Diem Boyd

Piss Off: Greek Life and the Fraternal Disorder of SantaCon [OP-ED]

Last modified December 4, 2014 at 10:49 pm

Once a year, a crimson tide washes over New York City. Rudolph runs for cover, while a petrified Tiny Tim Cratchit cowers in the corner. When SantaCon comes to town, it arrives on a tsunami of frat bros and sorority gals in matching his and her polyester Santa suits ready to indulge in a massive […]

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Op-ed: Why Standing Up to Paul Seres & Aleksandra Drozd Makes Us Stronger

Posted November 26, 2013 at 12:07 pm

The following Op-ed was written and submitted by Diem Boyd, founder of the LES Dwellers Association. Community Board 3’s decision to approve Rivington F&B at 155 Rivington St. for a full liquor license is a proverbial slap in the face to this community. This joint venture between Paul Seres, part owner and head of day-to-day […]

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Clayton’s Corner: Weighing In On the LES Dwellers Controversy

Posted October 9, 2013 at 10:30 am

Clayton Patterson weighs in on the controversy surrounding the suspension of the LES Dwellers.

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Stoop Removal Planned at 106 Rivington; Security Cameras Installed

Last modified December 5, 2012 at 4:36 pm

The stoop – an urban social gathering spot – is a dying breed on the Lower East Side, and the classic one at 106 Rivington Street will itself become fodder for a landfill.

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