Home and Hearth, Deluxe Edition

(The New York Times) Out on West 17th Street, a lanky model lounged on a white bench, angling her face toward the sun as a photographer snapped away.

Alison Cayne Schneider, the owner. Credit: Nicole Bengiveno/The New York Times

Inside, Stephanie Janis sat in her regular seat at the marble-topped communal table, sopping up her egg salad with a piece of crusty bread. “This place is like being home, only better,” said Ms. Janis, a toy designer who lives nearby, as she glanced at the scene outside the window.

Source: http://www.nytimes.com/2013/04/28/nyregion...