I'm sick of Minghala and not into the Frank's scene. What are you favorites spots in the East Village, the closer to 2nd Ave and 4th, the better. We like to hear ourselves talk without having to pay oodles for the privilege.
Summer is in full swing, which (hopefully) means trips to the park or the beach. If you’re taking a picnic along, you should know a few food safety rules so you can pack, transport, and eat your meal without the threat of food poisoning. Liz Weinandy