Wednesday, August 15, 2012

EV Grieve Etc.: Mourning edition

[The beloved Gulf gas pumps at the new BP station on Second Avenue]

Ben Shaoul now buying up Ludlow Street (The Lo-Down)

At Mott and Houston: "FUCK YOU BLOODSUCKERS WE WANT A BODEGA BACK" (Jeremiah's Vanishing New York)

Video (graphic) of the dog shooting on East 14th Street (Gothamist)

Bar Veloce won't let Handsome Dick Manitoba's son use its restroom (MANIBLOG)

David Bowie on the streets (Flaming Pablum)

So long tenants: More rich people want buildings for their own single-family mansions (The Wall Street Journal)

More seafood for the LES (BoweryBoogie)

Update on 3 incoming Coney Island Boardwalk businesses (Amusing the Zillion)

...and as we first reported back in June, Tahini closed for good on Third Avenue at St. Mark's Place... on Monday, workers stripped away the exterior...

Updated: Oh. That was fast. A tipster says that the location is now a pizza place... maybe something like the former St. Mark's Pizza?

And here it is... let us know if you try it...


James C. Taylor said...

Does the painted Falafel Shawarma sign refer to anything still in existence? (I tend to avoid that corner at all costs so please excuse my ignorance.)

amy said...

when that falafal place opened they had a naming contest which i entered but did not win. my suggested name was "where the f*ck is the pizza place?"

my name clearly made more sense :)