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Manhattan
Name Phone                      Address                           Dairy/Meat/Parve    Hashgacha
18212-517-2400      240 E. 81st (2nd & 3rd)M                      OK
Ladino Tapas212-265-6520        940 8th Ave (W 55th & W 56th) OU
NoiDue212-712-2222    143 West 69th (Bdwy & Columbus)D                      NKS Rí Mehlman
Soom Soom212-712-2525    166 W. 72nd (Amst. & Columbus)P                      NKS Rí Mehlman
Mike's Bistro 212-799-3911         127 E. 54th (Park & Lexington)M                            OU
My Most Favorite Food 212-580-5130       247 W. 72nd (Broadway & West End)D                            OK
Bagels & Co.212-496-9400        393 Amsterdam (79th)D                  R' Yaakov Neiman
Estihana212-501-0393        221 W. 79 St. (Broadway & Amst.)M                  Vaad Flatbush
Grill 212   212-724-7455   212 W. 80th (Bdway & Amsterdam)M          Rí Avrohom Marmorstein
PrimeKo212-496-1888   217 W. 85th (Broadway & Amsterdam)M          OU
Kasbah212-496-1500   251 W. 85th (Broadway & West End)M          OK
Alibaba212-787-6008   515 Amsterdam (W. 85th)M               Rí Avrohom Marmorstein
Coffee Bean212-799-1444   200 W. 86th (Cor. Amsterdam)D               KOF-K
Bagel Basket212-721-1800   618 Amsterdam (W. 89th & 90th)D               NKS Rí Mehlman
Kosher Marketplace212-580-6378   2442 Broadway (90 & 91)Take OutRí Avrohom Marmorstein
Amsterdam Buger Co       212-362-0700        654 Amsterdam (W.92nd)M         Rí Avrohom Marmorstein
Supersol212-222-6332   661 Amsterdam (W. 92nd & 93rd)Take Out     Vaad of Riverdale
Talia's Steakhouse212-580-3770   668 Amsterdam (92nd & 93rd)M          Rí Avrohom Marmorstein
Gan Asia212-280-3800   691 Amsterdam (W. 93rd & 94th)M           Rí Avrohom Marmorstein
Screme Gelato Bar212-663-1362   176 W. 94th St (& Amsterdam)D    NKS Rí Mehlman
Dunkin Donuts212-864-1046   687 Amsterdam (W. 94th)D                                NKS Rí Mehlman
Cafe Roma212-875-8972   854 Amsterdam (W. 101st & 102nd)           D                  Rí Avrohom Marmorstein



Brooklyn

NameLocationTypeHechsherReview
Carlos & Gabby'sFlatbushMeat, Mexican

Queens

NameLocationTypeHechsherReview
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Long Island

NameLocationTypeHechsherReview
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Please add restaurants and activities from the following links:
Manhattan
Brooklyn
Queens
Long Island


Activities

Manhattan
NameAddressKids?Review
American Museum of Natural History     200 Central Park West  New York, NY 10024     Yes     
Bryant Park Ice Skating and Winter VillageYes
Intrepid Sea Air and Space MuseumYes
Macy's Inflation Celebration (see the Thanksgiving Day Parade floats being blown up on Thanksgiving Eve) 79th and ColumbusYes
MoMANo
Times Square
NEW! Samsung 837837 Washington St, New York, NY 10014Yes
Metropolitan Museum of Art (MET)
Statue of Liberty / Ellis Island
Jewish Musem
Guggenheim Museum
Central Park Boating
Central Park Ice Skating (Winter)
Central Park Zoo
Rockefeller Center Ice Skating (Winter)
One World Observatory / Ground Zero
Empire State Building Observatory
30 Rock Observatory
Mini Golf at Pier 25 (Summer)
Bowlmor Lanes 42nd Street
Dave & Busters
Madame Toussad's
Ripley's Believe it or Not
National Geographic Encounter: Ocean Odyssey
NFL Experience Times Square
Hershey's and M&M Stores

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Re: NYC Master Thread
« Reply #2070 on: October 27, 2020, 12:16:30 AM »
Ft Hamilton pkwy coming from the prospect, at Chester Av, I think.

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Re: NYC Master Thread
« Reply #2071 on: October 27, 2020, 02:49:40 AM »
I have an interesting question: does anyone know of any intersection in NYC where the green light turns green in one direction (southbound for example)  a couple seconds BEFORE the other green light turns green going northbound?
im not talking about a mistake in timing, i mean a deliberate change in time for whatever reason to alleviate traffic. maybe south bound needs to get the green light earlier before the northbound turns green.?
Im trying to get such a scenario for a light near me and the assemblywoman asked me if I happen to know of a street that has it already where my request can hold more ground bc its been done before.
where can i find out information like this?
Coney and N, southbound turns green for a few seconds before northbound, to allow southbound vehicles to turn left.

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Re: NYC Master Thread
« Reply #2072 on: October 27, 2020, 06:15:46 AM »
Ft Hamilton pkwy coming from the prospect, at Chester Av, I think.
Right, but it's to allow drivers to turn left first to not create a long line of standing cars.

