Crosby Street

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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White Collar Filming in SoHo Thursday and Friday

Last modified June 27, 2012 at 1:35 am

It’s back.  For two straight days, production crews will park and occupy a substantial chunk of SoHo to shoot White Collar. Thursday morning through Friday evening, filming is scheduled to commence on Spring Street between Wooster Street and Broadway, with some additional spillover onto Lafayette and points east.

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Coming Soon: Le Pain Quotidien at 65 Bleecker

Last modified May 4, 2010 at 6:51 am

A taste of Belgium is coming soon to Bleecker Street, right at the terminus of Crosby.  With a foothold in over fifteen countries worldwide, the Le Pain Quotidien franchise is slated to open yet another city location at 65 Bleecker Street.  This outpost is actually lucky number 21.  Two signs hanging in the floor-to-ceiling windows […]

Filming Update: The Oranges on Mulberry, Smurfs on Crosby, Something Borrowed on Elizabeth

Last modified June 27, 2012 at 1:35 am

It’s only Monday, and already shaping up to be a busy week of movie filming in the neighborhood.  Are you ready?  First up is the Smurfs live-action feature, which just wrapped a week-long residency in the East Village.  Today, production moves westward to Crosby Street, south of Houston, and will continue through Friday.  Keep your […]

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Snowmageddon Meltdown

Last modified December 31, 2010 at 12:20 am

Our love of city snowstorms is equally countered by the inevitable nuisance of the street melt (not a sandwich).  Maneuvering past snow bulkheads and corner puddles is definitely a strategy in itself.  Especially since many of these cold slush pools tend to be deceptively deep.