Posted January 7, 2014 at 10:23 am
CBS Television Studios will park itself on Eldridge Street between Grand and Canal for the next two days to film a new series called Power. The sixty-minute drama, which centers on a Manhattan nightlife kingpin, was created by Courtney Kemp Agboh (The Good Wife, The Bernie Mac Show); platinum-selling hip hop star 50 Cent serves as […]
Posted November 12, 2013 at 6:06 am
One week after The Knick occupation, another invasion is on the way… Adam Sandler hasn’t made a halfway-decent movie since Big Daddy … or maybe Punch Drunk Love. Much like the latter, he’s now starring in another indie-leaning film directed by Tom McCarthy (The Station Agent, The Visitor). Apparently the new drama is called The […]
Posted September 12, 2013 at 11:00 am
A homegrown Upright Citizens Brigade sketch idea is making its way to cable television. Broad City is the collective brainchild of comediennes Abbi Jacobson and Ilana Glazer. It began in the club but morphed into an uber-popular web series. Fellow UCB alum Amy Poehler took notice and adapted the concept for Comedy Central (ten episodes […]
Posted September 6, 2013 at 11:21 am
She’s a Barbie girl in a barbie world … you can brush her hair, strap on a dildo anywhere. Wait, what? Check this. Next time you’re standing in the smelly intersection of Eldridge and Broome Streets, just look to the sky. Strung from the wires beside the series of Olek yarn-bombed sneakers and dream catchers […]
Last modified August 30, 2013 at 1:12 pm
Sometimes eggs get boring.
Last modified August 29, 2013 at 9:38 am
This past Monday was opening day at the Lower East Side Animal Hospital on the northern block of Eldridge Street. Owner and veterinarian Mark Seibert and his staff gave us a grand tour of the newly renovated space, which they had been sprucing up for the last few months. The state of the art facility […]
Posted August 1, 2013 at 6:05 am
His “Know Your Rights” mural was first painted in 2005, and was rarely sabatoged. A remarkable feat, no doubt.
Last modified August 1, 2013 at 1:47 pm
If Mother Only Knew (“IMOK”), a mouthful for a bar name, is kaput.
Posted July 26, 2013 at 5:23 am
Last week, the Eldridge Street Block Association went up against the Sapphire Lounge at a State Liquor Authority hearing on renewing the bar’s license.