Nabe News: October 14
Bayard’s Mount, high-brow bedbugs, and UFO sightings, all in today’s neighborhood news roundup!
Narcissism reaches new levels with the “New York Loves Me” ad campaign and tee-shirt blitz [The Grumbler]
Speculation continues about the expansion of the Freeman’s empire into Brooklyn [Eater]
UFO sighting over Chelsea, but likely just a bunch of runaway balloons [EV Grieve]
Bedbugs love entertainment. First it’s movie theaters, and now Lincoln Center! [Gothamist]
More on the proposed dorm-slash hotel tower that NYU is planning for the landmakred Silver Towers site [Runnin’ Scared]
Over two centuries ago, Bayard’s Mount was one of the highest points in Manhattan. It sat near the corner of today’s Grand and Mott Streets, and housed a colonial fort during the Revolutionary period [Bowery Boys]