In the News: More Renderings of Park Place’s 39-Story Tower

••• The New York Post profiles “the most stylish man in high tech,” entrepreneur Rameet Chawla, who lives in Tribeca.

••• “The Léman Manhattan International Boarding School [is] Manhattan’s first and only boarding school.” —New York Post

••• “A woman had her gold nameplate necklace ripped from her neck during an afternoon subway ride last weekend.” Maybe the Fashion Police did it? —DNAinfo

••• Chef Floyd Cardoz on cooking for President Obama at today’s fundraiser. —Grub Street

••• “WWD reports that Tory Burch will be taking exactly 2,556 square feet in [Brookfield Place], making it the brand’s fourth store in New York City (unless the Soho flagship opens first).” —Racked

••• Lower Manhattan resident Jeff Rovin co-wrote a book with “X-Files” star Gillian Anderson and they’ll be at Barnes & Noble Tribeca tomorrow. —Downtown Post NYC

••• 6sqft has new renderings of the 39-story building by SOMA going up at 45 Park Place—which will be next to the three-story Islamic cultural center—and there are more than shown here. It’s going to fit right in! P.S. I don’t think there’s reason to believe the Jean Nouvel–designed cultural center will look like it does in the second rendering, but who knows….

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  1. I hope we’re not going back to the bad old days of chain snatching. In the 1980s, you couldn’t wear any jewelry around your neck.