Greenwich Village Newswire

Greenwich Village Newswire

Comprehensive Real-Time News Feed for Greenwich Village (New York, NY).

Results 1 - 20 of 24 for "u:observer.com" in Greenwich Village (New York, NY)

  1. Richard Barone Breathes New Life Into the Golden Age of Village FolkRead the original story

    Thursday Aug 4 | The New York Observer

    Buddy Holly, already a complicated character who affected both nerdy horn-rim glasses and a hipster's perfect pompadour, was on the verge of compounding his complex rock and roll persona, by hanging out at jazz clubs. His Bronx-born cumpari, Dion DiMucci, uncrowned King of the Greasers, was growing his hair out and starting to write introspective songs on an acoustic guitar.

    Comment?

  2. A Celeb-Beloved Greenwich Village Condo With Jimi Hendrix Ties Just Sold for $5.62MRead the original story

    Thursday Aug 4 | The New York Observer

    Spotting a celebrity in New York isn't exactly a rare event. To be able to say that one's apartment was previously graced by the presence of the late rock legend Jimi Hendrix, however, gets one some serious bragging rights, in our opinion.

    Comment?

  3. Bright and Precious Jay McInerneyRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Aug 3 | The New York Observer

    Flanked by bodyguards, the billionaire businessman was standing next to a homeless person. That scene, the kind of prototypical New York study in stark contrasts, gave McInerney the seed of an idea for the novel that became Brightness Falls , the writer recalled recently.

    Comment?

  4. Nate Berkus' Gorgeous Greenwich Village Penthouse Sells for $9.8MRead the original story

    Jun 20, 2016 | The New York Observer

    It looks like interior design guru Nate Berkus can now add real estate aficionado to his very long list of talents. The Oprah-approved designer has sold his gorgeous Greenwich Village penthouse, for nearly twice the $5 million he paid for the space in 2013.

    Comment?

  5. Afternoon Bulletin: F Train Riders Fight Islamophobia, $17M Gas Explosion LawsuitRead the original story

    Jun 15, 2016 | The New York Observer

    A group of morning commuters on the F Train jumped to the defense of two muslim women who were being harassed by a man yelling Islamophobic insults. A group of F train riders banded together to confront a man who was harassing two Muslim women wearing hijabs the morning after the Orlando shooting.

    Comment?

  6. Musicians Mourn the Loss of Other Music, NYC's Best Record StoreRead the original story w/Photo

    May 16, 2016 | The New York Observer

    A landmark for music lovers for 20 years, last week Manhattan's Other Music announced it would be closing its doors for good on June 25. I've been going to record shops in New York City since the mid-'90s when me and my boys would make our monthly treks down the Thruway to Greenwich Village and my very first city spots, Generation Records and Revolver Records, for bootlegs . It wasn't until I was living back on Long Island and had gotten my first job out of college as an editorial assistant at CMJ New Music Report when I began visiting Manhattan regularly, and one of my favorite places to go downtown was East 4th Street-namely because of Other Music.

    Comment?

  7. On the Market: New Yorkers Are Feeling Crabby About Subway Crowding and Co-WorkingRead the original story w/Photo

    May 3, 2016 | The New York Observer

    The IFC Center says that it may ditch Greenwich Village if denied the zoning variance that would allow it to double its footage to more than 20,000 square feet, according to Crain's . The trains are so overcrowded that the MTA has resorted to deploying platform controllers at the busiest station, according to The New York Times .

    Comment?

  8. New Yorkers Are Finding New Ways to Celebrate Earth Day This YearRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 22, 2016 | The New York Observer

    With temperatures finally taking a turn for the warmer, Earth Day comes at an appropriate time, calling for us to leave behind winter's Netflix repertoire and venture outside. However, embracing conservation and all that is natural can seem hard to grasp in the concrete jungle of New York City where smog reigns free and foliage is largely absent.

    Comment?

  9. On the Market: De Blasio's Private Consultant Costs; Famed Harlem Church to be RazedRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 30, 2016 | The New York Observer

    Small businesses suffer from the slow pace of city permitting, which can be crippling given the VERY high rents in New York, a new study from the comptroller's office finds, according to Crain's . Via the report: "Few facts serve as a greater indictment of the city's regulatory superstructure than the existence of expediters."

    Comment?

