Morning Brief: January 15th
New places to grab a bite are popping up around the city, check out some eateries set to open in the next week. [Timeout NY]
Today, partly cloudy with a high of 43, and tonight, mostly cloudy with a low of 36. [Full Forecast]
Need to Know
New Jersey Governor Chris Christie gave his State of the State speech yesterday, touching briefly on recent political scandals. [NY Times]
Charter schools and New York City Mayor Bill de Blasio are butting heads. [NY Daily News]
New York GOP chair asks party leaders not to support Governor Andrew Cuomo. [NY Post]
Passengers celebrate "Miracle on the Hudson" on the five year anniversary. [WFUV News]
On Stage Tonight
Bernard Purdie @ Iridium
Alejandro Escovedo and Joe Ely @ City Winery
Trigger Hippy (featuring Joan Osborne, Jackie Greene, Steve Gorman [formerly of the Black Crowes] and more) (with John Reid) @ Fairfield Theatre Company
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