Nabe News: October 27

Posted on: October 27th, 2010 at 1:50 pm by

Toll hikes, Hells Angels, and blood trails, all in today’s neighborhood news roundup!

The MTA approved toll hikes at the city’s major crossings today. Motorists without EZ Pass are being hit the hardest, with increases of 18% [Cityroom]

Google is looking to purchase its Chelsea headquarters for a whopping $2 billion [NY Post via Curbed]

The Hells Angels are after the Alexander McQueen fashion house, as well as Saks and Zappos.com for selling the merchandise. The biker gang is suing over usage of its namesake and iconic “death head” skull [Racked]

More on yesterday’s East Village manhole explosion [EV Grieve]

Someone get Dexter.  Blood trail spotted along East Fourteenth Street. Was it a prank? [Vanishing NY]

A new study reveals that noise levels in the city are dangerously high, enough to deafen! First Avenue above Fourteenth Street is cited as one of the worst offenders [NY1]

And a happy belated 55 to the Village Voice!

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