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« Reply #2073 on: October 27, 2020, 07:54:51 AM »
If not to allow for turning, which is quite common, what would be the need for a delayed green?
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Re: NYC Master Thread
« Reply #2074 on: October 27, 2020, 12:43:17 PM »
If not to allow for turning, which is quite common, what would be the need for a delayed green?
ill explain: they put up a light on a ridiculous corner in far rockaway. but when the light turns green and cars want to turn left they have to wait for oncoming traffic. this is a one lane street so theres no room for a left lane light. theres also no room for cars to go around on the right side of the waiting cars. so essentially what was a 4 way stop sign now allows 2 or 3 cars thru the intersection before it turns red again. if the light just turned green for a few seconds earlier it would at least allow cars to turn or go straight before oncoming traffic comes.
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Re: NYC Master Thread
« Reply #2075 on: November 02, 2020, 05:12:27 PM »
ill explain: they put up a light on a ridiculous corner in far rockaway. but when the light turns green and cars want to turn left they have to wait for oncoming traffic. this is a one lane street so theres no room for a left lane light. theres also no room for cars to go around on the right side of the waiting cars. so essentially what was a 4 way stop sign now allows 2 or 3 cars thru the intersection before it turns red again. if the light just turned green for a few seconds earlier it would at least allow cars to turn or go straight before oncoming traffic comes.

It's horrible. I assume the one on doughty and central is run by nassau
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« Reply #2076 on: November 02, 2020, 05:13:45 PM »
ill explain: they put up a light on a ridiculous corner in far rockaway. but when the light turns green and cars want to turn left they have to wait for oncoming traffic. this is a one lane street so theres no room for a left lane light. theres also no room for cars to go around on the right side of the waiting cars. so essentially what was a 4 way stop sign now allows 2 or 3 cars thru the intersection before it turns red again. if the light just turned green for a few seconds earlier it would at least allow cars to turn or go straight before oncoming traffic comes.

Once you're on that intersection, they definitely should put up a right on red after stop
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Re: NYC Master Thread
« Reply #2077 on: November 03, 2020, 12:30:47 AM »
I desperately need a vacation, but this time needs to be a staycation as I don't have where to place my kids. Does anyone have any nice ideas where I can with my husband? we don't mind traveling up to 3 hours from Brooklyn - we can leave early & come home late.
I don't really want outdoors, as my husband hates the cold weather.

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« Reply #2078 on: November 03, 2020, 09:18:08 AM »
I desperately need a vacation, but this time needs to be a staycation as I don't have where to place my kids. Does anyone have any nice ideas where I can with my husband? we don't mind traveling up to 3 hours from Brooklyn - we can leave early & come home late.
I don't really want outdoors, as my husband hates the cold weather.
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Re: NYC Master Thread
« Reply #2079 on: November 03, 2020, 02:22:17 PM »
ill explain: they put up a light on a ridiculous corner in far rockaway. but when the light turns green and cars want to turn left they have to wait for oncoming traffic. this is a one lane street so theres no room for a left lane light. theres also no room for cars to go around on the right side of the waiting cars. so essentially what was a 4 way stop sign now allows 2 or 3 cars thru the intersection before it turns red again. if the light just turned green for a few seconds earlier it would at least allow cars to turn or go straight before oncoming traffic comes.

ill explain: they put up a light on a ridiculous corner in far rockaway. but when the light turns green and cars want to turn left they have to wait for oncoming traffic. this is a one lane street so theres no room for a left lane light. theres also no room for cars to go around on the right side of the waiting cars. so essentially what was a 4 way stop sign now allows 2 or 3 cars thru the intersection before it turns red again. if the light just turned green for a few seconds earlier it would at least allow cars to turn or go straight before oncoming traffic comes.
Coney and N, southbound turns green for a few seconds before northbound, to allow southbound vehicles to turn left.

A few intersections on ocean parkway have extended green straight while green turning begins from that side. Green straight turns red & then green turning begins from the other side as well then both turn red together.

There no reason they shouldnít be able to do whatever they need to that makes sense. Ocean parkway & more recently Coney Island Ave have both changed a lot over the past few years & those changes didnít necessarily make any sense.

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Re: NYC Master Thread
« Reply #2080 on: November 03, 2020, 02:50:46 PM »
Looking to rent a small office space near Brooklyn. Looking to spend less than $1000 a month. Any leads lmk plz!!

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« Reply #2081 on: November 03, 2020, 04:09:57 PM »
Looking to rent a small office space near Brooklyn. Looking to spend less than $1000 a month. Any leads lmk plz!!

This is a status I saw on WhatsApp, don't know more details. Good luck!

New Office Space, Just Post Construction 12 by 12 comfortable work environment. Located in apartment building on Ocean Parkway near Church Avenue. Price is $700.00 per month. Centrally located. Heat & Electric Included. Serious Inquiries Only Please. Only 1 More Office Left!! Price & Space Is Only Guaranteed After Initial Deposit. 917-843-4146

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« Reply #2082 on: November 05, 2020, 02:51:33 PM »
This is a status I saw on WhatsApp, don't know more details. Good luck!

New Office Space, Just Post Construction 12 by 12 comfortable work environment. Located in apartment building on Ocean Parkway near Church Avenue. Price is $700.00 per month. Centrally located. Heat & Electric Included. Serious Inquiries Only Please. Only 1 More Office Left!! Price & Space Is Only Guaranteed After Initial Deposit. 917-843-4146
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Re: NYC Master Thread
« Reply #2083 on: November 27, 2020, 12:15:45 PM »
Any place in Brooklyn that refills propane tanks?
Besides lowes and home depot. Like an actual refill place that weighs how much propane they gave you

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« Reply #2084 on: November 27, 2020, 01:01:19 PM »
Any place in Brooklyn that refills propane tanks?
Besides lowes and home depot. Like an actual refill place that weighs how much propane they gave you
Doody Home center, but I dont know about weighing...