If you've never tried this out, you should. Yahoo! Local  has been around for a while, and allows you to narrow your search for stuff to your home or work (or whatever) zip code or city. It's gotten a nice upgrade, and now offers city pages for every city, neighborhood and zip code in the U.S. Also:
Maps are now incorporated throughout the site to be there when you need them but not get in the way when you don't. For instance, on our results page, hover over the small map to reveal a larger, interactive map with icons that link to the detailed listing record page. You'll also notice that we have the option to refine location by neighborhood in major cities and even support searching by neighborhood...
And to add to the fun, the whole shebang has been RSS-enabled. Other nifty prepared content includes wi-fi hotspots and current traffic maps.
Read more about it here .