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Hell Gate

A new outlet owned and run by journalists covering New York City, with a mixture of blog posts, features, columns, and investigations.

Going Places

Hell Gate Supports Congestion Pricing But Only With These Sensible Exemptions

Mayor Eric Adams said he believes that there should be exemptions to congestion pricing. We agree.

June 30, 2022
Nosh Pit

All the Best Knish Headlines We Didn’t Use

Behold the care and joy we put into the top of every story.

June 16, 2022
Fresh Hell

Hell Gate Is One Month Old

Was this just a bridge to nowhere or the beginning of something beautiful?

June 1, 2022
Critters of New York

Terrifying Tales From the Cockroach Files

Hell Gate readers share their most harrowing encounters with NYC's most enduring pest.

May 27, 2022
Joy

Behold, the Finest Art of the Craigslist Free Section

Much like the Mona Lisa, the eyes of the five-time NBA Most Valuable Player appear to follow you around the room.

May 14, 2022
Critters of New York

What’s Your Worst NYC Cockroach Story?

Everyone's got a good New York City cockroach story. And as we swapped some across a bar table a few weeks ago, we remembered how much fun it is to hear them. So send some of yours our way!

May 13, 2022
Joy

Introducing: Hell Apes

Right off the bat, the value of this proposition to you, the savvy investor, is obvious.

May 11, 2022
Fresh Hell

Welcome to Hell Gate

Biting, entertaining, and adversarial journalism for a city that needs more of it.

May 2, 2022