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Curbed Features: Remembering the Grand Spectacle of the 1939 World's Fair

All photographs were taken by Harold Webber and printed by Henry Webber. A selection of these photographs is now on view until October 11th at The Civil Service Café and Gallery, 279 Nostrand Avenue, Brooklyn. "You should've seen it...

Hercules vs Vampires in concert

Location: Dorothy Chandler Pavilion, 135 N. Grand Avenue, Los Angeles, CA, 90012 Link out: Click here Description: Here is an oddball hybrid of cult cinema and high art: a screening of director Mario Bava’s 1961 Italian fantasy film Hercules in the Haunted World with a new operatic score sung live in place of the original soundtrack. The [...]

Groundbreakings: Millennial Mixed-User Hopes to Break Bland Mold in South Park

A brand-new village of mixed-users in cropping up on Olympic Boulevard, sandwiched between Grand Avenue and Hill Street (Olympic & Hill, Olympic & Olive, 1000 Grand Avenue). And a fourth mixed-user just...

DemoWatch: Petition Rallies Behind Historic Grand Circus High-Rise

2 weeks agoNews : The Newsroom

Preservationists are now coming to the defense of the Albert Kahn-designed Park Avenue Building in Grand Circus Park after the city of Detroit filed a request this summer to force its immediate demolition. In a petition put together...

Nosferatu with Live Organ Accompaniment on Halloween Night

Location: Walt Disney Concert Hall, 111 S Grand Avenue,  Los Angeles, CA 90012. Phone: (323) 850-2000 Link out: Click here Description: Clark Wilson performs a live accompaniment for the 1922 silent film NOSFERATU, directed by F.W. Murnau and based on Bram Stoker’s DRACULA. The film screens at 8pm on Halloween night. Note: As of August 24, the website’s [...]

Hangover Observations: OneEleven Celebrates Grand Opening with Rooftop Party

Event: The official grand opening party for OneEleven (aka 111 W. Wacker) hosted by Related Midwest and Michigan Avenue Magazine. In the house: The usual suspects - brokers/agents, Related staff, OneEleven's construction...

Ribbon Cutting: Pier 53 Takes Its First Bow Along The Delaware River

Mayor Nutter helps cut the ribbon on Washington Avenue Pier. Photos by James Jennings Pier 53 held its grand opening today down on the Delaware River. Prior to the ribbon cutting ceremony, we...


Four people stabbed in two incidents both along the Lexington Avenue line has some straphangers concerned. Three people were stabbed or slashed on the uptown 6 platform at Grand Central during the pre-dawn hours. A man who was intoxicated was arrested. Show More Summary

Regional Connector: The Metro board voted today to...

The Metro board voted today to fund the much-discussed pedestrian bridge that will allow direct access to Grand Avenue from the Second/Hope station on the forthcoming Regional Connector rail line. The bridge/elevator project will help riders avoid an uphill climb...

This Thursday (and Elsewhen) in San Diego

2 months agoGenres / Sci Fi : Whatever

Yes, I’ll be in San Diego this week, and all my events are on Thursday, the 24th. Here’s where you will find me: 1:30pm: Reading at the Grand Horton Theater, 444 4th Avenue (between Island and J streets). I’ll read a bit from Lock In, or I might decide to do something else. You never […]

Vintage Video: Kanye West at Freestyles at Fat Beats Opening

2 months agoMusic / Hip Hop & Rap : Nah Right

Wow. DJ Eclipse just liberated this footage of a young19 year-old Kanye spitting at the grand opening of the old Fat Beats store on 6th Avenue in the West Village. Eclipse gave Complex some context: “The original location of Fat Beats launched on July 14, 1994 which means FB just turned 20 years old! Business […]

Armand Assante’s girlfriend appears in Manhattan court with new lawyer

Giselle Oliveira, 34, was charged with grand larceny for racking up $40,000 on actor Josh Brolin's credit card and shoplifting $10,000 from Saks Fifth Avenue.

Gay Pride Street Style: Fishnet Briefs and Feathered Wings

3 months agoLifestyle / Fashion : The Cut

Yesterday, rainbow-attired individuals of all ages descended on Fifth Avenue for the annual Gay Pride Parade. This year marked the 45th anniversary of the Stonewall riots, and attendees — including Grand Marshall Laverne Cox, who showed up in a hot-pink bandage dress and was joined by some fellow Orange Is... More »

Big Ticket | A Grand Gothic Duplex for $16.5 Million

An upper Fifth Avenue duplex, with 12 rooms and 5,400 square feet of space, is the sale of the week.

Fatal train crash shuts down busy track in Orange County

A Metrolink train fatally struck a person in Santa Ana about 5:45 p.m., leading to the temporary closure of both tracks at the Grand Avenue crossing and affecting service of several trains in the area, a Metrolink spokesman said.

Photos: Scenes From Today's Puerto Rican Day Parade

  The 57th Annual Puerto Rican Day Parade rolled through 5th Avenue today, with well over a million people estimated to have gathered in Manhattan to show their pride and take in the sights. Participants included Grand Marshals Congresswoman Nydia Velazquez and City Council Speaker Melissa Mark-Viverito; Mayor Bill de Blasio, Gov. Show More Summary

On the Market: Pac Heights Home Once Owned by Meg Ryan Lists for $8.995M

This grand Pacific Avenue home has a more ornate facade than many of its pricey neighbors and was owned by Meg Ryan and Dennis Quaid back in the 1990s. It has been the...

Morning Linkage: Meathead's Malibu Chain Ban, Smarter to Rent Than Buy Now

· Grand Avenue Project's first building (apartments) will open October 1 · Rob Reiner talks about his anti-chain/anti-development initiative for Malibu · Buying is not such a good investment in LA anymore · Elysian Park gets new trees to...

The Printed Page: Inside Bette Midler's Triplex Penthouse on Fifth Avenue

Photo by William Waldron/Architectural Digest This month's Architectural Digest takes the grand tour of showstress Bette Midler's Fifth Avenue penthouse, a spread that looks over "Central Park's sun-sparkled reservoir" and is filled with "juicy" paintings with "gutsy brushstrokes or rugged...

William Tecumseh Sherman Shines Again

Of all the Civil War monuments in New York City my favorite is the William T. Sherman monument in Grand Army Plaza on Fifth Avenue. My wife and I have walked by the monument on numerous occasions over the past few years, but its deteriorating gold leaf surface forces visitors to imagine what this Saint-Gaudens […]

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