Sasha Noe, Matt Ross, and Eric Finkelstein in their new location. Court Street Grocers owners Eric Finkelstein and Matt Ross have built a business out of digging deep into Americana, stocking the shelves of their Carroll Gardens original with a collector’s haul of regional comestibles and serving over-the-top sandwiches inspired by American classics. Show More Summary
Mannes is moving next month from the Upper West Side to join New School in Greenwich Village. The aim is less Brahms, more contemporary. To that end, the college has gone out hiring, among others: Composers Lowell Liebermann, Missy Mazzoli (pictured) and David Little, violinist Miranda Cuckson, cellist Jeffrey Zeigler, pianist Jeremy Denk, Met concertmaster […]
Walking through Washington Square Park in Greenwich Village yesterday we came across Rasheed & The Jazz Collective performing a wonderful 22 minute version of “The Way You Look Tonight”, the perfect soundtrack for a warm summer day in New York City. Several times during the song Rasheed plays a solo on two trumpets at the […]
Pin it Sex and the City writer Candace Bushnell relisted her Greenwich Village one bedroom for $2.6 million this month. The prewar co-op was listed three years ago, and also formerly on the rental market for $8,000 a month. READ MOR...
Every month we let someone help Jeff Bayer round out his film education. This month it's well-traveled actor Pat Healy.
For only five nights in the fall of 1973, a documentary called “Year of the Woman” played at the Fifth Avenue Cinema in Greenwich Village. Crowds lined up around the block. Arthur Schlesinger Jr., described it as “the greatest combination...Show More Summary
A 72-year-old man was attacked by a homeless woman wielding a pair of scissors while walking in Greenwich Village this week, according to police. [ more › ]
Julia Roberts has listed her three-bedroom Greenwich Village apartment, which includes multiple terraces for enjoying the skyline.
To a Jew growing up in New York in the 1950s and ’60s, Theodore Bikel was bigger than Zero Mostel, bigger than Peter, Paul & Mary, bigger than Yul Brynner. He was Broadway, Greenwich Village and Hollywood turned out in one very good looking package, with lefty-unionist credentials an added plus. Show More Summary
Roadside Attractions will bow Roland Emmerich’s Stonewall about the 1969 Greenwich Village riots that started America's LGBT rights movement on Sept. 25. Back in March, Roadside announced that they acquired U.S. rights. For EmmerichShow More Summary
Pin it Name: Amanda Holstein and her dog, Auggie Location: Greenwich Village; New York, NY Size: 400-450 square feet Years lived in: 1 year; Rented Amanda lives on a great street in Manhattan, full of life and energy. When you walk into...Show More Summary
Pin it Want to live like America's Sweetheart? For celebrity real estate, Julia Roberts' Greenwich Village penthouse is practically affordable at $4.5 million. READ MORE »
Many New Yorkers would cling to a three-bedroom, three-bath penthouse with a terrace, but not Julia Roberts. The actress has listed her apartment in Greenwich Village, which she's owned for nearly five years, for $4.5 million. Real-estate...Show More Summary
It’s a pretty pad for a “Pretty Woman.”
A Manhattan chocolate factory will soon be stamping "Made in Brooklyn" onto its boxes of sweets. Koppers Specialty Chocolate, which has made its signature bite-size chocolate balls in Greenwich... To view the full story, click the title link.
A favorite getaway for gourmands in New York’s Greenwich Village, Gotham Bar and Grill—named the city’s best American restaurant by Zagat—is celebrating summer with a new Mediterranean-inspired menu from chef Alfred Portale that will be served until the end of August. Show More Summary
This week, strategize about gentrification, probe the lives of famous artists, reimagine Charlie Chaplin in Greenwich Village, discuss the benefits of failure, and more in a very sunny and hot NYC.
The only part of my father that wasn’t cremated was his glass eye. In protest of letting him go completely, I went to a Greenwich Village jeweler and had his prosthetic eye set into a silver skull ring that I wore on my index finger....Show More Summary
Sarah Jessica Parker’s and Matthew Broderick’s loss on their townhouse totaled a whopping $745,000. In 2011, the couple purchased the 150-year-old townhouse in Greenwich Village for $18,995,000. Nearly a year later, they decided to place their home up for sale, listing it at $24.99 million. Show More Summary
Sarah Jessica Parker and Matthew Broderick sold their 150-years old townhouse in Greenwich Village for $18.25 million. Though they just made New York’s most expensive real estate closing, they made a loss of no less than $750K on $18.995 million they had paid for it in 2011. Show More Summary