Posted June 14, 2019 at 8:41 am
A tree falls on Chrystie Street, and plenty of people were there to see it. During the morning deluge yesterday, a tall timber from inside Sara D. Roosevelt Park toppled into the roadway of Chrystie Street, just north of Grand. The fallen tree straddled most of the pavement, but luckily no one was hurt. Only […]
Posted March 15, 2010 at 6:18 am
Today, during the third consecutive day of rain and gale-force winds, the Lower East Side is a flooded umbrella cemetery. The skeletal remains of umbrellas litter the streets – most are upturned and in precarious positions near garbage cans, or in the middle of traffic. Herewith, a few choice snapshots of the carnage.
Posted August 19, 2009 at 6:17 am
Last night’s lightning show was unbelievable. We were caught in the deluge, and had to seek refuge near Katz’s at the corner of Ludlow and East Houston. Of the fifty-some-odd pictures we snapped, two were salvageable. Enjoy!