Manhattan

In New York's gentrifying neighborhoods, market drops are sharper than the rest of the city

In-demand areas experience sharper drop off when the market softens<p>The sluggish rental market in Manhattan and Brooklyn appears to be providing a bit …

Real Estate

Dozens of Investors Show Interest in Plaza Hotel

About 50 private-equity firms, foreign governments and other investors have expressed interest in New York’s Plaza Hotel since the majority owner put it on the block last month, according to the broker handling the sales process.<p>Jeffrey Davis, international director at JLL Hotels and Hospitality …

Hotels

Gossip Girl Characters: Where Are They Now?

XOXO....<p>Hey, Upper East Siders, ever wonder what happened to the scheming socialites and Gatsby-esque villains who seemed to always circle S and B? Well we know all their secrets, and we're totally here to tell. (Incidentally, among other projects, Blake Lively had two kids and starred in a shark …

TV

Gossip Girl: On the set of the spin-off that never happened

Ten years ago, <i>Gossip Girl</i> premiered and the country became obsessed with the Upper East Side, Herve Leger dresses and, more importantly, Blake Lively’s hair. The series became such a phenomenon that The CW even attempted to craft a backdoor pilot for a spin-off at the end of season 2.<p>But it just …

Entertainment

NYC Taking Steps to Prepare for Megastorm, Still Has Ways To Go

New seawall facing delays, subway storm covers "far from finished"<p>My first question for Robert Freudenberg, the vice president of energy and …

New York City

A Solution to New York City’s Gridlock

New York commuters ably survived the “summer of hell” that Gov. Andrew Cuomo had forecast because of repair work at the hobbled Pennsylvania Station. Now Manhattan is enduring a different form of hellishness: severe Midtown traffic as the United Nations General Assembly convenes and world leaders …

Opinion

NYPD: Teen Stabbed After Refusing To Give Stranger A Beer In Lower Manhattan

<i>(NYPD)</i><p>A 16-year-old boy was hanging out near the Staten Island Ferry Terminal in lower Manhattan early Saturday morning when police say he was …

New York City

10 Years On, Why Dan Humphrey Was The Worst Character On Gossip Girl

It's been a decade but we’re still not over how truly awful Penn Badgley’s character was, and present the case for him being the real villain of the …

TV

9 Things We Learned From Jerry Seinfeld's Netflix Special

The Netflix special <i>Jerry Before Seinfeld</i> is a casual look back at how the creator of the hit show <i>Seinfeld</i> became one of the world's most influential …

Comedy

Visvim Sets Up Shop in Tribeca

Fans of Hiroki Nakamura, rejoice. The luxury Japanese brand Visvim has opened up an outpost down in Tribeca, and with handcrafted "Jibari-Shiki" …

Tribeca

Pete Wells Fanboys Over East Village Fixture Prune

Two stars for Gabrielle Hamilton’s NYC classic<p>While attempting to distance himself from onetime friend and longtime colleague chef <b>Gabrielle Hamilton</b>, <i>New York Times</i> critic Pete Wells simultaneously fanboys over the <b>Prune</b> owner and <i>Times</i> columnist in his latest review of the longtime East Village …

New York City

Gossip Girl 10 Years Later: How Upper East Siders Shocked the World and Changed Pop Culture Forever

Good morning Upper East Siders. The top story on the page today? It's been an entire decade since <i>Gossip Girl</i> first premiered. 10 whole years since …

TV

Samovarchik Brings GREAT COMET Pierogi to New York's Lower East Side

From food, entertainment, and nightlife entrepreneurs Darren Sussman and Roman Gambourg (FEN Group) comes Samovarchik, a new fast-casual …

New York City

Shake Shack Finally Moves Into the West Village

Plus, a secret menu at Agern<p>Shake Shack packs it up and moves to the West Village<p>The West side of Manhattan is practically a <b>Shake Shack</b> wasteland, but no more. For the burger giant’s 17th New York City location, it’s moving into the West Village at 225 Varick Street. The previously Shack-barren …

New York City

From high fashion to high-vis jackets

<b>Ex-England captain Wayne Rooney is preparing to do 100 hours of community service for a drink-driving offence.</b><p>Removing graffiti, clearing wasteland, picking litter and maintaining park football pitches are among the jobs the multi-millionaire could be ordered to do.<p>People given these types of …

Naomi Campbell

Pierogis made for Broadway find new home in restaurant

NEW YORK (AP) — Producers of the now-closed Broadway musical "Natasha, Pierre and the Great Comet of 1812" are keeping enthusiasm in the show going by opening a place to serve pierogis like the ones made for show attendees.<p>The New York restaurant is called Samovarchik and is located on the Lower …

Business

The Best Bagels You Can Order on the Internet

After a long day of fasting, nothing tastes better than a fresh, doughy bagel with cream cheese and lox for Yom Kippur break fast, which is …

New York City

How To Get Around New York City Like a Pro

New York City is big and crowded and loud and chaotic and -- we promise you -- like nowhere else on earth. But even for seasoned travelers, …

Statue of Liberty

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

New Pre-K Center Slated to Open on Upper East Side in 2019, Officials Say

UPPER EAST SIDE — A universal pre-kindergarten center with 180 seats is coming to East 76th Street, providing spots in a neighborhood clamoring for …

New York City

Trump begins first U.N. remarks by mentioning his building across the street

President Trump began his first comments at the United Nations as commander-in-chief by mentioning his building that sits across the street.<p>After …

Nikki Haley

Former White Cube Director Sara Kay Opens a Blue-Chip Gallery on the Lower East Side

Art World<p>The Lower East Side's newest gallery comes from art world veteran Sara Kay.<p>,<p>The list of stops for your next Lower East Side art crawl just …

Art

‘His face turned blue’: 9-year-old boy dies while playing soccer

A 9-year-old boy was killed playing soccer in Manhattan on Sunday when he mischievously jumped up and grabbed onto a goal post — and it fell and …

Good News

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 …

Greenwich Village

The ‘Mother!’ of all premieres

Even after basting those stripes together, Betsy Ross never saw a longer press line than for Paramount’s newie “Mother!” It stretched to Delaware. …

New York City

5 Reasons Why Bodegas (A 'Hood Staple) Should Remain Untouched

Bodegas are as fundamental to New York City as the subway. These friendly neighborhood mom-and-pop corner stores are a cross between a 24-hour deli …

New York City

Upscale children's retailer Giggle closes two of three locations; unclear how long third will remain open

And giggle.com is directing shoppers to brick-and-mortar stores.<p>Giggle is closing its three New York City stores.<p>The city-based children's gear and …

New York City

I Think About This a Lot: The Gossip Girl Murder Confession

<i>I Think About This a Lot</i> <i>is a series dedicated to private memes: images, videos, and other random trivia we are doomed to play forever on loop in our</i> …

Blake Lively

Gossip Girl is celebrating its 10-year anniversary and so naturally, we are too

It’s a celebration of so much more than <i>Gossip Girl’s</i> decade passing. It’s a celebration of fashion, style, friendship and lessons learnt.<p>Today marks …

Blake Lively

'Gossip Girl' Turns 10! Here Are the Show's 9 Fashion Pieces We'll Never Forget

September 19 marks the 10th anniversary of <i>Gossip Girl</i>'s premiere on The CW.<p>There were so many things to love about <i>Gossip Girl</i> and the insane amount …

Blake Lively