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  1. Recent Commercial Real Estate Transactions Business, Yesterday

    Recent commercial real estate transactions in New York.

  2. European Groceries and More in Cobble Hill Dining, August 2

    Monica Muzzo Romero, as of late an arepa restaurateur, has opened a new venture, a deli called Romero.

  3. Homes That Sold for Around $1.5 Million Real Estate, August 1

    Recent residential sales in New York City and the region.

  4. A New York City Home for Less Than $350,000 Real Estate, July 30

    Housing prices in New York are notoriously high, but if you look carefully, especially with an open mind on location, you can find something affordable.

  5. Homes for Sale in Brooklyn, Manhattan and Queens Real Estate, July 29

    This week’s properties are in Cobble Hill, Flatiron and Jackson Heights.

  6. On the Market in New York City Slideshow, July 29

    This week’s properties are in Cobble Hill, Flatiron and Jackson Heights.

  7. A Push to Get New York Vaccinated Metro, July 29

    A mandate for state employees and a $100 reward in New York City for getting a first shot are aimed at holdouts.

  8. 5 Things to Do This Weekend Weekend, July 29

    Our critics and writers have selected noteworthy cultural events to experience virtually and in person in New York City.

  9. During the Pandemic, Her $600,000 Went Further. Which Apartment Did She Choose? Interactive, July 29

    After putting off a purchase to invest in her business, a longtime renter saw an opportunity to buy a place in Brooklyn with the amenities she had always wanted. Here’s what she found.

  10. Brooklyn Plumber Who Ran for State Senate Is Charged in Capitol Riot Metro, July 28

    Daniel Christmann posted images that showed him inside the Capitol, prosecutors said. Asked whether he’d entered the building, he replied: “How could I not?”

  11. Officer Fired After N.Y.P.D. Finds He Raped Girl From Youth Program Metro, July 28

    Two officers engaged in “shocking professional and sexual misconduct” with a 15-year-old, a disciplinary trial judge wrote, but they have not been criminally charged.

  12. Nxivm Member Avoids Prison After Helping to Convict Sex Cult Leader Metro, July 28

    Lauren Salzman, who detailed the group’s inner workings during four days of testimony at Keith Raniere’s trial, was sentenced to probation.

  13. As Delta Variant Spreads, N.Y.C. Parents Worry About Coming School Year Metro, July 28

    So far, there have been very few cases in New York City’s summer school session, but some parents want a remote option for the fall.

  14. Music, but Make It Outdoors Metro, July 28

    Even as concerts return to indoor venues, there’s still something spectacular about a show out in the warm summer air.

  15. Recent Commercial Real Estate Transactions Business, July 27

    Recent commercial real estate transactions in New York.

  16. Want to Rent Your Dream Apartment? Prepare for a Bidding War. Real Estate, July 27

    Post-pandemic, some renters know the neighborhoods where they want to live, and are willing to pay hundreds of dollars extra to get them.

  17. Rabbi Yoel Kahn, Oral Scribe for the Grand Rabbi, Dies at 91 Obits, July 26

    For decades he memorized virtually verbatim the speeches and discourses of Rabbi Menachem Schneerson and meticulously compiled them into about 150 volumes.

  18. How an Environmental Watchdog of the Hudson River Spends Sundays Metropolitan, July 23

    From osprey nests to toxic cleanups, John Lipscomb monitors it all from aboard his 36-foot wooden boat.

  19. The Music Scene in This Brooklyn Neighborhood Is Here to Stay Weekend, July 22

    During the city’s lockdown, porch concerts in Ditmas Park began as a way to unite artists. These events, along with new series and festivals, have transformed this quiet area into an arts hub.

  20. New York’s ‘Homecoming’ to Feature a Free Concert in Every Borough Culture, July 22

    The concerts, which are to run between Aug. 16 to Aug. 21, are being organized to celebrate the city’s reopening and promote tourism.

  21. Homes for Sale in Brooklyn, Queens and Manhattan Real Estate, July 22

    This week’s homes are in Chelsea, Ridgewood and Greenwood.

  22. 5 Things to Do This Weekend Weekend, July 22

    Our critics and writers have selected noteworthy cultural events to experience virtually and in person in New York City.

