In a small room on the top floor of the Old School building at the corner of Mott and Prince Streets, floor-to-ceiling shelves are lined with pictures of disembodied heads and torsos adhered to off-brand canned goods.
Have one last drink, and pour one out. As if this week's shuttering of Gray's Papaya wasn't enough, numerous sources and blogs have reported that the venerable Prince Street bar Milady's will have its very last call tonight. EV Grieve reports the building is for sale, while an employee at the bar says "a lot of reasons" are to blame for the closure. Show More Summary
Princes Street, Edinburgh, Scotland 1938. Photo by Norman Parkinson (via Norman Parkinson Archive)
by Tom Scocca ???? The light bouncing under the scaffold could have passed for direct sunlight, till the direct sunlight appeared. The subway had aired out a little; Prince Street smelled of festival food. The afternoon sun made theShow More Summary
Photographs from Warhol's only play will be on exhibit this weekend at the the Leslie-Lohman Museum of Gay and Lesbian Art's Prince Street Project Space in New York City. read more
The blue neon was a holdover from Jerry's on Prince Street. The dressed-up Chambers Street diner once described by a Bloomberg spokesman to be "like a City Hall cafeteria with better food" has closed after five years in business. Jerry's...Show More Summary
by Tom Scocca ???? The heat was getting into the apartment again, till the air conditioner had to come back on. Haze laid soft effects over the morning, augmented on Prince Street by jackhammer dust, raised by a man in working in civvies with no earplugs or goggles. Show More Summary
This past month, Sarah Simmons has been trying to raise $100,000 on Kickstarter so she can relocate her excellent, guest-chef-based City Grit supper club from its current Prince Street location into new digs with more space and amenities. Show More Summary
New Hampshire based painter and teacher Grant Drumheller, whose work is currently on view at the Prince Street Gallery, has recently been painting scenes of people relaxing in public spaces. I recently interviewed Drumheller and asked him more about his background and his approach.
Joanna Marshall Citi Bikes Though it won’t launch until sometime next month, the bike share program is finally kicking into high gear. This morning, we noticed that racks had materialized on Mott Street, near Prince Street. And EV Grieve spotted some on Lafayette Street. The Times reported last week that registration for the long-delayed program started Monday. [...]
Hey, can you see your favorite neighborhood spot in Cat Power's new video? Tompkins Square Park? Doyers Street in Chinatown? The basketball courts on Christie and Houston? Economy Candy on Rivington? Max Fish? The Prince Street subway station? No, you can't. Show More Summary
Ten years ago today my sister and and I arrived in Edinburgh. My first week was spent whinging about the £1 = $2.60 exchange rate, drooling over men in kilts on Princes Street (sadly not a regular occurrence; just rugby fans), grumbling about the snoring dude in the youth hostel, searching for work and accommodation, swooning at the Read More
Denmark’s Han Kjobenhavn fashion scores their first flagship store in New York City. The new Han shop at 27 Prince Street now provides the largest selection of their garments to a U.S.A. based outlet. Well worth a visit for those who… Han Kjobenhavn NYC Shop Now Open – A Look Inside is a post by Jeff Carvalho on Selectism.
The Ross Fountain in Princes Street Gardens in Edinburgh, looks pretty spectacular against the backdrop of Edinburgh Castle. I didn’t realise that the fountain had been shipped up to Scotland from London, where it was originally on display at the Great Exposition of 1882. Get some ideas for what to do in the Scottish [...]Show More Summary
A series of manhole explosions occurred in SoHo this afternoon, setting several cars on fire. The explosions happened just after 2 p.m. at 94 Prince Street, near Mercer Street. FDNY said that the fire is under control as of 2:43 p.m., there were no injuries, and "there's going to be an investigation" into what started the explosions. Show More Summary
Location of The Bonham in Edinburgh offers the best of both worlds?nestled in the middle of a line of sturdy Victorian homes on a quiet street, yet an easy 10-minute walk from the western edge of Princes Street and the busy traffic, shops, museums and art galleries therein.... via JustLuxe.com
Strolling along Leith Walk towards Princes Street, I was surprised to see a line of photographers taking pictures of the hotel where I was staying, The Glasshouse in Edinburgh. Thinking they were paparazzi, I wondered what celebrity was staying there. Then, drawing nearer, I realized what image they were capturing: The façade.... via JustLuxe.com
In case you didn't already know that Chobani dominates the Greek yogurt industry in the United States, you will if you walk down Prince Street in Soho and see the five-story billboard spelling out C-H-O-B-A-N-I. At the West Broadway corner, below the sign, there's now a Chobani yogurt shop open daily from 9 a.m. Show More Summary
Yo. It’s been months and one “self-sustainable cart” since we announced that Greek yogurt was having a moment. And now the popular brand Chobani has flung open the doors of its Prince Street flagship, a corner spot formerly occupied by a Swatch store, that’s trafficking in yogurt-based concoctions. Show More Summary
Not easy being green. Birdbath/City Bakery owner (and Cheap Eats catfish provocateur) Maury Rubin is feeling morose this morning — his landlord over at Birdbath at Vesuvio's on Prince Street insists that the famously green exterior will be painted this week. Show More Summary