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
Haha! Love these water drawings. — KP / The Water Painter
With the advent of lower prices, lower demand and diminished pedestrian traffic I have been told by some of the... — Larry Fink / A Food Hall Is Opening on Canal Street
No, not at all, in fact I believe there should be more regulation to prevent the extreme income disparities in... — Marcus / A Food Hall Is Opening on Canal Street
Viva! — robert janz / The Water Painter
Ironic and sad if indeed the whistle-blower is itself guilty of the same wrong; nevertheless, such hypocrisy does not negate... — Marcus / Ghost Town: The Growing Number of Vacant Storefronts in Tribeca
marcus, are you a shareholder in luxury good companies? or do you just generally want to further concentration of wealth?... — BEN / A Food Hall Is Opening on Canal Street
Indeed, why aren't these counterfeit stores just shut down for good? — Marcus / A Food Hall Is Opening on Canal Street
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.