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Alfonso Soriano to Yankees: Cubs Officially Trade Star OF to New York

Alfonso Soriano has been a Chicago Cub for the past seven seasons, but the 37-year-old outfielder is moving on to greener pastures, as the Cubbies have dealt him to the New York Yankees for minor-league pitcher Corey Black (via CBS' Jon Heyman) ahead of the July 31 non-waiver trade deadline. Gordon …

Baseball

Mario Batali Introduces ‘Mario by Mary’ Catering Line

The illustrious chef has catered private events in the past through his restaurants, and now <i>The Wall Street Journal</i> reports that Mario Batali has put …

MTA: Weekend Subway Track Work Will Disrupt Service On 18 Of 20 Subway Lines

<b>NEW YORK (CBSNewYork)</b> — It’s going to be slower going on the rails this weekend.<p>The Metropolitan Transit Authority says construction and maintenance …

All'Onda, Matsonusuke NY, and More Coming Soon

<i>This is The Plywood Report. Notice any restaurant plywood while you're out and about? Send it our way.</i><p>Grid View<p>Plywood Report 7/26<p>A look at All'Onda, Chris Jaeckle's coming Italian restaurant. [Photo: Emma Kestler]<br>• Signage for Matsunosuke in the West Village. [Photo: Robert Siestema]<br>• Outside …

Business

Cabrini Medical Center Headed for Residential Conversion

Well, that didn't take long. Three months after news broke that the <b>Chetrit Group</b> planned to buy the <b>Cabrini Medical Center</b> on East 19th Street, conversion plans have been filed with the DOB to turn the properties into residential units. The applications show plans for <b>more than 250 units</b> spread …

Designer Goods Pop Up At Bumble And Bumble Downtown

We trust <b>Bumble and bumble</b> for all our hairstyling needs, so we're pretty confident in their ability to curate a good pop up. For one night only at their <b>Meatpacking</b> salon, they're hosting "Art Mash III," a collection of designer pop-up shops. Check out what <b>Scout, Catbird, Triviál, Zana Bayne</b>, and …

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Daniel Gets Demoted; Soho House Determined To Enter LES

<i>This week's top dish from Eater NY, Curbed's restaurant, bar, and nightlife blog...</i><p>[Photo via Daniel Krieger.]<p><b>1) Upper East Side:</b> <i>NYT</i> restaurant critic Pete Wells demoted Daniel from four stars to three, and then the world exploded.<p><b>2) Chelsea & FiDi & Chinatown:</b> Dining guru Robert Sietsema has put …

Now you can see Sharknado on the big screen

Who really knows why <i>Sharknado</i> was such a success: Was it because the concept was so dumb that people <i>had</i> to watch to see what happened? Was it the …

Celebrity Gossip

Santonio Holmes unsure on return

CORTLAND, N.Y. -- Santonio Holmes' training camp is off to a rocky start.<p>On the way to the SUNY campus, the New York Jets wide receiver's Cadillac …

Football (U.S.)