Fairway is opening a cooking school on the second floor of its store on Broadway between 74th and 75th Streets. “Offering over 100 classes that range from fun-filled date nights to authentic global cooking, the curriculum, created by Executive Chef, Laura Licona, is designed to teach everything from the basics to complicated dishes,” a press release said. The Cooking Place will open on June 15 with classes available to book at www.thecookingplace.com.
GameStop has closed its doors at 232 Broadway between 84th and 85th Street, and is now directing gamers to its store on 86th and Lexington instead. Thanks to Jesse for the tip.
Babeth’s Feast at 309 Amsterdam between 74th and 75th announced it was closing last week. But they now tell us that they decided to stay open, though it’s not clear what spurred the reversal. “We will be open Monday through Saturday, 12-6pm,” they wrote to us on Facebook.
La Toulousaine at 942 Amsterdam Avenue between 106th and 107th announced it has closed with a note on the door thanking patrons and saying “God Bless America”. The highly regarded bakery’s original owner Jean Francoise Gatorze died in 2016. Thanks to Diana for the tip.
A new Dunkin Donuts is opening on Amsterdam Avenue between 120th and 121st. Thanks to Irene for the tip.