10 Oct 2018

How to Get a Medical Marijuana Card in New York

As I’m writing this it has been 20 minutes since police began raiding my neighbor’s crib. This isn’t the first time, but with the daunting cloud of gentrification looming over my neighborhood of Washington Heights I’m positive it’ll be one of the last I’ll experience. I’ve witnessed my fair share

Enrique Grijalva - Mr. Minimum Wage 0
03 May 2016

Rediscovering Roosevelt Island

Manhattan, Brooklyn, Queens, The Bronx, Staten Island. Whenever the term “New York City” comes to mind, we often think of these 5 boroughs. Yet, not much attention is paid to one particular part of New York City – one that has a tramway, one train stop, and has enough inhabitants to

Zack Daniel Schiavetta 0
03 Mar 2016

Love Conspiracy Theories? Here are 5 about the Zika Outbreak!

There’s a newish virus in town and it causes … Zika conspiracy theories! Yes, it’s bad taste to joke about something that causes brain damage in babies. But we’re not making fun of the disease; this is about people who somehow survived the dengue, West Nile, SARS, bird/swine flu, and