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.
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
Absolutely correct. The landlords discard residents and customers without a thought or a feeling. — Saroyan / Seen & Heard: Gee Whiz’s Downsizing Is Bigger Than We Thought
https://www.instagram.com/p/BF1-LhLGTu-/?taken-by=robertripps — Robert Ripps / English as a Fecund Language
Further, this old article (http://www.wellandgood.com/good-advice/tribeca-is-about-to-get-its-first-bikram-yoga-studio/) says "the 3,000-square-foot space, which is on 158 Duane Street between West Broadway and Hudson,"... — James / A New Yoga Studio on Duane
Duh! To keep your personal, gold plated coffee mug, of course, along with your silver spoon. — KP / In the News: The Private Club Inside Spring Studios
Don't you remember when you were a kid that it was all about the colors? So, anything handwritten in colored... — betty / English as a Fecund Language
I am grateful for the young men and women who continue to dedicate their lives to protecting us. If I... — Noah / Nosy Neighbor: Who Were Those People Marching?
If you open without the permit, and you have showers, then you will get shut down and fined $$$ up... — Eddie Temple / A New Yoga Studio on Duane
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
Also on Community Board 1's January agendas: a 15-year-old restaurant appears to be closing; Tribeca is getting another Mexican restaurant; a new bar/restaurant on Franklin Street; a new fitness facility on Church; and more.