Gem Saloon to open this afternoon

February 16, 2017 0

It’s official the Gem Saloon replacing the former Rodeo Bar will be opening at 4pm today. After a few years of unoccupied space the north east corner of E. 27th and 3rd returns! We’ll give […]

Tailer attacker caught! Victim needs help

January 27, 2017 0

They got him!┬áJohn Franklyn was arrested by police at 11 p.m. Wednesday. The 53-year-old was charged with attempted murder, robbery, assault and criminal possession of a weapon, authorties said. Franklyn who robbed and stabbed the […]

Rodeo Bar to become Gem Saloon in October

July 19, 2016 0

Back in January Kips Bay Corner first broke the news that the Rodeo Bar has new owners. Derek Kiernans owner of the East Village’s Phebe’s and the Penny Farthing has taken over the spot. According […]

Lyric Diner Closed?

April 2, 2016 0

The Lyric Diner on E.22 and 3rd has been around since at least the 1960’s. For years it had been a popular spot for the Police Academy recruits before the academy moved to Queens. A […]

Learn How to Install Free Wi-Fi LinkNYC

January 29, 2016 0

LinkNYC free wi-fi kiosks are popping up on corners around our area. They are in the testing phase. To be honest with you it works fairly well. This afternoon I was easily able to connect […]

David Bowie Cremated in Murray Hill?

January 18, 2016 0

Ziggy’s last stop Murray Hill? The word around Kips Bay is that on January 10th immediately after music icon David Bowie died his remains were cremated at Direct Cremation located at 152 E. 28th st. […]

28th st. 6 Train to Close!

January 12, 2016 0

The 28th st. 6 subway station will be closing for renovations sometime in the near future. The renovations will take 6 months to possibly an entire year! Our area is underserved with subway transit to […]

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