Plus: Profiles of Tribeca gallerist Hal Bromm and artist David Lyle; Physique 57 opening in FiDi; judge recuses self from clocktower lawsuit; poker pro and wealth manager get engaged; man pretends to be Tracy Morgan's son at Haus.
Plus: Manhunt at the gym; Jerry's Café closed for renovation; Tribeca Trust looking for Tribeca lovers; Starbucks in WFC closes, reopens; Woolworth Building booklet; Con Ed question. / 3 comments
And more on the restaurant in question. Plus: Citibank is open; New York Kids Club timeline; Vestry Wines; gallerist Hal Bromm. UPDATE: Reps for the space's owner says the Lohan connection isn't true (but they do confirm it's a Mexican restaurant that's interested). / 7 comments
I also went to speak to folks from the Bike Tour. I've lived here for 12 years and every year... — S / Seen & Heard: Reactions to the Five Boro Bike Tour
I hear you. If they aren't going to enforce the rules, they don't do any good. — McGee / Seen & Heard: Reactions to the Five Boro Bike Tour
What makes you think there are not such rules already? Rules of the City of New York, Title 34 (Department... — James / Seen & Heard: Reactions to the Five Boro Bike Tour
There are several buildings outside my window that block my water views. Can Hulk smash them? — Jim Smithers / New Kid on the Block: The Dogpound
Sebastian, you are entitled to your feelings about H20 visibility & who belongs here vs. NJ. Have watched the billboard... — laura / New Kid on the Block: The Dogpound
I would like to hear the actual servers chime in. Perhaps some sort of poll or a number of short... — Bill / How “Service Included” Affects North End Grill’s Prices
According to your chart if I read it correctly... and that's a big IF LOL) they upped their costs apx... — Valentina / How “Service Included” Affects North End Grill’s Prices
Including the $40 million penthouse. Plus: Is 11 N. Moore a bad neighbor?; Fika looks close to opening; work at 502 Canal; De Niro in Tribeca; Aamanns bread; Tribeca Trust talk; Terra Wine Bar; roti contest. / 3 comments
Every now and then someone copies me on an impassioned email that I think might foster debate, so I'm starting an occasional series called Open Letter. Up first: Hal Bromm's plea to the Landmarks Preservation Commission regarding the proposed design for a new building at 11-15 Leonard. / 14 comments
Let's talk about me! Here are answers to 10 reader-submitted questions.... / 9 comments
This week in and around Tribeca: Julie Andrews; "Canstruction" opens; Adam Richman of "Man v. Food"; Harvey Keitel, Daphna Kastner, Mike D., and Tamra Davis; "Sweet Smell of Success"; author Larry Doyle; Naomi Wolf talks to young feminist leaders; New York City Horror Festival; Shawn Colvin; "The Twilight Zone Forever"; much more.