Open and Shut: Truffles are the Gentrification Endgame

July 12, 2010 by · Comments Off on Open and Shut: Truffles are the Gentrification Endgame 

An entire store devoted to truffles is about to open on the corner of 60th Street and West End Avenue. Truffles! Pretty soon, even regular upper-middle-class people won’t be able to live here. Until then, here’s this week’s Open and Shut. Read More / Comment »


Open and Shut: Yes Craft-Lovers, Michaels is Here

October 22, 2009 by · Comments Off on Open and Shut: Yes Craft-Lovers, Michaels is Here 

This week, two more stores at Columbus Circle have either opened or are preparing to open. Michaels, the Texas-based crafts chain, has opened its first Read More / Comment »