Dirty City Documentary Filming on Broome Today

Last modified June 27, 2012 at 1:35 am

Classic car aficionados will want to head over to the corner of Broome and Orchard. The Tenement Museum informs us that a new one-off BBC/Discovery Channel documentary called Filthy City is filming scenes on the street and inside the museum.  Today is day two of the shoot at this location; production was in the rear […]

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Should the Lower East Side Adopt Uriflift Urinals?

Posted August 12, 2010 at 6:24 am

[Photo Credit: Cool Business Ideas] Perhaps what New York City really needs in combating sidewalk urination is a pop-up lavatory. Just ask England.  Across the pond in Surrey County, officials have approved the use of the nascent pee-pee technology called the “Urilift.”