foods is now […]
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86 years ago, Macy’s held its first annual parade which would become indisputably the most famous parade in the world. Ever.
Posted November 22, 2012 at 10:00 am
Ah, Thanksgiving – a time to reflect on all that we are grateful for, and to personify that thanks through a mountain of mashed potatoes. We are thankful for having electricity and a 100% phone charge, for the feast (especially the dessert table), and also for you, our faithful readers. Don’t forget: if you’re […]
Posted November 14, 2012 at 6:28 am
With the region still reeling in the aftermath of Hurricane Sandy, Thanksgiving assumes an even greater importance. Here at home, many in the neighborhood are still without proper utilities, and might not have the ability to celebrate the holiday. But a group of locals aim to change that with a FREE feast for those most […]
Posted November 12, 2012 at 12:16 pm
Certainly hard to believe, but Thanksgiving is already next week. As such, the neighborhood restaurants are beginning to roll out the annual “harvest” menus. Sons of Essex just released theirs. On Thanksgiving day, Thursday, November 22, $65 gets you the following four-course meal plus unlimited pumpkin ginger mimosas. If interested, head here to make a […]
Posted November 23, 2011 at 11:23 am
Here on the precipice of Thanksgiving, we know all too well that Christmas preparation comes earlier every year.