Nabe News: January 29

Posted on: January 29th, 2010 at 1:36 pm by

Trump Town, a nude dude, and a serial vomiter, all in today’s LES neighborhood news roundup!

Will Stuy Town be re-christened Trump Town?  The Donald is apparently in talks to acquire the Lower East Side residential complex.  But he’s not the only one.  A bidding war seems to be afoot, albeit on a much more modest scale than 2006 [Curbed]

Cityroom tackles the history of the Bullet Space squat, and the current exhibit there called “The Perfect Crime.”  The show focuses on the squatting experience, and features the work of 200 artists.  Stop in this weekend before it ends [Cityroom]

A serial vomiter – the “vomitrator” – has reportedly targeted the new Cooper Union academic facility [EV Grieve]

Calvin Klein welcomes the new year with a nude dude above East Houston [Racked]

After being told to stop masturbating on the 2 train, Joseph Boyd replied, “I’m doing my business, you do yours.” He was arrested and charged with public lewdness and menacing [Daily Intel]

Skyline Books’ resident cat, Linda, has found a new home.  Shop this weekend, as it will be their last [Vanishing NY]



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