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50 Cent’s ‘Power’ Show for Starz Filming on Eldridge Street Today

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 […]

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Adam Sandler Coming to the LES This Week to Film ‘The Cobbler’

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 […]

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Amy Poehler-Produced ‘Broad City’ Filming on Eldridge Today

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 […]

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That Dildo Hanging from the Wires on Eldridge Street

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 […]

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Practice Manager Michael Jervis, Dr. Amy Crain, and Owner/Dr. Marc Seibert. Photo: Lori Greenberg.

Lower East Side Animal Hospital Opens on Eldridge Street

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 […]

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Assafa Islamic Center Revealed at 172 Eldridge

Posted August 7, 2013 at 5:42 am

As Ramadan concludes, we bring news that the Lower East Side will soon have a brand new masjid to call its own. At 172 Eldridge Street.

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Lee Quinones Painting New Piece Over ‘Know Your Rights’ Mural on Eldridge

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.

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‘If Mother Only Knew’ on Eldridge Shutters; bOb Bar Taking Over

Last modified August 1, 2013 at 1:47 pm

If Mother Only Knew (“IMOK”), a mouthful for a bar name, is kaput.

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Eldridge Block Association Scores Victory Against Sapphire Lounge at SLA Hearing

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.

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