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 went late in July when they were still in test phase and thought it was a welcome addition to... — paul olsewski / In the News: Keith McNally’s Most Glamorous Restaurant
Agree with Elisa completely on City Vineyard. Great place to have a drink and small plates. Staff was more than... — Brett / In the News: Keith McNally’s Most Glamorous Restaurant
The "X"s on the building are to notify the Fire Dept. that the building is vacant, in case of fire.... — Frank DeMarco / Ghost Town: The Growing Number of Vacant Storefronts in Tribeca
I think City Vineyard is just lovely. I don't find it at all pretentious. I've been there three times and... — Elisa / In the News: Keith McNally’s Most Glamorous Restaurant
Please choose one name to comment under and stick with it. Thanks. — Erik Torkells / In the News: Keith McNally’s Most Glamorous Restaurant
City Vineyard sucks. It's pretentious. No hamburger? Really? Too common I guess. What a waste of space. It should've been... — A / In the News: Keith McNally’s Most Glamorous Restaurant
Very happy to have a jazz spot in the neighborhood. I look forward to checking out and supporting. Keep the... — Marcus / First Impressions: The Django
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.