Economy Candy

Christina Ricci Shops for Wedding Candy at Economy Candy

Posted October 23, 2013 at 6:05 am

Add Christina Ricci to the list of celebrity shoppers at Economy Candy. The former Ms. Wednesday Addams stopped by the Rivington Street sweets shop yesterday. According to the store Facebook page, Ricci was out shopping for “wedding candy” for her upcoming nuptials. She’s marrying James Heerdegen, who she met while filming Pan Am two years […]

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Make Rivington Street Snow…On Demand

Posted December 19, 2012 at 6:18 am

No one in northeast should be demanding snow, especially with Hurricane Sandy so fresh in our memory.

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Passover Provisions on the Lower East Side

Posted April 9, 2012 at 10:18 am

Still suffering from food coma post-seder and not sure where to pick up Passover provisions for the remainder of the week? Boogie’s got your back.

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Garbage Pail Kids Will Protect Your iPhone

Posted December 22, 2011 at 6:28 am

Garbage Pail Kids are mounting another comeback, albeit in a mobile medium.

Recap: The Place Matters Annual Awards Ceremony

Posted October 31, 2011 at 11:14 am

What do a candy store, a haven for the homeless, a matzo factory, and a local bar have in common? Last Wednesday night, they won awards from Place Matters. Recap, after the jump!

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AT&T Commercial on the Lower East Side [Video]

Posted March 10, 2011 at 11:03 am

You may recall that, back in early November, AT&T hijacked Hell Square to shoot a television commercial.

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Flashback: Garbage Pail Kids Take Manhattan

Posted January 27, 2011 at 6:49 am

Garbage Pail Kids have a special place at Bowery Boogie. Let’s take a stroll, shall we?

Economy Candy Closed for Floor Renovations

Posted July 13, 2010 at 6:12 am

The finest candy store in all of Manhattan is currently undergoing some renovations.  Economy Candy at 108 Rivington Street is closed for the next couple days in order to replace to the floor.

Weekend Edition: January 2

Last modified June 27, 2012 at 1:12 am

[Photo via Joanna Pan]

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Early Edition: December 31

Last modified June 27, 2012 at 1:07 am

[Photo via Lechonita]

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