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
They had trays of food being brought out for the party. So the kitchen was working. — Samantha / Seen & Heard: The Closing of Bit’z Kids
i just hope they are respectful of the original lorimer rich design of 199 church street. i have always admired... — safe as milk / Seen & Heard: State Troopers Are Moving to Tribeca
They are obviously here to thwart any rogue implementation of a 5-cent plastic bag fee by the Mayor. — James / Seen & Heard: State Troopers Are Moving to Tribeca
How about asking the governor and mayor why 150 troopers are being stationed in Tribeca? I can't imagine it is... — Jim Smithers / Seen & Heard: State Troopers Are Moving to Tribeca
How about just a nice "welcome and thank you" to these frist responders that will be based in or neighborhood... — Jamal / Seen & Heard: State Troopers Are Moving to Tribeca
http://www.crainsnewyork.com/article/20170206/TRANSPORTATION/170209944/locals-registering-their-cars-in-other-states-could-be-cheating-new-york-out-of-millions "There are an estimated 25% of NYC drivers with cars registered out of state The reported cost to the... — James / In the News: More on the Jewelry Store Death
Then again, it could be a good thing if the troopers pitch-in on the city's shortage of school crossing guards... — jfrankp / Seen & Heard: State Troopers Are Moving to Tribeca
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.