Tuesday, January 18, 2011

*Everyday Chatter

Checking in with recently shuttered Cabo Rojo, Tricia reports plans to reopen "at Christopher & 12th Ave in the spring." Good news.

Another giant luxury project for the Bowery. [Curbed]

Happy 2-year blogiversary to Melanie! And many more... [EVC]

Check out the NYC punk photography of Eugene Merinov. [EM]

Max Fish: an oasis back "when the Lower East Side was just starting to become an amusement park for suburban day-trippers." [NYT]

Freddy's Bar reopens Friday 2/4 in a new location. [FIB]

Behind Miss Weber's Millinery--plus! The story of those K's on the Burlington Coat Factory building. [FNY]

More things that are irritating about people in New York. [Restless]

A look back at Doyers' Nom Wah Tea Parlor in 1938. [BB]

In case you're in the EV and have a hankering to eat a $450 whole baby lamb. [EVG]

Hoisting a pint at Sophie's. [NSC]

Fleeting shots of Soho in a distant Blondie video. [FP]

Walking the LES with Teri. [WOBA]

The emptiness of the new Coney Island. [ATZ]

Park Slope La Taqueria shutters--neighborhood weeps at prospect of Chipotle. [PSP]


Melanie said...

Thanks Jeremiah for your kind thoughts on my 2nd blogiversary. Blogiversary is a great word btw.

Anonymous said...

I love your blog and read it all the time. when i saw this video i thought it seemed appropriate to share. there's a feeling of nostalgia, even if nothing is vanishing...

Found: Lost Pictures of New York Blizzard


Thanks for the blog!

Jill said...

I like that Merinov has photos of the Speedies. The guitar player went to my high school, a year or two older than me. He was our own celebrity. They threw sugary cereal at the audience during their show and had one song that got some radio play. They make me smile for youth. Thanks.