Nabe News: February 1

Posted on: February 1st, 2011 at 1:55 pm by

The Astor Place redesign is already irking neighborhood preservationists, especially with regard to the area surrounding the Alamo Cube.  The plan calls for eliminating a section of Astor between Lafayette and Fourth Avenue, an old Native American trail [Curbed; Previously]

Catching up with local legends Hettie Jones and Eric Richards at last week’s 35 Cooper Square rally [Runnin’ Scared; Previously]

Please, someone shed light on the origins of the playful Batman Christmas Carol [Flaming Pablum]

A view from atop the Hell Gate Bridge, built in 1916 [Animal NY]

February is pancake month over at Clinton Street Baking Co. The restaurant will serve a rotating selection of special flavored flapjacks, including crunchy banana and chocolate chunk [Fork in the Road]

Organic Avenue is ever expanding its franchise. Its newest location is at 156 Sullivan Street in Soho [Grub St; Previously]

Mining the differences between the socialites of the 90s versus today [Vanishing NY]

Yes, inanimate objects can create snow angels [Cityroom]

A recap of Ray’s 78th birthday last night [EV Grieve]



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