There are over 16,251 full-service restaurants in the vicinity of NYC. You could visit one every day for 40 years and still not have visited them all. This excludes counter service restaurants and cafeterias.
If NYC were its own country, and the NYPD was its army, it would be the twentieth-best-funded army in the world, just behind Greece and just ahead of North Korea.
In 2014, a college in upstate New York started offering classes on the sociology of Miley Cyrus.
MDIF, a New York based non-profit organisation, is planning to beam free Wi-Fi to the entire world from space.
Carlos Vasquez, a dry cleaner in New York, has a sign outside his shop that reads: If you are unemployed and need an outfit clean for an interview, we will clean it for free.
NYC's Metropolitan Transit Authority (MTA) dumps old subway cars into the ocean to serve as artificial reef.
In New York, it is against the law for children to pick up or collect cigarette and cigar butts.