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Nightlife impresario Ric Addison’s Monarch Rooftop & Indoor Lounge, the 18th floor of 71 West 35th Street in New York City, announces a terrific way to finally relax after taxes are filed. They will offer the “Fernet Your Troubles” cocktail all day on Monday, April 18th, so patrons may drown their tax sorrows comfortably perched above midtown Manhattan.

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Monarch has been featured via a photo shoot in the April issue of The Resident

Pages 49-52

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10 Ways To Celebrate The Super Bowl Like A New Yorker

Every year, football fans across the country gather for a tense and food-filled celebration of Super Bowl Sunday. Here in New York City, there’s certainly no shortage of parties, events, beer, and traditional American bar food. Here are ten ways to celebrate the Super Bowl in New York City.

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Ric Addison on Your New Favorite Rooftop Spot, Monarch

Many of us tend to classisfy nightlife to just downtown. Meatpacking, L.E.S., the East Village, or WilliamsburgGreenpointBushwick— yet nightlife is thriving everywhere, and I’ve never seen anything like it. There are tons of large spaces and residents are scarcer or are young upwardly mobile types occupying new construction; they’re enthusiastic about going out and their money is green. Ric Addison of the Hospitality Group that bears his name, is the teflon don of Midtown boîtes. Everything he opens is hot.

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Monarch’s Scandinavian-chic lounge radiates glamour. Its picturesque views of the Empire State Building are almost enough to distract you from your $16 specialty cocktail. Open year-round.

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