Nabe News: February 18

Posted on: February 18th, 2010 at 1:45 pm by

Left Bank reopens, threatening Ray with noodles, and the Mosaic Man benefit, all in today’s neighborhood news roundup!

The managing agent for Ray’s Candy Store wants a noodle shop to take over the space.  In exchange, she will “graciously” keep Ray as the night manager.  He ain’t falling for that! [EV Grieve]

An awesome collage of Chico mural from around the Lower East Side [The Gog Log]

Papa Loves Baby tags are spreading like wildfire downtown.  The NYPD claims that the graffiti is not only in the city and Brooklyn, but other cities along the East Coast [Cityroom]

Left Bank Books just reopened in its new location on 8th Avenue between 12th and Jane.  Jeremiah is happy to report that “the little shop has not lost its warm and bookish charms.” [Vanishing NY]

PDT caves and adds vodka cocktails to its menu [Fork in the Road]

More on the epic showdown between Nolita residents and the proposed Shake Shack on Prince Street [The Villager]

A recap of last night’s benefit for Mosaic Man Jim Power at Theatre 80 [Slum Goddess]



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