CurbedWire: JetBlue T5 Ribbon Cutting & Grenade Scare, Edge Now Making Housecalls - NBC New York

CurbedWire: JetBlue T5 Ribbon Cutting & Grenade Scare, Edge Now Making Housecalls

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    JFK AIRPORT—There was an official ribbon cutting at the hot new Terminal 5, which is JetBlue's new home in Queens that we had a sneak look at before Labor Day. The official opening day also featured the first official scare, as the terminal was evacuated because of a toy grenade. That part wasn't in the news release from the Port Authority, which opted to talk up the $800 million it put into the new 26-gate terminal, which is behind the landmark Eero Saarinen TWA Terminal. [Curbed]

    WILLIAMSBURGWe're not sure exactly what this represents, but the Edge, the huge Williamsburg waterfront development, is now "making housecalls." That's right. Don't feel like schlepping to the Burg? Just give the sales office a call and "once the appointment is confirmed, two Edge agents will meet the prospective buyer at either his or her home or office for a 45-minute presentation, which will walk the buyer through the project. Agents will be outfitted with laptops, floor plans and presentations boards..." [Curbed]