  23. Meet Eric Adams’s Inner Circle Metro, July 22

    His key aides include three longtime advisers, his campaign manager and a Brooklyn power broker.

  24. Beach Bums, Unite! Metro, July 21

    When it’s too hot to do anything else in New York City, that means it’s time to go to the beach.

  25. Recent Commercial Real Estate Transactions Business, July 20

    Recent commercial real estate transactions in New York.

  26. Moving Back to Brooklyn and Upgrading Real Estate, July 19

    After a year in Florida with his parents, he missed New York and he needed a place big enough to launch a vegan cookie business.

  27. Where Are the Fans for Israel’s National Baseball Team? In New York. Metro, July 17

    The Tokyo-bound Israeli national baseball team has more supporters in New York than in its home country.

  28. Homes for Sale in Brooklyn, Manhattan and the Bronx Real Estate, July 15

    This week’s properties are in the Williamsburg, the East Village and Fieldston.

  29. On the Market in New York City Slideshow, July 15

    This week’s properties are in the Williamsburg, the East Village and Fieldston.

  30. 3 Art Gallery Shows to See Right Now Weekend, July 14

    Corita Kent’s “Heroes and Sheroes”; Igshaan Adams’s tapestries and wire sculptures; and Tammy Nguyen’s portraits of Forest City.

  31. Iranian Operatives Planned to Kidnap a Brooklyn Author, Prosecutors Say Metro, July 13

    Masih Alinejad spoke critically of her native country’s autocracy. Now an Iranian intelligence official and three others have been indicted in New York.

  32. Recent Commercial Real Estate Transactions Business, July 13

    Recent commercial real estate transactions in New York.

  33. Homes That Sold for Around $800,000 Real Estate, July 11

    Recent residential sales in New York City and the region.

  34. The Family That Buys Together Stays Together Real Estate, July 9

    Seismic shifts in how families live and work, brought on by the pandemic, are creating a surge of baby boom households with multiple generations.

  35. Homes for Sale in Brooklyn, Queens and Manhattan Real Estate, July 8

    This week’s properties are in Crown Heights, Long Island City and on the Upper West Side.

  36. On the Market in New York City Slideshow, July 8

    This week’s properties are in Crown Heights, Long Island City and on the Upper West Side.

  37. Exploring Affordable-Housing Options in Brooklyn and Queens. Which Home Would You Choose? Interactive, July 8

    After splitting rent with roommates for years, a couple researched the city’s housing lotteries and found that they qualified for many places.

  38. 5 Things to Do This Weekend Weekend, July 8

    Our critics and writers have selected noteworthy cultural events to experience virtually and in person in New York City.

  39. Hours After a Glowing Review, Three Chefs Leave Outerspace Dining, July 7

    On Tuesday, The Times’s critic called it “the restaurant of the summer.” On Wednesday morning, the chefs called it off.

  40. Cryptocurrency Seeks the Spotlight, With Spike Lee’s Help Business, July 7

    The filmmaker’s commercial for a crypto company is one of many recent marketing efforts to make digital cash palatable for newbies.

  41. The Restaurant of This New York Summer Is Outerspace Dining, July 6

    Two avidly followed pop-ups, Ha’s Dac Biet and Kreung, have taken over the wood fires and the picnic tables of this seasonal venue in Brooklyn.

  42. An Open-Air Dining Room Turns to Southeast Asia Slideshow, July 6

    The seasonal restaurant Outerspace in Brooklyn is sponsoring two pop-up kitchens, one focused on Vietnamese food and the other on Cambodian cuisine.

  43. Recent Commercial Real Estate Transactions Business, July 6

    Recent commercial real estate transactions in New York.

  44. Middle Eastern Dinners Delivered Dining, July 6

    Tanabel offers dinners and feasts, cooked by refugee women in Brooklyn.

  45. Instead of Bingo, Senior Housing Brings Opera Singers and Broadway Insiders to Residents Real Estate, July 6

    New York senior communities take advantage of the city’s cultural institutions by inviting artists and experts to their facilities.

  46. Sharing a Studio During Covid Wasn’t Ideal. Which Upgrade Did They Choose? Interactive, June 10

    With the city shut down last summer, a couple took their $4,000 budget to Williamsburg, Brooklyn, in search of a place where they could work from home in peace. Here’s what they found.

