Showing posts with label the sky. Show all posts
Showing posts with label the sky. Show all posts

Saturday, August 20, 2022

Saturday, February 6, 2021

Saturday's opening shot

The early morning sky today from Avenue A and Seventh Street...

Sunday, July 5, 2020

Week in Grieview


[Photo on 10th Street by Ed Yoo]

Posts from this past week included...

• Here is an updated map of what's open in the East Village right now (Friday)

• Alphabets has left the East Village (Monday)

• RIP Margaret Morton (Saturday)

• RIP Holly Lane (Thursday)

• Completion date for new office building at 3 St. Mark's Place is February 2022 (Monday)

• This week's NY See panel (Thursday)

• At B&H Dairy: "A Home for Everyone" (Wednesday)

• Essex Card Shop is now open in its new Avenue A home (Monday)

• Green Garden Buffet debuts on 9th Street (Friday)

• East Village Vintage Collective has reopened its doors; ditto for 9th St. Vintage and Spark Pretty (Wednesday)

• Lease termination notice at Third Rail Coffee; Future You Cafe has closed (Thursday)

• These 3 dry cleaners have closed (Wednesday)

• Reader report: East Village street-cleaning tickets back in full effect (Thursday)

• Nolita Pizza leaves 2nd Avenue (Tuesday)

• Another crazy stormy, then another double rainbow (Monday)

• A new surface for Extra Place (Monday)

• Former Haveli Banjara space is being converted into an apartment on 2nd Avenue (Tuesday)

• 2nd Street post the big sinkhole swallow (Wednesday)

• The PokéSpot has closed (Wednesday)

• GNC closing its remaining East Village outpost (Monday)

... and thanks to Laura Sewell for sharing this photo from First Avenue the other evening... the sprit in the sky...



... and a reader passed along this seasonal shot from last night along 10th Street ...



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Tuesday, March 10, 2020

The Tuesday morning sky



Here's a view of the spectacular morning sky from around Fourth Avenue and 12th Street courtesy of Jeanne Krier.

As someone on Twitter said about today's sunrise: "I love when New York shows up."

Saturday, December 7, 2019

Saturday's parting shot



Aerial view from Avenue A and Sixth Street this morning...

Wednesday, October 9, 2019

Wednesday's parting shot



An early morning sky view from Fourth Street and Second Avenue...

Sunday, September 8, 2019

Wednesday, April 17, 2019

This morning's light



East Village-based photographer Daniel Root — who's usually up at this hour — shared these photos from Tompkins Square Park early this morning...



As he noted: "The light was amazing ..."



...also, for a moment — at 6:40 a.m. — there was a rainbow... Dave on 7th sent this from Avenue B and 11th Street...

Saturday, March 30, 2019

Early afternoon sky break



Today from Seventh Street between Avenue A and First Avenue...

Monday, October 22, 2018

Sky fall



The no-filter sky late this afternoon from Houston and Allen ...

Sunday, November 8, 2015

A pre-dawn planetary show over East 3rd Street



Local astronomy buff Felton Davis writes in this morning ...

Fantastic pre-dawn lineup of planets in the east over 3rd Street: Jupiter in Leo, Mars and Venus in Virgo, and last but not least the waning crescent Moon coming up just before the Sun.





Meanwhile, you can check out some photos of the 2nd Avenue Star Watchers right here.

Saturday, December 27, 2014

X marks the spot above 1st Avenue



Or maybe a belated xmas message? Photo this afternoon via Grant Shaffer

Monday, October 27, 2014

[Updated] Things that you might be able to briefly see streak across the sky this evening



And despite the rumors, it is NOT a promo for "Interstellar."

Updated
Ah, NASA aborted the launch... "due to a boat downrange in the hazard area."



Previously on EV Grieve:
A look at NASA's Minotaur Rocket streaking across the East Village sky

H/T EVG reader Steven

Sunday, April 20, 2014

[Updated] Today in maybe-strange things hovering in the sky



EVG Roving Photographer Bobby Williams happened to have his camera pointed down Tribeca way… when THIS appeared…



Non-plausible theories welcome.

Updated 2:37 p.m.

Thanks to the several readers who sent along this alert from the NYPD…

A private architecture firm will conduct height surveys of buildings in Manhattan today, Sunday, April 20th, and tomorrow, Monday, April 21st. The architectural height surveys will consist of a large balloon aloft approximately 800 feet today from 11 a.m. until 8:15 p.m. in the vicinity of Chrystie and Stanton Streets, and tomorrow from 7 a.m. until 8:30 p.m. in the vicinity of East 58th Street and Sutton Place.