Apple has signed a lease for its first retail store in Brooklyn. According to the New York Post, Apple will open a 20,000-square-foot location at 247 Bedford Ave. in Williamsburg.
Mike Marri and Eric Olsen are the sort who can savor quality sushi while listening to tracks from Springsteen’s 1982 solo guitar album, Nebraska...all in the middle of a workday. The owners of Boulevard Pro have two decadently oversized leather recliners in their small, sunny Oradell, NJ, showroom, and they know how to touch-pad the Mechoshades closed on a bright afternoon should those recliners call their names. Marri, a fit 50-year-old who worked for years as a full-time drummer, and Olsen, whose movie-star looks once tempted him toward an acting career, both seem to embody the philosophy that “making a living”