Local politicos sporting Hawaiian shirts paraded down Court Street today to the tune of a steel drum band in celebration of grocery chain Trader Joe's forthcoming arrival in Brooklyn.
See our previous coverage here.
Among the few not dressed for the faux luau: Michael Armstrong, vice president and PR manager for Sovereign Bank, which Read More
Hawaiian shirts, Two Buck Chuck and egg rolls will soon be big topics of conversation on the corner of Atlantic Avenue and Court Street in Brooklyn.
That’s right, folks: Trader Joe’s is finally coming to Brooklyn.
The borough’s first outpost of the wildly popular grocery store will sit at 130 Court Street Read More
Union Square Wines.
The battle is on to best serve the wine-drinking needs of NYU and New School students (and everyone else living around Union Square and Astor Place).
First, Astor Wines moved to their new location on Lafayette Street. After a slight delay, Trader Joe’s opened up the wine shop on Read More
The chaotic scene.
Tensions are flaring on 14th Street, as the waiting time at Trader Joe’s is now estimated at 20 minutes. Shortly before 2 p.m., an argument broke out over an alleged line-cutter.
One customer, who accused another of cutting, got very angry.
“Why don’t you go to hell and Read More
Of the food procurement palaces in Union Square/NYU Village, where’s a budget-conscious freshman to shop for produce that hearkens back to hometown heartland prices?
Well, nowhere. But! From a quick survey of prices, it seems that a savvy shopper would have to hit the three biggest local stores to get a cross-the-board deal.
Now, Read More