Posts Tagged ‘Our Town Downtown’

Where to Watch Super Bowl XLVI

Written by Andrew Rice on . Posted in Eat & Drink, Lifestyle, Our Town Downtown

PatriciaVoulgaris_WickedWillys1 If You Are Rooting for the Patriots Rivieria Cafe 225 W. 4th St (at 7th Ave.), rivieracafeny.com. Not everyone who likes football likes the Giants, even though they probably should. For Boston expats or simply those who love Tom Brady, root for the Patriots at the city’s original Beantown sports bar, with 16 HD TVs, [&hellip
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Downtown Crime Watch

Written by Our Town Downtown on . Posted in Breaking News, Crime Watch Our Town Downtown, Our Town Downtown

CrimeBlotter_Illus_02_02_12 $40k rock goes missing While most of us like to don jewelry that has some sentimental value, like a wedding band, graduation bracelet or necklace to remember a friendship, when the item surpasses the cost of an average monthtly mortgage payment, it is perhaps best to leave it at home. A 29-year-old woman went into [&hellip
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Downtown Crime Watch

Written by Marissa Maier on . Posted in Breaking News, Crime Watch Our Town Downtown, Our Town Downtown

crime2 Strange Coincidence The moral of this incident might read: Don’t leave your bag unattended—even in a bar. A 27-year-old woman went to a bar on Mercer Street Thursday, Jan. 12, and was rudely reminded of this lesson. She left her bag, containing a laptop, among other items, underneath the bar, say police. An unusual-acting man [&hellip
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Keyholes: Taking a peek into Spalding Gray’s old writing spot

Written by Megan Finnegan Bungeroth on . Posted in Uncategorized

  This month, Our Town Downtown begins a new recurring feature called Keyholes, in which we investigate real, Downtown apartments. And who better to show that it doesn’t hurt than our own managing editor Marissa Maier, who currently lives in the former Soho apartment of Spalding Gray, her stepfather
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Building Profile: 20 Pine

Written by Marissa Maier on . Posted in Dwell OTDT, Our Town Downtown

dwell.20.Pine.PH.12.Living.Room  While DeMaria serves as sales director for 20 Pine—Warburg Realty is the exclusive marketing team of the development—she is also a resident and has firsthand knowledge of the unique amenities that set this building apart from others in the area. “I am probably slanted, but this has been my favorite job that I have ever [&hellip
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OT Downtown: The Worst Trends in Theater 2011

Written by Mark Peikert on . Posted in Posts, Theater

This past year has seen some memorable moments on stage (Playwrights Horizons’ offerings; Nina Arianda on Broadway—twice!), but they all pale in comparison to the amount of wrongheaded dreck that theatergoers had inflicted upon them. As everyone gazes with holiday-glazed eyes at glasses half full, let’s look at the other half of that glass, containing [&hellip
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Powerhouse Arena Hosts Book Launch of Romeo Alaeff’s I’ll Be Dead Before You Read This

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By Marissa Maier Don’t be fooled by the title of artist, writer and animation editor Romeo Alaeff’s latest offering. The book isn’t a meditative memoir; rather, it’s a small, adult picture book of sorts exploring the “existential life of animals.” (Alaeff, who was profiled in Our Town Downtown in a piece “A Sit Down with [&hellip
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