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8/1/2008 at 3:55 p.m.
The Montauk Monster Has Competition. Sort Of.
There is a colorful beast of some sort climbing out of the East River. Plus, Harlem's eye-straining new condo, Chinatown's intra-hood Olympics smackdown, and the big-cabbage guy of Staten Island. In our Freedom Friday edition of the daily boroughs report!
8/1/2008 at 3:00 p.m.
McNally Restoring, Not Modernizing, Minetta; Weekend Happy Hours
McNally gives his word on Minetta Tavern, while Belgian waffles settle in Soho, in today's neighborhood food news.
8/1/2008 at 11:00 a.m.
Restaurant Responds to Outrage Over Its $1.75 Slice
"The price of flour has gone up four times over the past twelve months."
7/28/2008 at 3:00 p.m.
Healthy Desserts in the LES; Williamsburger’s Slogan Is a Bust
Beatrice doorman becomes a model, and reported rodent in Wendy's chili, in today's neighborhood food news.
7/21/2008 at 3:10 p.m.
Cataloguing Midtown’s Meat-Over-Rice Carts; You Can Dance If Want to in Chinatown
Red Hook still waiting for coal-oven pizza while Park Slope gets another burger joint, in today's neighborhood food news.
7/21/2008 at 9:38 a.m.
Michael White to Open Seafood Restaurant in Former San Domenico Space
White and partner Chris Cannon can live with the rent that drove San Domenico downtown.
7/18/2008 at 9:30 a.m.
Starbucks Shortage in Midtown!
We'll pour out some latte for the 340 Madison Avenue location, which was clearly affected by 'New York''s move downtown.
7/17/2008 at 5:45 p.m.
Public House Rethinks Its Steam-Pipe-Explosion Party
Maybe the $6 “PipeBomb” drinks and the “Taste Explosion” platter weren't such a great idea.
7/10/2008 at 2:00 p.m.
Ramen Wars: Rai Rai Ken Shows Off Its New Weapon
But is it as shiny and new as they think?
7/10/2008 at 11:00 a.m.
‘Doorman’ Star Fabrizio Brienza Works the Rope at the Plaza
And how long does it take to go from downtown to uptown anyway?
7/9/2008 at 3:45 p.m.
Cock Loose in Sunset Park
The noisy rooster of Sunset Park, the apartment-phobic tenant of West 57th Street, the crumbling misogynist statue of Kew Gardens … and other true tales, in today's boroughs report.
6/20/2008 at 5:00 p.m.
Health-Food Logos Get a Makeover
Pump Energy Food will open a sixth midtown store with a smaller menu and spiffier look.
6/11/2008 at 2:00 p.m.
Greg Briar Will Open Another Aspen in Vikram Chatwal’s 212 Hotel
More Highbar locations are in the works, too.
6/11/2008 at 1:05 p.m.
Edison Ballroom Opens in Former Supper Club Space
Owner Allan Wartski has sunk $5 million into the space, but you'll only be able to dance there if you're invited.
6/6/2008 at 4:20 p.m.
The Long Arm of the Law Even Reaches Into Subway Bathrooms
Getting all colonial in Union Square, watching crabs rut in Marine Park, letting go of fancy F-train plans in the Slope, and busting the gays in Forest Hills. All that and more in our week's-end boroughs report.
6/5/2008 at 2:00 p.m.
Krispy Kreme Gives Commuters a Free Sugar Hit
Krispy Kreme is declaring tomorrow National Doughnut Day and offering one freebie per customer at its Penn Station location.
6/4/2008 at 1:00 p.m.
Brooklyn Not Good Enough for Rockefeller Center
Dubai will take the Brooklyn Diner even if Rockefeller Center won't.
6/3/2008 at 3:45 p.m.
Landlords to Battery Park Tenants: Get Mad at Us, Not at the Walls
Penny-pinchers (well, pickers) in Soho, possibly anger-based graffiti in Battery Park City, and the pitiable buyers at the Novo in Park Slope — that and more in today's boroughs report.
5/27/2008 at 4:15 p.m.
Purse Snatcher Strikes Terror in Heart of Times Square Diners
We’ve poked fun at Bar Carrera’s intrusive “beware of pickpockets” signage, but the 'Post' reminds us they
5/27/2008 at 1:30 p.m.
New Incarnation of La Fonda Del Sol Is on the Way
A tribute to the first great Latin-themed New York restaurant is headed to the Met Life building.