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6/26/2008 at 3:00 p.m.
John Varvatos Replaces Indies With Undies
Unbelievable trauma visited upon the children of the Slope, outer Queens folks take a protest of a "whore motel" out to Great Neck, and John Varvatos's carrionlike radar takes him to the meatpacking district. And other stuff in our daily hood scoper.
6/25/2008 at 3:00 p.m.
Late-Night Cookies and Cocktails Hit Williamsburg; Frank Bruni Finds Something to Like at Bar Milano
The Upper West Side gets another Italian restaurant courtesy of a former Frederick's chef and the Chocolate Bar settles into new digs, in today's neighborhood food news.
6/24/2008 at 3:00 p.m.
Colin Alevras Makes Cuban Moves; BBQ Truck Welcome on Beer Island
Asiate chef brings dumplings and shaved ice to Carroll Gardens, and a Shake Shack versus West Coast burger comparison.
6/4/2008 at 3:45 p.m.
Fort Greene Is Too Cool for Us :(
Is Williamsburg "just like" a college campus? Is Fort Greene "too cool" for its own good? Will the sex-toy shop in Park Slope really be "tasteful" and "mom oriented"? And can we ever get enough of scare quotes? "Find out" in today's "boroughs report."
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.
6/3/2008 at 3:30 p.m.
Bring Your Own Meat to South Slope Bar
Supply and cook your own meat at Quarter and Moonshine.
6/2/2008 at 3:00 p.m.
Scarlett Johansson Will Lay Her Head in Sutton Place
ScarJo buys a Sutton Place postwar, Billyburg and Greenpoint wait for their parks, and guilty liberal Slopies' rage toward Greenpeace panhandlers finally boils over. That and more in today's boroughs report.
5/30/2008 at 3:00 p.m.
Tailor Launches Late-Night Menu; Hamptons More Exclusive Than Ever
Williamsburg will get a "Fiambreria," and chef Peter Hoffman will take you to the Greenmarket, in today's neighborhood food news.
5/28/2008 at 3:00 p.m.
Pro-Pussy Activists Attack Port Authority
Animal activists defend the feral kitties of JFK against collective euthanasia, a stolen bike is rescued by East Village heroes, and a man in Coney Island suffers a craptastic fall — all in your daily dish from the five boroughs.
5/28/2008 at 3:00 p.m.
Welcome to Beer Island; Get Psyched for the Food Film Festival
A herring festival swims into midtown, and plastic is chased out of Park Slope, in today's neighborhood food news.
5/19/2008 at 12:05 p.m.
‘Times’ Makes Mistake of Still Caring About Park Slope
Lynn Harris gets all riled up about Slope supporters and detractors in "Sunday Styles," but the truth is, no one cares anymore.
5/14/2008 at 3:45 p.m.
Obama Gets Whitewashed (and Not How You Think)
An Obama graffiti war on the Bowery, canal-dunked art in Gowanus, Meryl in the Slope, and "shit juice" in Greenpoint. Drink it all in with our daily boroughs report!
5/13/2008 at 3:00 p.m.
The Look Book Comes to the 'Shwick
Kingsbridge may get the next fancy public toilet, Bushwick gets it own look book, and the Slope could get
veeery stinky this summer. All in our daily boroughs report.
5/9/2008 at 3:00 p.m.
You Yelling, Dramatic Speakers at the Slope’s CB 6 Meeting, You're on Film; Jack's Coffee Coming to Nolita
Gustavino's reopens for private events, and CSA sign-ups, in today's neighborhood food news.
5/9/2008 at 11:41 a.m.
Maggie Gyllenhaal on Brownstone Living
We quiz the actress about her Park Slope home life, and how she feels about Jennifer Connelly's bolting from the borough.
5/8/2008 at 3:00 p.m.
Everybody's Sexy in Stuyvesant Town!
Busy, buzz-y bees transfix the UES, canine golden showers threaten the Tribeca ecosystem, and cool-coiffed Queens beep Helen Marshall rocks springtime style in Woodside. That and more in our breathless daily boroughs report.
5/7/2008 at 3:45 p.m.
‘The Sopranos Are Coming! The Sopranos Are Coming!’ to Elementi
As often as publicists tout celebrity stop ins after the fact, this has to be the first time we’ve been clued in
ahead of time.
5/7/2008 at 1:30 p.m.
Is Sette the Next Park Slope Restaurant to Turn Over?
It looks like Sette Enoteca e Cucina, which opened in 2005 with Amanda Freitag at the helm, could join the ranks of departed Seventh Avenue eateries.
5/6/2008 at 3:08 p.m.
Park Slope Moms Terrorize the Childless
Now that's a plot for Darren Star's new show. Also Schnabel spotted near his pink palace! And a pink turtle in Billyburg, in our daily borough report.
5/6/2008 at 1:00 p.m.
Paulifer Breaks Up With Brooklyn, Takes Up With Tribeca
Paul Bettany and Jennifer Connelly are moving! Go judge their new premises.