More from the construction-site front lines.
The former Indochine and Odeon restaurateur says of Manhattan: 'The rich and richer have completed their rout of most of what was different or interesting.'
Workers say the new incarnation will be ready in about six weeks.
Construction is at full tilt.
Plus: the best firehouse cook in New York in our morning news roundup.
They're phone-banking madly, even eclipsed by the bright starlight of Lisa Loeb! Plus, Cindy goes berserk with presidential trivia. In the Election Day gossip roundup! Dish for democracy!
Who opened their checkbooks for Obama and who (if anyone) gave to McCain?
The well-meaning Bowery Association Network continues to fight the swarming locusts.
Last call for the Beatrice Inn?
Nolita is looking tonier and tonier.
Broker Alan Shmaruck believes the restaurateur will help make the Bowery the next meatpacking district.
Plus Lindsay Lohan takes over a Palace Fried Chicken and critics try out Restaurant Week, in our daily news roundup.
John Penley, the “slack-tivist” who protested the Bowery Wine Company the other week, is not happy.
Can McNally get his Bowery neighbors to support a "slightly Italian" restaurant?
A Community Board 2 agenda has him taking over a former restaurant-supply store.