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This is What Happens When Harvey Weinstein Shows his Face at a Bar on Avenue B

Last modified October 25, 2019 at 12:18 pm

Disgraced Hollywood mogul Harvey Weinstein spent Wednesday night at an Alphabet City bar where he was confronted by women during a private event. The protesters, including a comedian, were booed. The evening was captured on social media. At an event called “Actors Hour” at Downtime on Avenue B, comedian Kelly Bachman addressed the “elephant in […]

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Chef-Owner of ‘Pardon My French’ Died in a Motorcycle Accident Last Week

Posted April 14, 2017 at 5:11 am

Guilherme Barreto, the Brazilian chef behind Pardon My French in Alphabet City, died last Friday in a motorcycle accident in Delray Beach, Florida. He was 37. Chef Barreto graduated from Le Cordon Bleu and, according to a 2015 writeup in the Wall Street Journal, spent nearly two decades at a roster of top-rated restaurants, including […]

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These Spray-Painted Subway Train Light Fixtures are on Display at ‘Tunnel Lights’ Exhibit Tonight

Posted November 11, 2016 at 9:33 am

We have a little rounding up to do since our graff baby Uncapped: Beneath the Paint series has blossomed into a movement. Hosting shows that The Source magazine covered. Twice. Writing for international websites, curating events, etc. We are kind of a big deal. Can I say that about us? Yeah, why not. Later tonight, Bowery […]

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Hanging at the ‘Training Days’ Graffiti Show [RECAP]

Posted August 3, 2016 at 5:17 am

Oh, what a night. A huge thank you to all who came out to show love and support at the Training Days show, a culmination of sorts for our ongoing Uncapped series. We had an amazing time, one that so many are still talking about, so we figured we’d share some pics on whatcha missed if you […]

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Manitoba’s is Crowdfunding to Pay Settlement and Stay Alive on Avenue B

Last modified January 21, 2015 at 9:25 am

Manitoba’s is the very type of establishment that is fading from the greater Lower East Side. A no-frills dive bar with good tunes and edgy vibe that doesn’t rely on pay-for-play crap like Urban Daddy. Unfortunately, like so many others, the watering hole is threatened. As first reported by EV Grieve last week, Handsome Dick’s […]

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Stability Issues at 6 Avenue B Result in Crumbling ‘Parapet Wall’

Posted December 3, 2014 at 5:33 am

We came across this crime scene tape yesterday evening outside the long-vacant, mysterious 6 Avenue B. It was around 6pm and a host of first responders were parked curbside and inside the tenement itself. Littering the wet pavement were small collections of debris that had fallen from above. The building is crumbling, it seems. According […]

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Watch This Hawk Feast on a Rat at 14th and Avenue B [VIDEO]

Posted January 27, 2014 at 11:03 am

  Mike Baca (aka 2ESAE) of street art crew UR New York shared this crazy Vine video with us last Friday evening. Dude caught a candid scene of a Hawk casually snacking on an enormous rat while perched on a mid-block fence. Bon appetit.

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Method Man Shooting Scenes for ‘The Cobbler’ Inside Avenue B Bodega

Posted December 6, 2013 at 11:12 am

Above is a gratuitous photo of Method Man during a Wednesday night filming sesh for The Cobbler. It was taken by Boogie reader Milo Cordell outside of the Anwar bodega at 106 Avenue B. The hip-hop luminary and onetime Wu Tang Clansman stars alongside Adam Sandler and Steve Buscemi. The Cobbler is an indie-drama which stars […]

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Chico’s East Houston Ad Murals Shamelessly Erased

Posted August 21, 2013 at 6:10 am

Chico’s labor of painted love was defiled, and now he’s pissed.

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Chico Paints New Ramones Mural on Croxley Ales

Posted July 5, 2013 at 6:50 am

After creating an ad mural for soon-to-open Wafels & Dinges at Avenue B and East Houston, the beloved street artist went around the corner to Croxley Ales.

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