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89th And Broke

I'm a young professional living in Astoria (formerly of Williamsburg, the UES and Murray Hill - I move a lot!). I'm always looking for something fun to do or the best place to grab a drink and dinner at an affordable price around the city. Have a suggestion? Email me at Laura AT 89thandbroke DOT com.

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Where to Get Free Coffee for National Coffee Day

Tuesday marks National Coffee Day! Click here to see this great roundup from AMNY on local coffee shops offering free coffee in honor of the holiday. Looking for more of the national offers? Whole Foods will be giving coffee away for 25 cents, Krispy Kreme is offering a free small coffee and glazed donut, […]

Free Coffee at Cosi on Wednesdays

I wish I had more details on this promo. but reader Elizabeth flagged this to us. Every Wednesday, Cosi is offering free coffee. Their Facebook page doesn’t specify what type of coffee, so if you want to take advantage of this freebie, just be sure to head on in with an open mind – […]

Try This Trick: 54 Cent Coffees at Starbucks

Back in 2010, I wrote about how I got free refills at Starbucks – I learned the trick from an IT guy. I haven’t done this since that summer but left the post up because it brought in a ton of traffic. In fact, I have even been to Starbucks headquarters since then.

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Food For A Fraction Of The Cost