Friday, November 30, 2018
EVG Etc.: Catching up with Christo and Amelia; saving the Strand from landmarking
[The red-tailed hawks on the Christodora via Goggla]
Thanksgiving with Christo and Amelia (Laura Goggin Photography)
The Strand doesn't want its building landmarked (Jeremiah's Vanishing New York)
A feature on John Casey, owner of Casey Rubber Stamps on 11th Street (CBS 2 via YouTube)
These East Village spots are fueling "New York's Taiwanese New Wave" (The New Yorker)
The fight to make cash-free cafés illegal in NYC (Grub Street)
Citi Bike tripling the size of its fleet in the coming years (Streetsblog)
The mayor scraps plan for mega-jail down on Centre Street (Curbed)
The Lower East Side of Lillian Walk (6sqft)
EVG contributor Daniel Efram is raising funds for a one-off Curiosities book prototype (Kickstarter)
If you enjoy action-packed 1980s B-movies set in a dystopian future, then consider "2019: After the Fall of New York" (Dangerous Minds)
Meanwhile, on Twitter...
... and an EVG regular shared info on this festive event tomorrow evening at 7:30 not too far away — 155 East 22nd St., between 3rd Avenue and Lexington...