Plus: Phone snatched through restaurant window; new restaurants Le Coucou and Chikarashi; ticket vendors forced out of the Battery are now plaguing nearby streets. / 2 comments
Plus: Two guys are rowing from here to England (leaving next week); chopped trees on W. Broadway; Tribeca in an Apple wristwatch ad; Concepts store apparently not dead; Mudville's fight party; interesting Pen Parentis venue. / 1 comment
What good is sitting around in your loft? Go out and have fun—here are the places planning to be open tonight, tomorrow, or both. NOTE: UPDATES APLENTY FOR TUESDAY! / 22 comments
Plus: 6 Harrison permascaffolding finally coming down?!; Mudville 9 storefront getting redone; Washington Market Tavern opens Monday; Sun Cafe on hiatus; 443 Greenwich sales office; Macy Gray. / 1 comment
Ding ding ding, we have a winner! Only white rich kids are 'kids being kids.' It's only spitting and throwing... — Anon / Teens Are Terrorizing Battery Park City
This is a very sad decision. This was a downtown trade mark event for families. Screenings won't replace the magic... — EG / The Tribeca Film Festival Is Not Throwing Its Street Fair
Description? Common places they are hanging out? And how many of them are there? That's all I need to know.... — CrazytribecaDad / Teens Are Terrorizing Battery Park City
Hmm. They could do homework, study for tests and quizzes, join after-school clubs and activities, join sports at their schools,... — James / Teens Are Terrorizing Battery Park City
Have YOU ever tried setting anything up like a neighborhood watch, tried getting politicians or the bureaucracy to act on... — James / Teens Are Terrorizing Battery Park City
Afraid not. — Erik Torkells / Where in Tribeca…?
In the area of 21 6th Avenue the old telephone building across the street from the new named "Roxy Hotel"... — Sonia F. Stock / Where in Tribeca…?
Plus: Inside Paul's Baby Grand; innocent man celebrates at Mudville 9; the World Trade Center security lawsuit; FiDi real estate recap; Clocktower Gallery.
Plus: Tribeca Meet & Greet (with cupcakes); Grown & Sewn sale; "Kwik Krimes" at Mysterious Bookshop; Washington Market Tavern update.
Details (including sample menus and floor plans) on Bill Telepan's restaurant, a chocolate-themed restaurant on Franklin, the pan-Latin place coming to Church, a new restaurant on Murray, and Centrico's and Flor de Sol's replacements.
Also on Community Board 1's January agendas: a 15-year-old restaurant appears to be closing; Tribeca is getting another Mexican restaurant; a new bar/restaurant on Franklin Street; a new fitness facility on Church; and more.