Double Crown Anniversary

Posted November 4, 2009 at 6:26 am

This past Sunday was the one-year anniversary of trendy nightspot Double Crown, once home to Manahatta.  Longtime reader REC was there and filed the following report of the evening: Last Sunday Double Crown was the best place (and perhaps the only place) to be for post-Halloween revelry.  Celebrating its one year anniversary, Double Crown went […]

By Robert James Moved

Posted August 27, 2009 at 6:10 am

Thanks to a tip from @lowereastnyc yesterday, we learned that By Robert James moved to 72 Orchard Street, just across the street from its original location.  We passed by the the trendy studio-slash-boutique later in the day, and saw the shopkeepers polishing up their new diggs.  Store signage is not in place yet.

This is the End

Last modified November 1, 2010 at 12:23 am

If a certain sidewalk stencil is any indication, the end is now the trend on East Houston.  Literally.  Outside the gloriously grungy Soho Billiards is a pair of longstanding tags which ominously read “The End.”  Both of the identical markings had remained intact until recently, when one was aptly amended to read “the trend.”  Quite […]

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