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.
Option 3 can kick rocks, as far as I'm concerned. — Doug / Seen & Heard: Proposals for the South End Avenue Arcades
Nope. I've never anything about it directly from a PR firm, only from other news sources, so I suspect we'll... — Erik Torkells / Seen & Heard: Proposals for the South End Avenue Arcades
Any idea about the restaurant in the Tommie? Is that opening soon also? — J / Seen & Heard: Proposals for the South End Avenue Arcades
Wowzers, and I thought my Sundays were mucho-exciting! Looks like I am going to have to up my game. — Jim Smithers / In the News: Sphere Sculpture Will Be Moved to Liberty Park
Take your slow time. So glad I had my drapes drawn - could have been an unfortunate Arne Svenson redux.... — Jim Smithers / Where in Tribeca…?
Hey Mike....... This is incredible!!!!!!! Lots of good luck to you! Hopefully I will get to NY so I can... — Bobbie Mendelsohn / New Kid on the Block: City Vineyard
Correct! Stars to follow.... — Erik Torkells / Where in Tribeca…?
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