Welcome to IN New York

Last week I had lunch at The Bar Room, a fairly recent addition to the Upper East Side/Midtown area with a historic feel.

There's still time to enjoy some outdoor fun at the Roof at Park South, which offers unobstructed views of the Flatiron District and Murray Hill.

Head to the Financial District’s Museum of American Finance tomorrow for the fourth annual Wall Street Collectors Bourse.

Features

This year, wellness goes Space Age, with weightless—not weightloss—activities dominating NYC spas and workout spaces. Antigravity experiences, such as flotation chambers and trapeze classes, help health seekers float and fly their way to superb physical and mental health.

This month, we salute the accessory we can’t live without—the bag. From clutch to satchel, these daily carryalls make the ultimate fashion statement. But when the intimate contents are spilled for all to see, it gets personal. The high-tech gadgets, bite-size edibles, creative tools and stylish extras we tote around reveal deep truths about our lives. So, let’s play a game: What’s in your bag? We’ll go first.

Many dreams have come true for Maggie Gyllenhaal over the past 10 years: The statuesque, 36-year-old actress has found true love and a happy home in Brooklyn with her husband, fellow actor Peter Sa

For centuries, the tools of the artist’s studio have remained relatively the same: paint, brushes, pencils, canvas. Today, artists are working with something entirely new: the latest in bioscience, imaging technologies, environmental studies and more.