Not all of us are lucky enough to have friends gift you with a tree. For the rest of us, speedy-taxi app, Uber, partners with Home Depot, to deliver 8-foot trees to your apartment for $135, today only.
The popular new ice rink in Greenpoint welcomed more than 5000 people in its first 9 days and there’s talk of area expansion into a winter wonderland with slides and more. Go check it out before the hype gets it on lock-down like summertime shootings at the swimming pool.
Of course the man who fought against smoking in public parks, calorie counting and banning sugary drinks won’t be out until January, but “The Last Straw” by Adrian Tomine gives him an early sendoff. Bloomberg helped turn NYC into a nanny state over 12 years as mayor, already descending into the collective memory with nothing more than a Big Gulp.
You should have heard of the 40′s classic film, Maltese Falcon, starring Humphrey Bogart. If not, now you have. This lightweight prop is not one of the two famous 47-pound statuettes used in the film, but one made out of resin that Bogart carried around in scenes. Guernsey’s on the Upper East Side set the starting price at half a million dollars and best of all, a movie producer found it in a New Jersey flea market in 1991 and paid just $8 for it.