there were fewer travelers/crusties hanging out in Tompkins Square Park. Instead, the group took to Washington Square Park, Union Square, parts of Brooklyn... However, in The Villager this week, Scoopy hears from Black Ops-Bob that "the 'travelers' will be returning to Tompkins Square Park this season."
Previously on EV Grieve:
Crusty Row, now with a vacancy in Tompkins Square Park
From the Times:
In East Village, Harbingers of Spring Are Missing
[Photo last year by Melanie at East Village Corner]