Nabe News: April 17

Posted on: April 17th, 2009 at 1:11 pm by

The “mystery window” on Eleventh Street in Greenwich Village explained. Inside a collection of odds and ends [Vanishing NY]

More noodles coming to St. Marks Place [Grub St]

Don’t leave your convertible on Avenue B [EV Grieve]

Cityroom has answers to some cool Manhattan history questions this week. Two of note: Does the Five Points Still exist? and Why does Fourth Avenue exist for only a few blocks? [Cityroom]

On September 16, 1920, a wagon bomb exploded near the intersection of Wall and Broad Streets. No one was ever charged, and this incident remains an unsolved mystery [Ephemeral NY]

Straphangers can now set up auto-payment on 30-day Metrocards [Metro]

The next season of 24 will be set in NYC [Runnin’ Scared]

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