I've heard there's a new VSTS user group forming in New York City.  If you are interested in checking it out, see if you can attend their first meeting on Sept 30th, 6:30 - 8:00 at the NYC Microsoft office.  You can read more about it here:

http://nyc-vsts-ug.com/

or here if you don't have/want Silverlight:

https://www.clicktoattend.com/invitation.aspx?code=130712

Brian