Pier 17

Hester Street Fair Revived, Trades LES for Pier 17

Posted September 3, 2021 at 5:09 am

The Hester Street Fair is once again, alive and well, albeit in new digs. This Labor Day weekend marks the reopening of the fair; no longer on its namesake Lower East Side street, but instead holding court at the Seaport’s Pier 17. Earlier this year, the Seward Park Co-op board announced it was replacing the […]

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Grammar Bust: Seaport Signage

Posted October 8, 2009 at 6:30 am

Dear South Street Seaport Mall (Pier 17), The phrase no smoking does not require quotation marks in this context.  We suggest replacing the sign before the grammar police arrive, subjecting yourself to further humiliation.  That is all. Yours Truly, Bowery Boogie P.S. For further reading, you should consult the book Eats, Shoot, and Leaves by […]