Flatiron District

[Updated] Subways Down in NY’s Flatiron District from Water Main Break

February 1, 2013, 1:02 pm

A water main break began spewing water around Madison Square Park near the juncture of 23rd Street, Fifth Avenue, and Broadway on Feb. 1, causing the shutdown of several [...]

Nation’s Only Math Museum Opens Saturday

December 14, 2012, 4:47 pm

The newest museum in New York City is dedicated to inspiring people—especially children—to learn about math through interactive exhibits.

Tech Community Spurs Growth in NYC

August 22, 2012, 10:43 am

NEW YORK—Job growth in the technology sector remains strong in New York City. The city ranked second in a recent nationwide report (pdf) by commercial real estate company CBRE. The 22 percent job growth and 17 percent rental growth came in [...]

Less Urban, More Jungle in Manhattan’s Flatiron District

August 2, 2012, 4:13 am

Manhattan’s urban jungle is one step closer to nature thanks to the Flatiron/23rd Street Partnership Business Improvement District’s (BID) initiative to dig more pits [...]

Top Chefs Cooking at Madison Square Park

July 16, 2012, 11:48 pm

Twenty-seven high-end restaurants will show off their favorite delicacies at Celebrate Flatiron Chefs Tuesday, July 17, in Madison Square Park.

Destination Flatiron, a New Cultural Hot Spot (Photos)

June 14, 2012, 9:32 pm

The Flatiron area is renowned for its namesake building and Madison Park, but New Yorkers don’t usually describe the area as a cultural destination.

This Is New York: Miriam Berman, Author

June 11, 2012, 12:59 am

About 80 years after many of the images were captured, Miriam Berman opened one of those shoe boxes. It was then that her love of the Flatiron area truly developed and her [...]

SL Green Buys Another Flatiron Building

May 31, 2012, 3:11 pm

SL Green Realty Corp. announced on Thursday that it will purchase a Flatiron building for $135 million.

Flatiron District Draws Tech Companies, Families

May 8, 2012, 11:21 pm

Tech giant eBay’s move into the Flatiron District has cemented the area as a tech hub.

Flatiron District Booms

March 29, 2012, 9:36 pm

More people are moving into the Flatiron District, buildings are being converted into residential units, and commercial and retail rents continue to increase.


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