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Residents Sound Off About Planned East Side Esplanade Makeover

The Rockefeller University is proposing to fix the esplanade as part of a campus overhaul.

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Lack of Open Space Makes UES Look Like 'Urban Slum,' Critic Says

Residents and activists expressed their concerns at a community board forum Thursday night.

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Rental Bike Business Granted Three More Years at Tavern on the Green

Park Officials are pushing for an extension for Tavern on the Green bike rentals.

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Tavern on the Green's New Menu Sticks to Moderate Prices

The Tavern on the Green menu includes $14 shrimp and grits and $33 lamb chops.

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Met Slashes 280 Planned Seats From Plaza Redesign

The Met plans cut 280 chairs from the originally planned 400.

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Met Drops Kiosks From $60M Plaza Overhaul Plan

The Metropolitan Museum of Art has dropped the kiosks from its $60 million public plaza overhaul.

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UES Starved for Open Space, Residents Say

Upper East Side residents are planning a forum on open space for next spring.

Upper East Side & Roosevelt Island »

Upper East Siders Block 'Starbucks' Part of Met Museum Plan

The UES comunity board rejected part of the plan that would bring seats and tables to the plaza.  

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Met Museum's $60M Plaza Would Be an Unwelcome 'Hangout,' Neighbors Say

Residents blasted the Met's plans to add 400 chairs and 100 tables at its Fifth Avenue entrance.

Upper East Side & Roosevelt Island »

Yoga-Loving Seniors Reject Exercise Equipment for the Elderly

A fight has been brewing at John Jay Park, pitting seniors who take yoga classes against those hoping to get outdoor exercise equipment geared to older adults.

Upper East Side & Roosevelt Island »

'Casual' Dining Frowned on at Tavern on the Green

The Parks Department will soon start soliciting bids for a "high quality casual restaurant and outdoor café,” at Tavern on the Green, officials said Thursday.

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Community Board Fights Central Park Pullcart's Liquor License

Central Park's Pullcart, run by the folks behind Fatty Crab, is gettting ready for next month’s big Oktoberfest, but some Upper East Siders are hoping to force the eatery to go dry.

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East River Esplanade Gets $900K for Fixing Potholes

City Councilwoman Jessica Lappin secured nearly $1 million for repairing the East River esplanade, but many residents believe they'll need more.

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