The Upper West Side is the Burning Man of rats; Carroll Gardens has rats living inside their plumbing; and the Lower East Side has taken to extreme measures to try to combat their growing rodent population. But like Alexander The Great,...Show More Summary
Like this entry? Favorite it below! Name: Ryan Location: Austin, TX Square Feet: 650 Division: Little What I Love About My Small Home: I love the huge windows, 14' ceilings, and the view of downtown. I live on the "gritty east side" of Austin, and it's nice to have that lofty, urban feel in such a quaint residential neighborhood. Show More Summary
Water problems in the state of Michigan are not limited to the contaminated supply in Flint. Hundreds of residents lined up outside the Detroit Water and Sewerage Department’s East Side Customer Service Center on Saturday hoping to avoid having their water shut off on Sunday, the Detroit News...
The death of a 70-year-old man found charred and stabbed in a burning Lower East Side building in 2005 has been deemed a homicide.
Clashes leave two soldiers dead and four wounded, just hours after truce approved by both sides in Minsk takes effect.
. There's a lot of great work in Chelsea and the Lower East Side right now--more than I can report on in individual posts--so I'll be offering a few roundups. The first is this one: a look at a range of work in black and white. SomeShow More Summary
On the evening of April 23, New York man Mario Licato was violently assaulted in the Lower East Side because he resembled actor Shia LaBeouf. Now, adding insult to injury, the real Shia LaBeouf is bothering him on the phone. Read more...
Last Saturday at the Delancey Street F train station on Manhattan’s Lower East Side, a New York City advertising art director was punched in the face by an unknown assailant who said only, “This is because you look exactly like ShiaShow More Summary
Mario Licato, the advertising art director sucker-punched at a Lower East Side subway station over the weekend for looking like Shia LaBeouf, got some encouraging words from the Beouf himself. [ more › ]
The International Committee of the Red Cross (ICRC) is still not satisfied with the current level of access to the various areas of Ukraine and to the people detained by both sides to the conflict in the east of the country, ICRC Director-General said.
Here's proof that Old New York still exists: Yesterday evening on the Lower East Side, a driver was rear-ended by a taxi, then punched in the face by the cab’s passenger. The 56-year-old victim was driving just after 11 p.m. when he was rear-ended by a green cab at Grand and ... More »
Mario Licato may have a black eye and several stitches, but at least he also has an voicemail from Shia LaBeouf? The New York City man was headed to a bar on the Lower East Side last weekend when he was unceremoniously punched in the...Show More Summary
Plans for a new 77-story mixed-use tower at 247 Cherry Street on the Lower East Side—practically next door to Extell's 80-story One Manhattan Square—were met with anger by nearby residents Wednesday night. [ more › ]
If you want to live like a king, now's your chance. An enormous and opulent Upper East Side duplex once owned by the late "King of Wall Street" John Gutfreund (who died earlier this year), has just listed for $120 million, making itShow More Summary
The standoff between the large cluster of crowded bars on the Lower East Side and the community groups that oppose them was taken to another level yesterday as one establishment turned the tables on the activists, filing a lawsuit against them in Manhattan Supreme Court. Show More Summary
A bouncer at a chic Lower East Side cocktail bar claims the place was so overheated it extensively injured his groin.
Edra Soto attempts architectural transplants the way a doctor might replace skin, seeing if an unfamiliar addition will take.
A Japanese art dealer was arrested at an Upper East Side hotel last month for a highly-specific crime?back in 1982, he purchased a stolen second-century Buddhist sculpture with a market value of $1.1 million. Manhattan D.A. Cy Vance's...Show More Summary
Meet a new generation of artists from New York City's Kaufman Music Center, Lower East Side Girls Club, and School of Rock Brooklyn.
Is Tuesday going to be a sweep for the front-runners? That's what both Democratic presidential candidate Hillary Clinton and Donald Trump on the Republican side were hoping for this Tuesday. With polls closing across the east coast,Show More Summary