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Upper West Side »

Building Discriminates Against Older Tenants With Gym Ban, Complaint Says

Rent-regulated Stonehenge Village tenants have been blocked from using the building's gym.

Sunset Park »

Youth Boxing Club Ready to Fight for Training Space in Sunset Park

The Atlas Foundation Cops and Kids Club wants to reopen in Sunset Park after being forced out in 2007.

Upper East Side »

Airbnb-Style Fitness Site Lets New Yorkers Book Private Classes on Own Time

BoSoul matches small groups with instructors for low-cost, private fitness classes.

Upper West Side »

Equinox Gym on Amsterdam Avenue Evacuated After Fire Breaks Out

A fire started just before 11 a.m. at the Equinox on Amsterdam Avenue near 76th Street.

Bed-Stuy »

Construction Workers Open New Cafe in Bed-Stuy

Kava Shteeble was opened after construction workers noticed a lack of coffee options.

Upper West Side »

Gym Ban for Rent-Regulated Building Tenants is 'Apartheid,' Say Opponents

Stonehenge Village is facing a discrimination complaint filed by Public Advocate Letitia James.

Upper West Side »

Rent-Stabilized Residents Barred From Using Building's New Gym

The management company at an UWS building opened the gym only to market-rate tenants. 

Red Hook »

Red Hook Transfer School's Cheerleading Team Is Only for the 'Tough'

South Brooklyn Community High School started its first official cheerleading squad last fall.

Columbus Circle »

CrossFit Enthusiasts Aim to Spark Rowing Trend in Columbus Circle

Row House will mimic the high-energy atmosphere of spinning classes.


Water Street Hotel to Feature Rooftop Pool and Lounges, Renderings Show

The proposed eight-story hotel at 247 Water St. will include a restaurant, lounges and a gym.

Prospect-Lefferts Gardens »

Planet Fitness Moving Into Phat Albert Discount Shop on Flatbush Avenue

The mammoth discount clothier and home supply store will soon share space with a new budget gym.

Chelsea »

Chelsea Condo Board Sues CrossFit Gym Over Noisy Weight-Dropping

Brick New York urges its bodybuilders to repeatedly drop heavy weights on the ground, the lawsuit claims.

Lower East Side »

LES School Installs Bouncy Floor So Lobby Can Double as Gym

P.S. 110 has no gym but installed a springy floor in its multipurpose lobby.

Williamsburg »

Auto Repair Shop Doubles as Gym to Keep Staff Strong

The owner of the 59-year-old family auto repair shop visits his makeshift gym five times daily.

Williamsburg »

6,000-Sq-Foot Preschool With Gym and Outdoor Space Comes to Williamsburg

The New York Kids Club, a franchise with 10 locations around the city, is coming to Williamsburg.