Posted July 17, 2013 at 6:11 am
The Citi Bike docking station in the Allen Street Mall at Houston was just relocated.
Last modified July 12, 2013 at 9:13 am
The “Pothole Gang” of DOT finally paid a visit to the epic Eldridge hell hole earlier this week. Its presence at the corner of Stanton had a tendency to attract the photographers. That’s over now, though, having been plugged with a wad of asphalt. Meanwhile, for the first time in four years, a new hell […]
Posted July 9, 2013 at 6:30 am
The mere mention of Edward Snowden is a polarizing conversation tact. Arguments abound – is he a traitor or an American hero? Bluestockings at 172 Allen Street is siding with Edward Snowden during this current crisis of international asylum. A simple printout in its doorway announces that “Edward Snowden is welcome here.” A red flag […]
Posted July 8, 2013 at 6:00 am
Add the nascent sinkhole at Eldridge and Stanton to the top of the list of most epic. This hell hole opened in the aftermath of last week’s heavy rains and extreme heat. The iron sewer grate outside the Little Bryan bodega completely collapsed, along with a sizable section of asphalt, ultimately revealing the drainage tunnel […]
Posted July 3, 2013 at 10:11 am
Using Yelp’s new word map creation, a user can handily gauge benchmark social phenomena across the Five Boroughs.
Posted July 3, 2013 at 6:18 am
So apparently there was a water main rupture yesterday afternoon near the eastbound intersection of Houston and Mott. Extent of the subterranean damage wasn’t immediately available, but a fleet of Department of Environmental Protection trucks was quickly mobilized to the site. A square section of pavement was excavated to make way for the bilge pump […]
Posted July 2, 2013 at 10:21 am
Later this evening, Citi Bike is holding an “info session” for NYCHA residents about the nuts and bolts of the new bike share program.
Posted June 27, 2013 at 11:15 am
With Citi Bike corals all over the map, the constant concern, other than litigious NIMBY-ism, is frequent theft, damage, and vandalism.
Posted June 21, 2013 at 6:18 am
The 7th Precinct is after a suspect wanted for sexual assault on the Lower East Side. Early last Sunday morning (3:05 am), the perp allegedly followed a 23-year-old female into the elevators at 300 Cherry Street (at Clinton) where he attempted to assault her. The woman fought back and foiled the attack, scaring the dude […]