Bryant Park

‘Kobe and Gigi Bryant Park’ Makeshift Memorial in the Subway

Posted January 29, 2020 at 5:07 am

The subway tributes to fallen basketball all-star Kobe Bryant continue apace. Monday saw the arrival of “Kobe” tapes above a Bryant Park station marker. (Similar subway nods included Aretha Franklin following her death in 2018.) Yesterday afternoon, the gentleman in this photo taped a bouquet of flowers to one of the load-bearing columns in the […]

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Apparently Mister Softee Now Has Smaller Food Carts…

Posted June 10, 2014 at 6:04 am

It would appear that Mr. Softee is diversifying its fleet and getting into the food cart game. We spotted this mini trailer of the ice cream dispensary serving near Bryant Park. At first glance, it didn’t seem like the recent arrival has technology on board for that annoying, mind-melting jingle. So ear plugs are not […]

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Cruel or Cool: Meet the Hot Pink Dog

Posted August 1, 2013 at 12:18 pm

File this under punk rock … or cruelty to animals.

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Coming Soon: Miss Hoe at 230 Bowery

Last modified December 5, 2010 at 1:39 pm

A new boutique shop called Miss Hoe will soon open at 230 Bowery (aka 2 Prince), directly across from the New Museum. This corner real estate was previously occupied by Prince Restaurant Equipment, but after its closure, remained vacant for many moons, jailed behind drawn security gates.

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