Nabe News: August 4

Posted on: August 4th, 2009 at 1:31 pm by

Welcome back, Ken Mac! [Greenwich Village Daily Photo]

Aces & Eights owner defends himself against Grieve, claims the bar isn’t a “frathole.”  You be the judge [EV Grieve]

The USPS is in financial dire straits, and is looking to shutter 700 post offices across the country, including 53 in New York City alone.  Tompkins Square, Pitt, and Chinatown are all on the list [NY1]

Jeremiah visits John Strong’s Coney Island freakshow and Museum of Cryptozoology [Vanishing NY]

According to Metro, crime in the Lower East Side jumped 33.3% year over year [Metro]

The Os Gêmeos replacement mural at Bowery and East Houston is reviewed in the New York Times [New York Times via Curbed; Previously]

Our story about Orchard Street douchebags featured in this week’s issue of NY Magazine [NY Magazine; Previously]



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