Construction begins in 2018 on a mixed-use building at 259 Clinton Street will rise 724 feet. [Bowery Boogie]

Actor Willem Dafoe recently sold the Grand Street apartment he and his son co-owned for the past 11 years for $860K. [Observer]

Tour an extremely luxe apartment at 210 East 5th Street, which Canadian filmmaker/photographer Gregory Colbert is selling for an $25 million, an unprecedented price in the neighborhood. [Curbed NY]

The owners of Forgtmenot and Kiki’s will soon open their third Division Street restaurant, a 35-seat Greek eatery called Sherman’s. [Bowery Boogie]

Convive Wine & Spirits recently replaced Avenue A Wine & Liquor in the East Village. [EV Grieve]

East Village favorites Veselka and Jimmy’s No. 43 will help cater the Eighth Annual Latke Festival this Monday at the Brooklyn Museum, a benefit for The Sylvia Center. [Edible Brooklyn]

Jennifer Aniston, Jason Bateman and the rest of the cast of Office Christmas Party celebrated their film last week with a party at Mr. Purple. [Observer]

Two Hands and Whynot Coffee on the Lower East Side made this round-up of Gotham’s 22 best java joints. [Refinery 29]