Fortune magazine, my lovely employer, is working to help the South Street Seaport business community. My friend Brian rolled his eyes so hard when he heard this that I could see corneas imprinted in his forehead. Then we parked the car at Saint Gertrude’s in the Rockaways to help send boxes of water and underwear and towels and batteries to shut ins who were living in apartments with no heat that smelled like latrines because the toilets had stopped flushing.
Excellent food site Eater surveys how some of the city’s neighborhoods and restaurants are faring after the storm.
“Even for restaurants that have been able to reopen, any sense of normalcy is still a ways off. While it’s impossible to tell every story at any given time, here’s a look around the city to see how the restaurant industry is doing a couple of weeks after the storm.”
Check out the whole story here.