What is The Briefly?

The Briefly collects news from across New York City from over 90 sources and delivers it to you multiple times a week. Always opinionated, always trustworthy. Each digest will get you up to speed on what’s happening in the city. The newsletter was established in 2018 and is published by Rob Blatt.

Examples of Recent Editions:

The Featured Pet!

It’s true. Every email ends with a new featured pet.

This is one of my dogs Pepper, who has been the featured pet a few times.

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New York City news digests. Always opinionated, always trustworthy. Get to know New York City one news story at a time. Written by Rob Blatt.


I write The Briefly and love Coney Island.
New York City news digests for New Yorkers thrice weekly