Full View of the Vicmarr Electronics Sign

Posted May 12, 2010 at 6:32 am

We now have a full view of the red Vicmarr Electronics antique signage.  The remaining pieces of the newer canopy, which had some problems with the recent winds, were removed yesterday. Although most of the lettering is either cracked or completely gone, it’s still a sight to behold.  That expansive red signage is simply overpowering.  Unless […]

Coming Soon: Schames Paint Supply at 90 Delancey

Last modified May 11, 2010 at 12:48 pm

Roughly forty-eight hours after strong winds violently revealed the ghost of Vicmarr Electronics’ past on Delancey, there is now a fresh canopy in place.  Yesterday afternoon, a pair of workers on ladders installed the new store signage for Schames Paint Supply, which is relocating north from its perennial Essex Street HQ.

East Broadway Kosher Bakery Upgrades Store Signage

Last modified July 14, 2013 at 1:46 pm

The East Broadway Kosher Bakery at 363 Grand Street upgraded its store signage yesterday.  It’s a subtle, yet quite effective makeover.

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Powerful Wind Reveals Ghost Signage at 88 Delancey

Posted May 10, 2010 at 6:35 am

Saturday’s powerful wind gusts revealed some choice ghost signage at 88 Delancey, between Orchard and Ludlow.  Half of the metal fixture was ripped completely clear from its housing, landing on the sidewalk.  Police units and a sanitation team were swiftly mobilized for the cleanup effort.  The other half is safe and sound for now, but […]

Subway Adds Hype Banner at 66 Delancey

Last modified July 2, 2010 at 9:58 pm

As reported last month, Subway is opening another franchise location at 66 Delancey (aka Subway 66).  To officially announce its presence, the future foot-long hub added a huge hype banner to the storefront scaffolding yesterday morning.  Subman likely to follow!

Stop 1 Deli on Allen Changes Sign and Image

Posted May 6, 2010 at 6:12 am

The Stop 1 Deli outpost at the southeast corner of Allen and Stanton Streets is now boasting a new image.  Its busted old illuminated signage and tattered awning was recently replaced with something a bit more contemporary.

Ellen Reopens at 123 Ludlow

Posted April 19, 2010 at 6:10 am

When Ellen closed its doors at 122 Ludlow Street a few weeks ago, we received a comment explaining that the vintage boutique wasn’t actually down for the count.  That it just moved across the street.  Well, now that information is finally confirmed.  Indeed, the new headquarters for Ellen Koenigsberg’s shop is now 123 Ludlow, former home of […]

Beware of Badass Moo Shoes Cat

Posted April 15, 2010 at 6:13 am

Beware of the badass cat inside Moo Shoes at 78 Orchard Street.  The sign in the door warns dog owners that the store cat will “seriously attack” any canines who enter.

More TrustoCorp Signs Spotted

Posted April 13, 2010 at 6:18 am

A few new TrustoCorp signs have surfaced around the neighborhood recently.  This one was spotted at the southeast corner of Delancey and Chrystie Street:

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Doghouse Saloon Adds Signage

Posted April 9, 2010 at 6:24 am

Ladies and gentlemen, Doghouse Saloon is officially official.  Indeed, after six months catering to the frat set at 152 Orchard Street, proper signage is finally in place.  “The Doghouse” is now stenciled across the security gate housing.