Lafayette Street

Kate Spade Buys Up Jersey Street

Posted March 17, 2011 at 6:28 am

News flash – Kate Spade has just sullied nearly one half of Jersey Street.

Filed Under

Bank of America, Pay Your Taxes

Posted March 16, 2011 at 6:39 am

One lipstick vandal at the East Houston bank branch had something to say.

Filed Under


Calvin Klein Pairs Cleavage with Clever

Posted March 15, 2011 at 6:28 am

Calvin Klein is pairing cleavage with clever in its latest banner campaign above the corner of Lafayette and East Houston.

Filed Under

Olek Crochets Children’s Tricycle in Petrosino Square

Posted March 9, 2011 at 6:28 am

No rest for the weary. That seems to be Olek’s mantra of late.

Filed Under


Update on REI Progress at Puck Building

Last modified November 15, 2011 at 10:15 pm

Five months ago, blockbuster news dropped that REI was planning to open its first city location inside the landmarked Puck Building. Now there’s progress.

RIP Levi’s Billboard of Gears

Posted February 18, 2011 at 6:28 am

Levi’s finally decided to scrap its billboard undertaking above the corner of East Houston and Lafayette.

Gossip Girl Filming at Delicatessen

Last modified June 27, 2012 at 1:35 am

Right now the corner of Prince and Lafayette is buzzing with production crews. Gossip Girl is currently in the neighborhood filming scenes inside swank restaurant Delicatessen. Black curtains and PA guards are in place to deter any paparazzi. There is also a line of pretty people queued outside the entrance. Extras.

Filed Under

Gum Election Ballot on Worst Wireless Carrier

Posted February 15, 2011 at 6:28 am

It’s been two years, but the modern democracy-loving folks behind Gum Election are back with another street ballot.

Drill Rig at BP Station on East Houston

Last modified June 27, 2012 at 1:27 am

What’s an oil rig doing on East Houston? It’s gets deeper.

Filed Under

Element Nightclub at 225 East Houston to Close

Last modified June 27, 2012 at 1:27 am

Eater is reporting that Element, the upscale nightclub inside the old Provident Loan Society building on East Houston, is shutting down for good. Apparently the owners sold the building from underneath the business.  Of course, the club needs to go out with a bang. [Photo Credit: masck] According to the Facebook page, the proper sendoff […]

Filed Under