A tipster to Brownstoner sent in some photos of a new construction trailer set up at the back of the Pool, where the construction fence has been removed. They say, “Ground may have been officially broken at McCarren Pool last month, but it looks like the heavy lifting may be ready to begin in earnest […]
Archives for January 2010
With the weekend just 48 hours away, why not plan a unique Euro-twist to your Friday night happy hour plans? On Friday the 22nd The Richardson will be hosting a traditional ‚”Galette Des Rois” party, complete with Kir Royales and Edith Piaf songs. What’s more, they’ll be serving pastry cakes with prizes inside for whoever […]
The Beatles have been done, but I am always and forever a sucker for a good mash-up.
Faaaantastic. Find a few more hits after the jump, including “L service restored with residual delays,” “New L express route experiencing service interruptions,” and “L is experiencing delays due to police investigation,” all with esteemed hat-tipping to @FakeMTA & Buzzfeed.
Monkey Town: WOODS FAMILY CREEPS
A friend of mine, the artist Borbay, is hosting a one-night only exhibition at M&T Bank, Flatiron branch, tonight at 6pm. I suggest you go. Not only is he a fantastic individual with a broken leg (an injury sustained in a Friday night beer league hockey game), he is a fine painter who’s done everything […]
Does this mean Wolf Blitzer is going to start wearing skinny jeans and doing blow with Terry Richardson at Market Hotel? Bizarre. CNN announced today that it will be teaming up with Vice’s VBS.TV, overseen by Spike Jonze, on certain reporting projects on its website. The first will be the Vice Guide To Liberia. Vice’s […]
photo via themikebot‘s flickr. Developers recently cleared the way to building housing at the Domino Factory. Final approval needs to happen, but the plans actually aren’t half bad. Don’t worry, since it’s a landmark, they are keeping the sign. But what are we going to do about all these awful Duane Reades?
Tattoos come to Cameo from 8pm – midnight tonight for a launch of the book Tatted that will show off “nearly 200 images that did not make it into the book based on photographer Marianne Bernstein’s Tattoo Series 2007-2009.” Tonight at Cameo (8pm‚Äìmidnight, free), Bernstein presents 300 images, with music courtesy of Terry D and […]
It’s been said that the best thing we can do is get cold, hard, cash in the hands of those leading the relief effort in Haiti. To help make that happen, a few local venues have stepped up to offer benefit concerts in the upcoming days. Here are three. Feel free to leave any others […]