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NoHo’s ‘Press Shop’ Sandwicherie is No More

Last modified August 28, 2018 at 8:21 am

The Press Shop is no more. The trendy, Instagram-friendly sandwich shop on Bleecker Street shuttered earlier this month, clocking in at less than two years on the block. Its furnishings and other remains were auctioned off yesterday afternoon. The Press Shop debuted in late-2016, adding to the NoHo lunch selection. Its enormous “Eat Carbs” neon […]

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‘The Press Shop’ Plants a Flag at the Former Two Boots on Bleecker Street

Posted September 22, 2016 at 5:12 am

There is finally a replacement for the once-mighty Two Boots To Go-Go at 74 Bleecker Street (aka 640 Broadway), which was denied a lease renewal almost two years ago already. Signage hoisted last week announces the forthcoming arrival of the Press Shop. It’s a bit ambiguous at the moment, but it appears that sandwiches will be served here […]

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Two Boots Pizza is Cooking Dr. Dog Speciality Pizza for Limited Time

Posted January 13, 2015 at 10:00 am

This weekend, West Grove, PA’s finest, Dr. Dog, brought their Beatles-esque, psychedelic jams to town to start a sold out 4×4 residency – four gigs at the Bowery Ballroom and four at Music Hall of Williamsburg. Presumably the show marathon is, in part, an effort to promote the band’s new album Live at Flamingo Hotel (dropping today). They’ve scored […]

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Streets

Frank O’Hara Commemorative Plaque To Be Unveiled Today

Posted June 10, 2014 at 6:08 am

Today (June 10), The Greenwich Village Society for Historic Preservation and Two Boots will honor poet Frank O’Hara with a plaque outside his former residence at 441 East 9th Street at 6pm. O’Hara—a longtime East Villager whose life was tragically cut short at age 40 after a car accident on Fire Island in 1966—resided at […]

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Walking NYC With White Zombie in 1995 [VIDEO]

Posted July 11, 2013 at 10:18 am

During the late 1980s, before the multiplatinum success, White Zombie was just another struggling Lower East Side band gigging at CBGB and the Pyramid Club.

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Streets

Early Edition: October 17

Last modified June 27, 2012 at 1:00 am

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Two Boots Pizzeria Expanding to Baltimore

Posted May 31, 2011 at 6:18 am

With seven Manhattan slice spots under its collective waist belt, Two Boots Pizza is poised to launch yet another location outside city limits.

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Recap: Tenth Annual NYC International Pickle Day

Last modified December 9, 2010 at 12:34 am

Vendors from the neighborhood and across the metropolitan area descended on the Lower East Side to participate in the Tenth Annual NYC International Pickle Day sponsored by Whole Foods, Two Boots and the Brooklyn Kitchen.   This popular event was held in the municipal parking lot on Essex Street and on Broome Street, between Orchard and Ludlow […]

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Following SHY1 to 151 East 3rd Street

Posted April 29, 2010 at 6:24 am

Almost like a secret treasure hunt, this graffito marks the spot on the simplified neighborhood map at the East Houston Bank of America branch.  SHY1 tagged 151 East Third Street as the “best place in NY.”

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Art

A City Is in Alphabet City

Posted March 31, 2010 at 6:26 am

A City Is is a cool book of New York City-centric poems geared toward young children. Written by Norman Rosten and illustrated by Melanie Hope Greenberg, the pages feature cartoonified depictions of various neighborhoods and landmarks.