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8/29/2008 at 2:00 p.m.
The Queens Zoo Gets ‘Babydoll Lambs,’ We Are Smothered by Their Cuteness
Light, cheery news from Prospect Heights, Park Slope — even Queens and Staten Island. It’s Labor Day weekend, so the last boroughs report of summer doesn’t want to make you work too hard.
By Tim Murphy
8/26/2008 at 2:15 p.m.
Limelight Will Reopen As a Shadow of Its Former Self
Hey, a corporate events space is better than a Gap.
By Daniel Maurer
8/25/2008 at 5:15 p.m.
The Revenge of the Stoop Pooper
Behold the return of the Boerum Hill Stoop Pooper, the chilled-out raccoon of Brooklyn Heights, and the aggressive Kennedy Fried Chicken sign of Bedford Park. All in today’s boroughs report.
By Tim Murphy
8/25/2008 at 3:00 p.m.
Boston’s Burgers Bow to New York’s; Tribeca Scores a Jerry’s Diner
Country’s chefs start to bail and the grotesque cost of lunch at Ko, in today’s neighborhood food news.
By Alexandra Vallis
8/20/2008 at 5:34 p.m.
‘Ritz-Carlton of Gentleman’s Clubs’ to Have Children’s Playground for a Lobby
A vigilant Curbed reader notices something funny about the location of a planned luxury strip joint in Chelsea.
By Chris Rovzar
8/20/2008 at 2:45 p.m.
Jean Nouvel’s Chelsea Tower Over Budget, Behind Schedule
Jesus is waiting for followers in Sunset Park, lenders are waiting for Damon Dash in Tribeca, cute kitties are waiting for homes in Kingsbridge... and today’s boroughs report is waiting for you to click through!
8/19/2008 at 3:33 p.m.
Murray Hill Graffiti — Touched (Inappropriately) By an Angel?
A cheeky street artist quotes Saint Teresa of Ávila, a hot-dog cart explodes, and jazz decamps to Brooklyn — that, and more, in our daily borough roundup.
8/14/2008 at 3:00 p.m.
Chelsea to Get the ‘Ritz-Carlton of Gentleman’s Clubs’
Will A-Rod really move to 15 CPW? Will we be able to watch strippers and eat steak and feel classy all at once in Chelsea? Tough questions abound in today's boroughs report!
8/13/2008 at 4:00 p.m.
In the Rockaways, Safe Swimming Is a Luxury, Not a Right
Nasty razor teeth in Chelsea, bank-on-biker discrimination in Windsor Terrace, lifeguard inequality in the Rockaways … and other bad tidings to make you angry and anxious in today's bitter boroughs report.
8/12/2008 at 6:00 p.m.
Breaking: Roxy Owners Bail on Community-Board Meeting
The iconic club's potential reopening is delayed again.
8/12/2008 at 3:55 p.m.
Is Victory Ford Coming Out With A Beer-Wench Line?
'Lipstick Jungle' films in the Flatiron district, and more dramatic news, in today's boroughs report.
8/8/2008 at 3:15 p.m.
Creative Pastry Chef Wanted at Soho Café; Pig Fest in Chelsea
Parlor Steakhouse to serve brunch, and a really cool food-bank concept in Brooklyn, in today's neighborhood food news.
8/5/2008 at 5:00 p.m.
Beatrice Team Creates Nowness, Newness in Atlantic City
A blogger recounts a drunken, druggy bus ride to the Beatrice Inn’s new hotel project.
7/29/2008 at 3:00 p.m.
Nobu Doesn’t Like How You Eat Your Sushi; BBQ Party at Hope Lounge in Williamsburg
A better look at a bad burger and an insider tour of Flushing's Chinatown, in today's neighborhood food news.
7/28/2008 at 4:30 p.m.
Astor Place to Get Slightly Less Life-Threatening
Scruffles are playing in the streets in Jackson Heights. Gays are scared for their Vespas in Chelsea. Some other group of people is turning in its Uzis in Clinton Hill. And everybody is reading our daily boroughs report.
7/23/2008 at 3:10 p.m.
Red Hook Residents Already Groaning Over ‘Real World’ Invasion
The disingenuous denizens of Red Hook, the doomed views of the West 15th Street co-op dwellers, and the junk food–craving office gals of Long Island City, all wrapped up into our daily boroughs report like the contents of a vegan burrito!
7/22/2008 at 4:25 p.m.
Chelsea Hotel Bars Right to Peaceably Assemble
and blatant fruit stands in Brooklyn Heights, Donatella in the Clock Tower building, and maybe even rats on a beach (awesome potential metal-band name, right?) in Staten Island: That wackness and more, in today's neighborhood report.
7/21/2008 at 10:00 a.m.
Red Hook Vendors Return; What the Candidates Like to Eat
Plus, lots of news on calories, nude dining events, underage debauchery in Chelsea, and more, in our morning news roundup.
7/16/2008 at 5:45 p.m.
Ikea Shuttle-Crisis Solved?
Plus the sad old buildings of the Bowery and Gowanus, the ecoartist of Bushwick, and the developmentally disabled clown lovers of Staten Island, in our daily borough report.
7/16/2008 at 3:45 p.m.
El Cid Closes As Other Spanish Joints Open
The twenty-year-old neighborhood standby closed this weekend.