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Olek Exhibit Revived at Christopher Henry Gallery

Last modified January 5, 2011 at 10:51 am

Olek is jumpstarting her “Knitting is for Pus****” exhibit at the Christopher Henry Gallery.

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Bowery Boogie in New York Magazine’s Take-Out Guide

Last modified December 5, 2010 at 7:36 pm

Bowery Boogie is included in New York Magazine’s “Everything Guide to Deliveries.”  Many thanks to the editors for including our top take-out picks in their roundup! What are some of your favorite delivery options in the neighborhood?

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Matthew Oliver Maddy to Revive 168 Elizabeth Option

Last modified November 8, 2010 at 9:21 pm

It appears Matthew Oliver Maddy will have another go at opening a venture in the basement of 168 Elizabeth Street.  With a subject line reading, “M. Maddy Has Resurfaced,” a reader emailed us that he will appear before Community Board 2 tomorrow night. You may recall that Maddy made waves in late June when he […]

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Update on Yesterday’s Cyclist Accident at Bowery and Delancey

Posted October 13, 2010 at 6:36 am

Yesterday morning at around 9:05 am, an eighteen-wheeler struck a cyclist in the intersection of Bowery and Delancey.  One Boogie reader (and good Samaritan!) was on scene and emailed us a detailed report of what transpired.  As the tipster aptly notes, the intersection is a “fucking deathtrap.”

The Nolitan Fully Exposed

Last modified December 5, 2010 at 5:45 pm

Ladies and gentlemen, behold the bare broadside of The Nolitan at 30 Kenmare Street, Little Italy’s latest trendy hotel monstrosity. The last remnants of scaffolding and rotten plywood are no longer in the picture. Just some odds-and-ends sidewalk fencing.

An Omen on the Bowery

Posted September 9, 2010 at 6:25 am

While gruesome, herewith a true omen if ever there was one.  Yesterday morning, a dead black cat was splayed across the sidewalk near the corner of Bowery and Kenmare.

37 Kenmare Now for Rent

Last modified December 5, 2010 at 5:46 pm

Once upon a time, Yee Fay Inc. was the operative business inside the squat warehouse at 37 Kenmare Street. Not anymore, though.  Their signage was pried from the roofline, and replaced with twin leasing signs.  Indeed, the spot is now up for grabs.

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Preparations Begin at 150 Bowery for Zenkichi

Posted July 16, 2010 at 6:23 am

In the last 24 hours, a number of tipsters have alerted us to the progress at 150 Bowery, which NYC the Blog had also covered just the other day.  Earlier this week, the long-shuttered security gates were lifted and a new plywood encasement constructed.  This latest news does not bode well for the already-endangered lighting […]

Chinatown Partnership Local Development Corporation on BID Quest

Posted July 12, 2010 at 6:27 am

Downtown New York is now in a tizzy, as the Chinatown border wars continue to flare.  The Villager first exposed the subject back in May. As it stands, the powerful Chinatown Partnership Local Development Corporation is on an ambitious quest to expand its boundaries so it can create a larger Business Improvement District (BID).

The Bowery Vuvuzela [Video]

Posted July 12, 2010 at 6:13 am

At about 10:30 last night, hours after Spain defeated the Netherlands in the World Cup final, one drunken reveler was stumbling up Bowery sounding his ear-piercing vuvuzela.  The noise elicited responses from many of the drivers stopped in traffic just north of Delancey.

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