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Articles By: lara elmayan

Lara was born and raised on Long Island, but the bizarre combined influence of Audrey Hepburn and Allen Ginsberg has always made her romanticize New York City dangerously. She hopes to get published in print someday, or get stuck in an elevator with either Regina Spektor or Tina Fey. She feels that neither goal is too much to ask for. She currently studies Literature and Journalism/Media at SUNY Geneseo.

With our guide of crypts, museums, remains, and literary homages to the dead and undead, you can get closer to the history of Dublin than you probably ever wanted. Read more.
With the help of Mitch Broder's book, Discovering Vintage New York, we've compiled our favorite vintage discoveries in this week's featured Foursquare list. Read more.
The East Village may be gentrifying but it's still one of the last refuges for bohemia in Manhattan, so wander in and marvel that it can still have so much soul Read more.
We explore the extensive process of harbor dredging to deepen waterways like the Ambrose Channel, which will hopefully be ready to receive larger ships by 2014. Read more.
Section 3 of the High Line might not be opened or shined up, but High Line Art has commissioned (temporary) art on it. Tickets to see it to be released Aug 28th Read more.
A dead shark on the Queensbound N train is one in a series of shark-related incidents this summer. Read more.