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Best 2014 Oscars Viewing Parties in NYC

This year’s Academy Awards take place on Sunday, March 2. Below are our picks for the best, not-yet-sold-out viewing parties in the city this year. Have a look, then go ahead and firm up your plans. Tickets definitely won’t last. By Jessica Allen.

02/26/2014

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Mayor de Blasio To Appear On ‘The Good Wife’

NEW YORK (CBSNewYork) — Mayor Bill de Blasio will be making a guest appearance as himself on an episode of CBS’ “The Good Wife” next month.

02/25/2014

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Getting Into NYC Is More Than Just A Commute

Getting into New York City is more than just a commute – it’s a lifestyle. New Yorkers spend an average of 48 minutes going to work, according to the Partnership for New York City, which is 13 minutes above the national average.

02/24/2014

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Alec Baldwin: ‘I Can’t Live In New York Anymore’

NEW YORK (CBSNewYork/AP) – Alec Baldwin says he can’t live in New York anymore.

02/24/2014

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This Week On FM Magazine: Death & …

Deb Gordon’s guest was IRS Spokesperson, Peggy Riley who informed New Yorkers about ways to maximize their tax returns by providing details about some of the credits that are available, such as the Earned Income Tax Credit (EITC), how to claim them, and the mistakes to avoid.

02/23/2014

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Carrie Underwood, Lady Antebellum & The Band Perry Will ‘Salute The Troops’ In A TV Special This May

The Academy of Country Music today announced that George Strait, Carrie Underwood, Merle Haggard, Florida Georgia Line, Lady Antebellum and The Band Perry are among the artists set to perform during the upcoming televised special ACM Presents: An All-Star Salute to the Troops.

02/21/2014

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NYC’s 8 Best Restaurant Week Deals

Booking lunch or dinner during NYC Restaurant Week can be overwhelming with all of the options available by neighborhood and cuisine. To get a great deal, go for a restaurant that you can’t typically afford on a random weeknight or dine somewhere you’ve been meaning to try, but keep forgetting to check off on your Foursquare to-do list.

02/20/2014

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Ailing Justin Timberlake Postpones 1st Madison Square Garden Show

NEW YORK (CBSNewYork/AP) — Justin Timberlake left his most eager Tri-State area fans crying a river Wednesday night.

02/19/2014

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NYC Restaurant Week: A Good Excuse For People On A Budget To Eat Great Food

Nearly 300 restaurants in the city (including Park Slope) have set menus for lunch, dinner, or both. Lunch menus are set at $25 and dinner are roughly $38.

02/18/2014