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Topic: 23rd Street, Manhattan


  
  23rd Street (Manhattan) at AllExperts
In the late 19th century West 23rd Street was the center of American theater, with the Opera House Palace and Pike's Opera House one block away and Proctor's Theater ("continuous daily vaudeville") across the street from the Hotel Chelsea.
In 1966, this street was also witness to New York's deadliest fire in terms of firefighters killed until the September 11, 2001 attacks.
The "23rd Street Fire", as it came to be called, began in a cellar at 7 East 22nd Street and soon spread to the basement of 6 East 23rd Street, a five-story commercial building that housed a drugstore at street level.
en.allexperts.com /e/0/23rd_Street_(Manhattan).htm   (560 words)

  
 Manhattan
Manhattan is the name of an island alongside the lower Hudson River and also of one of the five boroughs that form the City of New York.
Manhattan is connected by bridges and tunnels to New Jersey to the west, and three New York City boroughs: the Bronx to the northeast and Brooklyn and Queens on Long Island to the east and south.
Manhattan is officially designated as the county seat of New York County.{{GR6}} This is meaningless for all practical purposes because there are no other towns or cities in New York County, which is wholly contained within the City of New York.
en.mcfly.org /Manhattan   (1426 words)

  
 23rd Street (Manhattan) - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
In the late 19th century West 23rd Street was the center of American theater, with the Opera House Palace and Pike's Opera House one block away and Proctor's Theater ("continuous daily vaudeville") across the street from the Hotel Chelsea.
On October 17, 1966, this street was also witness to New York's deadliest fire in terms of firefighters killed until the September 11, 2001 attacks.
The "23rd Street Fire", as it came to be called, began in a cellar at 7 East 22nd Street and soon spread to the basement of 6 East 23rd Street, a five-story commercial building that housed a drugstore at street level.
en.wikipedia.org /wiki/23rd_Street_(Manhattan)   (654 words)

  
 Manhattan Man Arrested on Federal Charge of Selling Pirated Computer Software (August 17, 2004)   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-09-17)
According to a criminal Complaint unsealed today, RODRIGUEZ operated a stand on East 14th Street in Manhattan, from which he sold unauthorized copies of copyrighted computer software.
RODRIGUEZ, 27, a resident of Manhattan, was arrested this morning by FBI agents and will be presented later today before United States Magistrate Judge HENRY B. Assistant United States Attorney ALEXANDER H. is in charge of the prosecution.
The charges contained in the Complaint are merely accusations, and the defendant is presumed innocent unless and until proven guilty.
www.cybercrime.gov /rodriguezArrest.htm   (362 words)

  
 Manhattan - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Manhattan has the largest central business district in the United States and is the site of most of the city's corporate headquarters, as well as both the New York Stock Exchange and NASDAQ.
Manhattan is loosely divided into downtown, midtown, and uptown regions, with Fifth Avenue demarcating Manhattan's east and west sides.
Central Park is bordered on the north by West 110th Street, on the west by Eighth Avenue, on the south by West 59th Street, and on the east by Fifth Avenue.
en.wikipedia.org /wiki/Manhattan_Island   (5724 words)

  
 Bambooweb: 23rd Street, Manhattan
As with New York's other streets, West 23rd Street stretches west of Fifth Avenue?here, Madison Square Park?and East 23rd Street runs to the east.
East 23rd Street, which runs between Fifth Avenue and the East River (Avenue C), is one of the main streets running through Manhattan's neighborhood of Gramercy.
as it came to be called, began in a cellar at 7 East 22nd Street and soon spread to the basement of 6 East 23rd Street, a five-story commercial building that housed a drugstore at street level.
www.bambooweb.com /articles/2/3/23rd_Street,_Manhattan.html   (374 words)

  
 23rd Street (Manhattan) . Enpsychlopedia
23rd Street is a large thoroughfare across Manhattan in New York City.
East 23rd Street, which runs between Fifth Avenue and the East River (FDR Drive), is one of the main streets running through Manhattan's neighborhood of Gramercy Park.
On October 17, 1966, this street was also witness to New York's deadliest fire in terms of firefighters killed until the September 11, 2001 attacks.
www.enpsychlopedia.com /psypsych/23rd_Street_%28Manhattan%29   (646 words)

  
 New York City : City Layout   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-09-17)
In most of Manhattan, finding your way around is a snap because of the logical, well-executed grid system by which the streets are numbered.
Streets run east-west (crosstown) and are numbered consecutively as they proceed uptown from Houston (pronounced House-ton) Street.
Therefore, 28 W. 23rd St. is a short walk west of Fifth Avenue; 325 E. 35th St. would be a few blocks east of Fifth.
www.frommers.com /destinations/print-narrative.cfm?destID=21&catID=0021030022   (920 words)

