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Midtown »

East Midtown Rezoning Proposal Rejected by Community Boards

The boards' recommendation was the first step in a months-long review process for the proposal.

TriBeCa »

Upscale Italian Restaurant Brings the Hamptons to TriBeCa

Tutto Il Giorno, which has locations in Sag Harbor and Southampton, will open at 114 Franklin St.

TriBeCa »

Gay Pride Marches Downtown

Several Gay Pride weekend events are heading to TriBeCa's Pier 26, thanks to Pier 54's disrepair.

Governors Island »

Governors Island Welcomes Spas Under Redevelopment Plan

The Trust For Governors Island won community support to allow for a spa on the redeveloped island.

South Street Seaport »

Brooklyn Flea Bringing Food Vendors, Beer Garden to Seaport for Summer

A Brooklyn Flea beer garden and food market is headed to the Sandy-devastated Seaport for the summer.

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.