In the News: History of a Laight Street Building

••• “Henry Meyer’s Laight St. warehouse had barely opened in 1871 when it was the scene of a daring, sensational burglary.” Daytonian in Manhattan‘s post about 54-58 Laight also includes some nice old photos, from the days before Verizon mutilated the ground floor.

••• Alamo Drafthouse signed a lease for the cinema at 28 Liberty, and it’s shooting to open in 2018. —Broadsheet

••• Please don’t tie your dog up outside a business and then leave him/her out of your vision (such as at Whole Foods). A man had his dog stolen that way in Brooklyn. —New York Post

••• Actor Josh Hartnett listed his Tribeca penthouse. Funky layout. —Luxury Listing NYC

••• More on the forthcoming 1 train station at the World Trade Center, including this rendering (courtesy the MTA). —Tribeca Trib



  1. Please don’t bring your dog INTO Whole Foods either!!

  2. Folks that tie up their dogs while off shopping need to provide dFone so pet can do dMail while waiting. And can send urgent messages if stolen (unless the dog prefers new owner (one that does not leave dog alone while shopping))