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Upper East Side & Roosevelt Island »

Egyptian Man Accused of Groping Pierre Hotel Maid Pleads Guilty

Mahmoud Abdel-Salam Omar, 74, admitting to kissing and groping a maid against her will at the Pierre.

Greenwich Village & SoHo »

Hotel Developer Pays $12M for SoHo Property, Report Says

Fortuna Realty Hotel SoHo has bought 523-25 Greenwich Street for $12.7 million, according to a report.

Midtown & Theater District »

Residents Battle West 15th Street Tower

Residents say the project at 31 W. 15th St. is out-of-character with the residential block.

Chelsea & Hell's Kitchen »

Yotel Hotel Welcomes First Guests in Hell's Kitchen

The Yotel overcame a few technical glitches and earned positive reviews from its first wave of guests.

Manhattan »

Manhattan's Coolest Pools for Summer

From swank rooftop refuges to free public pools for the whole family, these swim spots have something for every budget.

Midtown & Theater District »

Muse Hotel Agrees to Silence Bellhops' Whistles

Residents say their block has been besieged by the shrill sound of whistles blown by bellhops at the Midtown hotel.

Midtown & Theater District »

IMF Chief Awaits Arraignment After Alleged Midtown Sex Attack

Dominique Strauss-Kahn also faces unlawful imprisonment charges in the alleged attack on a maid.

Midtown & Theater District »

I.M.F. Director Dominique Strauss-Kahn Arrested for Alleged Midtown Sex Attack

Strauss-Kahn, 62, who was yanked off a flight at JFK Saturday, allegedly attacked a maid at a Midtown hotel.

Midtown & Theater District »

New Developers Sign on to Reopen Donnell Library

After years of stalled construction, Orient-Express Hotels will sell its rights to the Donnell Library site.

Midtown & Theater District »

New Condo-Hotel Complex in the Works For Donnell Library

Plans to build a new library will not be impacted by any deal, a library spokeswoman said.

Midtown & Theater District »

Portuguese Model Considering Insanity Defense in Brutal Hotel Murder

A lawyer for Portuguese model and accused killer Renato Seabra, 21, said he is considering a psychiatric defense.

Midtown & Theater District »

Bellhop Whistles Drive Some Midtown Tenants Mad

Some residents are considering suing the Muse Hotel on West 46th Street because of noisy whistling.

Greenwich Village & SoHo »

Mondrian SoHo Hotel Opens on Crosby Street

The Mondrian SoHo hotel, designed by Benjamin Noriega Ortiz, opened on Crosby Street Tuesday.

Chelsea & Hell's Kitchen »

Stanley Bard Looks to Buy Hotel Chelsea

Stanley Bard, who was ousted as the Hotel Chelsea's manager in 2007, is reportedly looking to buy the hotel.

Midtown & Theater District »

Dueling Union Protests Baffle Midtown Tourists

Two union demonstrations on the same block have had tourists wondering whether they've stumbled onto a movie shoot.