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Posted on August 29, 2013 | 1 CommentI used to hear from people who said that they hated being in New York […]
Posted on August 28, 2013 | No CommentsFounded 111 years ago by reformer Mary Kingsbury Simkhovitch, Greenwich House began as a place […]
Posted on August 27, 2013 | No CommentsIn the past Off the Grid has taken a look at some of the architecture […]
Posted on August 26, 2013 | 1 Comment…what a long, strange trip it’s been. Forty-three years ago today, on August 26th, 1970, […]
Posted on August 23, 2013 | No CommentsFifty years ago this coming week, on August 28th, 1963, one of the most iconic […]
Posted on August 22, 2013 | 2 CommentsAn amazing resource that we have featured here and there on Off the Grid is […]
Posted on August 21, 2013 | No CommentsWith Labor Day fast approaching and temperatures rising, my thoughts are turning to … ice […]
Posted on August 20, 2013 | 2 CommentsLast week the Whitney Museum revealed its 3D cut-out recreation of the noted Edward Hooper […]
Posted on August 19, 2013 | No CommentsOn Monday, September 16th, GVSHP and our co-sponsor The New School for Public Engagement will […]
Posted on August 16, 2013 | 2 CommentsIn the early 1900s, the East Village was teeming with theaters and movie houses. Second […]