Nabe News: April 21
Mark Twain, East Fifth Bliss, and 200 Orchard Street, all in today’s neighborhood news roundup!
Superdive is all but done on Avenue A [EV Grieve]
Washington Square Park returned to its roots yesterday, 4/20 day. Of course the patrols were deployed to ensure no riff-raff [Curbed]
Time to dust off that worn copy of Huck Finn. Mark Twain died one hundred years ago today of a heart attack. He first arrived in New York City at 18, and lived here at various times throughout his life [Bowery Boys]
A rustic makeover for 200 Orchard, now known simply as 200. Paninis and beers are reportedly replacing the live music and DJ vibe [Grub St]
Looking back at the lost James Renwick building, which was replaced by a Loews theater in 1989 [Vanishing NY]