  10. On the Market: City Cracks Down on Trash Pickers; Price for LaGuardia Overhaul SoarsRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 21, 2016 | The New York Observer

    SROs must be rented for at least a month at a time, a judge has ruled in a case regarding the 227-room Imperial Court Hotel, an SRO on West 79th Street that had tried to argue that it had grandfathered-in rights to rent rooms by the week, the New York Post reports . On the topic of affordable housing, Gov. Cuomo's meddling into 421-a, which resulted in a deadlock between the real estate industry and trade unions after the governor mandated the two reach an agreement for the tax break to go through, has hurt the cause, Crain's opines .

    Comment?

  11. Townhouses: The New, Extravagant and Over the TopRead the original story

    Mar 11, 2016 | The New York Observer

    "It's a unique buyer that buys a townhouse versus another condo or co-op," Corcoran broker Timothy Scott said. "That's what makes townhouses special-there are only a handful of them."

    Comment?

  12. Oddball Campaign Memorabilia From the Elections of Washington and Lincoln for SaleRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 18, 2016 | The New York Observer

    Today is the last day to catch a glimpse of one collector's massive hoard of knick-knacks and ephemera culled from U.S. history's most significant presidential campaigns. Tomorrow, the items head to the auction block.

    Comment?

  13. 'Adaptive Reuse' Gives New Life to Old BuildingsRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 14, 2016 | The New York Observer

    Hard to miss anywhere you stand in Greenwich Village, its 100-foot tower rises prominently from the corner of Sixth Avenue and West 10th Street. Architects Frederick Clarke Withers and Calvert Vaux designed the Victorian-style building, dubbed the Jefferson Market Courthouse, between 1874 and 1877 with red brick and limestone, arched windows and a tower with a fire-watchers balcony that commanded uninterrupted views of the Village.

    Comment?

  14. 10 New York Landmark Institutions We Loved and Lost in 2015Read the original story

    Dec 10, 2015 | The New York Observer

    From significant corporations to local institutions, 2015 was a sad year for New York City's landmarks. This year, mom and pop shops were not the only businesses that were pushed out by rising rents.

    Comment?

  15. Bernie Sanders Campaign Lawyer to Challenge Veteran AssemblywomanRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 29, 2015 | The New York Observer

    A prominent Manhattan attorney serving as New York counsel to Vermont Sen. Bernie Sanders' presidential campaign will seek to unseat Assemblywoman Deborah Glick, a veteran Greenwich Village Democrat. Arthur Schwartz, a 34-year resident of the Village, told the Observer that he intended to take on Ms.

    Comment?

  16. How to Film a Music Video in NYC Without a PermitRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 14, 2015 | The New York Observer

    Just recently, I finished directing a music video on the streets of New York. I didn't get a permit for this activity for several reasons.

    Comment?

  17. Noise Guitars and Rock Scene Remake Chinese CultureRead the original story

    Dec 14, 2015 | The New York Observer

    Feng Bo, bassist and singer for rock band Superbad, performing in a bar in Beijing. Beijing has a vibrant rock scene with bands performing at small bars throughout the week.

    Comment?

  18. Costume Designer Patricia Field Chats About Closing Her Namesake StoreRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 10, 2015 | The New York Observer

    Patricia Field , the iconic costume designer who brought Carrie Bradshaw and company to life, is moving on from the Bowery. Her namesake boutique has been a necessary destination for the downtown set, Sex and the City obsessed tourists and anyone looking for an injection of glamour in their day-to-day life.

    Comment?

  19. On the Market: Prokhorov to Buy Out FCR's Barclays Stake; Related's EB-5 LobbyingRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 3, 2015 | The New York Observer

    Russian billionaire Mikhail Prokhorov has reached a deal with Forest City Ratner to buy the developer out of its share of the Brooklyn Nets and Barclays Center, which will allow him to take sole ownership of the team and the arena, according to Bloomberg . Mr. Prokhorov currently owns 80 percent of the team and 45 percent of the arena.

    Comment?

  20. Three Decades After Her Sordid Death, Ana Mendieta's Work Is Finally Getting Its DueRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 30, 2015 | The New York Observer

    The first week of December, a mesmerizing body of artwork rarely seen and almost forgotten will go on display in Miami, at the public collection of Rosa de la Cruz, one of the country's leading Contemporary art collectors. The pieces include images of the mud-smeared body of the artist and of her sweating blood from her pores.The dark imagery foretold her demise, some fans of the artist maintain.

    Comment?

Greenwich Village Job Listings
View or post Greenwich Village job listings on Topix.
Greenwich Village Real Estate
News, listings, and foreclosures in Greenwich Village from Topix.
Greenwich Village Mortgages
Find mortgage rates in Greenwich Village on Topix.