Elk Candy makes room for Bar 84

So what will fill the empty Manhattan storefront where the much-mourned Elk Candy once stood?

According to the work permits in the windows, the place is being worked on by a company named "Bar 84 LLC." Looks like another watering hole it is. The committee meeting over their liquor liscence is tonight.


Construction begins on Manhattan's 86th and 3rd intersection

The construction project on 86th and 3rd is finally underway. After sitting abandoned for months, there is a sudden furious amount of activity at the intersection. Scalfolding is going up and the building, located in the heart of Yorkville, is coming down. Demolition crews went to work on it first thing in the morning.