Plus: Battery Park City Authority head says outgoing parks leader was “headed for retirement”; wallet stolen from stroller at Whole Foods; update on Peck Slip Park.
Plus: Gourmet Garage’s ramp faces Community Board 1 objections; holograms on Governors Island; a glimpse at what’s living in the Hudson River; street art festival.
Plus: Shinola reviewed; Battery Park City Authority rumors denied; sneezing man’s phone swiped.1 comment
Plus: Asphalt Green; Zone A building updates; 36 Warren’s history; artist Nate Lowman; ZONA’s back story; Barbarini looking elsewhere; Pier 17 reopens.2 comments
We are devastated they're closing. Hands On has been such a highlight of my son's early years, and there's nothing... — Margaret / Another Rent Casualty
Thanks. You gave me some good ideas for Christmas gifts. — Huck's Mom / A Dozen New Enthusiasms
The tenant cannot pay super high rents as the traffic does not warrant the rates being charged. This type of... — PerryR / Another Rent Casualty
Self-service ordering kiosks are the logical consequence of the push for a higher minimum wage. McDonald's corporate is on record... — Makes you go "hmmm..." / Seen & Heard: The Bike Path Outside Brookfield Place Is Open
We miss petite abeille so much!! It was our go to brunch spot. Haven't found a replacement for their waffles... — Diana / New Kid on the Block: The Bennett
Pre Food Emporium: Morgan's Market -- which was really an excellent butcher shop with benefits, Petrosino's fish store on Duane... — George Bacon / Seen & Heard: The Food Emporium Deal Is Done
They also opened the bike path in The Battery yesterday. — Eric / Seen & Heard: The Bike Path Outside Brookfield Place Is Open
That’s the news from the folks behind the pro-Asphalt Green meeting this past weekend. More as it develops…. UPDATE: A report of what happened at the BPCA meeting.
Plus: Three city buildings closer to being sold—or maybe not; tourist attacked with hammer; BPCA vs. Asphalt Green; oyster colony discovered; bike-share program possibly delayed; waffle truck; two loft sales; the World Financial Center; dad klatsch.2 comments
Plus: Ex-Tribecan looking for action; new Battery Park City Authority chairman; high school gym.