Tag: Avenue A

Exploring East Village Music Meccas with Building Blocks

This is part of a series of curated tours to help the public explore the buildings and history shared on our recently-launched East Village Building Blocks site — see it here. From 19th-century concert halls to punk palaces of the 1970s, many influential music

A Landmark of Affordable Housing

Built in 1936 as the very first public housing development in New York City or the nation,  The East Village’s very own First Houses was landmarked on tomorrow’s date in 1974. The start of urban renewal, and I do not

Business of the Month: Exit9 Gift Emporium, 51 Avenue A

Your input is needed! Today we feature our latest Business of the Month — help us to select the next. Tell us which independent store you love in Greenwich Village, the East Village or NoHo:  click here to nominate your favorite. 

The Village Seen: Photographer Dan Efram

Today we launch a new occasional series, “The Village Seen,” to display the work of the many talented visual artists in our neighborhoods. Longtime East Village resident Dan Efram is a producer, manager and curator in various media, whose sensibilities

Business of the Month: Ray’s Candy Store, 113 Avenue A

Your input is needed! Today we feature our latest Business of the Month — and we need your help selecting the next. Tell us which independent store you love in Greenwich Village, the East Village or NoHo: just click here

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