Gillian Reagan

What Charter Families Are Saying:

What Charter Families Are Saying

Bio: Gillian Reagan is managing editor at Capital. She joined the team for the site's launch in May 2010. She was previously media editor at The Business Insider and a reporter for The New York Observer. Her writing has also appeared in the New York Times and Bloomberg Businessweek.

Latest Articles:

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The making of a falafel king

The key to Freddy Zeideia's exceptional falafel: nine spices, and the oval shape.

Sep. 20, 2010

 
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Lions and tigers (but no bears) in Little Italy

This just in from Capital pal David Moore, of the Participatory Politics Foundation:

Tipped off by a neighborhood restauranteur, a small team set out from the office to confirm rumors of a lion and tiger appearing at the San Gennaro festival in NoLiTa / Little Italy.

 

Sep. 16, 2010

 
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Screaming Females last night at the Knitting Factory

[PHOTO] The young New Brunswick, N.J. band celebrated the release of their new album, Castle Talk.

Sep. 16, 2010

 
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N.Y. Primary Day 2010: A Capital guide

Primary Day 2010 is here! Polls are open from 6 a.m. to 9 p.m. Find your registration and polling location here and get voting.

Today, you can tune in to Capital contributors Azi Paybarah at WNYC and Jimmy Vielkind at the TU as they report on city- and state-wide races. Salon's Steve Kornacki will be doing post-primary analysis for us, and our own Josh Benson will be on NY1 to discuss the results after the polls close. In the meantime, catch up on all the primary action this season on Capital.

Sep. 14, 2010

 
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The Machines of New York: A call for your photos

September is here, which means we can hear the cranks and wheels of the city begin to spin after lying in a heat-induced coma for the past three months.

As the machines rise up, we want your help with a new feature here on the site: Capital Street View (like Google Street View, only better!).

Sep. 13, 2010

 
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Primary-season jitters, Courtney Love redemption songs, and your guides to fall culture: A Capital week in review

September is here, which means we have been circling the primary election candidates, and assessing the impending culture explosion in the city, all week.

Sep. 11, 2010

 
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Fruits and vegetables: Local apples smaller, sweeter, tarter

Plus, reports from the pumpkin, grape, cauliflower and other local harvests expected this fall.

Sep. 10, 2010

 
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Fall Preview: New York tech scene girds up

It's back to school for New York's tech scene: what to expect for fall 2010.

Sep. 8, 2010

 
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The last song of the summer

We asked some of our friends to tell us about their favorite summer “outros,” the songs they want to hear during the last set of the last party of the season, or while they watch the sun go down on the final balmy day. Here is a list of their choices, with commentary:

Sep. 2, 2010

 
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In a changed city, Soho bike mecca Bicycle Habitat grows up

“Back in ’69, I’d get spit on twice a week,” McCorkell said, sitting on a stool with tape stretched over the seat to keep the stuffing from bulging out.

Aug. 31, 2010