Nabe News: January 12

Posted on: January 12th, 2010 at 1:26 pm by

PayPal for Ray’s, Patti Smith profile, and Google taking over the world, all in today’s neighborhood news!

Now that 25 Great Jones Street falls in the NoHo Historic District, plans for the thirteen-story Great Jones Hotel have changed again.  The new design includes a picket fence of sorts. WTF [Curbed]

A PayPal account was recently set up in an effort to help save Ray’s Candy Store [EV Grieve]

In this week’s issue of New York Magazine, there is a profile on Patti Smith and longtime friend Robert Mapplethorpe [NY Magazine]

A recap of last night’s Community Board 3 SLA meeting [Fork in the Road]

Cyberdyne Systems Google might start running ads on its street view maps.  The technology would identify current ad spaces, and superimpose its own images.  Scary [Runnin’ Scared]

Aeropostale is close to signing a lease for the old MTV Store space at 1515 Broadway [Observer]

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