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Tracking Jupiter and Its Four Moons with Felton Davis on East 3rd Street [PHOTOS]

Posted May 19, 2014 at 6:05 am

Seeing a tripod-mounted telescope on an East a Village sidewalk will always draw a crowd. Such is the case whenever Felton Davis wheels his rig to any neighborhood corner for some choice sidewalk stargazing. The locals love it. Just before sundown Saturday evening, Davis assembled his shopping cart of gear outside his usual spot at The […]

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Mosaic Man Decorates Economakis Mansion on East 3rd

Posted September 27, 2012 at 6:18 am

It’s been a prolific year for the Mosaic Man, what with online stores, murals for the Bean, and touching up his opus of East Village lampposts.

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Kuapay Teams Up With The Bean for Mobile Payments

Posted September 7, 2012 at 10:26 am

Hot on the heels of securing $4 million in venture capital, SoCal mobile payments system Kuapay enlisted the Bean as its flagship New York City client.

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Stargazing on Second Avenue

Last modified April 13, 2014 at 12:28 pm

The average New Yorker takes pride in not being starstruck…planets, however, are another story.

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Mosaic Man Adds Flair to New Bean Location on 1st Avenue

Posted May 21, 2012 at 6:18 am

And the hits keep coming. Fresh off the success of their first collaboration, neighborhood coffee shop The Bean is again tapping the artistic services of Jim “Mosaic Man״ Power.

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Mosaic Man Pays Tribute to “Crazy Landlord” on 2nd Avenue

Posted April 17, 2012 at 6:28 am

The Crazy Landlord of the long-vacant 54 Second Avenue had the East Village chuckling for a few years with the cheeky yellow sign. Now Mosaic Man has a tribute. More after the jump!

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Clayton’s Corner: Mosaic Man at the Bean

Last modified July 3, 2012 at 7:48 am

In this latest installment of Clayton’s Corner, Patterson catches up with Jim “Mosaic Man” Power outside the Bean

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Starbucks Strikes Twice in the East Village, Neighbors Aren’t Amused

Posted September 15, 2011 at 6:09 am

The closure of The Bean is not the first time that Starbucks has struck at this corner of the East Village.

More Time Warner Cable Stenciling

Posted December 28, 2010 at 6:28 am

Rest assured, the minions at Time Warner Cable aren’t finished vandalizing Lower East Side sidewalks just yet.

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