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TriBeCa »

'Mellow Yellow' Sculpture On Its Way to TriBeCa Park

A 9-foot, shiny, yellow sculpture will be on display at TriBeCa Park from May through October.

TriBeCa »

Dilapidated TriBeCa Landmarks Finally On the Road to Recovery

Three 19th-century buildings on Canal Street are finally being fixed, after years of violations.

TriBeCa »

Ad Agency Finally Wins TriBeCa Locals' Support in Bid to Serve Booze

After months of discussion, Spring Studios won the support of a CB1 committee in its liquor license bid.

Financial District »

Residents Fume Over Demolition Plan For Former Stock Exchange Building

Developers plan to shut down a block of Cedar Street to demolish 22 Thames St., a century-old building.

Financial District »

Popular Downtown Schools Add Whopping 148 Children to Wait-List

Most of lower Manhattan's elementary schools have placed children on long wait-lists.

Financial District »

Midtown Pub Stout NYC On Tap to Open in Financial District

The popular Stout NYC is opening a new bar at the corner of John and Gold streets.

Battery Park City »

Renderings Released for Long-Delayed Pier A, Now Opening In May 2014

The Battery Park City Authority will finally turn the property over to developers in June.

Civic Center »

CB1 Welcomes 5 New Members Including Architect, Entrepreneur and Shop Owner

Marco Pasanella, Jason Friedman, Elizabeth Lewinsohn, Kathleen Gupta and Sarah Currie-Halpern join CB1.

TriBeCa »

Chelsea's Cafeteria Plans TriBeCa Outpost in Expanded Cosmopolitan Hotel

The Chelsea hot spot, which serves breakfast until 5 p.m., is slated to open in TriBeCa.

Financial District »

Residents Want Dogs Permanently Banned from Financial District Park

Fed up with dogs "pooping and peeing" on the greenery, locals want pooches banned at DeLury Square Park.

TriBeCa »

Sandy-Damaged Capsouto Freres Restaurant May Not Reopen

Capsouto Freres, which has anchored Washington Street for more than three decades, may close for good.

Financial District »

Fulton Street Building Being Torn Down After Two Massive Fires, City Says

The Department of Buildings has condemned 140 Fulton St. and ordered it torn down.

TriBeCa »

London Ad Agency Can't Sell Itself to TriBeCa Locals in Bid to Serve Booze

High-profile Spring Studios, slated to open at 50 Varick St., is having trouble winning over CB1.

Midtown East »

Downtown and Long Island City Join East Midtown Rezoning Fight

Community boards for the two neighborhoods may join a multi-board task force in Midtown.