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SilkStocking.NYC is a new website serving news, commentary and practical advice to Manhattan’s Upper East Side and Midtown East.

We are professional journalists seeking to entertain as well as inform.

Please send your praise, criticism and, above all, news tips, to   We respond to all reasonable messages.

And, of course, follow us on Twitter: @SilkStockingNYC.

Born yesterday

SilkStocking.NYC is a brand new website serving the East Side of Manhattan.

Our web address comes from the old congressional district, so named for the posh hosiery worn by its affluent inhabitants.

We cover both the Upper East Side and Midtown East to the south.

Expect serious reporting and opinion on local issues, local fun and local culture.

Please write to us with any suggestions for what you’d like to read about.

Send them to



And yes, follow us on Twitter!:   @SilkStockingNYC.