David Stone
Better a fine dining speakeasy than good neighbors...
Better a fine dining speakeasy than good neighbors...
© David Stone / Roosevelt Island Daily

Last week, a good sized chunk of the Roosevelt Island community abandoned its neighbors, heaping praise on a deeply flawed plan to park a full time "speakeasy and alfresco beer garden" adjacent to a children's playground and family picnicking location. Each of the leaders share two things in common.

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