Posted December 15, 2015 at 10:25 am
The four-year-old Longboard Loft is nearing the end of its lifespan at 132 Allen Street, as previously disclosed. Misrahi Realty tombstone signage has been sitting in the window since early November, while real estate listings continue to circulate. Escalating rents reportedly contributed to the demise of this successful small business. Below is the announcement from […]
Posted November 9, 2015 at 5:15 am
Today comes news that the Lower East Side will soon lose a skate shop. Brooklyn-based skateboard company, Bustin Boards, will soon terminate its four-year-old retail concept at 132 Allen Street. That’s right, the Longboard Loft now operates on borrowed time. One need only peer into the windows to see the tombstone signage holding court. Thanks […]
Posted May 16, 2013 at 6:20 am
Here on Allen Street, a second-floor tribute mural to downtown and the Lower East Side.
Last modified March 15, 2011 at 7:25 pm
Just the other day, we were marveling at how city skate culture remains alive and well. Especially in the downtown arena. Coleman Playground, located beneath the Manhattan Bridge on Monroe, is constantly brimming with skateboarders of all ages and skill levels; the new Cooper Union building was a popular skate park for a hot minute; […]