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8 Fascinating Mulberry Street Fun Facts

History of Mulberry Street Mulberry Street in Lower Manhattan is probably one of the most interesting New York City streets. It is steeped in history and now it is a must see foodie destination. So with that in mind, here are 8 fascinating Mulberry Street fun facts. To learn even more about Mulberry Street and…

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August 31, 2018

NYC History: The Six Most Interesting Streets in New York City

There are so many historic places in New York City that are full of fascinating stories! So with that in mind, here are some of the most interesting streets in New York City. Each of these streets has so much history; we definitely encourage you to look further into their past and perhaps even visit…

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July 27, 2018

Ten Amazing Chinatown and Little Italy Fun Facts

Chinatown and Little Italy are two neighborhoods rich in history with fascinating stories. We are always uncovering interesting new tidbits about them and here are ten amazing Chinatown and Little Italy fun facts! New York City has the largest Chinese population of a city, excluding those in Asia. Because of the many shootings among the…

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July 29, 2016

Restaurants and Bars Rumored to Be Haunted in New York City

Who doesn’t like a good ghost story? For those looking for an adventure as Halloween approaches, here are a few restaurants and bars that are rumored to be haunted in New York City. Perhaps you can do your own investigation in the paranormal. The Ear Inn – 326 Spring St The Ear Inn is one of the oldest taverns still in existence in New York City. It was once the home of James Brown, an African American veteran of the Revolutionary War. It was later converted to a tavern in 1817 and then a speakeasy during the Prohibition. According to paranormal investigators, the ghost of Mickey, a sailor and former tenant who died in a tragic car accident, still lingers. One if By Land, Two if By Sea – 17 Barrow St It has been said that there are as…

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October 19, 2012