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New York Today: New York Today: Rulers and Runways
Thursday: A school-age fashion designer, Community Day at the U.S. Open and a cornucopia of courses.
358 points by The New York Times | New York City Manhattan New Jersey Brooklyn Staten Island Lower East Side Queens New York
Vanity Ballroom target of restoration hopes
Designation as a National Treasure could spur development of neighborhood and Vanity Ballroom        
-1 points by The Detroit News | Detroit Detroit River Lake Saint Clair Grosse Pointe Lower East Side Grosse Pointe Park Michigan Vice president House
Historic Vanity Ballroom target of restoration hopes
Designation as a National Treasure could spur development of neighborhood and Vanity Ballroom        
-1 points by The Detroit News | Detroit Detroit River Lake Saint Clair Grosse Pointe Lower East Side Grosse Pointe Park Michigan Vice president House
Jefferson-Chalmers neighborhood targeted for investment
Designation as a National Treasure could spur development of neighborhood and Vanity Ballroom        
-1 points by The Detroit News | Detroit Detroit River Lake Saint Clair Grosse Pointe Lower East Side Grosse Pointe Park Michigan Vice president House
This NYC neighborhood has the highest booze enforcement rate
Don’t drink on your stoop in East Harlem or it’ll cost you $25. Police in Manhattan’s 25th Precinct blitzed 2,399 people with tickets for quaffing booze from open containers last year, the highest alcohol enforcement rate in the city at 5,363 tickets per 100,000 residents, a Post analysis of NYPD records and census data shows....
101 points by New York Post | Manhattan New York City The Bronx Lower East Side Drinking culture United States communities with Hispanic majority populations Drink Police
Rhonda Kave loves teaching New Yorkers how to make gourmet food
Rhonda Kave loves teaching New Yorkers how to make gourmet truffles and buttercrunch toffee — once they discover her Lower East Side store. Enter Vimbly and If Only, two sites that aggregate experiential gifts. After reopening Roni-Sue’s Chocolates in September to focus on workshops, Kave began advertising on these platforms. Since then, bookings for her...
181 points by New York Post | New York City Lower East Side Manhattan Rooms Workshop
EXCLUSIVE: Muggers say 'sorry' to man as they use Taser on him
What a shocking crime.
119 points by Daily News | Manhattan Lower East Side New York City Sinai Peninsula English-language films Crime Yiddish theatre Middle East
Bowery, once gross, now bursts with boutique gyms
When Vanessa Packer opened her boutique fitness studio on the Bowery in 2014, the street was lined with industrial-furniture stores, hostels and tagged buildings. In other words, the Soho resident says, the area “needed polish.” But Packer, now 32, loved its location, especially since her boutique-gym-loving neighbors were running uptown or to Brooklyn to work...
48 points by New York Post | Houston Street Exercise Manhattan Interval training Lower East Side Neighborhoods in Manhattan High-intensity interval training Ballet
Embrace the French dip sandwich immediately
Take a dip. Or five. At the new Upper West Side restaurant Maison Pickle (2309-2315 Broadway; 212-496-9100), there are nearly half a dozen different French dip sandwiches on the menu, from a classic beef number with horseradish aioli ($18) to a lamb version with mint chimichurri sauce ($23). Owner Jacob Hadjigeorgis has been obsessed with...
360 points by New York Post | Manhattan New York City Broadway Beef Neighborhoods in Manhattan Lower East Side Sandwich Meat
NYPD cops are using illegal license plate covers to thwart traffic cameras
Scores of NYPD cops have installed illegal flash-reflecting plastic covers on their personal-vehicle license plates that can thwart toll and traffic cameras — and officials said a crackdown is under way. An “Inside Edition” investigation shared exclusively with The Post before its airing Thursday found covers on the plates of more than 100 cars displaying...
4112 points by New York Post | Manhattan New York City Lower East Side Police Constable English-language films Driving Traffic
SEE IT: Trump-touting road-rage driver spews anti-Muslim hate
Shocking video shows a man driving an SUV in Queens went on an obscenity-laced anti-Muslim rant, deriding another driver as a terrorist.
1035 points by Daily News | Japanese American internment Assault Hatred Abuse Lower East Side Hate speech Hate crime Donald Trump
New York Today: New York Today: Anatomy of a Scandal
Wednesday: Bridgegate, a culinary history of the Great Depression, and picturing race in America.
133 points by The New York Time | New York City Manhattan Staten Island Ferry New Jersey Staten Island Hudson River Lower East Side Brooklyn