Is the new building on Varick between Beach and N. Moore better than what preceded it? Does it resemble the rendering at all? Does it add to the neighborhood or detract from it? / 6 comments
Is the new building at the corner of West and Canal better than what preceded it? Does it resemble the rendering at all? Does it add to the neighborhood or detract from it? / 25 comments
You know how you can't keep track of all the new buildings sprouting up? I walked and Citi Biked around the neighborhood so we'd have an up-to-date sense of what's happening where—shamelessly peeping through holes when necessary.
Plus: Warren Street conversion; Butterfly opening date; Nili Lotan sample sale started today; new Downtown Connection buses have GPS.
I agree with you all, and under no circumstance should a firearm, real or fake, be present in any way.... — Samantha / Teens Are Terrorizing Battery Park City
If these kids are such tough guys and are so brave to harass old ladies and dog walkers, then I... — Derek / Teens Are Terrorizing Battery Park City
A hopefully fake gun. — KP / Teens Are Terrorizing Battery Park City
It is kids just being kids, but kids in the suburbs just being kids end up painting the lines on... — jfrankp / Teens Are Terrorizing Battery Park City
If your kid is pulling a fake gun on people, I suggest you get some parenting therapy. — mruptight / Teens Are Terrorizing Battery Park City
Kids will be kids. We were all teens once, and while "terrorizing" a neighborhood is not ok, we all know... — Samantha / Teens Are Terrorizing Battery Park City
This is just kids being kids, I know all your lives are so hard living in TriBeca, but no one... — John / Teens Are Terrorizing Battery Park City
Plus: Torly kid book swap; 13-17 Laight developer; Pier 40 lights back on; P.S. 234 Spring Auction; "All the Buildings in New York" book; New Museum phone calls; Tribeca Film Festival's closing-night choice.
Including the $40 million penthouse. Plus: Is 11 N. Moore a bad neighbor?; Fika looks close to opening; work at 502 Canal; De Niro in Tribeca; Aamanns bread; Tribeca Trust talk; Terra Wine Bar; roti contest. / 3 comments
When demolition started at 460 Washington, it was grab-the-baby-and-get-out time as neighbors thought an earthquake was underway. Then they noticed the cracks.... / 7 comments
Plus: Views from 1WTC; the stalled 9/11 Museum; "Hudson Square" rezoning process starts; gallery leaving Tribeca; developer buys in own property; J. Crew CEO Mickey Drexler; the Civic Center.