Plus: New York Times gives Fowler & Wells two stars; more on Ichimura; the city's dire retail situation; South Ferry subway station to reopen in June; growing up in Tribeca at the turn of the 20th century. / 4 comments
Plus: Photos of the new Ichimura sushi bar; 3-D map shows the city's forthcoming buildings; FiDi supermarket close to opening; Community Board 1 votes against newsstand outside Whole Foods; Tribeca couple's art collection.
Plus: Signage at the Ichimura sushi restaurant; the new "cast-iron inversion" building on Walker; Cortlandt Alley sidewalk issues; Teardrop Park codger. / 3 comments
NY Magazine - "Rock Shrimp and Star Power: Drew Nieporent on the Earliest Days of Nobu" http://www.grubstreet.com/2017/03/drew-nieporent-nobu-closing.html — James / Seen & Heard: Nobu’s Final Night in Tribeca
Erik: Important article. You do very helpful reporting for all in the neighborhood. It would be great if you/other media... — Jj / Teens Are Terrorizing Battery Park City
Love these Photos Erik... I've lived in this hood for 41 years. You make seem like its never changed. Thanks!... — tommy flynn / Ode to Canal Street
There are a lot of good points raised here which seem to be ignored elsewhere. Fearless girl is a pretty... — Rohin / In the News: Citigroup’s Renovation Is a Year Behind Schedule
Erik, Love the Chanel reference in an architectural context! :) Design is not too bad but agree that the grey... — Rohin / Seen & Heard: The New Restaurant in Truffles Tribeca
Tribeca's Most Wanted???? hahahahahahaha first world problems. — AndyC / Teens Are Terrorizing Battery Park City
These remind me of Roy Colmer's "Doors, NYC" from 1976, which you wrote about a couple of years ago. Here's... — James / Ode to Canal Street
Plus: Opening forecast for chef Eiji Ichimura's new restaurant; Macao Trading Co.'s new chef updated the menu; 9/11 Museum and Memorial lost $25.2 million in its first year; forthcoming exhibit at the National Museum of the American Indian.
Sushi chef Eiji Ichimura is leaving the Bouley empire and striking out on his own; Sole di Capri had big aspirations for a sidewalk cafe; David Bouley showed up to talk about Bouley Botanical; a bar we'll be hearing about next month.