Posted November 1, 2013 at 11:20 am
This week, volunteers broke out their best green thumb at the East River Park, on the one-year anniversary of Hurricane Sandy.
Posted October 29, 2013 at 12:03 pm
Later tonight marks the one year anniversary of Hurricane Sandy. We decided to mark the occasion with a personal journal entry from the morning after the storm, and some photo outtakes that didn’t make the cut last year. Just too many photos to sift through. The above was shot moments before a tree limb almost […]
Posted October 29, 2013 at 6:07 am
Later tonight is the anniversary of Superstorm Sandy. “Light the Shore,” a community-based event, is inviting people to help light up the coastline with flashlights and candles, to acknowledge the impact of the storm. The goal is to have the entire Sandy-impacted coastline illuminated. The event is open to everyone. Information on specific meeting spots below: […]
Posted October 24, 2013 at 6:10 am
Now in its fourth day, Swoon’s takeover of the Bowery graffiti wall is still a few furlongs from finish. Or so it appears. The proverbial torch was passed to the street artist on Monday after the conclusion of the three-month tenure of Revok and Pose. Swoon’s mural is rather timely, channeling themes of Hurricane Sandy […]
Last modified September 24, 2013 at 7:51 am
As of today, 313 Bowery is now officially the first east coast outpost of Patagonia Surf. Gone is the plywood, allowing a glimpse of threads and boards, and a window display featuring sand and dune fence. Patagonia Surf is a year in the making at this location. The brand had originally planned to launch the […]
Posted June 19, 2013 at 10:12 am
Hurricane Sandy taught downtowners, among other things, how to hustle for a charge to keep cell phones connected to the outside.
Last modified June 14, 2013 at 1:23 pm
Summer is unofficially upon us, and while beach weather is still somewhat elusive, we couldn’t help ourselves. The Rockaways were calling and Boogie obliged last weekend, with post Tropical Storm Andrea waves reaching close to ten feet. Sandy-related destruction is visibly ubiquitous along the coastline, and even though sections of boardwalk are completed, the vast majority […]
Posted April 15, 2013 at 6:10 am
So long has this Grand Street lot remained vacant that, at one point, weeds had sprouted into full-fledged trees
Posted April 4, 2013 at 6:30 am
Aside from Hurricane Sandy, payphones really haven’t seen much action in well over a decade.