Dollar oysters, heavy rain & more to know
Sad it's supposed to rain on the Fourth of July? Well, the good news is, you can drown your sorrows in $1 oysters at the Waldorf Astoria today.
Plus, check out the cyclist-friendly exhibit popping up around the city, and find out why you should be tipping more when you order in-- especially on bad weather days like this.
Heavy showers and thunderstorms are likely Thursday, the National Weather Service predicts, mainly after 9 a.m. New rainfall amounts between a half and three quarters of an inch are possible, and the high is near 88 degrees. More »
Looking for a classic New York experience on a budget? From now through the end of July, you can indulge in $1 oysters from 5 to 7 p.m. daily at Bull and Bear Prime Steakhouse inside the Waldorf Astoria. More »
On a rainy day like today, we know you're prone to order delivery for lunch or dinner (or maybe both)! And we don't blame you. But before you skimp on a tip, think of what your delivery person went through to get to you. Here, our editorial on why tipping is important. More »
Only one day left to plan your Fourth of July outfit! But don't stress... we gathered 10 red, white and blue looks from our favorite famous patriots to give you inspiration. More »
A "Cycleangelo" is placing more than 100 sculptures of bikes in Brooklyn and Manhattan as part of a new street exhibit, set to be finished July 9. Have any popped up in your neighborhood yet? Here's what to expect. More »
From creative cakes to festive cocktails, it's time to get busy in the kitchen on this rainy Fourth of July Eve. (OK, we made that holiday up. But seriously, you're going to want a head start on these recipes.) More »