Wednesday, November 10, 2010

EV Grieve Etc.: Mourning edition

Ousted Coney Island biz owners lawyer up (The Post)

Someone who thinks Coney Island is getting better now (

RIP Coney Island Bank Building (Scouting New York)

The Shake Shack Effect (Jeremiah's Vanishing NY)

Shooting a tea commercial in Tompkins Square Park (Melanie's East Village Corner)

Sanitation Department plays tree pit basketball (via Blue Glass) on 10th Street.

Memories of CBGB (Patell and Waterman’s History of New York)

LES Jewels makes the scene on Avenue A (Nadie Se Conoce)

Here come the holidays on Orchard Street (BoweryBoogie)

Why the world's 10th wealthiest person was recently in the East Village (Neighborhoodr)

And tonight at Otto's... in the front room...


Laura Goggin Photography said...

From the Revitalizing CI article:

"...the Boardwalk will reflect the unique character and innovative spirit of Coney Island..."

Uh, really? Because that's exactly what I thought was being wiped out and replaced with very un-unique businesses you can find off any highway off-ramp.

glamma said...

yeah seriously! they have to be kidding! stupidest thing i ever heard. very glad to hear they are fighting back.. they literally have nothing to lose. Marc Aronson you are doing a very good thing. power to you brother!

Marty Wombacher said...

Everyone should leave a comment at that idiotic Coney Island op-ed piece. I just did. Let this asshole know how stupid they are.

NYCETC said...

I love the fire cat! goes well with this article I read yesterday "Cat blamed for starting fire with toaster oven"