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Upper East Side »

La Maison Du Chocolat Opens Pop-Up Next to Flagship During Renovation

The store's facelift is happening in its 25th anniversary of opening in the U.S.

Upper East Side »

Hospital for Special Surgery Pitches In to Build East River Esplanade

Private institutions like the hospital and Rockefeller University will help improve the waterfront.

Prospect Heights »

Prospect Heights Playground Redesign Features Track, Turf and Waterworks

A renovation plan for Stroud Playground was approved last week by Community Board 8.

Carroll Gardens »

Smith Street's Cubana Cafe to Reopen This Summer

The longtime restaurant was shuttered during a months-long renovation. 

Gramercy »

Teddy Roosevelt's Birthplace Closing for $3.7M in Renovations

The brownstone at 28 E. 20th St., which dates back to 1923, will get a yearlong renovation.

Hamilton Heights »

Hamilton Heights Man Raises Money to Renovate Apartment For His Wheelchair

Butler Dowery's wheelchair can't fit through the doors of his kitchen and bathroom.

Red Hook »

Coffey Park to Reopen in June

The Red Hook park has been closed since last spring for renovations.

East Harlem »

International Art Fair Coming to Harlem's Corn Exchange Building

The fair will have work from 50 artists. It will be the first major event at the historic building.


Landmarks Approves 10 Jay St. Design that Honors Building's Sugar History

Developers are using oddly-shaped glass pieces in the design to represent sugar.

Hamilton Heights »

Legendary 'Battlegrounds' Basketball Courts Are Being Renovated, City Says

The park where greats such as Kareem Abdul-Jabbar got their start is set to get a makeover by the city.

Greenwich Village »

New School to Build Performing Arts Hub Featuring a 'Glass Box' Theater

The New School is revamping Arnhold Hall on 13th Street with new performing arts spaces.

Crown Heights »

Nursing Home to Replace Former St. Mary's Hospital in Crown Heights

Centers Health Care needs city approval to build the 281-bed facility in the Buffalo Avenue building.

Forest Hills »

Century-Old Forest Hills Kiosks Undergo Major Facelift Using Hawaiian Lava

The roofs for the Station Square kiosks also use tile with a rare blue color.

Prospect Heights »

Shared Workspace With Pour-Over Coffee and Roof Deck Coming to Brooklyn

The first New York location for Industrious will open in mid-March in Prospect Heights.

Red Hook »

Red Hook Lobster Pound to Apply for Full Liquor License

The popular seafood shack will appear before Community Board 6 next week.