Nabe News: May 26

Posted on: May 26th, 2009 at 1:25 pm by

As expected, nightlife noise from the Thompson LES is drawing ire from neighborhood folk. Air your grievances tomorrow night at 6:30 PM in the Raphael Hernandez Community Room, 189 Allen (bet Houston & Stanton). A community meeting to discuss the racket [Vanishing NY]

The scaffolding and netting is now gone from the Gothic MacIntyre Building situated at 874 Broadway, just north of Union Square. Finally [Curbed]

Opening weekend at Manhattan’s first Water Taxi Beach, just behind Pier 17. No need for the Hamptons anymore [EV Grieve]

On Saturday, Game Stop employees at the Union Square location were held hostage by a swarm of bees outside the store [AMNY via Racked]

Read Jill’s Top Floor Chronicle of battling the noisy neighbors [Blah Blog Blah]

Cooling off in the heat of 1953 near Bowery and Houston [Ephemeral NY]

CBGB, circa November 1975 [Stupefaction]

City rents are still down despite the normal summer-season demand [The Real Deal]



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