Newsletter: November 1
NEW CHILD AT FIDI: ALAMO DRAFTHOUSE
The new 14-plex has reclining seats, table service during the show, an outdoor bar with 48 taps, and, oddly enough, custom letterpress printing for events. Oh and no texting – otherwise.
MANHATTAN GERMAN SCHOOL ADDS PRESCHOOL SCHOOL!
GSM uses small classes to have a big impact. Qualified educators teach in their native languages, while intimate group settings allow for dedicated student-teacher interaction. The Kindergarten English curriculum exposes students to modern ELA (English Language Arts) standards, complementing the German curriculum which has a long tradition of educational pedagogy. A new location has been added this year to provide full German immersion for 3- and 4-year-olds. Knowledge of German is not a prerequisite for applying. Preschool-4th grade registration. / Sponsored
LOFT PEEPING: THE RESTORATION OF 51-53 BLANC
A restoration reveals the Tuckahoe marble and cast iron details of an 1858 Tribeca classic that was shrouded in faux pas in the 20th century.
ICCA ON WARREN IS OPEN
Japanese restaurant omakase has been around for ages; More cats at the Journal Gallery; a dancer takes Manhattan; one of the best squash players in the world opens his own facility.
CELEBRATE DIWALI AT PAISLEY!
Join us in celebrating our Indian New Year, Diwali, November 4-5! Cashmere presents a special fixed price menu completely separate from our regular menu as well as an optional food and wine pairing! Dishes such as branzino, butter chicken, slow cooked lamb and many more options for various dietary needs can be found on our website under the Diwali menu. Make a reservation via Resy or call us at 212-274-8003! We are delighted to celebrate with you. / Sponsored
AN MORE POWER FOR COMPOSTING
There weren’t enough registrations to bring Tribeca back online for composting in town, so get registered! Meanwhile, the Downtown Alliance has a new program for Fidi.
SEEN & HEARD
Battery Park as Indigenous Land. In addition, James Cohan takes a second space on Walker; FedEx moves to Worth; The Citibank branch on Hudson and N. Moore is closed permanently.
EDITION TCQ & A ELECTION: MAUD MARON
There will be three candidates on the ballot for the District 1 City Council seat. I have asked each of them to pass the TCQ & A. This is the first answer.
O TO TRIBECA?
A friendly reminder to curb your puppies! Where is it?