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NYPD is Now Advertising Precinct Twitter Handles on its Cruisers

Posted April 8, 2015 at 5:17 am

NYPD precincts around the city are gradually going social, joining Twitter to keep residents informed. (Or, from the cynic’s perspective, for damage control and stalking) Better late than never. Now some are taking it a step further. Just have a look at the 5th Precinct, which recently started outfitting its fleet with decals spelling out […]

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The 7th Precinct Now Has a Dedicated Twitter Account

Posted November 21, 2014 at 9:37 am

For those of you interested in following the minutia of the 7th Precinct (or bashing them), today is your lucky day. The NYPD just sanctioned a new Twitter handle for our neighborhood cops. Profile picture of the new account is of the recently-appointed CO, Joseph Simonetti. Greetings from the #LES #LowerEastSide Looking forward to connecting! […]

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“Modern Seinfeld” Tackles Present Day Plotlines

Posted December 11, 2012 at 6:18 am

Meet “Modern Seinfeld,” a 21st Century look at what plotlines could have been if the show was still on the air.

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“Trashy Retweets” on Rivington Trashes Max George Twitter Feud

Posted November 29, 2012 at 10:18 am

You’ve no doubt seen it already – the cryptic message on the fence of 89-93 Rivington using various elements of discarded food packaging.

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Follow Us on Twitter for Latest Updates on Sandy Recovery Efforts

Last modified November 4, 2012 at 11:26 am

We’ve learned a valuable lesson during the past week: With events like Hurricane Sandy, people need instant updates. Instead of spending all our time writing posts right now, we’ve been trying to focus on helping in person and keeping our Twitter account updated with information as soon as we get it. Don’t worry, we’ll still […]

What’s the Definition of the Bowery

Posted November 12, 2010 at 6:17 am

It’s interesting to note how the Merriam-Webster dictionary defines the Bowery.  While an accurate description once upon a time, one Tweep in particular is none-too-happy with it. She says, “Merriam-Webster, y u hatin?” This prompted us to seek out some of the other supplemental online resources to see their definitions of same.  Here are a […]

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Love and Logic Use Twitter on Streets

Posted June 23, 2010 at 6:24 am

An example of when street statements start taking cues from Twitter.  Numerous printouts across Greenwich Village and eastward implore pedestrians to re-tweet the message, “RT #HITHARD #OILSPILL.”

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Martha Stewart at Pulino’s Bar and Pizzeria

Last modified June 11, 2012 at 9:41 pm

The McNally effect is starting to snowball big time.  First, Cafe Colonial is likely on its way out, and now this.  As Blah Blog Blah notes, “there goes the neighborhood.”  According to the Martha Stewart Twitter feed: just got home froma lovely dinner at pulino’s keith mcnally’s new eatery houston and bowery- full of friends […]

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