Plus: Artists camping on Broadway; pricing and food at iPic Seaport cinema; DOH visit to Taste of the Seaport; Pier A public seating; new American Cuts; Marc Murphy opens in Tampa; "Laguna Beach" star moving here; new FiDi fitness roundup; thumbprint carpets.
How bad do things have to get before Battery Park City residents demand change? Plus: Lafayette Street doctor accused of Xanax fraud; Landmarc's Marc Murphy and Pamela Schein Murphy. / 2 comments
Plus: Menus for Añejo's downstairs den, Abajo; Taste of Tribeca introduces a beer tasting; the first cookbook from Landmarc's Marc Murphy; Global Beat Festival at Brookfield Place; Nassau storefront rumor; Verizon building mystery. / 1 comment
I'm surprised to hear this news- they'd seemed a lot busier lately..but maybe it was all the c level Citi... — juliew / Almond Is Closing
Unfortunately it's all driven by the high rent required by the landlords... Would make sense in high traffic areas but... — Rohin / Almond Is Closing
I thought Almond was a really great restaurant. Didn't realize it had only been here for a year. Disappointed it... — D$ / Almond Is Closing
Prices are just too high! Who can afford to go out to eat in this neighborhood? A quick bite costs... — JMc / Almond Is Closing
What do you guys think the failure of this restaurant says (if anything) about our neighborhood? It wasn't my favorite... — J / Almond Is Closing
Yeah it seems they're waiting until the last minute. Once Apple Store Williamsburg opens I think we'll see signage for... — Tom Edgar / Back to the World Trade Center Mall
Yes...curbs, where marked, are being replaced. — Makes you go "hmmm..." / Seen & Heard: Curb Cut Reconstruction
...are opening in Brookfield Place. Plus: New chef announced for North End Grill; 67 Franklin details; Marc Murphy looks back; Greenhouse club raided; 22 Thames to be downtown's tallest residential building. / 1 comment
Plus: Tribeca Meet & Greet; community rebuilding meetings; Landmarc's tenth anniversary; 56 Leonard crane. / 1 comment
To celebrate their new iPhone app, the folks at Find. Eat. Drink. came up with a rundown of eight local chefs' favorite non-local restaurants.
Plus: Michelin Bib Gourmand awards; 1 World Trade Center observation deck contenders; school shortage; statue finds home; hospital fined.