  
 23rd Street Association - The Voice of Your Community   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-09-17)
On April 18, 2007, the 23rd Street Association will be hosting the 2007 Distinguished Citizen Award Luncheon [PDF] with Cipriani 23rd Street.
On April 18, 2007, the 23rd Street Association will be hosting the 2007 Distinguished Citizen Award Luncheon [PDF link] with Cipriani 23rd Street.
Street Association was incorporated by 22 charter members in the spring of 1929 with the mission to "Maintain a safe, pleasant, prosperous environment in which to live and conduct business in an area of Manhattan stretching from 18th Street to 28th Street, river to river."
www.23rdstreet.org   (248 words)

  
 23rd Street (Manhattan) Information   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-09-17)
The famous Flatiron Building sits on the intersection of 23rd Street (front), Broadway (left), and 5th Avenue (right).
As with Manhattan's other streets, West 23rd Street stretches west of Fifth Avenue (at Madison Square Park) and East 23rd Street runs to the east.
Wind gusts caused by the building's triangular shape, and the wind gusts that supposedly lifted women's skirts, is said to be the origin of the term "23 skidoo".
www.bookrags.com /23rd_Street_(Manhattan)   (584 words)

  
 Flickr: Photos from everystreetinmanhattan
The corner of Third Avenue and 23rd Street From The Real Deal, in October, 2005, about the planned...
Third Avenue, between 43rd and 44th streets We were photographing the yellow "DELI" sign...
Looking south on Third Avenue, from 48th Street We stopped for a while at a small corner, bricked...
www.flickr.com /photos/everystreetinmanhattan   (212 words)

  
 Directions - Chelsea Piers - New York City - NYC - Chelsea Piers
The M23 bus crosses Manhattan on West 23rd Street and stops directly in front of the northern entrance to Chelsea Piers.
The M14 bus crosses Manhattan on 14th Street and stops at 18th Street in front of the southern entrance to Chelsea Piers.
There is a bus pull-off along the west side of the highway at approximately 23rd Street dedicated solely to the M23.
www.chelseapiers.com /directions.htm   (792 words)

  
 Untitled Document   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-09-17)
Saturday, October 12 on 9th Avenue and 23rd Street in Manhattan.
There will be no on street parking for private vehicles or fire apparatus in the entire area surrounding Madison Square Garden, from 34th Street south to 14th Street and from 6th Avenue west to 11th Avenue.
They are to assemble at 9th Avenue and 23rd Street.
daily.iaff.org /memorial2/100202flag.htm   (345 words)

  
 23rd Street (Manhattan) . Chelsea, Manhattan . Hotel Chelsea . 1884 . East River . Metropolitan Life Insurance Company ...
Street runs from river to river across Manhattan, carrying two-way traffic.
As with New York s other streets, West 23rd Street stretches west of Fifth Avenue Manhattan Fifth Avenue at Madison Square Park and East 23rd Street runs to the east.
In the late 19th century, the western part of 23rd Street was to American theater what Broadway Manhattan Broadway is today.
www.uk.kunsimuna.net /23rd_Street_%28Manhattan%29_UK_084800_em   (835 words)

  
 23rd Street (Manhattan) . Metropolitan Life Insurance Company . Second Avenue (Manhattan) . Park Avenue (Manhattan)   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-09-17)
East 23rd Street, which runs between Fifth Avenue and the East River FDR Drive, is one of the main streets running through Manhattan s neighborhood of Gramercy.
TALLEST_TOWERSt_metro.htm] 11 Madison Avenue, Manhattan 11 Madison Avenue was intended to be the base of a much taller skyscraper, but the onset of the Great Depression Depression forced MetLife to scale back its plans.
Second Avenue is an avenue in Manhattan that extends from Houston Street to the Harlem River Drive.
www.uk.fraquisanto.net /23rd_Street_%28Manhattan%29   (352 words)

  
 Manhattan bed and breakfast & inns. Find the perfect Manhattan B&B lodging on BedandBreakfast.com.
Bed and Breakfast Mont Morris - Manhattan, NY Bed and Breakfast Mont Morris is located in the Mount Morris Park Historic District of Manhattan.
The Inn on 23rd - Manhattan, NY The Inn on 23rd is a family owned and operated bed & breakfast in the heart of Manhattan’s Chelsea...
Chelsea Lodge - Manhattan, NY Chelsea Lodge is a recently renovated inn located in the heart of the historic Chelsea district...
www.bedandbreakfast.com /manhattan-new-york.html   (922 words)

  
 555 West 23rd Street - Chelsea - Condo - Wired New York Forum
A two-building, 337-apartment rental complex beginning to rise on 23rd Street between 10th and 11th Avenues is the third, and the largest, residential project on the block since a 1999 rezoning of a slice of West Chelsea to housing from manufacturing prompted a development spurt.
The 23rd Street facade also will be crenelated at the upper floors and edged at the roofline by metal grillwork.
Two other small lots on the same side of the street are also being developed as condominium projects, the Avant at 559 West 23rd Street, and the High Line 519 at 519 West 23rd Street.
www.wirednewyork.com /forum/showthread.php?t=4625   (2118 words)

