Monday, October 1, 2012

EV Grieve Etc.: Mourning Edition

[Bobby Williams]

RIP Neil Smith, CUNY prof and expert in urban gentrification (Jeremiah's Vanishing New York)

More on Pathmark's closure on the LES (The Lo-Down)

Sol Moscot leaving longtime LES HQ (BoweryBoogie)

The 'House of Death' on West 10th Street (Ephemeral New York)

Revisiting 'Stranger in Paradise' (Flaming Pablum)

Update on the case against Cro-Mags' Harley Flanagan (Brooklyn Vegan)

More about Jeepney, opening soon on First Avenue (Joonbug)

And in case you missed our post from Saturday... Steve's on the Bowery has closed. Reaction in the comments.

And an item from yesterday afternoon, when a reader noted several NYPD officers along Second Avenue between East Fifth Street and East Fourth Street... Per the reader: They were "bending over some guy who kept saying 'Fuck' over and over ..."



I thought he was singing Lil Wayne's new single 'Fuck Fuck Fuck Bitches Shit'

shmnyc said...

Neil Smith's book "The New Urban Frontier" is what I referred to on many occasions in the Comments section of this blog. It's indispensable reading.