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.
They had trays of food being brought out for the party. So the kitchen was working. — Samantha / Seen & Heard: The Closing of Bit’z Kids
i just hope they are respectful of the original lorimer rich design of 199 church street. i have always admired... — safe as milk / Seen & Heard: State Troopers Are Moving to Tribeca
They are obviously here to thwart any rogue implementation of a 5-cent plastic bag fee by the Mayor. — James / Seen & Heard: State Troopers Are Moving to Tribeca
How about asking the governor and mayor why 150 troopers are being stationed in Tribeca? I can't imagine it is... — Jim Smithers / Seen & Heard: State Troopers Are Moving to Tribeca
How about just a nice "welcome and thank you" to these frist responders that will be based in or neighborhood... — Jamal / Seen & Heard: State Troopers Are Moving to Tribeca
http://www.crainsnewyork.com/article/20170206/TRANSPORTATION/170209944/locals-registering-their-cars-in-other-states-could-be-cheating-new-york-out-of-millions "There are an estimated 25% of NYC drivers with cars registered out of state The reported cost to the... — James / In the News: More on the Jewelry Store Death
Then again, it could be a good thing if the troopers pitch-in on the city's shortage of school crossing guards... — jfrankp / Seen & Heard: State Troopers Are Moving to Tribeca
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.