Posted December 18, 2013 at 10:00 am
Award-winning Village Voice cartoonist M. Wartella has just published a new coffee table book featuring his comic strips. Wartella’s Strip Show will be available in stores on January 14. His weekly “Runnin’ Scared” column for the paper sometimes focused on the gentrification of the Lower East Side, particularly the rampant change along the Bowery. (Love […]
Posted November 26, 2013 at 6:05 am
Thanksgiving is still two days out, yet Christmas tree vendors are already hitting the streets to peddle the pine. One of the larger outposts on the Lower East Side is stationed outside the Whole Foods Bowery. This year, however, the high-end grocer is taking the reins, so to speak. Vertical integration. Whole Foods is now […]
Last modified October 22, 2013 at 8:13 am
Three employees at the Bowery Whole Foods were held up Sunday night at gunpoint near a second floor office. According to an initial report in the New York Post, and followed up by NBC News, the trio was transporting roughly $26,000 $60,000 in cash across the supermarket floor at around 10pm using shopping carts. Two thieves, […]
Posted July 11, 2013 at 6:00 am
The familiar conical signage was installed in the second floor windows of the Bowery Whole Foods last month.
Last modified January 13, 2013 at 8:50 pm
Shortly before 5 pm this evening, a fire sparked inside the Whole Foods on the Bowery. Crowds are now gathered outside the supermarket while firefighters resolve the situation. We are told that the alarms sounded, sprinklers promptly activated, and customers forced to drop their baskets to be escorted out. UPDATE 8:24 pm: Whole Foods confirms […]
Posted October 1, 2012 at 6:49 am
For nearly thirty years, Pathmark has served the Lower East Side community, from the Manhattan Bridge and Rutgers Houses to all parts north.
Posted March 5, 2012 at 10:28 am
Colombian-born artist Felix Morelo hasn’t chalked up the Lower East Side in quite some time. Now he’s back!