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SL Green Signs Three New Tenants at One Madison Avenue

NEW YORK — SL Green Realty Corp. announced three new tenants have signed leases covering 104,110 square feet at One Madison Avenue. The 1.4 million-square-foot, new office tower located in Manhattan’s Midtown South submarket is now 63.6% leased with the lease up of all tower floors completed. A publicly traded financial services firm signed a […]

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Shearman and Sterling Law Firm Names Eight Partners

LONDON and NEW YORK – Allen & Overy (A&O) and Shearman & Sterling (Shearman) have announced the first partner promotions for the combined firm, A&O Shearman. A total of 40 partners have been elected to the partnership by their current respective firms. A&O elected 32 partners and Shearman elected eight, consistent with the relative size […]

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Goldman Sachs Leads $47.6 Million Investment in Kontakt.io

NEW YORK — Kontakt.io, a provider of Inpatient Journey Analytics for hospitals, announced an investment of $47.5 million, led by Growth Equity at Goldman Sachs Asset Management (Goldman Sachs). The capital will support the company’s growth and expansion of Artificial Intelligence (AI) solutions. Kontakt.io enables health systems to optimize patient, staff, and resource flows, improving […]

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Snappy Secures $25 Million Series D

NEW YORK — Snappy, which operates an online gifting platform, has closed a Series D funding round, securing $25 million in capital. This latest investment round was led by Qumra Capital with participation from 83North, Saban Ventures, Notable Capital, and Hearst Ventures, underscoring strong confidence in Snappy’s vision and its ongoing commitment to revolutionizing gifting […]

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Ness Digital Engineering Moves to One World Trade Center

NEW YORK — Ness Digital Engineering (Ness), a digital services company, has relocated its office to One World Trade Center in downtown Manhattan. “Ness has been based in the New York Metropolitan area since its inception in 1999, and we are proud to show our continued commitment to this great city with our exciting new office in One […]

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JetSet Pilates to Open Three NY Locations

JETSET Pilates – a Miami-based, modern Reformer Pilates franchise that combines curated music and fitness – has announced the development of three new studios in New York. Currently, JETSET is focused on opening 10+ locations in NYC and will later target Long Island, Jersey City, and more for expansion. JETSET has signed a deal in Soho, which is expected […]

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Chick-fil-A Opens Restaurant in the Bronx

NEW YORK — A new Chick-fil-A restaurant serving the chain’s signature chicken sandwiches and waffle fries has opened in the Bronx. Chick-fil-A, Inc. has selected Roberto Ruiz as the independent franchised local Owner-Operator. Located at 201 East Fordham Road, Chick-fil-A East Fordham Road will be open for dine-in and carry-out from 7 a.m. to 9 […]

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Blueground Raises $45 Million in Series D Funding

NEW YORK — Blueground, a provider of furnished, flexible rentals for stays over 30 days, has secured $45 million in Series D funding. The round includes investments from new investor Susquehanna Private Equity Investments, along with other notable investors including WestCap. In addition, Blueground raised a debt facility from Barclays with participation from Morgan Stanley, […]

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Summer Lands $9 Million in New Funding

NEW YORK — Summer –– an end-to-end workplace student loan solution that saves employees money –– announced $9 million in additional funding. The round was led by Rebalance Capital and SemperVirens, with participation from General Catalyst, QED, Flourish Ventures, Partnership Fund for NYC, Fenway Summer, and Gaingels. With the round, Summer plans to expand its leadership team, grow […]

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Buffalo Wild Wings Opens 100th GO Location

Buffalo Wild Wings celebrated the opening of its 100th standalone BWW GO location on the Upper East Side of Manhattan, marking a significant milestone in the brand’s expansion. The location is at 1258 Lexington Ave. in Manhattan and operated by franchisee the Munson Restaurant Group. With a focus on speed, efficiency, and quality, BWW GO […]

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Avra Group to Build 20,000 Square Foot Restaurant Above Penn Station

NEW YORK — Vornado Realty Trust announced that The Avra Group will open its famed Mediterranean restaurant in THE PENN DISTRICT, sitting directly atop Penn Station. The restaurant, which will be located at 390 Ninth Avenue at 33rd Street, will feature a 150-seat outdoor café, and serve as the cornerstone of an extensive food and beverage program in […]

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NYC Named Top City for Food and Drinks

NEW YORK — FOOD & WINE magazine has revealed its 2024 Global Tastemakers awards, a celebration of the best food and drink experiences and destinations in the U.S. and abroad. From the best restaurants and bars to the best cities, hotels, cruises, airports, and airlines for food and drink, the results were curated and ranked […]

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Levain Bakery Opens New Store in Flatiron District

Levain Bakery, maker of gourmet cookies, has opened its eighth store in New York City with a new location at 2 W. 18th St. in the Flatiron District. Levain says opening day proceeds will be donated to Hot Bread Kitchen. Hot Bread Kitchen’s mission is to create economic opportunity for women and gender-expansive people, immigrants, […]

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Food Menu at Yankee Stadium

If you are visiting Yankees stadium this weekend, you will probably want something to eat while watching the ballgame. The New York Yankees announced a variety of new menu options available to all Yankee Stadium guests throughout the 2024 season. The Stadium lineup is highlighted by returning partners including Streetbird by Marcus Samuelsson, Bobby Flay’s “Bobby’s […]

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Yankees Home Opener Begins Friday at 1:05 PM

The New York Yankees will open the home portion of their 2024 regular season schedule on Friday, April 5, at 1:05 p.m. against the Toronto Blue Jays. All Yankee Stadium gates will open to Guests with valid tickets beginning at 11:00 a.m. All Guests in attendance will receive an Opening Day Commemorative Ticket. Pregame ceremonies will begin at […]