  
 NYCDOT - Madison Avenue Bridge Over Harlem River   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-09-17)
Madison Avenue is a local street, located between Fifth and Park Avenues on the east side of Manhattan.
The road extends from 23rd Street in Manhattan to East 138th Street in the Bronx.
The Madison Avenue Bridge is a four-lane, four-span swing bridge, carrying traffic between Madison and Fifth Avenues and East 138th Street in Manhattan and East 138th Street and Grand Concourse in the Bronx.
www.nyc.gov /html/dot/html/bridges/bridges/madison.html   (214 words)

  
 The Real Deal - Starck brings chic to unchic 23rd Street
Another new project in the area is the completed Crossing 23rd, a full-service luxury condominium at 121 East 23rd Street, which came to market in 2005.
Certainly Tishman Speyer's purchase of the Peter Cooper/Stuyvesant Town complex south of 23rd Street for $5.4 billion is a vote of confidence for the neighborhood.
The light and space of 23rd Street, a wide, two-way street, was also a factor in pricing.
www.therealdeal.net /issues/MARCH_2007/1172651858.php   (678 words)

  
 Developing a Site On West 23rd Street - New York Times
We are pleased that the long-vacant site at Sixth Avenue and West 23rd Street, in Manhattan's Ladies' Mile Historic District, is finally about to be developed, as reported in ''In the Flower District, A Crop of High-Rises'' [Oct. 10].
The tradition of the landmark-protected 23rd Street block is that only corner structures, at the avenues, have been built beyond the prevailing cross-street height.
It would be on the south side of 23rd Street, not on the south side of the project itself.
query.nytimes.com /gst/fullpage.html?res=9901E0D7153AF937A25752C1A96F958260   (326 words)

  
 IdiomSite.com - Twenty three skidoo
It's bird's eye view architecture is triangular with the apex resting at the corner of 23rd street and Broadway.
Back in the 20's, as women walked down 23rd street toward the flat iron building from either direction, they would walk into an unexpected gust of wind that would cause their skirts and dresses to fly upwards.
So the term was coined by the men who were standing on the other side of the street watching the women SKIDOO down 23rd street.
www.idiomsite.com /twentythreeskidoo.htm   (303 words)

  
 Manhattan Man Arrested on Federal Charge of Selling Pirated Computer Software (August 17, 2004)   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-09-17)
According to a criminal Complaint unsealed today, RODRIGUEZ operated a stand on East 14th Street in Manhattan, from which he sold unauthorized copies of copyrighted computer software.
Additionally, according to the Complaint, RODRIGUEZ supplied illegal computer software to another individual who operated a stand on East 23rd Street in Manhattan and that individual supplied pirated computer programs to another individual who sold the illegal software over the Internet Web site, Cheap-Student.com, in 2003.
RODRIGUEZ, 27, a resident of Manhattan, was arrested this morning by FBI agents and will be presented later today before United States Magistrate Judge HENRY B. Assistant United States Attorney ALEXANDER H. is in charge of the prosecution.
www.usdoj.gov /criminal/cybercrime/rodriguezArrest.htm   (362 words)

  
 Filming Locations for Manhattan
The prologue to Woody Allen’s impeccably stylish monochrome hymn to New York is a montage of the city’s – erm – iconic images including the thirties-style, stainless steel
between 88th and 89th Streets on the East Side ‚ a restaurant to be seen in rather than eat in (tel: 212/534.
on 81st Street (the complex in which Tobey Maguire attends the charity bash in Spider-Man 2).
www.movie-locations.com /movies/m/manhattan.html   (696 words)

  
 Home Depot seen changing 23rd St Real Estate Weekly - Find Articles
In addition, 23rd Street will soon become a Business Improvement District, getting extra help from the City government in attracting more companies to the area.
"Hopefully, the 23rd Street BID will be operational by June of next year, but there are a lot of things happening in the neighborhood already," said Sharon Ollman, of 23rd Street Association, which is helping set up the BID.
According to her, 23rd will soon be attracting shoppers from all over Manhattan.
www.findarticles.com /p/articles/mi_m3601/is_7_50/ai_108552163   (549 words)

  
 Environs
Transfer to the downtown "1" or "9" train to 23rd Street.
All the lines have a stop at 23rd Street and their respective avenues, but all of them are local stops.
Manhattan Eyeworks, 241 W. 23rd St. directly across street.
www.hotelchelsea.com /environs.html   (4127 words)

  
 Manhattan Kayak Company - New York, NY - Driving Directions
Follow 23rd Street WEST to the Hudson River.
At West 23rd Street, TURN RIGHT at the traffic light into Chelsea Piers.
At West 23rd Street, TURN LEFT at the traffic light into Chelsea Piers.
www.manhattankayak.com /mkc.php?screen=driving   (200 words)

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