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5/5/2008 at 4:00 p.m.
The ‘Post’ and ‘Daily News’ Have Contrary Takes on the Future of the Atlantic Yards
Jennifer Connelly ditches the Slope, Travolta hits Dumbo, and Warhol's former porn house in the East Village. Those are all the celeb items in today's boroughs report, we promise!
5/5/2008 at 3:00 p.m.
Red Cat Now Serving Lunch; ‘Iron Chef’ East Village?
Saturday raid at the Bowery Electric and lunch at the Red Cat, in today's neighborhood food news.
5/2/2008 at 10:00 a.m.
Frank Bruni’s Bedtime; Cola Companies’ New Bottles
Frank Bruni is not an all-hours kind of guy, the new pizza bus tour finds success, and Pepsi and Coke put out new bottle sizes.
5/1/2008 at 3:10 p.m.
Box Not That Cool? Kiev Curse Lingers in the East Village
The Box is doubted and cheap Kobe sliders arrive in today's neighborhood food news.
5/1/2008 at 1:35 p.m.
Gael Greene Goes on a Craigslist Date at Ko, Stirs Controversy
The guy who posted a Craiglist ad asking for someone to pay for his dinner at Momofuku Ko actually got some takers — and some high-profile ones, at that. He told our own Gael Greene, his ultimate choice, that he turned down Frank Bruni for her.
4/30/2008 at 5:30 p.m.
Falafelgate Drama Mounts: ‘Spam Isn't Kosher’
We received a call today from someone who said he submitted the name Kosher Village on March 20, but when he asked owner Nissim Oron for his $3,000, he was told that someone selected the name before him. Was it all a scam?
4/30/2008 at 3:30 p.m.
Queens Children Face Giant ‘Dagger’
Bronx-ites don't like their hoods, a councilman doesn't like plans for a power plant in Astoria, and everyone, it seems, doesn't like the Chelsea Hotel's manager, so they're glad he's leaving. Even more acrimony in our full daily boroughs report!
4/28/2008 at 5:30 p.m.
Falafelgate Unfolds: Contest May Have Closed Early
Although a restaurant searching for a name said contest entries would be accepted until April 28, records show the winner was picked over two weeks earlier.
4/28/2008 at 4:30 p.m.
Cobble Hill: Still Brooklyn Enough for a Park Curfew
Young'uns vs. old-timers in the East Village, cops vs. citizens in Cobble Hill and Madonna vs. co-op board on the UWS (with Madge victorious!). More brawls ahead in our daily boroughs report.
4/28/2008 at 3:00 p.m.
Wafels & Dinges Normally Only Uses Imported Waffles; Free Guacamole Tonight at Toloache
Black Iron burgers coming this June to the East Village and where to find the Treats Truck, in today's neighborhood food news.
4/28/2008 at 11:00 a.m.
East Village Yacht Club Dead in the Water
A couple of months after moving from its original East 1st Street location to Kelley & Peng’s former space on the Bowery, the East Village Yacht Club will raise its masts and sail away.
4/28/2008 at 9:30 a.m.
Nameless Kosher Restaurant Chooses Contest Winner
And the winner of the naming contest is … Kosher Village. Really?
4/25/2008 at 4:20 p.m.
Seeing Is Believing: Artichoke's Off-the-Menu Sammy
A video reveals an off-the-menu broccoli-rabe sandwich in all of its gigantic glory.
4/25/2008 at 3:00 p.m.
Brunch Near the Brooklyn Flea; Eat Lamb on Greek Easter
Spice heads east and iced coffee is served on Sullivan Street in today's neighborhood food news.
4/23/2008 at 4:00 p.m.
Loch Ness Monster on 21st?
A Macy's in Harlem? A sea serpent in Chelsea? A chatty Kathy in the East Village? Yes, children, all that and more in today's boroughs report.
4/23/2008 at 3:00 p.m.
Shack Shack Now Open Late; Pies Partner Cooking Lunch at Marlow & Sons
Check out the new menu at Freemans, Park Slope's high-end, and discounted Mexican in today's neighborhood food news.
4/22/2008 at 3:30 p.m.
Notorious B.I.G. Biopic Returns to Bed-Stuy
The Long Island City sculptor behind last night's 'Gossip Girl' art, a possible hotel for part of Williamsburg's Domino plant, misplaced political graffiti in Bushwick, and more in our daily boroughs report.
4/22/2008 at 3:00 p.m.
Picnic Club Debuts in Central Park; Manhattan's Better With Rye
The owners of a coffeehouse–wine bar combo might be on to something and a Country chef opens a Nolita restaurant in today's neighborhood food news.
4/18/2008 at 3:30 p.m.
Tequila Cocktails Come Out With the Sun; New Wine Bar in South Slope
April Bloomfield's sex in a tin and a margarita list just in time for warm weather highlight today's neighborhood news.
4/18/2008 at 2:55 p.m.
Some Old CBGB Punks Think the John Varvatos Store Isn't That Bad
Fancy cornices aim to redeem Fedders homes in Carroll Gardens, aging rockers defend CBGB's new retail use on the Bowery, and a Billyburg record store faces shutdown. Oh yeah, the boroughs are alive and well in our handy-dandy Neighborhood Watch!