Posted June 29, 2020 at 5:05 am
Early Sunday morning, the street opened up and swallowed an SUV on the Lower East Side. The roadbed on East Second Street – just west of Avenue A – sunk into oblivion shortly after midnight. Taking away a parking space and its vehicle. Firefighters and cops responded, and the truck was eventually excised from the […]
Posted January 6, 2020 at 5:03 am
Police are seeking the public’s help locating a suspect wanted in connection to a residential break-in on East 2nd Street last week. The wanted man entered the apartment in the early morning of December 28, and stole a wallet. The 9th Precinct released the following advisory: On Saturday, December 28, 2019 at approximately 0100 hours […]
Posted September 21, 2017 at 5:16 am
In our current food-obsessed culture – especially in places like New York City – it seems that we are global food citizens. We have easy access to an endless variety of restaurants and specialty food stores, which enable us to explore foods from all over the world. And we can easily watch a multitude of […]
Posted March 1, 2016 at 5:10 am
Discount beer and soda distributor, Poch & Risman, is gone after decades in Alphabet City. A $7 million transaction for the two-story basic building (298 East 2nd Street) back in October spelled the beginning of the end. Boogie contributor Robert Carmona shares these images, which show the warehouse experiencing gut demolition yesterday. Poch & Risman […]
Posted August 1, 2014 at 9:25 am
Local general practicioner Dr. David Ores has been providing medical services to low-income and uninsured residents of the Lower East Side for two decades. One week ago, Dr. Dave (as neighbors refer to him) organized a desperate crowdfunding plea to remain in his office on East Second Street. He had recently learned of a $30,000 […]
Posted March 21, 2014 at 5:22 am
Boukies met with heartbreak earlier this month; the two-year-old Greek restaurant is now closed for good. Despite printouts on premise which cite ambiguous “renovations,” the outgoing phone message confirms the news in no uncertain terms. Callers are greeted with the following confirmation: “Unfortunately the restaurant has now permanently closed, but we thank you for calling.” […]
Posted September 13, 2013 at 3:52 pm
At Il Posto Accanto, not only can you sit outside and people watch on 2nd Street, but you can indulge in my all-time beloved pasta.
Last modified February 27, 2013 at 5:09 pm
Between raising money and scoring a new location, it’s a week of good news for the Living Room.