The District That Inspires®

New York City has been lacking in its usual charm lately, because its streets are no longer full of the same bustling chaotic energy that we know and love.  One way we can still connect to the spirit of the city during quarantine is through the music that evokes New York’s indomitable spirit. Featured in hundreds of songs, this electric […]

Getting sleep in stressful times may be more difficult. But when stress is higher, it is even more important for our physical and mental wellbeing to make sure we are getting sufficient sleep. Experts recommend getting 7 hours or more of sleep per night, sometimes more depending on age and specific circumstances. However, according to the CDC, over 1/3 of […]

It’s always a thrill to sit down in a piazza in Rome or on a narrow street in Paris and enjoy dinner al fresco.  We aren’t able to go to Europe right now, but NoMad’s restaurants are bringing Europe to us — with a whole new dining experience for New Yorkers. When New York entered Phase 2, this allowed for […]

Architect Morris Adjmi is helping to further define New York’s skyline, in particular in NoMad. Known for tasteful, uniquely appropriate structures that fit into the fabric and architectural vocabulary of New York’s distinct neighborhoods, Adjmi brings his philosophy and talent to NoMad at 30 East 31st Street. Adjmi’s aim is to create buildings that are simultaneously contextual and contemporary. This […]

NYU Langone recently announced the opening of a new satellite location in NoMad. The NYU Langone Fertility Center NoMad is located north of Madison Square Park at 109 West 27th Street (between Sixth Avenue and Seventh Avenue). This is an exciting addition to the area, as neighborhood denizens watch NoMad becoming a new center of health expertise in New York […]

Looking for a perfect socially distanced outing?  Take a very manageable walking tour of NoMad and other neighborhoods along Broadway. Now, there’s a new book, William J. Hennessey’s, “Walking Broadway: Thirteen Miles of Architecture and History,” that surveys Broadway architectural landmarks and provides insights into the historic, social, economic, and political forces that shaped one of the nation’s most famous […]

Summer has officially arrived, and nothing feels more like summer in The Big Apple than dining al fresco. New York City has entered Phase 3 of reopening and restaurants taking to the streets in NoMad. Eateries and bars are now officially open for sit-down business under new reopening regulations. New Yorkers are celebrating their renewed ability to eat and drink […]

Working From Home tips are more useful than ever, as working from home has become a normal part of business for millions of people across industries. No list of tips is custom-made for everyone, but there is almost always something valuable to glean to improve your own situation. Below are selected tips for creating an optimal home office space from […]

Deborah Koenigsberger is the owner of the French-inspired boutique, Noir et Blanc; the founder and CEO of the nonprofit, Hearts of Gold; and the passion behind its resale boutique store, The Thrifty HoG.  She is a successful businesswoman who has made time to help those in need.  We thought that, in her role as a black business owner and community […]

New York City is carefully reopening and the sounds of building have never been more welcome. As NoMad construction begins to hum again, it’s encouraging to see two noteworthy projects progressing toward completion. Madison House and Rose Hill are soon-to-be-finished residential towers that will integrate new architectural expressions into the fabric of Nomad. The area has become one of Manhattan’s […]