Nabe News: March 9
Power button condoms, Ess-a-Pickle named, and Mercury Lounge building sold, all in today’s neighborhood news roundup!
The building that houses the Mercury Lounge, 217 East Houston, just sold for $5.275 million. Music fans, worry not, the club’s lease allegedly runs until 2018 [Curbed]
Piecing together the possible whereabouts of DJ Lenny M. The corner of Third Avenue and St. Mark’s Place, onetime location of his booth, has been quiet for quite awhile [EV Grieve]
A winner – Luis Acosta of Kew Gardens – was recently chosen for the Health Department’s NYC condom design contest [Gothamist]
Filling city spaces with colorful collections of LEGO bricks [Vanishing NY]
Repair work at Ray’s, and a quick recap of last night’s benefit [Neither More Nor Less]