Tuesday, December 29, 2020

EVG Etc.: Checking in with Arlene's Grocery; rallying around Army & Navy Bags

Photo in Tompkins Square Park by Derek Berg

• Christmas at Middle Collegiate Church, destroyed by fire on Dec. 5 (The Associated Press)

• Checking in with Arlene's Grocery, struggling to survive during the pandemic (Gothamist

• City still confusing restaurants about outdoor dining rules (Gothamist

• More lawsuits over Cuomo's indoor dining ban (The Real Deal

• New York lawmakers approve sweeping eviction moratorium (Politico

• Fashion boutique Café Forgot's year-long residency has come to an end on Sixth Street (Instagram

• Holidays with red-tailed hawks Christo and Amelia (Laura Goggin Photography)

• The new photo book, "The Drag Explosion," explores the downtown scene of the 1980s-1990s (NBC News

• Tonight at 6:30, a virtual book talk — "East Village: Lens on the Lower East Side" (Zoom info here

• How loyal customers rallied around Army & Navy Bags on East Houston Street (The New York Times)

...and speaking of loyal, Adam Sandler gives a shout-out to the struggling Cozy Soup 'N' Burger on Broadway at Astor... where he filmed a scene for "Big Daddy" ...

1 comment:

Anonymous said...

Soup and burger, underrated combo.