Newsletter: Oct. 30

Six Cortlandt Alley187 FranklinFIRST GLIMPSE OF THE UNHISTORIC TOWNHOUSE
The workers at 187 Franklin have pulled away some of the mesh in order to install one of the lacy metal balconies.

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Fred Astaire Dance Studio Downtown New YorkSHALL WE DANCE?
Fred Astaire Dance Studio Downtown New York has opened in Tribeca. Offering a First Private Introductory Lesson, Group Lesson, and Practice Party just for $40. Learn the basics of Ballroom, Latin and Social dancing! No partner necessary! Don’t worry if you have a busy schedule—our studio is open 7 days a week! Monday-Friday 1-10 p.m., Saturday-Sunday 10 a.m.-5 p.m., 212-267-9500, nydowntown@fredastaire.com. Sponsored.

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courtesy Jason ScottMORE MENSWEAR ON FRANKLIN
The Jason Scott brand, which describes itself as “classic yet modern menswear that is luxuriously understated and infinitely wearable,” is opening a shop in Tribeca.

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Live Well CompanyTHREE REASONS THE LIVE WELL COMPANY ROCKS
Because the Live Well Company is a small, family-run business, you will always receive the attention and care that only a small business can offer. Moreover, we can do things differently. 1) There are no secret deals. All rates are always listed on our website. 2) We’re here to accommodate you, whether you want to train with one of our experienced personal trainers, have an awesome trainer of your own whom you’d like to bring in, or just work out on your own. 3) You can do a day pass, monthly pass, or a month-to-month membership with no contract. Come check us out: We’re right in the neighborhood—and have been for the past 14 years! 256 West St. (between Vestry and Laight), 212-431-5752; thelivewellcompany.com. Sponsored.

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Formerly Dahlia'sDAHLIA’S HAS CHANGED ITS NAME AGAIN
Four years ago, the restaurant went from MaryAnn’s to Dahlia’s. And now it’s….

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Argo ElectronicsARGO ELECTRONICS HAS CLOSED
It was one of the last vestiges of the old Canal Street.

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Claudine Williams PhotographyCLAUDINE WILLIAMS PHOTOGRAPHY
Portrait photography for everyone
(917) 510-4845
Sponsored.

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Louis VuittonSEEN & HEARD
••• 10/26: Louis Vuitton exhibition. Plus: Two more TV shoots this week; David Weeks Studio and Moroso sample sale; marching for storm preparedness; free publicity for local businesses and organizations.
••• 10/27: CrossFit studio is said to be closing. Plus: KinderCare’s window billboards; accessory apartments for household staff; the Franklin St. Showroom; paintings by Jeff Bye.
••• 10/29: An important notice for local businesses. Plus: Cobblestone repair on Greenwich Street; a report on the Louis Vuitton exhibition (above); “Billions” and “Succession” are coming back to shoot again; Cheryl Hazan group show.

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Diller Island renderingIN THE NEWS
••• 10/26: Diller Island is back on (rendering above). Plus: Back to the drawing board for new building at Broadway and Canal; review of Harry & Ida’s Luncheonette; how to spend Battery Park City revenue.
••• 10/28: Harvey Weinstein and Tribeca Grill. Plus: More thefts in the area; saving a building from demolition at the last minute.

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Where in Tribeca...?WHERE IN TRIBECA…?
Congratulations to Sonia F. Stock for correctly identifying last week’s Where in Tribeca…? Click the link to discover the answer.

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courtesy FukuTWO NEW TENANTS AT BROOKFIELD PLACE
One specializes in men’s shirts, the other in chicken and slushies (and fried rings of delicata squash, above). Previously announced additions include Sant Ambroeus, Oliver Peoples, and Suitsupply’s spinoff for women.

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