Hurricane Sandy

324-326 Grand Street Now Slated for 7-Story Mixed-Use Building

Last modified September 17, 2017 at 10:52 pm

So long has this Grand Street lot remained vacant that, at one point, weeds had sprouted into full-fledged trees

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Streets

Those Morse Code Flyers Pasted in Neighborhood Phonebooths

Posted April 4, 2013 at 6:30 am

Aside from Hurricane Sandy, payphones really haven’t seen much action in well over a decade.

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Art

Lower East Side Gas Bandit Leaves $10 and a Note for Siphoning

Last modified March 28, 2017 at 11:30 pm

This is priceless. When area gas stations are closed, siphoning gas is in vogue.

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Clinton Street Tree Tunnel Trimmed

Last modified March 14, 2013 at 11:44 am

The arboreal attraction (and known rat hangout) at the southeast corner of Clinton and Stanton Streets has been tested in recent years.

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Lois Eastlund Boutique on Ludlow is Closing

Posted January 25, 2013 at 6:18 am

Ludlow Street is no place for boutique retail anymore, with the fashion flight continuing to exact a toll on the landscape.

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Sneak Peek of Los Perros Locos on Allen Street

Last modified January 7, 2013 at 6:09 am

Construction wrapped last week, but now launch rests in the hands of Con Edison who must turn on the gas. We got you the sneak peek inside.

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Streets

Boogie Staff Picks: The Year in Instagram [2012]

Posted December 18, 2012 at 11:23 am

‘Tis the season of icicles and end-of-year listicles. Today we bring you our favorite Instagram photos from the last year, in no particular order. Check ’em out!

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Stanton Street Synagogue Receives Overwhelming Funding Support

Posted December 17, 2012 at 6:18 am

Thanks to crowdfunding efforts via Lucky Ant, the Stanton Street Synagogue met (and exceeded) its initial all-or-nothing goal of $10,000, and with time to spare.

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Adam Sandler Sings “Screw Ya” to Sandy During “12-12-12” Benefit [Video]

Posted December 13, 2012 at 9:17 am

During last night’s all-star “12-12-12” Sandy relief event, Adam Sandler (with Paul Shaffer on keys) performed a great rendition of Leonard Cohen’s “Hallelujah.” Sandler telling Sandy to go fuck herself, in so many words. Plenty of memorable nuggets dropped into the verses with a similar tongue-in-cheek delivery style of his mega-hit “Hanukkah Song,” including the […]

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Recap: “Adapting to Change” Lower East Side Cycling Tour

Last modified December 6, 2012 at 12:05 pm

In the immediate post-Sandy days, bicycles were the best means of transportation, and so it was appropriate that the Green Map System’s “Adapting to Change” tour of the Lower East Side, held this past Sunday, traveled by bike.