  47. This Bus Has Been in a Brooklyn Building for 2 Days Interactive, June 9

    Two days ago a New York City bus crashed into a home, injuring 16 people.

  48. It’s Been a Busy Few Days for One Arena Interactive, May 26

    This is the first season that Barclays Center in Brooklyn is home to both the New York Liberty and the Brooklyn Nets. And the arena recently needed to make a quick transformation.

  49. What It’s Like to Be Vaccinated in a Subway Station Interactive, May 20

    The city is ramping up a program to vaccinate people in select subway stations as a way to boost the city's vaccination rate.

  50. They Wanted a ‘Blank Slate’ One-Bedroom for Less Than $1 Million. Which Option Would You Choose? Interactive, April 29

    For their first purchase together, a young couple sought a place they could make their own — no ‘cookie-cutter doorman buildings.’ Here’s what they found.

  51. She Had to Escape Her 175-Square-Foot Studio During the Pandemic. Which Option Would You Choose? Interactive, April 15

    Figuring she could get a better deal as rents fell, a young Manhattanite cast a wide net for ‘something with a door,’ not too far from work. Here’s what she found.

  52. On the Scene: Coney Island Reopens Interactive, April 12

    Families came out to Coney Island on Friday, looking for rollercoaster rides and funnel cakes, for the first time in 18 months.

  53. Facing the Pandemic Together, but in Manhattan or Brooklyn? Interactive, April 8

    A young couple joined forces to get through 2020 and beyond, but would they find what they wanted in her East Side neighborhood or his beloved Williamsburg? Here’s where they landed.

  54. Two Humans, Two Dogs and a Two-Bedroom in Brooklyn for Under $1.5 Million. Which Home Would You Choose? Interactive, April 1

    For their first New York purchase, a couple scoured their beloved Williamsburg neighborhood for a quiet place with good light and more space for their growing household. Here’s what they found.

  55. Watch Protesters Close 2 N.Y.C. Bridges in Support of Essential Workers Interactive, March 5

    More than a hundred workers marched on Friday in support of a package of bills that would provide financial assistance to workers who have so far been left out of government programs during the pandemic.

  56. A Growing Family Wanted a Brooklyn House for Less Than $700,000. Which Option Would You Choose? Interactive, March 4

    Squeezed and priced out of Windsor Terrace, a family of four looked south to Midwood and Marine Park — or maybe even Staten Island.

  57. Will $1 Million Buy a Brownstone in Bay Ridge? One Family Surveyed Their Options in South Brooklyn Interactive, February 11

    Seeking an upgrade for their growing children — and their voluminous stuff — a couple toured the townhouses of Bay Ridge. Which home would you choose?

  58. 150 Years Ago Brooklyn Renumbered All Its Streets. It Was a Disaster. Interactive, January 27

    Today’s Brooklyn map is a relic of a sweeping 19th-century effort to renumber every building and rename dozens of streets. The saga revealed how decisions made by bureaucrats can leave an imprint on city life more than a century later.

  59. ‘Dyker Lights’: Brighter Displays, Fewer Tourists Interactive, December 23

    The famous holiday displays in Dyker Heights are attracting smaller crowds, but some homeowners are determined to bring cheer.

  60. Take a Walking Tour of New York Interactive, December 21

    Months ago, our architecture critic invited a few people to suggest modest strolls around places meaningful to them. Here’s where they went.

  61. Read the Criminal Complaint Against Julien Jin Interactive, December 18

    Mr. Jin is accused of engaging in a conspiracy to censor Zoom users in the United States.

  62. See What Happens When N.Y.C. Streets Are Full of People Instead of Cars Interactive, December 17

    As the pandemic lockdown cleared the roads and as governments instituted popular programs to keep restaurants and small businesses alive, communities have gotten a glimpse at what the city is like when the streets are reimagined. New Yorkers don’t...

  63. With Rents Going Down, They Looked to Trade Up. Which of These Homes Would You Choose? Interactive, December 17

    For their first place together, a couple joined forces (and budgets) to find a place with some sunlight and enough space to work from home.

  64. Her Dream of a Big Two-Bedroom Became the Reality of a Midsize One-Bedroom. Which of These Would You Choose? Interactive, November 25

    This first-time buyer searched new developments in central Brooklyn, looking for details that would set one apart. Here are the options she considered.

