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Tea for Two - The Inn at Irving Place Hosts Lady Mendl's Royal Tea Room

Hope Gainer | Posted 10.27.2013 | Travel
Hope Gainer

Who said you have to cross the pond to have a proper tea? I had the pleasure of tea for two with my British friend, Harriet, with cucumber tea sandwiches, clotted cream and jam with homemade scones. Before sipping the tea of our choice, we toasted with a glass of bubbly.

Secret NYC I: Edwin Booth & The Player's Club

Jill Lynne | Posted 07.29.2013 | Entertainment
Jill Lynne

Admittedly I am an avid eavesdropper. Ever-curious, I am prone to strain, listening to tidbits of conversations. This has served yours truly well --...

Movie Review: For a Good Time, Call...

Marshall Fine | Posted 10.30.2012 | Entertainment
Marshall Fine

Is it really so hard to make a funny, dirty sex comedy? Apparently so.

Taxi Crash Leaves Gaping Hole In Historic Gramercy Park Fence

dnainfo.com | Posted 06.07.2012 | New York

MANHATTAN — A taxi that crashed into the north side of the historic fence that surrounds exclusive Gramercy Park several weeks ago left a gaping hol...

Gramercy Park Hotel Guests Locked Out On New Year's

Posted 03.04.2012 | Travel

After a rough 2011 -- what with the television actors plummeting in the elevator -- Manhattan's Gramercy Park Hotel started 2012 on the wrong foot. Th...

Toni's Take on Real Estate: Getting It Right in Gramercy

Toni Haber | Posted 02.04.2012 | New York
Toni Haber

Given the neighborhood's classic, discreet vibe, it's no wonder Gramercy's starting to attract trendsetters of all kinds -- and with its prime location between Union Square and the Flatiron District it's as centrally located as it is sophisticated.

Hunt For The Best Rabbit Dishes In New York

| Kevin St. John | Posted 06.22.2011 | New York

The Easter Bunny is arguably the most awful of all holiday creatures. He's big, freakishly silent, and (purportedly) lays eggs that are maddeningly di...

Khubilai Khan's Lost Fleet Found in Japan

Jim Luce | Posted 06.20.2011 | Books
Jim Luce

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Hoarding & Dead Finches: The Fall Of Aldon James

| Amy Zimmer | Posted 05.25.2011 | New York

GRAMERCY PARK -- O. Aldon James, the president of the National Arts Club, is stepping aside to take a "well earned vacation." The club's board held ...

State Investigating Dead Birds Found Near National Arts Club

dnainfo.com | Posted 05.25.2011 | New York

GRAMERCY PARK -- New York State environmental officials launched an investigation Tuesday into the dead zebra finches that were found on the streets a...

Eccentric National Arts' Prez Rented Insanely Cheap Rooms To Trustees

| Amy Zimmer | Posted 05.25.2011 | New York

GRAMERCY PARK -- The venerable National Arts Club recently honored Pulitzer Prize-winning author David McCullough, had standing-room only for a "Macbe...

The Best and Worst Dressed Brands of the Week: Slink and Drink in NYC

Alona Elkayam | Posted 05.25.2011 | Style
Alona Elkayam

It's the holiday season, and you may not know that under all the puff and down we New Yorkers wear outside, there's a lot of slink. It's like the North Pole under Sharia Law -- with me, anyway.

Gramercy Park Hotel SOLD

Posted 05.25.2011 | New York

It was announced Thursday that hotelier Ian Schrager has sold the Gramercy Park Hotel. He began his career in the boutique hotel business in 1984 aft...

Danny Meyer Redesigning Gramercy Park Hotel Menu

New York Real Estate News | Posted 05.25.2011 | New York

Aby Rosen, principal of RFR Holding, is unrolling a redesigned culinary spread at Gramercy Park Hotel, the hospitality firm announced today, with fame...

A Tour Of Gramercy Park South

The New York Observer | Emily Geminder | Posted 05.25.2011 | New York

A fabled garden, a much-coveted key, the hushed overtones of wealth--Gramercy Park is the Victorian fairy-tale Manhattan can't quite shrug. As the bor...

Gramercy Salon Nearly Scalps Customer

Posted 05.25.2011 | New York

Talk about wanting to curl up and dye. A young schoolteacher went to a swanky Gramercy hair salon to get blond highlights. By the time she left, part...

Two Men Shot And Killed In Gramercy

dnainfo.com | Posted 05.25.2011 | New York

GRAMERCY -- Two men were shot in the back of the head and killed inside an SUV early Monday morning, according to the NYPD. Police responded to a 911 ...

O. Aldon James, National Arts Club President, Protests, Breaks Into Gramercy Park

Posted 05.25.2011 | New York

Uh oh, it looks like there's big trouble in little ol' Gramercy Park. On Tuesday, O. Aldon James, President of the National Arts Club, was forced to ...

Help! Where Should This Reader Propose to His Girlfriend?

Nick Carr | Posted 05.25.2011 | New York
Nick Carr

I recently got a letter from a fan of Scouting NY telling me that he is planning on proposing to his girlfriend, and is looking for the perfect NYC location to do it.

The Faithful Shopper: Madison Avenue, Boulevard of Brilliant Baubles

Faith Hope Consolo | Posted 05.25.2011 | New York
Faith Hope Consolo

Despite last year's blip, the glitter literally remains, and has even grown, on the Miracle Mile as new jewelers have joined longstanding tenants.

Masochism, or, Taking the SAT as a Grownup

Alex Henry | Posted 05.25.2011 | New York
Alex Henry

Two Saturdays ago, at the unaccustomed hour of 7:45 a.m., I found myself near the end of a long line of seventeen-year olds--and one alarmingly bearde...

Gramercy Park's Red-Tailed Hawk Named Ruggles

New York Times | Jennifer 8. Lee | Posted 05.25.2011 | New York

Pale Male now has to share the New York City bird stage, with another red-tailed hawk that has recently made a home in Gramercy Park -- and that some ...

Small Talk

One For The Table | Posted 05.25.2011 | Style
One For The Table

I have yet to go on a date in New York without breaking into a mental sweat. When scouting for potential mates, I have learned pretentious is better than shallow, irritatingly intelligent better than vapid. But every time I find myself two blocks away, panic ensues.