Wednesday, December 13, 2023

EVG Etc.: Jesse Malin continues rehab after spinal cord stroke; Foul Witch serves 'voluptuous food'

Photo on Second Avenue by Derek Berg 

• Police searching for a suspect who broke into a woman's apartment near 11th and A and climbed into bed with her (ABC 7 ... The Post

• Following a spinal cord stroke in June, East Village musician and bar owner Jesse Malin is undergoing daily stem-cell treatments at a clinic in Buenos Aires along with intensive physical therapy (Rolling Stone... Brooklyn Vegan ... American Songwriter

• Tracking NYC's record-high homeless shelter population (City Limits

• DOT adds more rush hour vehicle capacity to attempt to ease congestion approaching the Williamsburg Bridge (Streetsblog

• Some landlords are renting rent-stabilized units at market-rate prices (The City)

• If you want to oppose a 5G tower at 184 E. Seventh St. at Avenue B (Village Preservation

• A visit to Monkey Thrift Shop Upcycling, which recently opened on Ninth Street near Avenue A (NBC New York

• Frigid NYC is underway at the Kraine Theater and Under St. Marks (Official site

• On Avenue A, Foul Witch serves "voluptuous food in a scrappy space" (The New Yorker

• Crowds are flocking to Tokuyamatcha & Onigirazu for the rice sandwiches on Sixth Street between Avenue B and Avenue C (Eater

• Max Wolf Friedlich’s "Job" will get an Off-Broadway run at the the Connelly Theater on Fourth Street from Jan. 19 through March 3 (The Hollywood Reporter)

• Romeo's is a new cocktail bar in the former St. Dymphna's space at 118 St. Mark's Place (Time Out

• Classics playing on Dec. 18 at the Village East by Angelika — "The Apartment" and "White Christmas"

• Why NYC Christmas trees are so expensive (Gothamist)

• A topic of interest: The U.S. shoplifting scourge is a lot of hype with little evidence (CNN


Anonymous said...

...cant think of anyone who wants a 5g tower...

Anonymous said...

I’ve been wondering where Jesse was and how he’s doing
Thanks for posting the articles

Anonymous said...

The article on shoplifting notes there are real pockets of real increases in certain cities. That refers to NY, LA and SF. So there is evidence.

Anonymous said...

Hope Mr Malin is back doing the James Brown splits before long.

Anonymous said...

Lots of 🙏🙏’s for Jesse!!