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‘Bowery Dish’ Documentary About Bowery Gentrification Airs Tonight on Channel 13

Posted August 8, 2014 at 6:07 am

Filmmaker Kevin R. Frech is a 20+ year resident of the East Village. During the years between 1999 and 2004, he documented the radical change in composition of the Bowery. This was a time before everyone had a camera in their pocket; before hyperlocal blogs began scrutinizing the march of gentrification on the Lower East […]

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Channel Thirteen’s ‘MetroFocus’ Segment on the Museum of Reclaimed Urban Space [VIDEO]

Posted January 10, 2014 at 6:10 am

Channel Thirteen’s semi-regular news magazine entitled “MetroFocus” produced a piece on the year-old Museum of Reclaimed Urban Space (“MoRUS”), which aired on TV last night. It’s a quick primer on squatter culture and the C-Squat museum dedicated to preserving that history. MoRUS founder Bill DiPaola did all the explaining…

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Channel Thirteen on Kehila Kedosha Janina [Video]

Posted November 17, 2010 at 6:21 am

In the latest installment of Channel Thirteen’s video series, The City Concealed, the media company focuses on Kehila Kedosha Janina at 280 Broome Street (corner of Allen). The Romaniote synagogue is the last of its kind in the whole Western Hemisphere. Built in 1927, the congregation catered to a small minority of Greek Jews which […]

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