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On the last bright cold day before spring came to Brooklyn, Greta Gerwig was having her picture taken underneath the BQE, bare-legged in a sleeveless dress. Above her the photographer’s assistant fixed his bounce board and his thousand-yard stare with equal determination, zoning out as he tried to wrangle the best natural light for the 32-year-old actor, writer, and filmmaker. Below her were stairs leading into Battery Harris, the Caribbean restaurant on Frost Street,...
The first thing you notice about Noah Baumbach, the writer and director of films like Margot at the Wedding and Frances Ha, is that he is exceptionally well put together. Handsome, even. I am meeting Baumbach at Casa Mono, the Michelin-starred, Mario Batali-and Joseph Bastianich-owned tapas restaurant around the corner from his Gramercy apartment. It’s a blustery, freezing Friday, the coldest day in New York City this year, and OK sure—Baumbach’s just come from...
DUMBO, which, uh, might (probably) soon have its very own floating luxury pool just off the banks of the East River, beat out most of Manhattan for the title of third most expensive neighborhood in New York City. Curbed turned us on to rental site Zumper's September report detailing median rent prices by neighborhood. According to this survey, two-bedroom DUMBO pads are a pricer lot than their counterparts in the real estate industry's latest cash-baiting linguistic abomination, NoMad ("North of Madison Square...

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