Tuesday, March 11, 2014

Manhattan Mix Tape, 3-11-14

Alternate-Side Parking regulations are in effect.

New York Today: When the Bronx Invaded Manhattan (NYT)

In 1939 Bronx borough pres James F. Lyons tried to take Marble Hill from Manhattan.

Things to Do in NY Today (TONY)

Some highlights from TONY: If the new Cosmos TV series has you wanting more of astrophysicist Dr. Neil deGrasse Tyson, head for the Hayden Planetarium, where he narrates the Dark Universe space show every half hour from 10:30 a.m. to 4 p.m. ($27); for tonight's fun and games, check out Linda Loves Bingo, free, at Cibar Lounge on Irving Place, with drag hostess Linda Simpson.

It's the first 60plus-degree day since Dec. 23, 2013. Spend 30 minutes in Central Park. Use this interactive map from the Central Park Conservancy to find a spot you've never visited.

Random: Slow down on Park Ave. in midtown (52nd-57th Sts.) to take in artist Alice Aycock's newly installed "Paper Chase" sculptures; photographs here by Untapped Cities.

Staying In: The Real Housewives of New York season six premieres tonight on Bravo at 9 p.m. (ET).


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