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  1. Going Out of Business by Mel Bochner, 2012 © Mel Boucher

    On View: Mel Bochner’s Strong Language at the Jewish Museum

    Artist Mel Bochner chooses his words very carefully -- they are his creative muse.  Mel Bochner: Strong Language, now at the ...
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  2. Improvised Shakespeare (Photo: Courtesy of Improvised Shakespeare)

    Daily 5: Improvised Shakespeare, Heems of Das Racist, More

    Don't miss out! NewYork.com picks the five best things to do in New York City each and every day. Read on for May 12's best events, from the Improvised Shakespeare Company at Theatre 80 to Heems at Baby's All Right ...
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  3. Skateboarder at Chelsea Piers Pier 62 Skatepark (Photo: iStockphoto)

    8 Crazy-Cool and Totally Free Outdoor Activities at NYC Parks

    Springtime in New York City doesn’t just bring forth balmy breezes and blooming flowers -- it also brings with it an array of organized activities in parks across the five boroughs. And we're not just talking a ...
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  4. Charles James Ball Gowns, 1948 (Photo: Courtesy of The Metropolitan Museum of Art, Photograph by Cecil Beaton, Beaton/Vogue / Condé Nast Archive. Copyright © Condé Nast)

    On View: Charles James’s Timeless Fashion at the Metropolitan Museum of Art

    You may not have been able to join Sarah Jessica Parker, Lena Dunham, Beyonce and Lupita Nyong’o at the recent Met Gala ...
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  5. Ceramics for Beginners at the 92nd Street Y (Photo: Courtesy of 92nd St. Y)

    Take this Class: Ceramics for Beginners at the 92nd Street Y

    Get your hands dirty and learn to create your own clever pots and vases at the 92nd Street Y this summer. At the organization’s School of the Arts, there is an array of ceramic courses from give-this-a-try one-offs to multi-day ...
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  6. Frieze Art Fair 2014

    Daily 5, Weekend Edition: Cher and Cyndi, Frieze Art Fair, Mom’s Day Improv, More

    Don't miss out! NewYork.com picks the five best things to do in New York City each and every day. Read on for the weekend's best events (May 9-11), from Cher at The Barclays Center to the Frieze Art Fair ...
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  7. 'Hedge Two-Way Mirror Walkabout –The Roof Garden Commission: Dan Graham with Günther Vogt' at the Metropolitan Museum of Art (Photo: Courtesy The Metropolitan Museum of Art)

    On View: Up on the Roof at the Metropolitan Museum of Art

    One of the great pleasures of springtime in Manhattan is visiting the Roof Garden at the Metropolitan Museum of Art. Here the magnificent 360 degree views ...
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  8. Two baby red pandas at the Prospect Park Zoo in 2013 (Photo: Julie Larsen Maher/Wildlife Conservation Society)

    11 Adorable Baby Animals Born in NYC Zoos: Present and Past

    'Tis the season for adorable baby animals! Each year, New York City's zoos welcome several new additions to their menageries of education and conservation, and 2014 is no exception. From the Bronx Zoo's bouncing baby gorillas ...
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  9. Marnie Stern (Photo: Annabel Staff/Redferns)

    Daily 5: African Film Festival, Is The Internet Bad For Us?, More

    Don't miss out! NewYork.com picks the five best things to do in New York City each and every day. Read on for May 8's best events, from the New York African Film Festival to a debate called "Is the Internet Bad For Us?" at the Jewish Museum ...
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  10. Fort Tilden (Photo: Humain/Flickr CC)

    Fort Tilden Open for First Time Since Sandy; Other NYC Beaches Get Ready for Summer

    This week, the National Parks Service quietly reopened Fort Tilden Beach, the Rockaways destination that's been closed since 2012's Hurricane Sandy (hat tip: Bedford and Bowery). The Parks Department started the cleanup process again this year in March ...
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