The vendors will be there every day, all year long, starting in August. / 1 comment
("Reconstruction" first means destruction.) Plus: Clarification about NBA/Nike temporary complex; a new local source for broth; souvenir shop closing; MLK Day service opportunity; Skin Gym pop-up in the Seaport; Art Projects International show.
"A large-scale structure has been built over the weekend, with a large construction crew and a lot of equipment. Any idea what it is?" —Peter / 4 comments
Publix markets also has its hat in the ring. Somehow I think that if the takeover or merger occurs it... — Howie Mash / In the News: Whole Foods Is a Takeover Target
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As is calling it out... — Jeff / Seen & Heard: The Homeless Woman Outside Serafina
In a one-day, weekday survey of the Civic Center area (an area of Broadway to West Broadway, Franklin to Reade;... — James / One Way to End the Abuse of Parking Placards
"I would pass her every morning on my way to the Bari studio on Leonard" -- -- while inquiring about... — Samantha / Seen & Heard: The Homeless Woman Outside Serafina
They're on "official business" every day at the same spot, nowhere near any police or government office. They park in... — Tyson White / One Way to End the Abuse of Parking Placards
i have a theory about this... i think the landlords can't lower the rents because that will lower the appraisal... — safe as milk / In the News: The Retail Real Estate Glut
The temporary tennis court at Canal and Varick is a Nike promotion to introduce its Nike Court clothing line—timed to the U.S. Open, but likely with nothing else to do with the tournament. / 1 comment
Plus: Temporary U.S. Open tennis court; Nobu's 20th anniversary celebration; Shawn Mendes girlmob; dentist opens on Warren; Sheila E. in person; BPC Block Party; the adorable historic house at Greenwich and Canal. / 2 comments
"Since Monday, construction has been going on at a fast pace. The temporary structures are different than those constructed for Talking Transition for last fall’s election." —P.
Plus: Broadway buildings to get converted; more on St. Nicholas Church; Battery Park City's post-Sandy review; NYC Police Museum's temporary home; Verizon's flood wall; FiDi man attacked by guy with big stick.