City watchers embraced the recent news that Frank Gehry has been rehired as designer of the Grand Avenue project. This is the $650 million stack of towers and plazas long-planned next to Disney Hall, also designed by Gehry. Walt Disney...Show More Summary
Reliable late-night Mexican munchies mecca San Loco has served its last Burrito Grande on Avenue A. The "Gringo-Mex" joint closed its doors after 15 years, reports EV Grieve; the original location on 2nd Avenue, as well as the LES and Williamsburg outposts, are still in operation. [ more › ]
When I was 18, I fell in love. Seriously, it was love at first sight. All I could picture was wedding bells. That was the day I met my dream venue. Photo credit: Boston Avenue / Liberty Grand, Toronto, ON This was the location…
The pretty cool-looking Broad Museum on Grand Avenue was supposed to open this year, but the museum announced today that they've now pushed the date back to 2015. But as consolation, they've...
Critic's Notebook: The Broad museum's opening date is delayed to 2015, but more interesting is who will run its planned plaza and how. The leaders of Eli Broad's planned Grand Avenue museum of postwar and contemporary art, to be called simply the Broad, will make news in three separate ways on Monday.
The leaders of Eli Broad's planned Grand Avenue museum of contemporary art, to be called simply the Broad, will make news in three separate ways on Monday.
KDHX 88.1 FM, St. Louis' community radio station since 1987 has recently moved from it's humble studio on Magnolia Avenue in the Tower Grove East neighborhood to a spectacular new facility in Grand Center.From this: To this: Inspired...Show More Summary
As the Atlanta Streetcar gears up for its grand opening, Downtown groups are working on additional upgrades to a long-overlooked part of Auburn Avenue. To help spruce up Sweet Auburn's look and feel, Central Atlanta Progress and theShow More Summary
Will SoCal lead the state Legislature? Plan for Grand Avenue gets Supes' OK. No charges for cop who shot at phantom Dorner. Lucy Jones to work with City Hall. Film and TV production has really fallen since 1996. That odd Eagle Rock meme. The Velaslavasay Panorama, two tweets of the day and more.
For more than a decade, the huge, multi-use Grand Avenue Project has been stuck in the fetal stages (except for one lone tower). But now things have finally started to move on...
Ariana Grande posted a video singing her song "Honeymoon Avenue," with a lullaby twist. Check out the video here: Ariana Grande – Honeymoon Avenue (Lullaby Edition) – Video first appeared on Rickey.org • The Voice • American Idol • The X Factor
The Arquitectonica-designed apartment tower on what's known as Grand Avenue's Parcel M topped off a few weeks ago and, along with next-door neighbor The Broad museum, makes a nice addition to once-stagnant...
London shopping mecca Dover Street Market opened in New York on Saturday, bringing throngs of accessorized people to Lexington Avenue and 30th Street for the grand opening. Despite long lines (someone had apparently camped out for four days), shoppers seemed to be in good spirits as they waited to get... More »
Robbie Hill & The Blues 62?s – Price To Pay (Music Avenue/Blues Boulevard) Young Scottish singer and guitarist Robbie Hill was a promising newcomer to the blues scene when Otis Grand advised him to head to Helsinki and stretch his parameters. This CD proves how he heeded the big man’s good advice. Once in Finland, […]
The chandelier was briefly used at the original Grand Central Oyster Bar. The 5,000-square-foot Grand Central Oyster Bar Brooklyn opens on Fifth Avenue in the heart of Park Slope today, with fresh fish, chowders, and sixteen variations of bivalves. Show More Summary
Multiplying. Hot off its big Third and 3rd grand opening this morning in Brooklyn, Whole Foods now says it plans to open yet another NYC location, at Sixth Avenue between 41st and 42nd Streets near Bryant Park. The two-story, 32,000-square-foot...Show More Summary
A very old-looking sign for Kelly Motor Trucks has been unearthed at a construction site near Eleventh Street and Grand Avenue; a tipster sent along these photos, along with an article from...
Adding some star power to the scene, Dita Von Teese and Blake Lively showed up at the Van Cleef & Arpels 5th Avenue Flagship store grand opening last night (December 10). The “Gossip Girl” starlet was all smiles as she made her arrival,...Show More Summary
With numerous high-profile projects already in various stages of design, including Facebook headquarters, Los Angeles' Grand Avenue and the President Eisenhower memorial in Washington, architect Frank Gehry has signed on to create a new performance space named for conductor Gustavo Dudamel in Venezuela.
This Week's Top Stories: On Monday, Related Cos. unveiled the newest version of the Grand Avenue project once again designed by Frank Gehry, and early reviews were positive. Punk icon Johnny Rotten, of the Sex Pistols, has listed hi...