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1. House That Ruth Built, The: This is a nickname for Yankee Stadium, referring to baseball legend Babe Ruth.  
2. Bronx Bombers: Refers to the New York Yankees, a major league baseball team based in the Bronx.  
3. New York Jets: Official name for the National Football League team in New York, NY. Part of the American Football Conference (AFC...  
4. Giants, The: The New York Giants, New York's professional football team and part of the NFL.  
5. Mets, The: Refers to the New York Mets, a Major League baseball team based in Queens.  
6. Sloan-Kettering: Memorial Sloan-Kettering Hospital, a well-known and highly regarded cancer care and research center located on Manh...  
7. Beth Israel: Beth-Israel Medical Center, a teaching hospital on Manhattan's Lower East Side.  
8. Lincoln Center: Lincoln Center for the Performing Arts is a celebrated cultural institution located on the Upper West Side of Manha...  
9. SUNY: Acronym for State University of New York, SUNY refers to the state university system that is the largest in the wor...  
10. Police Plaza: The headquarters of the NYPD is difficult to miss even in Times Square, since it has been labeled, in accordance wi...  
11. Bronx Zoo: A world-famous zoo that has the astonishing power to transport one instantly from the gritty city sidewalks of New ...  
12. MTA: It's not "Transit" but the "Metropolitan TRANSPORTATION Authority"  
13. NYPD: New York Police Department  
14. NYFD: The New York Fire Department, also known as FDNY (Fire Department of New York)  
15. Wisconsin Mafia: The term used on Wall Street to identify graduates of the Applied Securities Analysis Program of UW-Madison.  
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"The city so nice they named it twice" Edit | History