(Brownstoner) reports that Two Toms is closed for health violations. Hopefully they'll be back. Here's a mixed-worlds-of-Gowanus comment on the post:
We tried to go there Saturday night and found it closed. We ended up eating at the bar at the top of Hotel Le Bleu and it was surprisingly good.
Lawsuit:Pre-School Ruined 4-Year Old's Ivy League Chances (News via Gothamist) The day is full of entertaining comments. Here's a quote from the four-year old's parents' attorney:
"Lucia Imprescia, for the record, will get into an Ivy League school, York Avenue Preschool notwithstanding," said Paulose, of Koehler & Isaacs.
More private school nonsense. At a recent Berkeley Carroll fundraising auction, the winning bid for a special dinner at Babbo was a paltry $62,500! (Gothamist)
And in a much more appealing vein:
Visiting Bleecker Bob's (Marty After Dark)
Rob Warren Books (Skyline Books as was), in the Flower District (Jeremiah's Vanishing New York)