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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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Crowdfunding to Outfit Campos Plaza Community Center with Tablets

Posted May 10, 2013 at 6:20 am

S.O.S. Gamers is a local non-profit organization that aims to use “interactive electronic entertainment as a means to perform charitable services and support causes that aid society as a whole.”

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The Jerky Boys’ Debut is Now 20 Years Old

Posted April 29, 2013 at 12:30 pm

Thanks to older brothers in the know, the obsession really began in the late 1980s after hearing those bootleg cassettes.

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“The Disappearance of Eleanor Rigby” Filming on Ave B for the Next Week

Posted August 20, 2012 at 11:29 am

Alphabet City is in for a sour-tasting treat of epic proportions. Well, maybe that’s a bit drastic, but a feature flick is set to occupy Avenue B for the next ten days.

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Blackbird Opening on Avenue B with Three-Night Binge

Posted August 8, 2012 at 6:49 am

Blackbird is opening sooner than expected, and will be celebrating with a three-night inauguration extravaganza.

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Report: Blackbird to Fly at Former Lakeside Lounge

Posted August 3, 2012 at 6:09 am

April 30, 2012 was a somber day for the Lower East Side, for this was the last night on earth for the Lakeside Lounge. The Avenue B haunt was a perennial Boogie favorite, and now three months on, it’s still missed.

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Recap: Sustainable Design Book Event at Revision Lounge

Posted May 23, 2012 at 10:28 am

Is it really easy being green? Or is that just a glib line to put on the cover of every magazine these days?

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Clayton’s Corner: Jackie Curtis Memorial Stone in Tompkins Square Park

Last modified July 3, 2012 at 7:47 am

In this latest installment of Clayton’s Corner, the photographer chronicles a memorial event of sorts in Tompkins Square Park.

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Van Fire on 2nd Street

Posted February 27, 2012 at 12:11 pm

Shortly before noon, firefighters responded to a burning van on East Second Street.