Greenwich Village

Best-sellers

Rankings for hard-cover books sold in Southern California, as reported by selected book stores:<p>Fiction<p>1."Legacy of Spies," by John le Carre (Viking: …

Entertainment

What to Drink at New York’s Acclaimed Up & Up

Here are the five drinks you need to try if you visit the Greenwich Village bar.<p>In the 1960s, 116 MacDougal Street was right in the middle of Greenwich Village’s beatnik scene. At the time, it was home to the Gaslight Cafe, which was a hangout for poets and musicians, including Bob Dylan.<p>If you go …

Manhattan

Want to Spot a Celebrity at Dinner? Here’s Where You Should Make a Reservation

1 of 91<p>THE CORNELIA STREET CAFE<p><b>New York City</b><p>Good friends Andy Cohen and Sarah Jessica Parker shared a low-key dinner at the Greenwich Village staple, …

Restaurants

This bacon, egg and cheese is packed into a dumpling

In honor of National Dumpling Day, the deliciously greasy mess will come wrapped up in a neat little dim sum package at Pinch Chinese.

Restaurants

Owner claims historic $20M mansion is a dangerous ‘death trap’

That’s one pricey fixer-upper.<p>The buyer of a $20 million Greenwich Village mansion with four fireplaces and a rooftop pool says the place is a death …

New York City

'Village Voice' delivers its last print edition

New York's venerable "Village Voice" newspaper delivered its final print edition on Wednesday after six decades as a cultural touchpoint and is now …

Norman Mailer

J.G. Melon’s Iconic Burger Now Sizzling on the Upper West Side

The third location of the restaurant opened this week<p>The legendary griddled burgers of <b>J.G. Melon</b> are now heating up the Upper West Side. The third location for the storied Upper East Side restaurant made its debut this week at 480 Amsterdam Avenue, at 83rd Street, as first spotted by West Side …

New York City

Why The Village Voice Was Crazy To Put Bob Dylan On Its Last Cover

Had I been eating soup when I saw the cover of this week’s farewell issue of the Village Voice, I would have spit up.<p>There, on the cover, is a …

Bob Dylan

St. Vincent on Her High-Profile Romances and Her Confessional New Album

“Isn’t it nice to be lying down?” Annie Clark asks me, her eyelids growing heavy over her inquisitive doe eyes. All afternoon, the musician has been steering us toward this moment, when she can kick off her shoes and kill two birds with one stone: doing an interview and getting a few moments of …

Culture

Seth Meyers Lists His Former West Village Apartment for $4.5 Million

The apartment where Meyers, who now resides in Greenwich Village with his family, once lived also had another celeb owner: Mary Louise Parker<p>Seth Meyers’s West Village apartment, which he recently listed for $4.5 million, isn't short on history. The sun-lit home, located within a 17-floor pre-war …

Seth Meyers

Exclusive New Residences at Eighty East Tenth in New York City

Prices for the 12-unit building start at $1.85 million.<p>Sales have officially launched at Eighty East Tenth, a 10-story building in Greenwich Village …

Architecture

Sasha Bikoff Is Bringing Back Old World Glamour

At Home With<p>By •<p>Sasha Bikoff invited the Observer into her Greenwich Village duplex. Scroll through to see inside the interior designer's chic …

Interior Design

The Erotic Artist Who Became the Queen of Bohemian New York

Clara Tice, <i>Nude with Butterfly</i>, n.d. Courtesy of Francis Naumann Fine Art.When the artist Clara Tice first showed her nudes—paintings and drawings …

Art

For $7.8M, a 172-year-old Greenwich Village townhouse with style to spare

A historic, renovated Greenwich Village townhouse that’s basically the Platonic ideal of historic, renovated Greenwich Village townhouses has just hit the market, asking $7.8 million. It’s located on West 11th Street between Sixth and Seventh Avenues, so one of the prettiest blocks in the …

