Nabe News: April 6
Hollister nudity, Gentrification Hangover, and possible tenant for Allen & Delancey, all in today’s neighborhood news roundup!
In The Gentrification Hangover, Alyssa Katz discusses “how New York could create affordable housing from its empty glass condo buildings and failed takeover projects.” [The American Prospect via Vanishing NY]
High school dropouts in 1960s Manhattan [Bowery Boys]
Now that the weather is warming up, the half-naked door boys are back at Hollister [Racked]
Doyers Street gets more press [Observer]
Brisk sales reported for the new Save Ray’s line of clothing. Still no thongs purchased [EV Grieve]
The Slipper Room is adding another level to its Orchard Street space. Once complete, the new club will boast 16-foot ceilings and a mezzanine. Hooray for downtown burlesque [Lo-Down]