Stalled Site at 49 East Houston

Last modified January 13, 2010 at 10:44 am

Based on the prevalence of stalled construction sites and empty lots, the hurry-up-and-wait mentality that characterized the boom years still haunts the neighborhood.  That much is obvious.  We almost expect to see urban tumbleweeds blowing through the streets.  So what better time than now to revisit 49 East Houston, which, after its demolition in 2008, […]

Cyclist Identified in Tragic Delancey Bus Accident

Last modified January 12, 2010 at 12:06 pm

The victim in last week’s tragic bus accident on Delancey has been reportedly been identified.  According to DNAinfo, police identified the cyclist as 35-year-old East Village resident Fuen Bai.  Our thoughts and prayers are with her family and friends.

Makeshift Memorial for Cyclist Killed in Delancey Bus Accident

Posted January 11, 2010 at 6:24 am

In response to the deadly bus accident at the corner of Ludlow and Delancey last week, a makeshift memorial was put in place for the as-yet-unidentified victim. Sitting curbside are fresh flowers, a pair of candles, and a box of matches to light. Taped to one of the candles is a heartfelt note from a […]

Potholes to Blame for Delancey Bus Accident

Posted January 6, 2010 at 8:38 am

This morning, the site of last night’s deadly bus accident at the corner of Ludlow and Delancey is quiet.  As if nothing happened there at all.  NY1 has more information on the incident, in which a female cyclist was hit by a yellow school bus and died from her injuries.  At issue was the pockmarked […]

Cyclist Killed by Bus on Delancey

Last modified January 5, 2010 at 6:39 pm

Earlier today, at approximately 4 pm, an empty school bus reportedly hit and killed a female cyclist in the southern intersection of Ludlow and Delancey.  The situation on the ground now is that of lockdown.  Police officers are scattered about the scene of the accident, maintaining some semblance of control – directing rubbernecking traffic and steering […]