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All New York City Public Hospitals Now Serving Vegan Meatless Monday Meals

All New York City Public Hospitals Now Serving Vegan Meatless Monday Meals

New York City's eleven public hospitals just got a little healthier. The healthcare institutions will all be observing Meatless Mondays -- the popular international vegan campaign that encourages participants to eat vegan on Mondays....
62 New York State School Districts to Take 2 Week Vegan Challenge

62 New York State School Districts to Take 2 Week Vegan Challenge

Sixty-two state school districts in New York will take part in a plant-based healthy eating program called the Good Life Challenge, The Daily News Online reports. The challenge sees school staff enjoying vegan and vegetarian food...

Vertical Farm Company Raises $90 Million to Grow More Veggies in the Middle of...

Vertical farming company Bowery has closed a $90 million fundraising round, allowing it to grow even more veggies. Google Ventures led the round, which was also participated in by Uber CEO Dara Khosrowshahi. According to Venture...
Ramen Hood's Vegan Ramen Is So Good It May Have Just Inspired Chris Martin to Write a New Coldplay Song

This Vegan Ramen Is So Good It May Have Just Inspired a New Coldplay...

Los Angeles-based vegan ramen spot Ramen Hood has made its way across the U.S. to open a new pop-up location in New York City. And so far, it's a hit with locals and celebrities,...

Vegan Whiskey and BBQ Restaurant to Open in New York

New York City now has a vegan BBQ joint. Called Honeybee’s, NYC’s newest vegan eatery is the latest venture from restaurateur and bar owner Ravi DeRossi, known for East Village establishments like Mother of Pearl,...

Brooklyn Borough President Eric Adams Urges Constituents to Go Vegan With 10-Day Challenge

Brooklyn Borough President Eric Adams is encouraging his constituents to ditch animal products with a new vegan challenge. The challenge, named "Jumpstart Your Health 10-Day," asks members of the community to adopt a plant-based diet...
Elle MacPherson Wears Vegan Leather Pants to Grand Opening of NYC Superfood Store WelleCo

Elle MacPherson Wears Vegan Leather Pants to Grand Opening of NYC Superfood Store WelleCo

Former supermodel and host of "Britain's Next Top Model," Elle Macpherson has opened up the first brick and mortar store for her plant-based wellness company, WelleCo, in New York City's SoHo neighborhood. WelleCo, which Macpherson...
Cruelty-Free Beauty Brand The Detox Market Opens 3-Story New York City Store With Rooftop Garden

Cruelty-Free Beauty Brand The Detox Market Opens 3-Story New York City Store With Rooftop...

Cruelty-free, vegan-friendly, natural beauty brand The Detox Market has opened its first-ever New York City store. The brand has pre-existing stores in West Hollywood, Santa Monica, Los Angeles, and Toronto, however, the new NYC location,...
Duck's Eatery

The Vegan Whole Smoked Watermelon at Duck’s Eatery’s Is So Popular There’s a 30-Day...

Earlier this year, Ducks Eatery, a meat-centric, BBQ restaurant in New York City, launched a new menu item - a vegan smoky ham made from Watermelon. The $75 dish was a social media sensation and...
Sol Sips

Brooklyn Neighborhood Pitches in to Help Vegan Restaurant Sol Sips After Robbery

Sol Sips, a Brooklyn-based vegan restaurant, has managed to reopen just two days after a robbery with the help of the local neighborhood. Writing on Instagram, 21-year-old founder Francesca "Sol" Chaney thanked members of the...
Next Stop Vegan

Sister-Run Next Stop Vegan Brings Plant-Based Meal Delivery to the Bronx

A new plant-based meal prep service named Next Stop Vegan has launched in The Bronx, New York. Founded by Blenlly Mena, and run with help from the whole family, Next Stop Vegan prepares Latin-inspired plant-based meals...

New York’s Buffalo Zoo Shuts Down Controversial Elephant Exhibit

New York's Buffalo Zoo, known as one of "the worst zoos" in America, is shutting down its elephant exhibit. International animal protection organization In Defense of Animals (IDA) has welcomed the news. Buffalo Zoo had...
NYC's Ducks Eatery Now Serves a Vegan Whole Watermelon Ham

NYC’s Ducks Eatery Now Serves a Vegan Whole Watermelon Ham

Vegan ham is now being served at popular New York City restaurant, Ducks Eatery. The ham though isn't made from gluten or tofu. It's made from watermelon. A whole entire watermelon. The watermelon resembles meat visually, "like...

Vegan Beyond Meat Sausages Now Available at Select Bareburger Locations

Select East Coast Bareburger locations in New York and Philadelphia will now be serving the vegan Beyond Meat Beyond Sausage, the company announced this morning. Bareburger already sells the brand's best-selling Beyond Burger. And...

New York City Tim Burton-Themed Restaurant ‘Beetle House’ Has Made Half Its Menu Vegan

New York City-based Tim Burton-themed restaurant, Beetle House, has veganized 50 percent of its menu. The restaurant and bar where "everyday is Halloween," is now offering dishes such as Edward Vegan Hands, a play on the classic 1990...
Co-Founder of Vegan Chain 'By Chloe' Launches New Middle Eastern Restaurant 'Dez' in New York

Co-Founder of Vegan Chain By Chloe Launches New Middle Eastern Restaurant ‘Dez’ in New...

Co-founder of the popular vegan chain By Chloe, Samantha Wasser, has opened a new Middle Eastern themed fast-casual restaurant in New York City, Dez. The vegan-friendly restaurant, located in Nolita, is a project from hospitality...

New York Coffee Chain ‘Jack’s Stir Brew’ Launches Vegan Menu Ahead of Opening 25...

New York coffee chain, Jack's Stir Brew Coffee, has launched a new all-vegan menu, ahead of its planned expansion. Founder, Jack Mazzola, told New York Post he loves following a plant-based diet. He said the...

Vegan Japanese and Chinese Restaurant ‘Fire and Water’ By Ravi DeRossi Set to Open...

Vegan restaurateur Ravi DeRossi is set to open a new vegan Japanese- and Chinese-themed restaurant in New York City's East Village later this year. The new restaurant, named Fire and Water, will be headed up...

New NYU Institute to Study Animal Agriculture’s Impact on Climate Change

New York University has launched a research unit which links policies surrounding environmental and animal welfare-related concerns, New York University revealed in a news release. The Center for Environmental and Animal Protection (CEAP) will complete...
Kat von D NY

Vegan Celeb Kat Von D to Support Animal Liberation on Stage in New York

Vegan celebrity, Kat Von D, is to support the international resistance, Animal Liberation Front, on stage in New York. The make-up artist and musician will be performing in the city alongside Iamx on April...

New Vegan Grocery Store Opens Near Niagara Falls

A new vegan grocery store, aptly named "The Vegan Grocery Store", has opened in rural New York, near Niagara Falls. The store's slogan reads: “no need to read ingredient lists here, we’ve already done it for you!” Miyoko’s...