Nabe News: September 14

Posted on: September 14th, 2009 at 1:56 pm by

Jim Carroll passed away Friday from a heart attack at the age of 60.  A poet, musuician, and punk rocker, he is also remembered for his “Basketball Diaries.” You can also read a more personal eulogy at Mackenzieland [NY Times, Mackenzieland]

In new renderings of the Copper Building on Avenue B, Stuy Town no longer exists [Curbed]

Fashion noise this weekend – an amplified concert – for health care reform in the East Village.  Neighbors had to keep windows closed [Vanishing NY]

John Mayer was mere feet from a bloody stabbing in GoldBar early Sunday morning.  RadarOnline reports that “A man and a woman got into an altercation in the trendy nightspot,” and that the man was stabbed in the stomach [RadarOnline via Down by the Hipster]

Drawer dropping in Tompkins Square Park [Neither More Nor Less]

Tonight at 6:30 pm, the SLA Licensing Committee for Community Board 3 will meet at 200 East Fifth Street.  Win, lose, or draw, it should be a doozy. 



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