BANKSTREET BOOKSTORE FINDS NEW HOME AFTER BEING PRICED OUT

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Bankstreet Bookstore on 112th street, whose rent is set to skyrocket, will move into a new home on 107th street, the store announced t … Read the rest of this entry >>

RESTAURANT OPENINGS & CLOSINGS: STEAKHOUSE, TANDOORI, 7-ELEVEN, CASA MEXICANA, BLOSSOM

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A new restaurant in Loi's former home, and some other new restaurants are coming to the Upper West Side … Read the rest of this entry >>

RETAIL OPENINGS & CLOSINGS: BLUEMERCURY, TEDDY, SHERWIN-WILLIAMS, CHASE BANK, BRA SMYTH

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From cosmetics to paint to bras, the retail landscape is changing fast on the Upper West Side. Check out what we've been hearing la … Read the rest of this entry >>

CRUMBS SET TO REOPEN ON COLUMBUS AVENUE; NEW MENU COMING

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Cupcake shop Crumbs is reopening its Columbus Square location after being purchased out of bankruptcy by businessmen intent on resuscitating the b … Read the rest of this entry >>

CLOSING TIME FOR BOCCA DI BACCO?

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It was just a few months ago that Bocca di Bacco on West 85th street held a party to celebrate its imminent opening. This week, the restaurant was mysteriously close … Read the rest of this entry >>

BOOK CULTURE CHANNELS MEG RYAN AS IT PREPARES TO OPEN NEW STORE

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Imagine turning back the clock 20 years to a time when small businesses still thrived on the Upper West Side, people read books printed on paper, and your com … Read the rest of this entry >>

NO JOKE: UPPER WEST SIDE ACTUALLY GETTING A NEW BOOKSTORE!

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Either that time machine I stepped into last week actually worked or the universe is playing some sort of trick: a bookstore owner is actually planning to open a new book … Read the rest of this entry >>

KEY FRESH & NATURAL MARKET OPENS ON AMSTERDAM

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A new grocery store opened on Sunday in the former home of Saigon Grill on 90th street and Amsterdam Avenue. Key Fresh & Natural, part of the Key … Read the rest of this entry >>

CORVO BIANCO CLOSES; RUMORS OF A NEW RESTAURANT

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Corvo Bianco, the hotly anticipated Italian restaurant on Columbus Avenue between 81st and 82nd street, has closed after just a year. The spot … Read the rest of this entry >>

FRENCH BAKERY MOVING INTO OLD FRATELLI PIZZA SPACE

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Maison Kayser, a French bakery known for a wide selection of fresh-baked breads and prepared foods, is set to op … Read the rest of this entry >>

3 STAR COFFEE SHOP LEAVES BEHIND A MESS, AND A VIRTUALLY ABANDONED BLOCK

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Take a stroll up the East side of Columbus Avenue from the corner of 86th street and you'll see...not … Read the rest of this entry >>

CLOSINGS: DING DONG LOUNGE, A CHILDREN’S PLACE, ZALES, TOY STORE

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The Ding Dong Lounge, a beloved Manhattan Valley dive bar, is closing, as are a few other local busine … Read the rest of this entry >>

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