Nabe News: October 15

Posted on: October 15th, 2010 at 1:39 pm by

Yippie speculation, Mars Bar love, and bus tracking, all in today’s neighborhood news roundup!

One neighborhood Yippie, Dana Beal, claims he knows who is responsible for the C-4 cache discovered in the Marble Cemetery. A former “weapons dealer” named David Degondea, currently serving time for killing a New York City police officer [The Villager]

The plot thickens at Village Tart on Kenmare, which mysteriously closed last month.  Angry employees left hate-filled graffiti outside the restaurant, claiming they haven’t been paid during this “vacation.” [Eater]

Mars Bar gets the profile treatment from the Wall Street Journal [Wall Street Journal via EV Grieve]

Take a stroll through Astor Place of yesteryear [Vanishing NY]

A web-based tracking system for the city’s bus system. What about mobile? [Second Avenue Sagas]

Photos from the 1939 World’s Fair in Flushing Meadows [New York Shitty]



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