Plus: Phone snatched through restaurant window; new restaurants Le Coucou and Chikarashi; ticket vendors forced out of the Battery are now plaguing nearby streets. / 2 comments
Plus: Modern topper proposed for landmark Peck Slip building; TD Bank opening on Broadway; 50 Varick lawsuit.
Plus: A bright yellow paint job; Dylan Prime demo; 3-Legged Dog schedule; history of the Harrison restaurant space; artist Naima Rauam; West Street closures. / 5 comments
Plus: Spring Studios building flipped; city takes over Seaport Museum; historic ship needs grant; another FiDi conversion?; Merchants Hospitality has a bunch of new restaurants.
Hate to say it but makes perfect sense that Marshalls/TJ Maxx is opening. It's highly attractive to the abundance of... — AAA / We’re Getting a 66,000-Square-Foot Marshalls Store
thanks. i had forgotten that it was ever like this. — safe as milk / The Recollections of Jane Freeman (Part 4)
I watched the 2 story window put in place, and have envied it. I just can't imagine they went to... — mruptight / Huge New Tower Across from City Hall Park
Let us see how accessible this is. Right now the Street traffic looks like Death Valley. — PerryR / We’re Getting a 66,000-Square-Foot Marshalls Store
Commercial leases are so expensive only the big stores can afford it. Or the big banks. Or the chain restaurants.... — Janet / We’re Getting a 66,000-Square-Foot Marshalls Store
Owners with lot line windows are always at risk of losing them. Light and view are not guaranteed and anyone... — Makes you go "hmmm..." / Huge New Tower Across from City Hall Park
I know that shopping at a discount retailer is verboten in posh TriBeCa, but I'd personally love a Marshall's in... — Jen / We’re Getting a 66,000-Square-Foot Marshalls Store
The folks from Spring Studios New York invited me to see the under-construction facility at 50 Varick from the inside (and on the roof). Given the proposed stipulations on the number and size of events, I'm even less sure what the opposition could be at this point. / 5 comments
Plus: Capsouto Frères; Thai in FiDi; new school on Wall Street; ad agency expands on Broadway.
A report from L. (thanks again!) on the debate around three hot-button topics: the Hudson River Park's proposed tax, the fashion/photo complex at 50 Varick, and the Mexican restaurant hoping to open at 39 N. Moore. / 5 comments
Plus: Italian restaurant taking the Il Mattone space; Tulips on sale; Emigrant Savings Bank rentals; Community Board 1 agenda revision. / 1 comment