Snowmageddon Meltdown

Last modified December 31, 2010 at 12:20 am

Our love of city snowstorms is equally countered by the inevitable nuisance of the street melt (not a sandwich).  Maneuvering past snow bulkheads and corner puddles is definitely a strategy in itself.  Especially since many of these cold slush pools tend to be deceptively deep.

Falling Sign on Orchard

Posted December 24, 2009 at 6:09 am

If you’re strolling along the west side of Orchard Street, near the corner of Stanton, watch your head.  The sign post there is close to collapsing on the sidewalk.  Of course, the ice and slushy mess don’t help either.

Delancey Pushcart Slushy

Posted August 13, 2009 at 6:17 am

Stationed beneath the scaffolding at the corner of Norfolk and Delancey is a pushcart slushy business operated by an older gentleman wearing a khaki hat.  On the hottest summer days, neighborhood children and adults alike queue up for a dose of frozen treats done up old-school. No fancy equipment or crazy modern technology.  Just a […]