SantaCon on the Lower East Side

Posted December 12, 2011 at 6:17 am

Saturday afternoon was a total shitshow across the East Village and Lower East Side, thanks to the annual SantaCon “convention.”

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Lower East Side BID Holiday Lights Delayed

Posted November 29, 2011 at 11:18 am

You may have noticed that Thanksgiving came and went without the annual addition of holiday lights in one nook of the Lower East Side.

How Do You Feel About the Early Arrival of Christmas?

Posted November 23, 2011 at 11:23 am

Here on the precipice of Thanksgiving, we know all too well that Christmas preparation comes earlier every year.

Merry Christmas!

Posted December 25, 2010 at 10:02 am

Dear Readers, Merry Christmas from all of us at Bowery Boogie!  May Santa Butthead bring you everything you wished for this holiday season. -Staff

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Surf’s Up on Clinton Street

Posted December 24, 2010 at 12:39 pm

This Christmas, don’t forget your surf board. A bundled up surfer girl was spotted on Clinton Street, walking through the tunnel of trees just south of Stanton Street.  Off to catch that concrete wave. Meanwhile, this was the soundtrack in our head…

Broadway Mistletoe

Posted December 24, 2010 at 11:10 am

Soho at lunchtime is always a terrible idea, no matter what.

Santa’s Backup Bike on Mott Street?

Last modified December 16, 2010 at 9:11 am

Is Santa’s backup ride is currently parked five feet in the air above on Mott Street?

Christmas Tree Discarded in April

Posted April 7, 2010 at 6:18 am

At first, we thought it wasn’t possible. Then we saw it.  Yes, a Christmas tree discarded in a trash heap at the northeast corner of Mott Street and East Houston. It’s April!  This beats last year’s record by a two-week margin (March 23).

Season of Discarded Trees

Posted January 4, 2010 at 6:09 am

The season of discarded Christmas trees blocking city streets and sidewalks is now in full effect, so watch your step! If you are looking to trash your tree, though, please consider “tree-cycling” at the MulchFest this weekend, between 10 am and 2 pm. Participating parks in the neighborhood include Corlears Hook Park, Tompkins Square Park, […]

Merry Christmas!

Posted December 25, 2009 at 9:47 am

Here’s wishing you and yours a merry Christmas! The Pogues, “Fairytale of New York,” If I Should Fall from Grace with God (1987)