Plus: The official Taylor Swift shrine; floor-plan changes at the Woolworth Building condos; funky FiDi clock getting fixed; health inspectors infested the Taste of the Seaport; naked Hillary Clinton statue; man jumped in front of a subway train; John Street church.
Plus: Pier 40 air-rights transfer takes a step forward; opposition to the Battery Park City Authority's possible redesign of South End Avenue; how two founders of Bang on a Can spend their Sundays; the city needs office space to accommodate its hiring spree.
Plus: Lena Dunham's new Tribeca tattoo; H&M looks much closer to ready; photos from the Municipal Building cupola tour; the mysterious shoe-repair shop on Walker; free puppet show in Canal Park; "Crime" shooting here. / 3 comments
Plus: Nathan Lane; top honors for the Dead Rabbit; new tapas restaurant on Hanover Square; Battery Park City residents upset over having no bridge for nine months; local high-school student caught packing heat on campus. / 2 comments
say it ain't so!! i agree with everything above! they are not perfect, but prices are reasonable and lines are... — Madeline Lanciani / Is Best Market Closing?
Eight years ago while looking for furniture for my small one-bedroom apartment, I wandered into Antiqueria Tribeca quite by accident.... — Maxine Levy / Spotlight: Antiqueria Tribeca
Yes they're gonna open but it takes time why you think the doorman is there telling the people that it... — Mel / Seen & Heard: New York Dolls Is Reopening
Re: Yves, it looks like the gas may have finally been turned on at City Vineyard -- they have a... — Meg / Seen & Heard: Best Market Is Not Closing
Re NY Dolls: Say it ain't so. — Janet / Seen & Heard: New York Dolls Is Reopening
I fear Best Market will close as sometimes it just seems no one is the near! But I frequent the... — Jo / Is Best Market Closing?
Apparently the ice cream truck guy had no license from the health dept. And he had an old outstanding warrant.... — Lynda Lippin / Seen & Heard: Best Market Is Not Closing
Plus: Prominent building to be converted to offices; careless people find their stuff has been stolen; Gateway Plaza tenant spat; customizable landfill at Target; new museum on Liberty Island. / 5 comments
Plus: Community Board 1 weighs in on the proposed changes to a landmarked plaza; Battery Park City woman sues divorce lawyer for sexual coercion (includes the come-on of the year). / 1 comment
Plus: Profile of architect Thierry Despont; parking lot owner refuses to let school block street for recess; another World Trade Center mall tenant gets sued for bailing; the history of 176 Franklin, where Riverrun was; city to sell lovely old Centre Street building to developer who can demolish it; Saks aims to be like a website; Cut's chef and art. / 5 comments
You know what this neighborhood needs? Manicures! Plus: More on the Market Lane grocery/food court coming to the World Trade Center mall; the delivery-only "restaurant" on Reade; 125 Greenwich might be taller, or it might not; celebrity couple separates; should a landmarked plaza get glass pavilions?