Archive for May, 2010

About Operation Bowery

Posted May 31, 2010 at 9:23 am

This post is dedicated to all the brave men and women who have sacrificed their freedom so that we could enjoy ours.  On this Memorial Day, we salute you. Between 1940 and 1942, the Mediterranean island of Malta was the scene of intense fighting between the Royal Army and Axis forces.  Ultimately, the Britons were […]

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Streets

Early Edition: May 31

Last modified June 27, 2012 at 1:05 am

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Weekend Edition: May 30

Last modified June 27, 2012 at 1:12 am

[Photo Credit: Mattron]

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Week in Review: May 29

Last modified June 27, 2012 at 1:49 am

It’s out of the ordinary to see uniformed firefighters on bicycles [Grand Street Firefighter on Bicycle] Snack Dragon Taco Shack is opening its second Lower East Side location at 164 Orchard Street [Snack Dragon Taco Shack at 164 Orchard] Casa Mezcal soft opened on Thursday night, but is now fully operational [Casa Mezcal Opens Up […]

BP Gas Station Protest on East Houston

Last modified May 29, 2010 at 9:37 am

BP is in a world of shit right now, and last night, dozens of New Yorkers mobilized to the BP gas station at the corner of Houston and Lafayette to protest. It was a press field day.  Reporters and photographers outnumbered actual activists, whose efforts closed down the station.  Many scantily clad men and women […]

Weekend Edition: May 29

Last modified June 27, 2012 at 1:12 am

[Photo Credit: Ramsay de Give]

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Feel Good Friday: Spacehog

Last modified June 27, 2012 at 1:53 am

Enjoy the holiday weekend, folks! Spacehog, “In the Meantime” (1996)

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Nabe News: May 28

Last modified March 18, 2012 at 8:53 pm

Map makeover, 98 Bowery phone messages, and Sex and the City 2 backlash, all in today’s neighborhood news roundup!

Bowery Presents Expands to Maine

Posted May 28, 2010 at 10:48 am

Bowery Presents truly is on a roll.  The indie-leaning promotion company just keeps expanding its reach.  In March, it was Boston; now it’s Portland, Maine.

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Coming Soon: Kung Fu Bing at 189 East Houston

Last modified November 1, 2010 at 12:20 am

Hold the phone!  Kung Fu Bing has not given up on the Lower East Side just yet. Merely a couple months after shuttering its eight-month-old location at 79 Division Street, the hokie eatery is poised to reopen at 189 East Houston, former home of Ashkara.

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