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Posted on: December 16th, 2008 at 3:18 pm by

The play-by-play of Sex and the City bus tours that are ruining the city. It seems that cupcakes, dildos, and cosmos are the main attraction [Vanity Fair via CR]

Apparently the Avalon Bowery didn’t get the memo that CBGB is kaput. I guess the forces of gentrification really do miss the onetime landmark [JVNY]

Artichoke, on East Fourteenth Street, is looking to expand its citywide empire. According to their press release, five new locations are in the pipeline. New outposts in the East and West Village are of the utmost importance [Eater]

The gentrifying East Village is definitely not recession proof. EV Grieve counts more than 20 empty storefronts along Avenue B [EVG]

Customers choosing cash over store credit at the new Buffalo Exchange. Seems fairly obvious in a time of deep recession [Racked]



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