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Financial District »

'Cruise Ship on Land' Bringing Bowling and Movies to Historic 23 Wall St.

Latitude 360, a restaurant, bowling alley, theater and arcade, is slated to open in the vacant building.

Financial District »

Want to Be a Community Board Member in Manhattan? Apply Now

Applications for community boards in Manhattan are due Jan. 30.

South Street Seaport »

Check Out Details of the Seaport Redevelopment Plan Online

Howard Hughes Corporation's plan to redevelop the Seaport is now online.

Financial District »

Hundreds Pack Meeting on Controversial Seaport Redevelopment

Howard Hughes Corporation wants to build a tower, a market and a marina in the South Street Seaport.

Williamsburg »

Neighbors Petition for Halt of Saturday Construction at Domino Development

"It's half your weekend for a decade," one neighbor said. "That's crazy."

Williamsburg »

Williamsburg Starbucks' Liquor License Rejected by CB1 Committee

Community Board 1's committee said it was against the public interest for Starbucks to serve alcohol.

Williamsburg »

Williamsburg Starbucks Left Company Name Off Liquor License Notice

A flier notifying neighbors was not clear enough about being a Starbucks, the board said.

East Williamsburg »

8-Story Affordable Housing Building Planned for Grand Street

The East Williamsburg building includes Section 8 housing for very low-income residents. 

Financial District »

9/11 Memorial Plaza Should Be Open 24 Hours a Day, Residents Say

The 9/11 Memorial Plaza is currently open from 7:30 a.m. to 9 p.m.

Williamsburg »

New Williamsburg Community Center Wins Support of CB1

The new building would expand services for the more than century-old after-school program.

South Street Seaport »

Seaport Task Force Objects to Developer's Planned 50-Story Tower

A working group asked Howard Hughes for a shorter building, plus new open spaces and bike paths.

Mott Haven »

Community Board 1 Wants Science Center to Replace 40th Precinct

The center would be a good idea for "any neighborhood," said District Manager Cedric Loftin.

Civic Center »

Ex-Giuliani Aide, Union Rep and Little League Head Among New CB1 Members

Four new members have been appointed to Manhattan's Community Board 1.

TriBeCa »

Gay Pride Organizers Promise Quieter Revelry on TriBeCa Pier This June

Three days of gay pride events will take place on Pier 26, where they drew noise complaints last year.

TriBeCa »

Historic Tall Ship Bringing Drinks and Oysters to TriBeCa's Pier 25

Now a floating museum, the sailboat Sherman Zwicker is slated to serve up history and drinks at Pier 25.