Seen & Heard: Grand Banks Opens Friday

••• The Hideaway is still closed. A sign in the windows says they’re “using this opportunity to come back better than ever” and “C U next week.” UPDATE: It’s back open as of tonight.

The Hideaway••• 142 Watts (a.k.a. 457 Washington) is being marketed as a single-family residence. I hear it’s a gut reno, so bring your architect.

142 Watts 457 Washington 142 Watts 457 Washington text••• Pier 25 news pt. 1:  Grand Banks reopens Friday.

••• Pier 25 news pt. 2: The Lilac reopens May 21.

••• Pier 25 news pt. 3: I was pleased to see that S-Cruise by Smartboat is back—I had a fun ride on it last summer, and I highly recommend it.

••• Work has started at Jacadi, the children’s boutique opening in the old Canis Minor space on Reade.

••• Part one of the Hunter College MFA thesis exhibition opens next Thursday (May 21) from 6 p.m. to 8 p.m: “The exhibition will feature works by 13 graduating artists: Hyeon Ah Kim, Christopher Denson, Brian Dulaney, Janna Dyk, Izabela Gola, Rafael Kelman, Nari Kim, Christopher Lin, Andrew McNay, Courtney Mendenhall, Dahae Neo, Veronica O’Keefe, and Nik Pence.” It’s at 205 Hudson.