The area's former congressman hopes the eatery will bring healthy food and provide work training.
Virgilio Ocampo, 33, was tracked down by police at a bus station in Louisiana, police say.
Bo's, a 70-seat eatery near Madison Square Park, is expected to open in October.
London Lennie’s is celebrating crawfish with a Louisiana-style menu.
Council members are hoping to prevent issues seen in New Orleans, like shady contractors.
The proposed opening of a new Habana Outpost in New Orleans has some Fort Greene neighbors buzzing.
"Infinity Dance Theater" is preparing for a new season as the movie "Musical Chairs" opens in theaters.
DNAinfo has the roundup of the best ways to celebrate Fat Tuesday without flying to New Orleans.
The Knicks beat the Dallas Mavericks 104-97 at Madison Square Garden on Feb. 19, 2012.
The city reclaimed the dubious honor in a poll of Travel + Leisure readers.
The statue of Navy Admiral David Glasgow Farragut, the Union soldier who prevented New Orleans from falling into the hands of the Confederate army, received its annual checkup and cleaning in Madison Square Park on Tuesday.
Not living in an evacuation zone? Enjoy these five libations while waiting out the storm.
Friends held a New-Orleans style "Second Line" funeral parade Monday for Ray Deter, who died after being hit on his bike.
The Cooper Union is hosting an art auction to help pay for student Emilie Gossiaux's medical needs.
The popular seven-year-old restaurant on E. 6th Street will close next month due to rising rents.
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