Nabe News: April 7

Posted on: April 7th, 2010 at 1:50 pm by

Counterfeit Triangle, Shepard’s woes, and Big Tim Sullivan, all in today’s neighborhood news roundup!

So long, “Counterfeit Triangle.”  The Chinatown property housed a number of shops which sold fake everything, but now must pony up $800,000 in settlement money to the city [Gothamist]

Shepard Fairey is in a world of shit over his Obama Hope picture [Animal NY]

Is the shop owner at 70 East First Street toying with the bloggers?  First Robot Daycare, now the Lost Sock [EV Grieve]

Grave robbers are stealing what’s left of M&G Diner in Harlem [Vanishing NY]

Chef Eddie Huang trying to scare would-be customers from his new Lower East Side destination, Crackhaus [Fork in the Road]

A 1930s rendering of the future of the New York skyline [Ephemeral NY]

Big Tim Sullivan’s descendants reconnect thanks to Lost City! [Lost City]

From metrosexuals to retrosexuals [Runnin’ Scared]



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