Houses

Recharge–and Connect to the Past in Greenwich Village

Most Recent Videos<p>Video Contest Finalist: It Takes a Family –and a Village– to Make Wine<p>Becoming a Chef… and Reaching for Perfection<p>When is a Grape …

Manhattan

Human Rights Activist Edith Windsor Dies at 88

When the Stonewall Inn uprising electrified the gay rights movement in America, Edith Windsor had already been engaged to her partner, Thea Spyer, …

Equality

Selena Gomez and The Weeknd are reportedly living together

Meet the newest residents of New York City's Greenwich Village.<p>The very-in-love couple Selena Gomez and The Weeknd have quietly taken another big step in their relationship, sources say. <i>Entertainment Tonight</i> reports that the two have temporarily moved into "a low-rise luxury building in the heart …

Selena Gomez

Selena Gomez and The Weeknd have moved in together

And it's about time<p>Selena Gomez and The Weeknd announced their relationship to the world this year, making their first public appearance together at …

Selena Gomez

deb’s new york

<b>“Where should I eat when I come to New York City?”</b><p>… is the most Frequently Unanswered Frequently Asked Question on this site. If you’ve emailed me or …

New York City

New parents Derek and Hannah step out for date night

Monday is apparently date night for new parents Derek and Hannah Jeter.<p>The couple, who welcomed daughter Bella Raine Jeter last month, were spotted …

The Oscar Wilde Temple Opens Within The Church of the Village in Greenwich Village

This month, The Russell Chapel within The Church of the Village has been transformed into a space honoring one of the earliest forebears in the …

Oscar Wilde

Aunt Jake’s opening second location in Greenwich Village

Aunt Jake’s, a quirky pasta spot in Little Italy, is launching a second location in a Greenwich Village townhouse at 47 W. 8th St.<p>The upstairs spans …

Lifestyle

When is a Grape Ripe? Ripeness, Phenols & Acid Perception

Most Recent Videos<p>Climate Change Blending Lab: Pinot Grigio<p>Becoming a Chef… and Reaching for Perfection<p>When is a Grape Ripe? Ripeness, Phenols & Acid …

Manhattan

Starbucks’ whiskey-flavored coffee has arrived

Starbucks’ whiskey-flavored drink is now available in New York — but the only buzz you’ll get will be from the caffeine.<p>It’s not exacly an Irish …

Coffee

Homes for Sale in New York City

Click on the slide show to see this week’s featured properties in New York City:<p>• In Greenwich Village, a large alcove studio apartment in a 1960s co-op.<p>• In Murray Hill, a two-bedroom, one-and-a-half-bath penthouse in a 17-story co-op with three outdoor spaces.<p>• In Greenpoint, Brooklyn, a …

Real Estate

Moby Opened a Vegan Cocktail Bar in New York

The latest venture from the DJ will serve plant-based cocktails and food<p>Like the rest of New York City, the East Village’s most defining …

Vegan

Popular Korean Market H Mart Announces Second Manhattan Location

Plus, two more pasta restaurants open in NYC today<p>Signage for Korean grocery H Mart pops up Uptown<p>The area between Morningside Heights and the Upper West Side has quickly increased the number of Chinese and Korean restaurants recently, and now, it looks like <b>H Mart</b> — the Korean grocery store chain …

Restaurants

Aunt Jake's Expands Its Pasta-Making Operation To Greenwich Village

fullscreen<p>"The 'pastabilities' are endless!" quips the announcement for a second location of Aunt Jake's, which we will forgive because pasta is a …

New York City

Tim Robbins looks back at Bob Roberts, 25 years later

A right-wing celebrity millionaire challenges the political establishment and throws his hat in the ring for major elective office. He made a fortune …

Celebrity News

Forget the Gym---She'll Stick With Field Hockey

Nina Cheng may design feather earrings and fur-covered iPhone cases, but don’t call her girlie. The founder of Wild and Woolly accessories isn’t scared of grass-stained knees or bruised shins when she plays the sport she loves, field hockey.<p>Ms. Cheng knows how to handle a stick. She played field …

Lifestyle