Plus: F-18 Super Hornet flyover today; checking in on Greenwich Street hotel; a chance to see the 67th floor of 4 World Trade Center; new parking garage; Canali Club definitely not coming back; TC shirts. / 1 comment
Is the big new building in northwest Tribeca better than what preceded it? Does it resemble the rendering at all? Does it add to the neighborhood or detract from it? / 6 comments
Plus: Best Made goes to Brazil; acting school on Leonard; the annual Tribeca Open Artist Studio Tour; "Law & Order: SVU" is back again; PS Fabrics closing sale; the entrance to the new building at Washington and Desbrosses. / 2 comments
Plus: Using 460 Washington to explain the 421-a tax abatement; Howard Hughes's new Seaport District plan (also, it bought the Peck Slip Best Western); Trinity Church ticked off an artist by moving his sculpture; Rector bridge elevator semi-fixed; shoplifters steal gum, threaten stabbing; Woolworth Building in Harry Potter spin-off. / 6 comments
I'm out of town so I can't swing by, but yesterday the hotel announced on Instagram that it was open:... — Erik Torkells / First Look: The Beekman Hotel
When I walked by around 8pm last night it did NOT look open. Also there was still construction paraphernalia last... — S / First Look: The Beekman Hotel
Hi Erik, Thanks... Christmas & Chanukah come early hahaha ... Absolutely Incredible... :) — Rohin / First Look: The Beekman Hotel
It doesn't even come with a free parking space or sidewalk cafe! — James / Ghost Town: The Growing Number of Vacant Storefronts in Tribeca
saw this: http://www.vacantnewyork.com/ It appears that Tribeca is not the only area in the city with this issue. — Randy / Seen & Heard: Indoor Golf Coming to Tribeca?
I really hope that golf thing is true AND I really hope it's more like a driving range than one... — lowphat / Seen & Heard: Indoor Golf Coming to Tribeca?
Probably so. I've heard this complaint from other business owners in my old neighborhood regarding a street with many vacancies;... — Marcus / Ghost Town: The Growing Number of Vacant Storefronts in Tribeca
Plus: Northwest Tribeca to get 22 units of low-income housing; myth-busting with Frankly Wines. / 3 comments
...Including the number of stories, the number of units, the architect, and the developer. / 8 comments
"My fiancé and I used to park our car in the lot at Watts and West, but a few weeks ago we were told the lot had been sold to someone who plans to build a 'big building,' so we needed to vacate by the end of the month." —S. (Brace yourself for disappointing news, fans of old Tribeca.) / 1 comment