Lifeofthecity Tag

http://www.youtube.com/watch?feature=player_embedded&v=Tevv2eiecCAWith the NBA lockout still in effect, it seems as if we’ll have a basketball-less October. No preseason, no opening game on Halloween, nothing. However, we do have NBA 2K12 to keep us busy in the mean time. Releasing on October 4th, NBA 2K12 is sure to be on everyone’s...

NYC's Bryant Park Ping Pong The Ping Pong area is located near 42nd Street and 6th Avenue. Test your ping pong skills at one of two state-of-the-art tables. Paddles and balls are provided free of charge. Sign up with an attendant in the park to reserve a time slot. For more information on...

BAM Rhythm and Blues Festival at Metrotech Center Commons R&B and world music stars come to Downtown Brooklyn for free outdoor shows all summer long. Highlights include Bobbi Humphrey and Swamp Dogg. For more info, visit bam.org.June 3 New Kids on the Block and Backstreet Boys at Rockefeller Plaza Behold NKOTBSB, the hulking...

Hot 97 Dj Mister Cee bets Angie Martinez that her team can't sing along to Chris Brown's "Look at Me Now" Angie Martinez, Dj Enuff & Drewski prove Mister Cee wrong!- "Look at US now!" ...

Fat BuddhaIf you're looking for a simple yet happening lounge/restaurant/club environment in the city then I would suggest Fat Buddha. There are a lot of Asian inspired and Asian fusion establishments in the city, but Fat Buddha is not pretentious like most of those other locales. In fact, Fat...

Cassandra Graham's JewelryA little secret in fashion is designer Cassie Graham. Ever since she turned what started out as a hobby into a small business, this jewelry designer has been wowing us with her chic handmade pieces. Born and raised in St.Vincent her interest in jewelry design came after she...

The Habana Room Cuban Cuisine 134 E 48th St, New York 10017 | Between Lexington & 3rd Aves Hours Of Operation: Mon-Fri: 7am-12am | Sat-Sun 5pm-12am (Breakfast Lunch Dinner) Website: http://www.habanaroomny.com/I've gone to the Habana Room about 5 times since about 2008. I went there this time because I was really craving some Cuban...

Stanton Social99 Stanton St, New York 10002 Between Orchard and Ludlow St www.stantonsocial.comMy friend and I decided that we needed to go out to dinner for a good close to a work year so he recommended that we go to The Stanton Social on the Lower East Side. Upon walking in, I was...

Nike’s releasing another colorway for the Air Jordan 11. Last minute Christmas shoppers can snatch up a pair of the Jordan 11 Retro Cool Grays on December 23, 2010. The Cool Gray shade is one of the most in-demand shades, next to the black, red, and white “Breds” and the...

Butterfly Studio 149 5th Ave # 2 New York, NY 10010-6801 (212) 253-2100 www.butterflystudiosalon.comPamper your man at the Butterfly Studio in the City Located on 149th 5th ave, Celebrity Hair Salon Butterfly Studio is my cup of tea. Not only do they cater to women, But Men as well.  As the Men enter the studio the...

BORN Thai Restaurant 293 Flatbush Avenue NY 11217 (347) 663-3674 www.bornnyc.comAs an entrepreneur, my days usually consist of lunch or dinner meetings, which I usually make sure to select the best restaurants to guarantee my appetite's satisfaction.  This time around Marie Driven jumped the gun and eagerly suggested we try BORN.  I must...

PUBLIC SKATINGHoliday Break Public Skating Schedule:Fri. 12/24
11:00am-6:30pmSat. 12/25
11:00am-3:00pm
3:30pm-6:30pm
7:00pm-9:00pmSun. 12/26 – Thurs. 12/30
11:00am-3:00pm
3:30pm-6:30pm
7:00pm-11:00pmFri. 12/31
11:00am-3:00pm
3:30pm-7:00pmSat. 1/1
11:00am-3:00pm
3:30pm-6:30pm
7:00pm-11:00pmSun. 1/2
12:00pm-8:00pm (See below for regular schedule.)Aviator Sports the ultimate destination for public skating!You can bring your own skates or rent. Open 7 days a week, regularly scheduled open skate hours offer you a chance to experience...

Cipha Sounds suspended indefinitely over HIV 'joke' on HaitiansDJ Cipha Sounds faces immediate suspension after he made an on-air joke about Haitian women and HIV last week. The Hot 97 host, whose real name is Luis Diaz, said Friday that "The reason I'm HIV negative is because I don't mess with...

Tir Na Nog Bar and GrillAfter debating if I should go, I decided to join my co-workers for a holiday afterwork drink in the city at a place called Tir Nag Nog located on 33rd Street and 8th Avenue. I was familiar with the place since I used to...

Blue Man Group is best known for its widely popular theatrical shows and concerts that combine music, comedy and multimedia theatrics to produce a totally unique form of entertainment. The blissful party atmosphere created at the live events has become the trademark of a Blue Man Group experience. Currently, Blue Man...