245 West 72nd Street

245 West 72nd Street

245 West 72nd Street View of 245 West 72nd Street from south.  Courtesy NYC Municipal Archive LINK Mentor to the Mob by Tom Miller In 1920 the College of Chiropractic purchased the magnificent mansion at 245 West 72nd Street.  The Real Estate Record &...
124-126 West 72nd Street

124-126 West 72nd Street

124-126 West 72nd Street View of 124-126 West 72nd Street from north.  Courtesy NYC Municipal Archive LINK Probate’s (im)Probable Probing by Tom Miller In October 1915, George B. Beaumont of the George Beaumont Co. development firm purchased the two...
260 West End Avenue

260 West End Avenue

260 West End Avenue View of 260 West End Avenue from West 72nd Street.  Courtesy NYC Municipal Archive LINK Ethel Lyons’ Lyin’ Poker Face by Tom Miller In 1924, the Frank & Frank Building Corporation demolished the four high-stooped houses at 262...
A Fine Cup of Tea: Relaxing and Restorative

A Fine Cup of Tea: Relaxing and Restorative

By Claudie Benjamin Though New York City is where she worked for two decades in corporate finance, this one-time resident of the Ansonia, who has most recently been living upstate with her artist husband and children, Elina Medvedeva brings an enticing undefined...
Young, Health-Conscious & Entrepreneurial

Young, Health-Conscious & Entrepreneurial

By Claudie Benjamin 24 year old Moe Nagi is part owner of the newly opened Hungry & Healthy Marketplace on West 72nd Street.  Moe started college in Fresno CA and is completing his degree remotely at NJ City University. Moe’s father Najid, also a partner, plays a...