Plus: F-18 Super Hornet flyover today; checking in on Greenwich Street hotel; a chance to see the 67th floor of 4 World Trade Center; new parking garage; Canali Club definitely not coming back; TC shirts; anyone know a kosher butcher around here?
Plus: The Soho Trader Joe's is still an open question; pudding cups; activity at big Duane Street space; how to complain about the Warren street fair; a good source for brown liquor. / 3 comments
Plus: Partially uncovered 60 White looks sublime; Bar Works coworking space appears to be smaller than indicated; more info on new Park Row tower; the "Alice in Wonderland" mural on Chambers; PATH station map; "Untitled" shoot. / 2 comments
Plus: Inside the new International Center of Photography; the Battery Park City Authority to share its study on South End Avenue; census of downtown's sidewalk objects; a really old liquor license; 9/11 Museum head stepping down.
Change is inevitable, and there are certainly positives, but once again developers took full advantage of the area post 9/11,... — cami / Bar-and-Grill Chain Opening in Brookfield Place
It's MPD South — Andy C / Bar-and-Grill Chain Opening in Brookfield Place
Does anyone else feel like our quiet little neighborhood is becoming the new Midtown/Times Square? With more tourists, office workers... — Anonymous / Bar-and-Grill Chain Opening in Brookfield Place
Catherine and East Broadway also great for produce and if you have a handful, easy to hop on the 9bus.... — cami / In the News: Liberty Park Opens Wednesday
With another outpost at Rockefeller Center, this sounds like exactly the sort of eatery hordes of tourists will want to... — cami / Bar-and-Grill Chain Opening in Brookfield Place
Major bummer. Do we really need another steakhouse in BPC/Tribeca/FiDi? — BPCMom / Bar-and-Grill Chain Opening in Brookfield Place
It's more casual than a full blown steakhouse but it's more upscale than a pj clarke's so I wouldn't say... — lowphat / Bar-and-Grill Chain Opening in Brookfield Place
Plus: Blue Ribbon Brasserie is opening in FiDi; more details on yesterday's police chase (and subsequent crash); CB1 is pushing the city to stop being stingy with new schools; Café Altro Paradiso review; Megu opening in Chelsea. / 1 comment
Sushi chef Eiji Ichimura is leaving the Bouley empire and striking out on his own; Sole di Capri had big aspirations for a sidewalk cafe; David Bouley showed up to talk about Bouley Botanical; a bar we'll be hearing about next month.
Plus: A tall Tribecan; Battery Park City tween on Broadway; what to do about a pothead neighbor; the changing downtown skyline; Community Board 1 votes against Raccoon Lodge spinoff; breakfast coming to two Tribeca elementary schools. / 1 comment
Also on Community Board 1's June agendas: Duane Street eviction and demolition; Pier 26 update; closing part of Peck Slip to traffic; new Park Row tower; the neverending film/TV/ad shoots; Barleycorn liquor license change; more.