Wednesday, December 17, 2014
Friday, January 03, 2014
By Joy Y. Wang : WNYC Producer
Here are a few suggestions on ingredients to keep in your pantry so that you can whip up a meal on a snow day or after a late night at the office. Edible Brooklyn editor Gabrielle Langholtz told us what you'll always find in her cabinets.
Thursday, January 03, 2013
By Manoush Zomorodi : New Tech City host
We are emerging from the annual internet and social media “gray period” – the holiday fortnight when the web isn’t blacked out, but slows down. It’s always a welcome relief from the incessant typing.
Friday, December 28, 2012
Four bartenders from Brooklyn, Manhattan and Queens recommend seasonal cocktails for ringing in the new year. Try recipes for homemade eggnog and the New Brunswick.
Thursday, December 13, 2012
What’s the creative project you’ve been meaning to bite off for years? Finishing your novel? Or maybe it’s more of a creative challenge: writing a poem a day. Watching Kurosawa — every Kurosawa. Let’s make 2013 the year to get it done! And we’re here to help.
Wednesday, December 28, 2011
By Annmarie Fertoli : Associate Producer at WNYC
New year, new start. That's the idea behind the 5th annual "Good Riddance Day" in Times Square. Dozens of people in attendance on Wednesday brought items to destroy, or wrote memories they'd rather forget on papers to shred.
Wednesday, September 28, 2011
Jars of kosher Andrew's Local Honey are selling fast leading up to the Jewish New Year, since honey is a key ingredient in many traditional Rosh Hashanah dishes. Customers who keep kosher don't seem to mind that labels on Andrew's Local Honey jars don't have the Star-K or the hechsher of the Orthodox Union.
Thursday, March 03, 2011
By Julia Furlan : WNYC Culture Producer
The Brick is staging 15 plays by Iranian and Iranian-American playwrights that explore a variety of aspects of Persian culture.
Wednesday, December 29, 2010
As 2010 ends and 2011 begins, we've been asking listeners to weigh in with their own thoughts: What was your biggest moment of 2010? What is your big resolution for 2011? You've given us some interesting responses, from your thoughts on love, to graduate school. Some of you have been using our new Takeaway iPhone App to send us your photos and sounds summing up the year as well.
Kristin from Lincoln, R.I. had this to say:
My resolution is to remember the birthdays of people in my family without scrambling at the last minute to get a card or a present, like I did so often this year!
Monday, December 27, 2010
NYT's David Sanger shares his biggest surprises in news for 2010.
Thursday, December 31, 2009
By Fred Mogul : Reporter, WNYC News
While the eyes of most of the nation will be on the ball at Times Square at midnight, in Brooklyn, some ears will be waiting for the toot of a steam whistle to signify the start of 2010.
Conrad Milster could be found this morning warming ...