Haunted History: The Morgue Spirits of 139-141 Ludlow Street

Posted October 28, 2013 at 12:04 pm

The buzz on this place becoming the new Soho House (aka Ludlow House) is seriously overshadowing its creepy history, a topic we’ve previously visited in depth. Recall that this ornate building at 139-141 Ludlow Street once served as the HQ for Nieberg and Sons Funeral Home (and later, Kleen Stik). We were granted exclusive access to the basement […]

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Haunted History: Spirits of the Tenement Museum

Posted October 25, 2013 at 11:35 am

Haunted history is one of the most intriguing topics I’ve come across. In honor of All Hallow’s Eve, the tradition is to “dress up” or masquerade. Though, in actuality, we are really expected to disguise ourselves, not just wear skimpy costumes. This disguise is meant as protection from the spirits and devils that can only […]

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Bowery Lighting Update: Lighting Library Becomes Halloween Store

Posted August 29, 2013 at 6:15 am

It’s been a few months since we last touched upon the embattled Bowery lighting district.

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“Finale” Attracts Stars to Bowery for Heidi Klum’s Halloween Party

Last modified December 2, 2012 at 10:18 am

This is what happens when the neighborhood whores itself at every level.

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Second-Chance Halloween for Lower East Side Youth

Posted November 7, 2012 at 6:28 am

For many of the underserved kids on the Lower East Side and in the East Village, Halloween was scary, but not for the usual reasons.

Early Edition: November 3

Last modified June 27, 2012 at 1:00 am

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Lower East Side Trick-or-Treating on Rivington

Posted November 1, 2011 at 6:28 am

Yesterday at dusk, the Lower East Side was bustling with trick-or-treating families.

Stop Jaws on Ludlow

Posted November 2, 2010 at 7:44 am

Apparently, this is the proper method of trashing your Jaws costume after a night of partying.  The hulking prop was standing innocently at the corner of Stanton and Ludlow Street last night.

Sponsored Post: Hapnin Halloween

Last modified October 30, 2010 at 12:24 pm

Still scrounging for Halloween plans this weekend? Our friends over at Hapnin have compiled a short list of random events happening around town. If you join their online community, you can add additional events, Halloween or otherwise. Hapnin currently powers our Event Calendar.

SPURA Parking Lot Does Halloween

Posted October 29, 2010 at 6:27 am

Of all the festive Halloween decorations and displays scattered throughout the neighborhood, one in particular tickles our fancy. Head over to 163 Delancey – the commercial parking lot at the corner of Clinton and Broome Streets, otherwise known as SPURA Site 4.