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Posted on December 20, 2011 | No CommentsAnthony Amato, the founder and artistic director of the Amato Opera, died last Tuesday at […]
Posted on December 19, 2011 | No CommentsYou may have seen 60 Minutes last night with a segment about the impact of […]
Posted on December 16, 2011 | No CommentsAs we enter the final phase of the holiday shopping season we thought we would […]
Posted on December 15, 2011 | No CommentsThe settling in of cold weather has us here at GVSHP feeling a little nostalgic […]
Posted on December 13, 2011 | 3 CommentsIn recent years, the East Village on the whole has come to be known for […]
Posted on December 12, 2011 | 2 CommentsChances are you are familiar with the timeless Christmas special Rudolph the Red-Nosed Reindeer, which […]
Posted on December 9, 2011 | 3 CommentsThe iconic early 19th century rowhouses that flank the north side of Washington Square Park […]
Posted on December 8, 2011 | No CommentsNearly four centuries ago, Dutch Governor Peter Stuyvesant, whose life has been the stuff of […]
Posted on December 7, 2011 | 1 CommentYesterday we explored some of the history of elevated train lines in the Village. Today […]
Posted on December 6, 2011 | No CommentsAn Off the Grid reader asks: “Why is there a set of stone markers embedded […]