7th Street

Discussing the Past and Next 50 Years of the NYC Subway Map

Posted October 26, 2015 at 5:10 am

Many Boogie readers and staffers are die-hard subway buffs. Growing up, we would enjoy competing with friends, connecting to as many train lines as possible in order to figure out the fastest routes through the boroughs. (Yes, we’re geeks, we admit it. Plus, we weren’t old enough to drink; we had to entertain ourselves somehow.) […]

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Streets

All Hail the Return of the East Village Joe Strummer Mural

Last modified September 16, 2013 at 12:59 pm

Dr. Revolt returned to Niagra yesterday to redo the world famous Joe Strummer mural that has graced this facade for a decade.

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Art

Streets

Hateful Hot Kitchen Flyers Spotted Along Orchard Street

Posted February 29, 2012 at 6:08 am

It appears there’s a new street smear campaign afoot on Orchard Street, which rails against the popular East Village Chinese restaurant Hot Kitchen

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Avenue C in 1989, Before Zum Schneider [Video]

Posted April 1, 2011 at 11:30 am

Witness life before the gold rush in 1989 Alphabet City. Video after the jump!

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Piano Dumper Wanted Cooper Union Attention

Posted January 28, 2011 at 2:18 pm

What would you do to better your chances of getting into Cooper Union?

Lower Eastside Girls Club Groundbreaking Ceremony

Last modified November 1, 2010 at 11:13 am

Last Friday afternoon, officials from the NYC Housing Development Corporation, the NYC Department of Housing Preservation and Development, elected state and local leaders, and project developer Dermot Company were on hand for a groundbreaking ceremony to celebrate the new Lower East Side Girls Club Center for Community. Located on Avenue D and East 7th Street […]

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The Bowery Cigar

Posted September 23, 2010 at 6:24 am

Because branding products with the Bowery namesake is considered chic these days.  Yessir, everything from boots and pants, to jackets and shirts.  All the cool kids are apparently doing it.  Now the five-year-old Velvet Cigar Lounge at 80 East Seventh Street has a new line of cigars named for our beloved thoroughfare.

Dumpster Dickchicken on Ghostbusters

Posted April 28, 2010 at 6:26 am

This is amazing!  Dickchicken conquers Ghostbusters with this sticker, currently pasted to a plastic dumpster outside 130 East Seventh Street.

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Art

East Fifth Bliss Filming on Rivington Tomorrow

Last modified June 27, 2012 at 1:35 am

Following up on yesterday’s shoot near the corner of East Seventh Street and First Avenue, East Fifth Bliss will be filming in our neck of the woods tomorrow.  Given the placement of neon notices, production is relegated to Rivington between Essex and Ludlow.  Perhaps scenes inside the Hotel on Rivington?

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