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
Fingers crossed that Dolls stays! Keep this neighborhood weird! — mruptight / Seen & Heard: New York Dolls Update
Yesssss!!! — Rowena / The Return of Pearl River Mart
I am told they are closing their hartsdale store in Westchester. apparently its a money issue? store is not restocked... — doris schwartz / Is Best Market Closing?
re: Washington Street garbage cans I thought I was the only one! I called the city so many times and... — Beautiful / Seen & Heard: New York Dolls Update
Tried Nickel & Diner for brunch last week. Great space but odd experience. Said it was soft-launch so maybe will... — Derek / Seen & Heard: New York Dolls Update
ACRIS shows no such transfers or deeds yet. Latest is September 2016 zoning lot descriptions for the combined parcel including... — James / First Look at the New Building on W. Broadway
Word is that New York dolls is opening this Thursday Oct.27 owner bought the building and the next building the... — Mel / First Look at the New Building on W. Broadway
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.