Before and After: A Local Business Celebrates its 30th

LARCHMONT — Thirty years in business, any business, is something to celebrate. So we celebrate Kurt Sauer Opticians in Larchmont on their 30th anniversary. Have a look at the store and owner Josie Fanelli, then– (remember the 80s?) when she was an apprentice to previous owner Kurt Sauer.  And now. They haven’t changed a bit. Congrats!

Congrats on the Latest Addition to the Johnson Food Truck

In our story last week, below, we mentioned the Johnson Truck was expecting another Lil’ Johnson Jr.

A baby boy arrived this morning weighing in at 8 lbs., 9 oz. Bigger than a Po’ Boy, that’s for sure. Congrats! I just had an almost perfect New Orleans style bowl of Red Beans and Rice. The brown sauce had just the right amount of Cajun seasoning.

Cool Finds: The Johnson Food Truck

 A special Spring Break treat… I just had an almost perfect New Orleans style bowl of Red Beans and Rice. The brown sauce had just the right amount of Cajun seasoning. It was served from a truck. One of the things, I always say, that makes a town world class, is the ability to access gourmet grub on wheels.

LoopTV: Beyond theLoop, Episode 1

You’re now Beyond the Loop. Our new talk show is sort of a The View, but with real people, who actually work and raise children. Our pilot is taped at Larchmont’s Espana Restaurant, where we debate such heady topics as the conflict in North Africa, the Cialis commercial with the bathtubs and knock off designer bags on Canal Street. Want to be a guest or know a good one? drop us a line at beyondtheloop@theloopny.com .

Video: Local Auction Sells Painting for $460K

 

One of the Jasper Cropsey paintings we told you about this week fetched a cool $460,000 Sunday at the Clarke Auction Gallery in Larchmont. It was purchased by a Connecticut man who asked to remain anonymous. “It’s a remarkable painting,” he said. The Hudson River School painter’s “Prospect Point, Niagara Falls in Winter,” a 15″high by 24″ wide oil painting, one of two Cropseys found in a West Hartford, Ct. home’s rec room recently, was painted about 1856.

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