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Discovery Validates 230 Park Avenue South for its New Worldwide HQ

Home Entertainment and Media Company Leases Entire Flatiron Structure from TF Cornerstone

Approximately three months after its $14.6 billion acquisition of Scripps Networks Interactive, Discovery has verified the place of its new global head office at 230 Park Opportunity South, TF Foundation’s 386,000-square-foot office complex at the corner of 19th and Flatiron.

The cable network, which will inhabit the whole workplace part of the 13-story Gramercy Park building, is planning to take tenancy on phases, starting in fall of 2019 and continuing through mid-2020.

The area is stated to be a favorite with new media business, including Facebook and Spotify, which have offices there, which factored into Discovery’s decision, inning accordance with sources with knowledge of the offer.

In connection with the long-term lease signed by Discovery, TF Cornerstone said it will invest more than $40 million into structure upgrades and modernizations that include an expanded workplace lobby and outdoor courtyard. Discovery said it’s planning to add ground-floor studio and production area along with a roof balcony for workers.

Inning accordance with a TF Foundation spokesperson, the structure owner worked closely with its two existing tenants at 230 Park Opportunity South to end their leases early and help with move-outs, providing the flexibility had to accommodate Discovery’s move-in.

As soon as its brand-new house on Park Avenue is ready Discovery plans to consolidate its other regional office areas, consisting of 850 Third Avenue, Chelsea Market and 1180 Sixth Avenue. CoStar research shows Discovery renting 165,884 square feet at 850 Third Avenue. Discovery acquired the 118,850 square feet that it presently rents at 1180 Sixth Avenue when it acquired Scripps. The Scripps acquisition also brought Discovery the Food Network, which runs from 134,843 square feet at Chelsea Market, now owned by Google.

“TF Cornerstone is thrilled to welcome Discovery to 230 Park Avenue South and together expose the structure’s exceptional historical character while also improving its system and operations into of the premier Class An office complex in Midtown South,” stated Jake Elghanayan, principal at TF Foundation, in a statement.

Discovery revealed plans to transfer its present worldwide head office from the Washington DC residential area of Silver Spring, Maryland to New York City in January. Following its acquisition of Scripps, the combined company runs such cable television networks as Discovery, Food Network, HGTV, ID and TLC. It likewise owns the sports network Eurosport and has a stake in digital material generator Group 9 Media.

FOR THE RECORD: Cynthia Wasserberger, Michael Berg, Joe Judge and Hayley Schoener of Jones Lang LaSalle represented Discovery in its site selection and lease settlements. TF Cornerstone was represented by Bruce Mosler, Ethan Silverstein, Mark Mandell and John Peters of Cushman & & Wakefield.

2 bodies found in house on Karen Avenue near Maryland Parkway

LVMPD officers speak with neighbors of the deceased at Solaire Apartments Sept. 12, 2017 (Gai Phanalasy / FOX5).LVMPD officers speak with neighbors of the deceased at Solaire Apartments Sept. 12, 2017 (Gai Phanalasy/ FOX5).

LVMPD officers consult with neighbors of the deceased at Solaire Apartments Sept. 12, 2017( Gai Phanalasy/ FOX5). LAS VEGAS( FOX5) – Cops are investigating the deaths of two people whose bodies were found at Solaire Apartments on the 1700 block of Karen Avenue Tuesday, Metro stated

. A next-door neighbor called a supervisor stating a nasty odor was originating from a house. The home manager unlocked discovered a dead female near the entrance. The property manager left and called 911.

The fire department showed up to verify the woman was dead and found another body inside the home. Police said the cause of death is unknown.

It’s approximated the bodies remained in the unit for about two weeks with no electrical power, cops added. Stay with FOX5 for the most recent information.

Copyright 2017 KVVU (KVVU Broadcasting Corporation). All rights reserved.

Locals get initially look at plans for I-15-Tropicana Avenue intersection

Southern Nevada residents need to be simply catching their breath after enduring the huge Task Neon program sometime after 2020 when the next huge Interstate 15 freeway work gets underway.

The general public got its first take a look at the $190 million I-15-Tropicana Opportunity Interchange proposition at a public open home conference Tuesday at the Hampton Inn Conference Center on Dean Martin Drive.

Coordinators remain in the earliest stages of thinking about enhancements required by traffic growth in the shadow of the new 20,000-seat arena west of New York-New York.

About 25 conference guests, many of them company individuals concerned about how the job would affect access to their homes, asked concerns and evaluated maps and makings of the interchange understood in the engineering world as an “expanded tight diamond interchange.”

