UWS Openings & Closings: Mystery Space Adjacent To 7-Eleven, Details Designer Shoe Outlet, iCrave FroYo, Rumored Pharmacy

Previously posted in June & in September about the 7-Eleven slated for the former Gourmet Garage space at 2567 Broadway (between 96th & 97th). When Gourmet Garage closed last December, the early rumor was that the space would be subdivided into two units. It looks like that’s the case, with 7-Eleven only taking the northern [...]

Upper West Side Openings and Closings

Was Lady Gaga’s investment a bad one?  Gothamist reports that Vince & Eddie’s (68th near Columbus), the Italian eatery whose investors reportedly included the pop star, looks to be closed.  Tipster Daren reported that the space looks closed, and the OpenTable reservation page and phone number are no longer working. In opening news, a Housing [...]

Celebs Wait Patiently to Meet Michelle Obama at an UWS Fundraiser

A slew of famous names in fashion made their way to the Upper West Side on Monday to attend a fundraiser and get the chance to meet First Lady Michelle Obama, reports The Cut.  Obama headed to a fundraiser at designer Donna Karan’s Central Park West penthouse, and 85 donors, including Michael Kors, Diane von [...]