Richard Hake

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Black Friday: Now on Thursday

Thursday, November 28, 2013

Some big box stores are hoping Americans will be hungry for a heaping helping of shopping with their turkey and cranberry sauce this Thanksgiving.

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Weekend Staff Picks: Magritte, Watson and T-Shirts

Saturday, November 23, 2013

Magritte: The Mystery of the Ordinary, 1926-1938.  "I'm headed to MoMa," said Brooke Gladstone, "I'm eager to see how much I've missed of Magritte."

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Weekend Staff Picks: Murder, Manpower & Feminists

Saturday, November 16, 2013

"I'm suggesting the lesbian-feminism edition of Weekend Picks," said Metro Editor Andrea Bernstein


Weekend Staff Picks: Miyazaki, Sweden, Waldron

Saturday, November 09, 2013

Check out some of the events around town that our colleagues are suggesting for this weekend.


Weekend Staff Picks: Graves, Washboards & Lies

Saturday, November 02, 2013

Some WNYC staffers visit cemeteries during their down time.

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Weekend Staff Picks: Love, Shadow Puppets & Drag Bingo

Saturday, October 26, 2013

"Don't get me wrong, he's a master of self promotion and marketing, but Banksy is all hype. I'm going to check out the Robert Indiana exhibit at the Whitney." -Melinda Woehrle


Weekend Staff Picks: Smorgasburg, Documentaries & Album Art

Saturday, October 19, 2013

"I'm just going to walk around and eat," said Lee Hernandez, newsroom producer, on this weekend's Smorgasburg food festival in Williamsburg and DUMBO.


Reports: NJ Schools Some of the Nation's Most Segregated

Wednesday, October 16, 2013

Some schools in New Jersey are strikingly segregated, according to two new reports.


Weekend Staff Picks: Ladies Football, Open Houses & Oktoberfest

Saturday, October 12, 2013

Need something to do this weekend?  Our staff picks include watching a weekly game of all women's flag football in Prospect Park. 


Weekend Staff Picks: Smoking Monkeys, Block Parties & Chile Peppers

Saturday, October 05, 2013

Here is a sampling of the events our colleagues are checking out around town this weekend.


Weekend Staff Picks: Hikes, Tallis & Oz (oh my)

Saturday, September 28, 2013

Here are some of the events around town that WNYC staff members recommend this weekend.


Al Jazeera's New Network For a Skeptical America

Wednesday, August 21, 2013


Al Jazeera America launched Tuesday with the promise of a more serious approach to news reporting aimed at U.S. television viewers. But the 24-hour news network, originally started by the Emir of Qatar in 1996, has some obvious challenges in America.


Weekend Staff Picks: Tunnels, Tours & Punk

Saturday, August 10, 2013

Here are some tips from WNYC staff members on what to do this weekend.


Weekend Staff Picks: Beck, Camping & Camp

Saturday, August 03, 2013

The WNYC staff is busy this weekend and you can check out some of the events they recommend around town and beyond.


Weekend Staff Picks: Light, Paddles & Pools

Saturday, July 27, 2013

Check out some of the recommendations for weekend activities from the WNYC staff.


As NY Sizzles, Con Ed Sets Record-High Peak for Electric Usage

Friday, July 19, 2013

As temperatures continued to hover in the mid-90s for a sixth day Friday, Con Ed set a new all-time record for electric usage.


Weekend Staff Picks: O'Brien to Ryan to Goldberg

Friday, July 19, 2013

Stay cool with some of our cool staff members' weekend activities.

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Weekend Staff Picks: Carousels, Collectibles & Dracula

Saturday, July 13, 2013

Beat the heat with some events that WNYC staff members are checking out this weekend. 

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Weekend Staff Picks: Monsters, Pollock and DeeJays

Saturday, July 06, 2013

Looking for something to do on this humid holiday weekend? Check out some suggestions from our colleagues at WNYC.


The NY Waterfront; Hitchcock's Early Films; Lidia Bastianich; Please Explain Sinkholes

Friday, June 28, 2013

Richard Hake fills in for Leonard. Justin Davidson, New York magazine’s architecture critic, discusses Mayor Bloomberg’s plans for the city’s waterfront. We’ll find out about Hitchcock’s earliest films. Lidia Bastianich looks at how immigrants and others celebrate independence in America. And Please Explain is all about sinkholes!