The Nevada Department of Transport is accepting written and emailed remarks through Oct. 16 on the feasibility research that eventually will cause environmental research studies, design, right-of-way acquisition, allowing and building of the project. Composed remarks can be sent to Task Manager Jeff Lerud at NDOT, 1263 S. Stewart St., Carson City, NV 89712, or emailed to [email protected]!.?.!. The requirement for the project

, like the majority of transportation department efforts, includes making the interchange much safer. There were 989 crashes along Tropicana Avenue between Valley View and Las Vegas boulevards in between 2010 and 2013 and of them, majority were mishaps at the interchange ramp intersections. Congestion and delays prevail in the location.

The northbound frontage roadway, known as a”collector-distributor, “is regularly backed up past Russell Road to the 215 Beltway. A logjam happens when traffic is attempting to accelerate onto northbound I-15 while others are slowing to the Tropicana exit. The greatest problem is that the Tropicana bridge over I-15– integrateded the 1960s– isn’t large enough to permit construction of a longer acceleration lane for vehicles merging onto I-15.

In addition, Tropicana’s bridge clearance is 15 feet, 10 inches– 8 inches less than the conventional minimum clearance. That has actually resulted in big rigs and cars towing tall loads to hit the bridge structure.

The variety of vehicles on I-15 near the Tropicana overpass is expected to enhance from 245,000 automobiles a day in 2014 to 295,000 vehicles a day by 2035, thanks in part to the brand-new traffic generator in the area, the arena being developed by MGM Resorts International and AEG Live. Volume also is expected to climb on the narrow Tropicana bridge by 48 percent.

How do you repair it?

Exactly what the transport department is proposing is to restore the whole interchange, including the sweeping flyover bridge that links southbound I-15 traffic to eastbound Tropicana and the Las Vegas Strip.

Other functions of the project:

— Onramps and offramps will certainly be expanded.

— Triple-left-turn lanes will be constructed at indicated crossways.

— The northbound frontage collector-distributor roadway entrance to I-15 will certainly be extended.

— A bridge will be included for Dean Martin Drive traffic to pass beneath Tropicana.

— The whole Tropicana bridge over I-15 will certainly be lengthened to satisfy height and width clearances.

— The existing flyover ramp will be changed to fulfill height and width clearances.

Contact Richard N. Velotta at [email protected]!.?.! or 702-477-3893. Find him on Twitter: @RickVelotta.

3 individuals looked for in lethal shooting on Karen Avenue

Surveillance cameras captured three persons of interest who are being sought for a July 31, 2015 homicide on Karen Avenue. (Source: LVMPD)Monitoring video cameras captured three persons of interest who are being sought for a July 31, 2015 homicide on Karen Opportunity. (Source: LVMPD).
LAS VEGAS (FOX5) -.

Las Vegas City cops released security video photos of three people they are seeking in connection to a deadly shooting from July 31.

According to police, officers responded to calls of the shooting inside an apartment in the 1500 block of Karen Opportunity at 6:28 p.m. A male victim was discovered with gunshot injuries to the head. He was transferred to Sunrise Healthcare facility Trauma in vital condition.

On Monday, authorities were notified the victim died.

The three people, who are being considered as persons of interest, were seen on a recording just before the shooting occurred. Cops explained them with the following:

Subject No. 1: Black male adult in his 20’s, 5’8″ in height and 170 pounds. He was last seen wearing a black t-shirt and red “Bulls” baseball cap.

Subject No. 2: Black female adult in her 20’s, 5’7″ in height and 130 pounds. She was last seen using a black tank top, ripped jeans and wore her hair covered in a green cloth.

Subject No. 3: Black male in between 16 and 18 years of ages, 5’6″ in height and 130 pounds. He was last seen using a black “Lake Lions” T-shirt and has straight shoulder length hair.

The occurrence marked the 65th homicide in Metro’s jurisdiction. A recording of the 3 individuals of interest was posted on Metro’s YouTube page.

Cops advised any individual with information on the three individuals to contact Metro’s Homicide Section at 702-828-3521 or email [email protected]!.?.!. Suggestion can likewise be anonymously sent to Crime Stoppers at 702-385-5555 or at crimestoppersofnv.com.

Copyright 2015 KVVU (KVVU Broadcasting Corporation). All rights reserved.

Motorcyclist seriously hurt in crash on Sahara Avenue

Saturday, Aug. 1, 2015|12:18 p.m.

. A Las Vegas male was seriously hurt in a crash including a minivan and a motorcycle Friday evening, according to Metro Cops.

Likewise according to cops:

Bryant Howski was riding a 2002 Kawasaki ZX-6R east on Sahara Avenue near Richfield Boulevard as Goldie Carter, 30, aimed to made a left turn in a 2005 blue Kia Sedona from a driveway across the eastbound lanes of Sahara. Howski attempted to avoid hitting the Kia, but his motorbike struck the left side of the minivan. He was thrown to the roadway, suffering critical injuries, and was taken to UMC Trauma.

Alcohol is not believed to have actually contributed in the crash, which remains under examination.