By New York Natives Staff

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The Year of the Horse

Gong hei fard choy! Our friends, Wanxia Lu and Yulin Xu, told us that the New World Mall in Flushing’s Chinatown is definitely the place to go for the most authentic Chinese New Year’s foods and decorations.

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“Happy” by Pharrell Williams

This song is damn catchy. Props to Pharrell for the “Hatty” remix post Grammy hat-roversy.

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NFL Super Bowl XLVIII

Duh.

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The “Venetian Glass by Carlo Scarpa” Exhibit at the Met

Beautiful glasswork by Carlo Scarpa will be on display. The exhibit is the Met’s first presentation exclusively dedicated to 20th-century Murano glass and is opened until early March.

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Maja’s Tapas Bar in Washington Heights

A cozy, low-key spot located on Dyckman, Maja’s is one of the liveliest places in Washington Heights. Great serving sizes for a tapas bar, and even better service. The flank steak with mofungo, yuca fries, & BBQ marinated chicken wings are all delicious.

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Hinge

Move over, Tinder. Hinge is a great way to meet your next love through friends of friends and the magic touch of social media.

 

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