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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."
6/2/2008 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 5:00 p.m.
The Rabbithole Opens in Williamsburg
The Read Café is gone, but it lives on at the Rabbithole.
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.
5/29/2008 at 4:30 p.m.
This Weekend on Governors Island, Avoid the Steaming Divot
There's a lot of weird news in our boroughs report today: Tony Soprano's maid is evicted from Williamsburg, Alex Hamilton's house is afloat in Harlem, and possible sex hotels are cropping up in Gowanus! Click through for all the oddacity!
5/29/2008 at 3:00 p.m.
Miss Favela Sambas Into Williamsburg; Q&A With Gordon Ramsay's NYC Go-To
Gramercy's latest BYO spot, and why you should buy your BBQ Block Party fast passes now, in today's neighborhood food news.
5/27/2008 at 12:35 p.m.
Artist Exposes the Existential Beauty of the Frigidaire
A while back, the magazine took a look inside of Mireille Guiliano’s and Mario Batali’s fridges; now you can’t peek inside 42 others, thanks to artist Steven Samet.
5/23/2008 at 9:47 a.m.
Jack Donaghy to Depart ‘30 Rock’? We’re Not Ready!
Also, more gossip on Denise Richards and Charlie Sheen, what folks are up to in Cannes, and more, in our daily roundup.
5/22/2008 at 1:30 p.m.
Williamsburg and Bushwick Declared City's Fattest Neighborhoods
You might not guess it from riding the L, but Williamsburg (and Bushwick) are New York's most obese neighborhoods.
5/22/2008 at 10:00 a.m.
East Side Vendor Owes City Thousands; Omega-3 Fatty Acids Are Everywhere
And a street vendor who owes the city $16,000 in fines, discounted wines at Country, and more, in our morning roundup of news and gossip.
5/15/2008 at 4:30 p.m.
Drinks Are on the House If You Name Galapagos 2.0
Matthew Roff will award a $1,000 bar tab to the person who comes up with a snappy name for his performance and drinking venue.
5/15/2008 at 3:30 p.m.
Brighton Beach Baths: Too Good for Manhattanites?
Is the city really dumping trash in a Ridgewood wetland? How could we have missed the Sinatra tribute in Williamsburg? And how would you get by without your daily boroughs report?
5/14/2008 at 3:00 p.m.
Bar Blanc Serving Brunch; Jake Walk Cocktail Recipe
Lovers of comic books turn on Action Burger and Joe coffee is coming to Grand Central, in today's neighborhood food news.
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 3:00 p.m.
Free Nice Lunch in Midtown; You Can Dance If You Want to at Sway
Masala Cheetos turn up in Flushing, and F-U asks the East Village for a liquor license, in today's neighborhood food news.
5/2/2008 at 3:35 p.m.
Park Slope Already Nervous About Their Portrayal on Darren Star’s Show
Will ousted tenants in W'burg ever be allowed home? Will anyone go to SoBro for the floating pool? And will you make it to Monday without our daily boroughs report?
5/2/2008 at 3:00 p.m.
Meryl Streep/Julia Child Movie Shot Footage at Provence; Cipriani Boxing Up Expensive Art
Corner Bistro doesn't sound too good, Benoit gets its liquor license, and a rooftop opens for business in Midtown in today's neighborhood food news.
4/29/2008 at 11:07 a.m.
Brooklyn Has Done Busy Philipps Wrong
The 'Dawson's Creek' star may have been a slut in the past, she says, but shame on Brooklynites for saying she is now. She's married!
4/28/2008 at 5:15 p.m.
The Search for Hipster Roommates on Craigslist Just Got a Little Uglier
We just found our favorite new pretentious sublet advertisement.
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.