Former Gothamist writers founded this worker-owned and run edgy local online news publication to fill the void in this critical space. The Hell Gate reporters are laugh-out-loud funny in their unique take on the comings and goings on in the Big Apple - news, culture, sports and hyper-local stories that you won't find anywhere else. Their stated goal is to be "trenchant, playful, outraged, irreverent .. deeply skeptical of power but stubbornly idealistic. We believe they've succeeded! Check it out.