Crosby Street

RECAP: Tom & Lorenzo Discuss Legendary Children at Housing Works Bookstore

Last modified May 6, 2020 at 11:57 pm

Social distancing is not what New Yorkers generally practice, and many of us are becoming starved for social interaction. So, we decided to run a non-covid story about an event which happened in early March, right before we all went on lockdown. You know, some escapism. The term “Legendary Children,” part of the title of […]

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Embattled WeWork Expands into New SoHo Development with 5-Story Workspace

Posted February 14, 2020 at 5:00 am

WeWork just opened its latest downtown co-working location, with an enormous stake in a new SoHo development. Nameplate is up. The embattled company took a chunk of 140 Crosby Street (aka 606 Broadway), which came on line last year. The footprint is massive, with office space sprawled across five floors of the modern building. For […]

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Rats are Cozying up to New Commercial Development on East Houston

Posted August 29, 2019 at 5:04 am

Old tenants die hard on Crosby Street, it seems. Rats are already taking refuge inside the new office building at the corner of East Houston (aka 606 Broadway). Yesterday, a Boogie reader spotted the so-called “Banana Rat” stuck in a hole burrowed through the foam padding that butts up against the adjacent building. Seems like […]

Amidst SoHo-NoHo Rezoning, Crosby Street Cardboard City Proves Need for City Planning Spotlight

Last modified April 17, 2019 at 9:44 am

Dueling photographs of a single Crosby Street stoop reveal a tale of two perspectives of life in SoHo. A sight that exposes the real need for City Planning to obtain “a 360-degree analysis that includes all points of view,” which it hopes to gain during review of the neighborhood’s zoning regulations. Back in February, the […]

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Jeremiah Moss at his ‘Vanishing New York’ Book Signing and Reading [RECAP]

Posted July 31, 2017 at 9:38 am

We hear it often. Our city is losing its soul. In the hyper-gentrification that has sped up since the turn of the millennium, those of us who pre-date this era, frequently – and too often rightly – lament the closing of favorite local businesses, the loss of scale when high rises replace beloved older buildings, […]

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United Colors of Benetton Brings “Art of Knit” to BP Garage on Crosby

Posted September 5, 2012 at 6:28 am

The vacant garage adjacent to the BP station on East Houston is trading up. At least temporarily.

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Drill Rig at BP Station on East Houston

Last modified June 27, 2012 at 1:27 am

What’s an oil rig doing on East Houston? It’s gets deeper.

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Bike Thieves Love Equinox on Prince Street

Posted August 5, 2010 at 6:17 am

Victims of stolen bikes are getting more creative with their poster pleas.  Some elect the standard reward-if-found route.  Others, like Boogie reader KTMcK, choose more comical passive-aggressive techniques.  This sign was plastered all around the Equinox gym at 69 Prince Street, and is littered with pop culture references.

Larry David Spotted at Cafe Angelique on Bleecker

Last modified June 27, 2012 at 1:35 am

Thanks to Phoebe for sending along this photo of Larry David, spotted amidst a crowd outside Cafe Angelique at 68 Bleecker Street.  As reported earlier, Curb Your Enthusiasm is all over the neighborhood today.

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