Plus: Battery Park City nanny and toddler disappear, then return; this weekend's obstacle course on Pier 26; Café Altro Paradiso review; a peek inside the new Wyeth showroom; resident urges Battery Park City Authority to think green.
Plus: Closing sale at Walker Supply Corp.; the new flood barriers at subway stations; 70 Vestry sales office; Hudson River Park obstacle course. / 4 comments
As a result of a legal settlement, the Lower Manhattan Development Corporation had $50 million to hand out to various downtown organizations and projects. And the winners are.... / 2 comments
Plus: Chipotle looks very close to opening; a better look at the Pier 17 structure; yet another WeWork opening in the area; the disintegration of a ballerina; Farinella keeps expanding uptown. / 3 comments
Love the mic drop! — Makes you go "hmmm..." / In the News: Post-it Mic Drop
I've played Friends Trivia once - it's really hard! — HH / Seen & Heard: Activity at the Former Super Linda Space
VERY excited about this! Please keep us updated! — Jen / SLT Is Opening Here
It's still happening; the work continues. — Erik Torkells / Seen & Heard: Activity at the Former Super Linda Space
"There was a time when I would’ve killed at (Friends trivia)" Yep, you are genuinely gay alright — True Gay / Seen & Heard: Activity at the Former Super Linda Space
Erik: I’ve seen community board-related items, but is there any update on Serafina? Is that happening? J — Jonathan / Seen & Heard: Activity at the Former Super Linda Space
It does. — Noah / Seen & Heard: Gee Whiz’s Downsizing Is Bigger Than We Thought
Also on Community Board 1’s March agendas: "Seasonal pop-up bar" at Brookfield Place; possible party boat docking at Pier 25; 18 event requests; "daredevil" trespassers; Finn Square's next sculpture; Lower Manhattan bike lane proposal; Hubert Street mansion.
Plus: The menu and a rendering for City Vineyard at Pier 26; Chambers and Hudson in the late 19th century; fitness instructor Taryn Toomey on how to cope with fashion week. / 8 comments
Discussed at last night's meeting: An update on the crane accident and what might be done differently; Bogardus Plaza progress report; work to start soon on City Vineyard, the restaurant at Pier 26; M1-5 and its neighbors' frustration; Citigroup plaza changes; Spring Studios lighting; Tribeca Family Festival; Transportation Alternatives event.