City Vineyard just announced that 20 singer-songwriters will perform there this winter for small, reservation-only audiences. / 3 comments
There has been a lot of depressing news lately, and we likely haven't heard the last of it, so let's focus on the positive (for one post, anyway). Here are 11 things to look forward to in Lower Manhattan in coming months. / 4 comments
Plus: How public commenting went at the Battery Park City Authority; Zucker's is about to open its third outpost; the effects of no-tipping policies; tunnel repair to affect 2/3 train service. / 12 comments
Plus: Trinity Church to reveal the design for its tower tomorrow; two Alexander Hamilton exhibits; food writer visits BlackTail and the Beekman hotel bar. / 1 comment
I know this letter was printEd a year ago but it caught my eye because I was just thinking today... — Diane / Open Letter: What Happened to Our Whole Foods Store?
As he said, people are disappointed when he's not there. Count me among them. The vibe is entirely different without... — Jon / Spotlight: Roc
I've tried the Sticky Fingers in the Village. Wasn't that impressed but I'll probably give the new location a chance.... — Rowena / In the News: “Gourmet” Chicken Finger Restaurant
Correct! — Erik Torkells / Where in Tribeca…?
The flower pots by Beach St/Greenwich Street next to the CitiGroup building! — Nicholas Nilert / Where in Tribeca…?
Best of luck to the Cadolini family, on their next chapter of their life. Ciao. — giovanni iovine / Spotlight: Roc
Hate to say it but makes perfect sense that Marshalls/TJ Maxx is opening. It's highly attractive to the abundance of... — AAA / We’re Getting a 66,000-Square-Foot Marshalls Store
Also on Community Board 1's October agendas: The plan to change White Street restaurant into more of a sports bar; Pier 26 update; visible rooftop addition on Thomas; White storefront redo; M1 bus extension; much more.
Plus: Local salons make InStyle's Black Book; the history of the Puffy's Tavern building; Squadron tries again to make the BPCA see the light; traffic cop gets socked in the nose; more on that event space on Duane and that loud Fashion Week party on Beekman; when a family lived on a boat at Pier 25. / 8 comments
Plus: New café and design shop on Grand; Chinatown bus flouting the law; Franklin Street's flaming façade; marine science festival on Pier 26; Viking ship docked at North Cove Marina. / 2 comments