Thursday, June 14, 2012
[This morning in Tompkins Square Park]
Uptick in muggings in East River Park (DNAinfo)
Neighbors angry over short-term stay hotels in StuyTown (Curbed)
Tyra Banks will have an office in the new Lower Eastside Girls Club HQ on Avenue D (The New York Times)
Extras seek role in CBGB biopic (Savannah Morning News)
The City Council's public hearing on NYU's massive proposed Village expansion is Friday, June 29 at 9:30 am (Off the Grid)
The music of Odetta Hartman, daughter of the Two Boots founders (DNAinfo)
The future of the Folsom Street East festival now that new neighbors are uptight (Jeremiah's Vanishing New York)
Another look at Gin Palace on Avenue A (Grub Street)
Farewell Sue Simmons (Gothamist)
... and BoweryBoogie has the scoop on the next nightlife venture for the former Provident Loan Society building on Houston and Essex...
[EVG file photo]
As he writes, "the new concept is pretty much everything you might imagine – crowds, $15 cocktails, and bottle service – brought to the Lower East Side by a nightlife player."