"We wanted it to be open, bright, clean, and contemporary," said Reade Street Prep founder Ilysa Winick. And fun, I'd add—with what might be the cutest kids' restroom stalls ever. Plus: An Exerblast element. / 2 comments
Plus: Fiddling with W. Broadway traffic light; Shensai Parsi New Year dinner; 376 Broadway mystery; Hotel Particulier event.
Plus: Shinola opening date; 56 Walker on the market as single-family residence; price hike at 56 Leonard penthouse; eXerBlast lives on at Reade Street Prep; Smyth hearing postponed.
That's what people are saying. Plus: Kids' activity ExerBlast said to be moving; presale tickets for the Fun. concert on Pier 26; Bubby's waiter; 1 York sale. / 2 comments
I get enough unwanted political diatribe in my Facebook feed. Must we have it here, too? — Makes you go "hmmm..." / Seen & Heard: Raccoon Lodge Spinoff Appears to Have Given Up
This against the traffic short cut by the 1st precinct is also happening on Beach street between Greenwich and Hudson.... — Dave / Seen & Heard: Raccoon Lodge Spinoff Appears to Have Given Up
That same maniac police car was driving the wrong way on Reade up the bike path between Church and Broadway.... — Above the law / Seen & Heard: Raccoon Lodge Spinoff Appears to Have Given Up
Without a doubt my favorite all time restaurant. I practically "lived" in the place. I made great friends with Michael... — Robert Donato / Has Il Giglio Closed?
It is aesthetically interesting... However as it required Landmark approval I am assuming this is in a landmarks area. Hence... — Rohin / Hubert Street Mansion Approved
Allsash Window Repair did a splendid job on my original 4 over 4 windows from 1897; for those who care... — neighbor / Seen & Heard: Big Weekend Fair at the Battery
couldnt agree with you more....WTF! — jk / Ever Have One of Those Days?
And the winners are.... Plus: Donald Antrim short story; ship returns to Seaport; Yankee Clipper [still] closed. / 2 comments
Plus: Shake Shack "C-line"; White & Church; Dis Respectacles; Stuart Elster's drawings; sports bar; ExerBlast deal; Tribeca Furniture Outlet. / 2 comments
When you enter the new family-fitness facility ExerBlast, you're journeying to the planet Botania, where the local plant people need your help. "Rather than controlling Mario, you are Mario," explains co-founder and chief fun officer Kate Gyllenhaal. / 8 comments
Plus: New pediatrics office; SoulCycle gets hitched; eXerBlast opening date; Sixpoint comes to Tribeca; Fulton Stall Market lineup of vendors; free concerts.