NYC—The NYTimes has a recurring feature for which kids can submit drawings depicting stories in the news. This week's theme was the story about people stealing manhole covers. The most interesting thing about this particular contest was a submission from an 11-year-old who named all the buildings in the background after fast food-like items. Who wouldn't want to stay at Hotel Pie or The Nugget Inn? [Curbedwire Inbox; NYT]
MIDTOWN WEST—On the heels of its big $90 million-plus penthouse sale announcement today, marketers for One57 also publicized that sales for the building exceeded $1 billion. The 90-story glass tower on West 57th Street is now half sold.