Last Remnants of the V Train

Posted August 26, 2010 at 6:18 am

Looks like the V train is having the last laugh; it’s not quite dead yet.  Although the subway line was phased out back in June, and a hipster party thrown to celebrate-slash-mourn, subtle remnants of its existence are still visible.

The Last Rides of the V Train

Posted June 28, 2010 at 6:18 am

On Friday night, dozens of young revelers looking for an excuse to party turned out to mourn/celebrate the discontinuation of the V train.  The “We Hardly Knew V” event was more a scene than statement.

Newmindspace Hosts “We Hardly Knew V” Train Party Tonight

Posted June 25, 2010 at 6:17 am

On the heels of a successful LES Lightsaber battle in Sara D. Roosevelt Park, the duo behind Newmindspace is back in the saddle again (cue Aerosmith).  The latest public event is inspired by the termination of the V subway line beginning Monday morning.

Star Wars Lightsaber Battle in Sara D. Roosevelt Park [Video]

Posted June 1, 2010 at 6:22 am

On Saturday night, Sara D. Roosevelt Park was the stage for an epic showdown of Star Wars geekery.  Newmindspace, the collective behind the Union Square pillow fight, organized an LED lightsaber battle on the basketball court at the East Houston entrance.  Given that it was the holiday weekend, turnout was surprisingly high – best guess […]

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