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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.

TriBeCa »

New High-End Mexican Restaurant Faces Opposition From Neighbors in TriBeCa

Neighbors' complaints convinced a CB1 committee to vote against a restaurant's bid for a liquor license.

Civic Center »

South Street Seaport Redevelopment Hearing Packed Like Sardines

Hundreds packed City Hall for a chance to weigh in on the proposal for redeveloping Pier 17.

Financial District »

New Pedestrian Plazas Coming to Water Street

Improvements including plazas and shortened crosswalks will be done by Labor Day, the DOT said.

Financial District »

'Amazing Spider-Man 2' to Film Downtown in April

The 'Spider-Man' flick is scheduled to shoot at landmarked FiDi building 20 Exchange Place next month.

Civic Center »

City Announces Deal to Sell Two Downtown Buildings for Nearly $250M

The developers have agreed to build a new audio-visual center for the community as part of the deal.