Sopranos

‘Sopranos’ Star Drea de Matteo Lost Her Apartment in 2nd Avenue Explosion

Last modified March 27, 2015 at 1:40 pm

Until yesterday afternoon, Sopranos star Drea de Matteo owned a unit in the tenement at 123 Second Avenue. This address and two of its neighbors both collapsed into a pile of rubble due to the explosion in Sushi Park next door at 121 Second Avenue. It was a 7-alarm blaze. According to reports, de Matteo maintained […]

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SNL Imagines the Sopranos in High School with “The Sopranos Diaries” [VIDEO]

Posted January 28, 2013 at 6:18 am

Because the Carrie Diaries is such an unbelievable abomination, Saturday Night Live had to poke fun at the CW treatment.

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Coming Soon: Mob Scene Gallery at 396 Broome

Last modified November 7, 2010 at 6:35 pm

Sitting quietly beside the recently-relocated Cowboy Shoe Repair at the nexus of Broome Street and Centre Market Pl is a sliver storefront currently undergoing some renovations.  It’s pretty easy to walk by without noticing. Well, in a matter of weeks, this narrow space will birth a gallery showroom with an historical bent.

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Steven van Zandt on Fourth Street

Posted September 9, 2009 at 6:28 am

We were walking along West Fourth Street yesterday when a stout, bandanna-wearing man passed us on the right.  He was in quite a rush, holding a leather jacket in one hand and a cell phone in the other.  After a double-take, we realized he was none other than Steven van Zandt.  Little Steven. Miami Steve.  […]