Posted October 17, 2012 at 6:09 am
The beleaguered Assafa Islamic Center at 172 Eldridge Street is apparently back on track after a series of derailments.
Posted April 5, 2010 at 6:27 am
Ever since a pair of steel supports was installed back in October, it has been all quiet on the Eldridge mosque front. The worksite at 172 Eldridge was quiet through autumn and winter. But now spring is finally here, and with it renewed construction efforts.
Posted October 30, 2009 at 6:28 am
172 Eldridge Street has been little more than a rotting, inactive dirt pit for quite some time. The vacant lot, located just north of Delancey, is owned by the Assafa Islamic Center. In a move to expand above and beyond their longtime subterranean dwelling at 172 Allen, the organization is erecting a new mosque (masjid) […]