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Explore With Me: (Not So) Little Italy

Explore With Me: (Not So) Little Italy

By Liv Chai, Staff Writer

November 27, 2017


Filed under Features

Come explore Little Italy with us.

Out of Borough Adventures: The Bronx

Out of Borough Adventures: The Bronx

By Patrick Pauley, Contributing Writer

September 29, 2017


Filed under Features

Getting to the Bronx might be a bit of a trip, but the visit is worth the train ride.

Broome Street

Broome Street

By Faith Gates, Deputy Features Editor

February 23, 2017


Filed under Housing

Residency: Upperclassmen Estimated yearly cost: $13,048 – $18,494 Low-cost rooms available: No Commute to class: 15-20 minute walk to WSP, 20-25 minute subway ride to Tandon Nearby subways: N, Q, J, 6 Shuttle: Yes Named after the street it resides on, Broome Street Residential College ...

Best shops for enjoying classic Italian dessert

Best shops for enjoying classic Italian dessert

By Morgan Sperry, Contributing Writer

September 23, 2014


Filed under Dining, Features

The Festival of San Gennaro offers delicious cannoli that can be found year-round.

Weekend Roam: Little Italy

Weekend Roam: Little Italy

April 26, 2013


Filed under Editor's Picks, Features

According to the 2000 U.S. Census (and New York Magazine), 1,211 residents claiming to be of Italian descent lived in the three census tracts that make up Little Italy. In other words, Italians made up only 8.25 percent of the population in the community in 2000. The neighborhood, particularly on a go...

The Feast of San Gennaro: Still celebrating culture?

The Feast of San Gennaro: Still celebrating culture?

September 19, 2012


Filed under Opinion

Beneath green, white and red banners, there’s been an influx of massive meatballs, cannoli and bags of zeppole. Also present are bored police officers, taco trucks, piña coladas served up in coconuts with little umbrellas and a horde of out-of-towners engaging in the gluttony. The only Italians...