Monthly Archives: December 2015

Family Offers $5K for Info on Man Who Disappeared in Inwood Last Month

| Excerpt below. Click here to read the original post in its entirety | by Carolina Pichardo — Anthony Ureña, 23, was last seen on Saturday, Nov. 14, police said. UPPER WEST SIDE — The family of a college student who disappeared … Continue reading

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Up in Harlem, Making Artisan Toffee Is a Family Affair

| Excerpt below. Click here to read the original post in its entirety |Working with family doesn’t always spark the most aspirational images: think the insanity of the Osbournes, Kardashians, Trumps (gasp), and Lohans. But when it comes to making … Continue reading

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PODCAST: Speaking Up for the Upper West Side’s Small Business Community

| Excerpt below. Click here to read the original post in its entirety | by Emily Frost — Linda Alexander has lived in the “community neighborhood” for nearly 40 years. UPPER WEST SIDE — Though she admits the neighborhood has … Continue reading

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Famed Pastry Chef Michael Laiskonis Will Make Desserts at Mario Batali’s New Restaurant

| Excerpt below. Click here to read the original post in its entirety |Great news. Michael Laiskonis is widely regarded as one of the most talented pastry chefs in the industry, but since 2012, the Le Bernardin alum has worked … Continue reading

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Off the Menu: Solomon & Kuff’s Flavors of the Caribbean in Harlem

| Excerpt below. Click here to read the original post in its entirety |A French-accented spinoff of a highly rated Japanese restaurant, steak and seafood in an Upper East Side brownstone, and more. Via: NYT Dining and Wine http://rss.nytimes.com/services/xml/rss/nyt/DiningandWine.xml http://www.nytimes.com/pages/dining/index.html?partner=rss&emc=rss

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Yet Another Beloved Neighborhood Joint Needs Serious Help to Stay Open

| Excerpt below. Click here to read the original post in its entirety |The restaurant has been open since 1999. Brooklyn South African restaurant Madiba has been a Fort Greene fixture since it opened in 1999, but now it’s launched … Continue reading

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Here’s What You Need to Know About the Mayor’s Citywide Rezoning Plan

| Excerpt below. Click here to read the original post in its entirety | by Amy Zimmer, — Danielle Tcholakian — We put together a primer to simplify the mayor’s complicated zoning proposals. MANHATTAN — Mayor Bill de Blasio wants … Continue reading

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