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
Always the Best. Love you Mikey Flowers and your Chicken Avocados Sandwiches — Chip Foley / Spotlight: Floratech
This is a great spot as is. I feel cranky about eighteen months of more construction on that corner. — Huck's mom / Seen & Heard: Work to Start Soon on Bogardus Plaza
In 2014, NYC identified the corner of Greenwich and Beach Streets as one of the worst places (I don't recall... — Andrea / Seen & Heard: The Great Tribeca Scavenger Hunt
we love Mikey Flowers !!! i have never met a person who cares and worries about others like mike does,... — the ramp boys / Spotlight: Floratech
Do the incoming residents of 403 Greenwich know that they will be living on top of a rat universe? Eegads,... — NorthernTribeca / Seen & Heard: The Great Tribeca Scavenger Hunt
You have touched so many lives, Mikey. You are a true New York institution. We love you!!! — Lisa Vogel / Spotlight: Floratech
Why aren't all these illicit sellers and scammers arrested and fined into oblivion? — Marcus / In the News: The Retail Real Estate Glut
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.