Tag: Greenwich Village

WHOA! This video from the Whitney is awesome! It talks about Edward Hopper’s inspirations as an artist while living and working in Greenwhich Village in NYC. Edward Hopper is most famous for his painting Nighthawks which depicts several patrons enjoying themselves into a lit diner. Apparently, the painting was inspired by a real life restaurant […]

I just learned from Vanishing New York that one of my favorite NYC knickknack shops has closed! Mxyplyzyk was a treasure trove of goodies and sometimes weird stuff — the perfect place to find gifts for somebody who hates everything. For now it seems, if you want a bit of Mxyplyzyk, you’ll have to travel […]

This is so insane. A cashier at a McDonald’s in Greenwich Village was caught on camera beating two customers with a metal rod who had jumped the counter to attack him. There are clearly no winners in this situation. [via] According to The New York Post: Rayon McIntosh, 31, of The Bronx — who in […]