Macdougal Street between West 8th Street and Washington Square North was renamed Norman Buchbinder Way, honoring the founder of Village Alliance and loving man who dedicated himself to revitalizing 8th Street and all of Greenwich Village.
The 24th Annual Meeting of the Village Alliance took place on June 20th in the splendid setting of the New York Studio School.
Do you ever wonder about that vacant storefront or the current climate of the Greenwich Village retail market? If you do, then read our Quarterly Village Retail Report.
Astor Place has long been a nexus of spontaneous urban rituals, community gatherings, creative flash mobs, yarn-bombs and mischievousness! Among all this dynamism though there had never been a Silent Disco, all that changed on June 9th with the first ever Astor Blaster Silent Disco, one of a series of events to celebrate this year’s 50th birthday of the “Cube”.
The Positively 8th Street Festival returned on Saturday for the first of three summer dates to celebrate everything 8th Street!!
Drawing on the storied creative and musical heritage of West 8th Street, the Positively 8th Street Festival celebrated the eclectic history of this legendary Village street with music, art, creativity, food, drink, story sharing and amazing people.