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Wednesday, October 20, 2021
2nd annual Mask-Querade taking place Halloween afternoon on 7th Street
East Village restaurateur Ravi DeRossi's Overthrow Hospitality group is once again hosting a Trick-or-Treat Halloween festival fo...
FA debuts on 9th Street; the green bench arrives in Tompkins Square Park
FA — better-known as Fucking Awesome World Entertainment — debuted on Saturday at 420 E. Ninth St. between Avenue A and First Avenue. The ...
Blank Street coffee looks to be opening an outpost on 3rd Avenue
Blank Street, the fast-growing NYC coffee brand founded in the summer of 2020, looks to be opening an outpost at 36 Third Ave. between Ni...
Sun meets the sidewalk again along this stretch of 2nd Avenue
Workers removed the sidewalk bridge from outside 111 Second Ave. here between Sixth Street and Seventh Street on Monday... re-introducing ...
Reader report: new laundromat washed up before it opens?
We've been meaning to note that a laundromat is opening at 60 Avenue B between Fourth Street and Fifth Street... previously site of a ...
Tuesday, October 19, 2021
When life gives you a bulky sidewalk bridge, play tetherball
As seen today on the Urban Umbrella scaffolding around Cooper Union's Foundation Building ... thanks to Goggla for the photo! (And t...
Office building for 3 St. Mark's Place appears stalled for now
As we reported earlier this month , workers at the development site on the northeast corner of Third Avenue and St. Mark's Place remov...
Openings: Chichen Itzá on 10th Street
Chichen Itzá is now open at 277 E. 10th St. between Avenue A and First Avenue. We don't know too much about the Mexican restaurant. (We...
Omakase sushi bar coming to former upholstery shop on 7th Street
An omakase sushi bar is in the works for 208 E. Seventh St. between Avenue B and Avenue C. The applicant, Linda Wang, had received admini...
A wrap at the Bowery Mural Wall
David Flores has wrapped up work at the Bowery Mural Wall after several days . According to a description of the work, the mosaic-style mu...
Monday, October 18, 2021
You had me at cello: Details on a free recital tomorrow evening at Most Holy Redeemer
Passing this along from the folks at Most Holy Redeemer/Nativity Parish on Third Street between Avenue A and Avenue B... Tomorrow night, ...
A moment on the L-train platform this afternoon
As seen on the eastbound Third Avenue L platform this afternoon ... thanks to Adrienne Dee-Olsen for the clip!
Signs of new development along the retail strip of 250 E. Houston St.
The old retail section of this strip of storefronts at 250 E. Houston St. is apparently coming down to make way for an unspecified new devel...
Via Della Pace owners opening an Italian deli on 4th Street
Photo by Derek Berg As we've been reporting , Via Della Pace is reopening in a new space at 87 E. Fourth St. between Second Avenue and...
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