Not only has Vestry Wines decided to stay in its temporary post-Sandy location, it has also changed its name to 24 Hubert Wines, brought in an expert in California wines, renovated, and repriced downward. / 7 comments
And more on the restaurant in question. Plus: Citibank is open; New York Kids Club timeline; Vestry Wines; gallerist Hal Bromm. UPDATE: Reps for the space's owner says the Lohan connection isn't true (but they do confirm it's a Mexican restaurant that's interested). / 7 comments
The good news: A business displaced by Sandy is moving into the Hubert Street space. / 3 comments
Plus: Bread Tribeca still delivering; Vestry Wines still closed; Bowne & Co. reopened; Ari Hest; 5 Beekman signage.
I get enough unwanted political diatribe in my Facebook feed. Must we have it here, too? — Makes you go "hmmm..." / Seen & Heard: Raccoon Lodge Spinoff Appears to Have Given Up
This against the traffic short cut by the 1st precinct is also happening on Beach street between Greenwich and Hudson.... — Dave / Seen & Heard: Raccoon Lodge Spinoff Appears to Have Given Up
That same maniac police car was driving the wrong way on Reade up the bike path between Church and Broadway.... — Above the law / Seen & Heard: Raccoon Lodge Spinoff Appears to Have Given Up
Without a doubt my favorite all time restaurant. I practically "lived" in the place. I made great friends with Michael... — Robert Donato / Has Il Giglio Closed?
It is aesthetically interesting... However as it required Landmark approval I am assuming this is in a landmarks area. Hence... — Rohin / Hubert Street Mansion Approved
Allsash Window Repair did a splendid job on my original 4 over 4 windows from 1897; for those who care... — neighbor / Seen & Heard: Big Weekend Fair at the Battery
couldnt agree with you more....WTF! — jk / Ever Have One of Those Days?
At Taste of Tribeca, the food is good, the crowd is fun, and some of the chefs will be recognizable from TV. Plus: Who's new this year—Locanda Verde, Weather Up, Sarabeth's, and more. / 4 comments
Plus: Manhattan Children's Theatre's new home; Vestry Wine's anniversary-party deal.
The old Number (N)ine space on Washington is now home to jewelry company Featherstone Design. "I love it here!" says founder Deirdre Featherstone, who plans on hosting monthly open-studio days. / 1 comment