Nabe News: May 14
Crowbar-wielding ATM crooks, gym replaces music, and defining “curated,” all in today’s neighborhood news roundup!
Looks like the old Tower Records space on 4th Street will become an Equinox gym. The storefront had remained vacant since Tower’s departure in 2006 [Observer]
An aerial view of Cooper Square and downtown from atop the original Cooper Union academic building [EV Grieve]
In this day and age, is “curated” now a code word reserved for those “aesthetically-minded” people? And more a reason to charge more cash for something? [Vanishing NY]
Apparently, the mayor likes to party at Chinatown Brasserie on Lafayette Street. Last night, Bloomie and company was reportedly out celebrating the retirement of someone in his office [NYC the Blog]
Looking back at four significant episodes in the early history of the NYPD, circa 1800-1915 [Bowery Boys]
Law & Order officially canceled [Gothamist]