Nabe News: April 21

Posted on: April 21st, 2010 at 1:39 pm by

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]

Behind the scenes filming of East Fifth Bliss with Slum Goddess.  The film is setting up on Rivington today [Slum Goddess; Previously]

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