"Hello Tribeca!" tweeted chef Bill Telepan yesterday. "This is happening." / 2 comments
...are in the works at Telepan Local. Plus: Leonardo DiCaprio said to be penthouse shopping again; NBA's Paul Pierce rents on Franklin; Flywheel progress report; Seaport's Paris Café reopens today; gossips Rush & Molloy; Pier 17 groundbreaking; Freelancers Union hive. / 2 comments
Know anything? Plus: Construction finally set to start at vacant lot on Chambers; Telepan signs a lease; Five Boro Bike Tour; another Radio Shack bites the dust; DeRose Method Tribeca event. / 2 comments
Plus: Chef Bill Telepan on his Tribeca plans; Park51 developer buys more real estate; chicken eviction.
I have visited the Raccoon Lodge with some frequency, but only as an out-of-town fan of the joint. Although I... — Ron M / A New Home for Raccoon Lodge
Uppityness comment still stands. Raccoon Lodge = great, luxurification of what was once a cool neighborhood = bad. — AndyC / A New Home for Raccoon Lodge
This place belongs on an avenue. Not on a quiet block. People need places to go to be loud, rowdy,... — Long standing neighboor / A New Home for Raccoon Lodge
lemonade — cami / Gee Whiz Diner Is Downsizing
Robert Gural is the man. *mic drop — Kristopher / In the News: Oculus to Host River to River Performances
That place is so crowded no one goes there anymore! I love Gee Whiz, but what kind of laws would... — resident / Gee Whiz Diner Is Downsizing
The closing of this great, great bar should make me sad. But that is temporarily offset by knowing I'll be... — Ron M / A New Home for Raccoon Lodge
Here’s a rundown of the restaurants, shops, and more we can expect to open in the next year or so—with many new updates on exactly when they might debut. If you want to be in the know, this is a post worth studying.
Plus: New Montessori preschool; police blotter; interviews with chef Bill Telepan, Tribeca Grill's outgoing sommelier, and Tribeca Canvas's designer; Adidas rents showroom space in Hudson Square; Super Linda review.
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.
...on Hudson. Plus: Telepan Tribeca; artist Brandon Choi; Hideaway crab night returns; coping with the soon-to-happen bus problem; a campaign for Lower Manhattan; Corbin Building restoration.