Category Archives: Downtown

The Lower East Side, New York City

Another in the ongoing “Gas Stations At Night” series. This is on my home turf, where so few gas stations remain, due to relentless gentrification, yuppification, hedge-fund stupid money fornication. It would appear that the kind of people moving into Lower Manhattan no longer need things that working and middle class schmoes need – delicatessens,…

no comments
Add a comment...

Your email is never published or shared. Required fields are marked *

Late Night Chinatown Dog

This is more of a test post. It seems as though any blog contains the obligatory posts that deal with WordPress maintenance update nightmares and you might consider this one of them. I did get this shot while trolling Chinatown on a recent evening, and this poor dog, in addition to being chained to the…

no comments
Add a comment...

Your email is never published or shared. Required fields are marked *

Lower East Side, New York City – 2005

This was the last run-down incarnation before the current run-down incarnation. What comes next is anybody’s guess, but I would not rule out a frozen yogurt joint or a store that sells golfing supplies. You can see the remnants of the previous incarnation if you look hard enough and squint. At first, I thought it…

no comments
Add a comment...

Your email is never published or shared. Required fields are marked *

Menu