Nabe News: August 16

Posted on: August 16th, 2010 at 1:26 pm by

Chinatown roof writing, bedbugs in theaters, and SLA drinking games, all in today’s neighborhood news roundup!

Some cool Chinatown roof writing, as seen from the Manhattan Bridge [Restless via Vanishing NY]

Holy shitballs! The bedbug epidemic continue to ravage the city.  Now it’s the AMC Empire 25 multiplex in Times Square.  Is this the flip-side of the new Disney-fied Times Square? [Gothamist]

Learn how to play the SLA committee meeting drinking game [EV Grieve]

One of New York’s oldest residents just turned 111 on Saturday. Evelyn Kozak was born on the Lower East Side on Aug. 14, 1899 [New York Times]

Apparently, 2 Cooper Square has had occupants for months [NYC the Blog; Previously]

Revisiting some old MetroCard promo spots from the 1990s [Second Avenue Sagas]



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