Nabe News: October 12

Posted on: October 12th, 2009 at 1:20 pm by

Touring Ellis Island ruins, no love for west coast junkies, and new Shepard Fairey prints, all in today’s LES neighborhood news!

The fifteen-story luxury tower E2E4 already has its first ground-level tenant.  The Bowery Bazaar [EV Grieve]

Jeremiah tours the ruins on the south side of Ellis Island. “That’s the best part–stepping through private doors into a place few people go, into a no-man’s land of contagious disease wards and psychiatric lock-ups.” [Vanishing NY]

No love for west coast junkies in Tompkins Square Park [Slum Goddess]

New Shepard Fairey faux newspaper prints will be available tomorrow.  The project is a campaign for the environment in a tabloid print style [Animal]

Oktoberfest at the El Sol Brillante garden on East 12th Street [Blah Blog Blah]

Mabel Dodge and her bohemian salons in Greenwich Village during the early 1900s.  The weekly get-togethers provided a forum for debate among the area’s artist, writers, anarchists, and such [Ephemeral NY]

A visit to the New York Marble Cemetery [GammaBlog]

Saturday afternoon in Tompkins Square Park [Neither More Nor Less]

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