The Turtle Bay Tree Fund

The Turtle Bay Tree Fund is an all-volunteer organization whose mission is to enhance the Turtle Bay neighborhood with seasonal plantings and to maintain the trees, flower beds and enclosures with a program of pruning, watering, litter-removal, and replacement on a regularly scheduled basis. The Tree Fund is one of the largest of this type of neighborhood organizations […]


Spotlight On TBA Business Member: Manhattan Espresso Cafe

by Michael Zullo The Manhattan Espresso Cafe, opened in September 1993 by its owner Brad Bonnewell, a former Lintas Worldwide advertising agency account executive whose office resided in the Turtle Bay neighborhood at One Dag Hammarskjold Plaza. After researching the famous grand cafes and cuisine in Torino, Milano, Rome, Naples and Florence, Brad completed training […]


Remembering Colleen Curtis

It is with sadness that the Turtle Bay Association reflects on the passing of Colleen Curtis, the wife of 54 years of TBA President, Bill Curtis. She was a great supporter of the Turtle Bay neighborhood, and her work in that regard will be sorely missed. She began her career as a stewardess on TWA […]