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Posted on June 21, 2012 | No CommentsJonathan Kuhn, a long-time Village resident who is also the Director of Art & Antiquities […]
Posted on June 20, 2012 | No CommentsOn Tuesday, June 26 the Landmarks Preservation Commission will hold a public hearing on the […]
Posted on June 19, 2012 | 1 CommentRight around this time last year, we were more than excited by the filming of […]
Posted on June 18, 2012 | 1 CommentFifty years ago, in May of 1962, folk group Peter, Paul and Mary released their […]
Posted on June 15, 2012 | No CommentsToday is the 108th anniversary of the General Slocum disaster. The greatest loss of life […]
Posted on June 14, 2012 | 1 CommentOn June 14, 1884 – or 128 years ago today – a municipally-sanctioned public market […]
Posted on June 13, 2012 | No CommentsStart spreading the news — the City Council’s public hearing on NYU’s massive proposed Village […]
Posted on June 12, 2012 | No CommentsYesterday, the real estate and architecture blog-o-sphere was abuzz with Property Shark’s new interactive timeline, […]
Posted on June 11, 2012 | 1 CommentOn Thursday, June 7, GVSHP presented its 32nd Annual Meeting and 2012 Village Awards. The […]
Posted on June 8, 2012 | 2 CommentsLast evening, 400 guests celebrated the accomplishments of the Greenwich Village Society for Historic Preservation […]