  65. What the Pandemic Has Done to Giveaway Books Interactive, November 20

    Brooklynites have a long tradition of passing along books. But what ends up in giveaway piles these days speaks volumes about our current fraught moment.

  66. A Young Couple Navigate Unexpected Roadblocks to a New Rental Interactive, November 12

    After failing to find a suitable Manhattan apartment, this growing family became ‘the last people to the Brooklyn party.’ Which of these Williamsburg options would you choose?

  67. Inside N.Y.C.’s Effort to Count 713,000 Absentee Ballots Interactive, November 11

    The counting of absentee ballots is slow and unglamorous. ‘Is this one fine?’ a worker asked in Brooklyn.

  68. Condo or Co-op? A Young Family Discovers the Differences and Makes a Big Decision Interactive, November 5

    To find the right place for themselves and their young son, this couple considered the pros and cons of various building types. Which option would you choose?

  69. An Apartment in Brooklyn or a House Upstate? She Had the Budget for One Interactive, October 29

    Ashleigh Kaneski figured she couldn’t afford to buy a one-bedroom in the city, but she could keep her tiny rental and invest in a house in the Catskills. Then she had second thoughts.

  70. What’s the Post Office Good For? Everything Interactive, September 10

    The check (and the book, and the sandals, and everything else) is in the mail.

  71. What’s the Post Office Good For? Everything Interactive, September 10

    The check (and the book, and the sandals, and everything else) is in the mail.

  72. Fleeing the Suburbs for the City? This Couple Was Ready for Some Amenities Interactive, September 10

    After leaving Queens for Long Island, Paolo and Christian Acquista felt stranded. So they plotted their return to the city, this time to Brooklyn. Which of these options would you choose?

  73. They Wanted Some Private Outdoor Space in Williamsburg. But Where Is the Best Place to Find It? Interactive, September 3

    For their first purchase together, a couple searched their old Brooklyn neighborhood for a little fresh air — and maybe a second bedroom. Which of these options would you choose?

  74. A Couple Look for Their First Purchase in the ‘Heart of Brooklyn.’ But Where Is That? Interactive, August 20

    With about $1 million to spend, the former renters were hoping to upsize to a two-bedroom with two bathrooms, good closet space and a view that wasn’t a brick wall.

  75. With a Monthly Budget of Around $3,000, They Wanted a Duplex With a Yard in Brooklyn. Which of These Homes Would You Choose? Interactive, July 9

    Tired of living in a building with a dormlike atmosphere, one couple went in search of a more residential setup. Here’s what they found.

  76. They Wanted a Brooklyn Fixer-Upper for the Right Price. Which Home Would You Choose? Interactive, June 18

    After a couple of years in Seattle, a New York family returned to hunt for a conveniently situated house with some character. Here’s where they wound up.

  77. In Brooklyn, a Peaceful March Turns to Confrontation After Curfew Interactive, June 4

    The police in Brooklyn were quicker Wednesday to enforce the clampdown than they had been before, moving swiftly to disperse demonstrators from rainy city streets and to arrest those who failed to clear out.

  78. Two Renters Try Out the Amenities in Brooklyn’s Newer Buildings. Which of These Homes Would You Choose? Interactive, May 28

    For their first home together, a young couple sought the best roof deck and gym they could find on a budget. Here’s where they wound up.

  79. The New Saturday Night Interactive, May 1

    With billions of people staying home, the world is reinventing the weekend.

  80. Three Roommates Scraped Together Enough for a Brooklyn Rental. Which One Did They Choose? Interactive, April 30

    For about $1,000 each, they hoped to find a decent place near a good bagel store. Now they’re stuck there as they wait out the lockdown.

  81. A Couple With Manhattan Jobs Seek the Ideal Brooklyn Home. Which of These Would You Choose? Interactive, April 16

    After years of renting, two young doctors hoped to buy something in their beloved Clinton Hill, but found better options elsewhere. Here’s where they landed.

  82. New York Was Not Designed for Emptiness Interactive, March 30

    The energy, the traffic, the crowds are all gone. Only the vacant streets remain, waiting for the actors to return to the stage.