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: New Local Options for Hair, Nails, and Beef

May 3, 2010 by · 1 Comment 

This week’s Open and Shut comes to you in two’s: two new places to make yourself pretty, two competing phone stores just blocks away from each other, two new restaurants serving beef products. All that, plus Read More / Comment »