Plus: Where By Chloe and Scotch & Soda will be in the Seaport; woman dragged by would-be bag-snatcher; Governors Island wants to create a plaza in front of the Battery Maritime Building; man slashed on subway.
Plus: Howard Hughes Corporation tries an end-run regarding the Tin Building; the ornate post office building that used to be in City Hall Park. / 2 comments
Plus: Semi-secret restaurant terrace overlooking the World Trade Center; performing arts center design announcement; Pisillo Italian Panini rave; O'Hara's pub; where model Hilary Rhoda gets her face shaved; survey about off-season Governors Island; 9/11 flag returned; candidate Q&A; state report on Lower Manhattan. / 1 comment
It takes a very specific type of person to pull out the phone and take pictures of celebs in Whole... — Kristopher / Welcome to TweeBeCa: Special Celebrity Edition!
Seriously. If the cart is doing something illegal, then fine. But the idea that a food cart is "inappropriate" is... — mruptight / Seen & Heard: Four Seasons Food Cart
NYC dept of health does inspection of these food carts. There are 5000 permits issued citywide and there is a... — TribecaMom / Seen & Heard: Four Seasons Food Cart
I live across the street and have been enjoying the recently opened park. I am not offended in the least... — Michael / Seen & Heard: Four Seasons Food Cart
Dr. Gross, Call the NYPD. They are the department responsible for the carts. This particular cart, which I passed today,... — neighbor / Seen & Heard: Four Seasons Food Cart
There are no assigned spaces for mobile food vendors on public sidewalks and streets, only restricted locations. See: https://www1.nyc.gov/assets/doh/downloads/pdf/permit/mfv_restricted_streets.pdf Other... — James / Seen & Heard: Four Seasons Food Cart
I agree Eric, the food cart is inappropriate and should be moved. — Lewis Gross / Seen & Heard: Four Seasons Food Cart
Plus: Seaport District building to be demolished; new forecast for chef Masa's Tetsu restaurant on Leonard; online map showing retail vacancies across Manhattan; Beekman hotel only open to guests. / 3 comments
Plus: French comedian Gad Elmaleh; a new restaurant south of the World Trade Center; BDDW founder's new store on Howard Street; elementary schools to get crossing guards; how real estate honchos feel about flood risk.
Plus: New FiDi neighborhood association; the Howard Hughes Corporation responds to the Friends of the South Street Seaport letter; "Henry & Mudge" and "Alice in Wonderland"; 1st Precinct Community Council meeting.