Paramus, NJPosted by
CBS New York

Iconic Fireplace Restaurant In Paramus, New Jersey Announces Sudden Closure After 65 Years

PARAMUS, N.J. (CBSNewYork) — After 65 years, it’s closing time for an iconic family eatery in New Jersey. Customers lined up outside the Fireplace Restaurant in Paramus for one last meal Friday, CBS2’s Christina Fan reported. It’s hard to measure how much a restaurant means to its customers, but the line outside the Fireplace said a lot. “I’ve been here since I’m young. I can’t remember. I’m so old, I can’t remember when I started here,” said 96-year-old Frannie Matchko. People braved the wait for hours along Route 17 in Bergen County to order one last burger, snap a final picture and say goodbye...
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Dev Patel Reflected on Hurtful Comments About His Appearance at the Start of His Career

Dev Patel's transformation from gangly coming-of-age actor to dreamy leading man might have seemed seamless, but that wasn't really the case for the actor himself. In a recent New York Times interview, the Green Knight star opened up about his insecurities and the lasting effects of insults he received about his appearance around the time of his acting debut in Skins in 2007. "It was quite brutal," Dev said.
New York City, NYTMZ.com

Biz Markie's Celebration Of Life Set For Monday in New York City

Biz Markie is getting a grand sendoff from his famous friends and family ... his celebration of life is set for Monday in New York City. Sources tell TMZ ... Al Sharpton will deliver the eulogy and celebs like Fat Joe, LL Cool J, Papoose, Big Daddy Kane, Al B. Sure! and Leland Robinson will be front and center to pay their respects to the trailblazing rapper.
Brooklyn, NYNew York Post

Brooklyn hospital will be renamed in honor of Ruth Bader Ginsburg

New York City is renaming its public hospital in Coney Island in honor of the late US Supreme Court Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg and Brooklyn native, officials announced Friday. Bader Ginsburg, a pioneer for women’s rights, died last September at the age of 87. The outspoken octogenarian unexpectedly earned a...
Manhattan, NYNew York Post

NYC restaurant stopped from building ‘insane’ 2-story outdoor dining shed

Even temporary outdoor restaurant areas are stretching skyward in Manhattan — with an Alphabet City eatery getting busted Friday trying to build a duplex dining shed. “What the actual f***? A 2 Floor shed being built!” tweeted downtown community group LES Dwellers along with photos of the elaborate-looking wooden sidewalk setup being built outside The Izakaya NYC on East 4th Street.
Brooklyn, NYNew York Post

Man busted a year after fatal NYC shooting that paralyzed bystander

Cops have arrested a Brooklyn gunman nearly a year after he fatally shot a man while also hitting a passer-by with a stray bullet, leaving him paralyzed, authorities said. Jadis Saint Victor, 20, had opened fire at Woodruff Avenue and Ocean Avenue just south of Prospect Park around 3:30 p.m. Aug. 19, 2020, striking his target, 18-year-old Malcolm Amede, in the chest and arms, police said.
Manhattan, NYNew York Post

Gale Brewer eyeing speaker bid in second coming on NYC Council

Manhattan Borough President Gale Brewer is eyeing a potential run for City Council speaker upon her likely return to the chamber, The Post has learned. The veteran politician is considering the bid after a decisive win in the June 22 Democratic primary to represent Upper West Side at City Hall, according to three sources.
Manhattan, NYPosted by
The Bing Buzz

Manhattan Gets Taken Over By Debris

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