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Posted on: December 11th, 2008 at 3:22 pm by

Head over the the New York Press and check out the article entitled, “The East Village Isn’t What it Used to Be…And it Never Was.” Choice quote regarding Richard Hell – “When the cultural embodiment of the East Village can’t work up a single quote about his neighborhood, it’s in a lot of trouble.” [NYPress via EVG]

Cityroom ponders the question of whether to continue holiday tips during a time of deepening recession [Cityroom]

A brief history of the Tompkins Square Lodging House for Boys and Industrial School. Located at 8th and Ave B, the building was constructed in 1886 by the Children’s Aid Society [link] to house orphaned children living on the streets [ENY]

The SoHo window shopping experience [GVDP]

Orchard Corset, alive and well, just launched a new website [OC via JVNY]

A reminder that CBGB opened 35 years ago this month [Stupefaction]

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