Nabe News: March 10

Posted on: March 10th, 2010 at 1:32 pm by

A decrepit alley vanishes, Belmont Island, and delivery truck madness, all in today’s neighborhood news roundup!

The half-acre spit of land in the East River known as Belmont Island is a bird sanctuary.  Humans are not allowed there [Ephemeral NY]

Pictures of Avenue C, circa 1984 [EV Grieve]

A delivery truck backed into a newsstand at the corner of Grand and Bowery yesterday morning, injuring the 85-year-old woman working there [DNAinfo]

Comparing the lifestyle habits of the East Village and Brownsville [Vanishing NY]

An update on the new Crocs store coming to 143 Spring Street in SoHo – it’s a bit antiseptic [Lost City]

Theatre Alley, located behind J&R Computer World, is not really an alley anymore [Scouting NY]

A photo-heavy recap of Ray’s benefit the other night [Slum Goddess]

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