Happy Wednesday. It’s going to be a bit cooler today, with a high of 72 degrees. However, get your summer clothes ready for the weekend — we’ll definitely be into the high 80s and might even roll over into the 90s!

In a “too-good-to-be-true” campaign, GrubHub offered a free lunch yesterday. It crashed and burned, leaving New Yorkers hangry at lunchtime — and many restaurant and delivery workers stressed. Read more…

Grubhub Free Lunch Delivery Workers Sweetgreen


By just letting Amazon assign a body part to your credit card, you can go wallet-free shopping at the Hudson Yards adjacent Manhattan West Whole Foods. Good idea? Read more…

Amazon One Palm

What we’ve been reading

Can New York reverse its way out of the latest Penn Station plan? (Chelsea Community News)

How America is being changed by the “great resignation”. (Newsweek)

Are you pressed and ready for “proper dinner attire” at New York restaurants? (New York Times)

A Times Square subway entrance is being enhanced with art and accessibility at a cost of $30m (Eyewitness News)

Details of New York’s PRIDE 2022 celebrations have been revealed. (Secret NYC)

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There was another beautiful sunset last night. Gary Hershorn was over the river snapping pics of W42nd Street and Hudson Yards.

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