Tree Tunnel

Clinton Street ‘Casita’ Tree Tunnel Uprooted for Good

Posted October 21, 2016 at 5:14 am

The arboreal attraction (and known rat hangout) at the southeast corner of Clinton and Stanton Streets is officially kaput. That’s right, no more tree tunnel. A chainsaw crew arrived last week to chop and uproot the leaning line of trees comprising the overhang. This was a complete removal, unlike the trim of overgrowth that transpired […]

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Moby’s New Video for ‘Saints’ is a Rat’s Journey from Lower East Side to Paradise [VIDEO]

Posted April 8, 2014 at 6:00 am

If you haven’t already, be sure to check out Moby’s latest longplayer, Innocents. We ranked it one of last year’s best. The former Lower East Sider chose the neighborhood as setting for the new music video single, “Saints.” Directed by Brad Hasse, the instrumental gem follows a puppet rat as it navigates the snowy streets. From […]

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Clinton Street Tree Tunnel Trimmed

Last modified March 14, 2013 at 11:44 am

The arboreal attraction (and known rat hangout) at the southeast corner of Clinton and Stanton Streets has been tested in recent years.

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Clinton Street Tree Tunnel in Trouble

Posted January 31, 2011 at 6:18 am

Thanks to last week’s snowstorm, the unique Clinton Street tree tunnel is in dire straits.

Surf’s Up on Clinton Street

Posted December 24, 2010 at 12:39 pm

This Christmas, don’t forget your surf board. A bundled up surfer girl was spotted on Clinton Street, walking through the tunnel of trees just south of Stanton Street.  Off to catch that concrete wave. Meanwhile, this was the soundtrack in our head…