Billyburg Robot Shop; Living in Times Square?; One-Cent Coffee Stands Existed for NYC Poor

Packed in like sardines | And that's not even all of them. Not mentioning the handful of mine that I couldn't squeeze into this shot, there are at least a dozen others I've yet to buy. But I will. Eventually.
Packed in like sardines | And that's not even all of them. Not mentioning the handful of mine that I couldn't squeeze into this shot, there are at least a dozen others I've yet to buy. But I will. Eventually.
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There is a lot of stuff going on the City, and we can't write about it all. Here are some interesting things some of our friends have written up lately.

  • Bloomberg.com The 10 Stunning New York Interiors You've Probably Never Seen
  • Brooklyn Paper Punk Rockers Open Robot and Electronics Shop in Williamsburg
  • Business Insider I lived in Times Square for a year, and it was quite the adventure
  • Chelsea Now State Says Pier55 Enviro Impact Not Significant
  • Consumerist Times Square Toys
  • Curbed NY In Long Island City, a Community Seeks to Reclaim an Urban Wilderness
  • Daytonian in Manhattan Albert Kahn's Ford Motor Bldg -- No. 1710 Broadway
  • Ephemeral New York The One-Cent Coffee Stands for Poor New Yorkers
  • E.V. Grieve Mamouns Falafel Is Moving on St. Marks Place
  • Forgotten New York Harper House, Gramercy Park
  • Gothamist Photos: Thousands Make Themselves Miserable at Coney Island Polar Bear Plunge
  • LTV Squad FR8 Chronicles 38
  • New York YIMBY What New York City Landmarks Were Designated In 2015?
  • Reddit NYPD Releases Internet Database That Gives Details About All Major New York City Crimes
  • Second Ave. Sagas The 10 Train and an Appreciation of Soon-to-Be-Extinct Rollsigns
  • Tectonic Construction Photos: 220 Central Park South, NYC
  • Uptown Collective Spread Love: The Alving Estate @ the Morris-Jumel Mansion

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