Nabe News: July 16

Posted on: July 16th, 2009 at 1:39 pm by

Jeremiah dissects Third Avenue near Fourteenth Street through the lens of Taxi Driver. In particular, the Variety Photo Plays theater. All that remains now is the Toll Brothers’ monstrosity 110 Third [Vanishing NY]

The vegan hotel adjacent to the Hells Angels headquarters is issuing a warning of its own to the hordes of benchwarmers [EV Grieve]

Grub St brings us the post-mortem report from the now-shuttered Bounce Deuce. On its last inspection, the sports bar racked up 71 violation points for “improper food-storage temperatures, evidence of live mice, improper safeguards against contamination, improper toilet maintenance.” [Grub St]

Here’s another reason to hate the Gristedes. The treasurer of the supermarket chain, Michael Seltzer, was nabbed in a teen sex sting [Gothamist]

In 1938, Greenwich Village resident and artist Cecil Bell painted this nighttime lightning storm hovering above the neighborhood [Ephemeral NY]

Boombox-toting duo Boogie & Prince, so-called keepers of the Old Skool [Hunter-Gatherer]

Tishman Speyer is having trouble recycling in Stuy Town [Lux Living]

Poloroid prints in the digital age – a look at the original [Gizmodo]



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