Photos by Heather Holland
Photos by Sabina Mollot and Miguel Serrano
Photos by Sabina Mollot
Rose Associates has sent out an email alerting residents that Con Edison will be performing emergency repairs to a main steam line on East 14th Street. As a result, there will be a hot water shutdown scheduled for:
Tuesday, September 13 from 8 p.m. to Wednesday, September 14 until 5 a.m. in the following locations:
· 405, 409, 435, 445, 447, 449, 451, 453, 455, 505, 515, 521 & 523 East 14th Street
· 240 & 250 1st Avenue
· 1, 3, 5, 7 & 9 Stuyvesant Oval
For further information on this steam outage, call (212) 894-9540 during normal business hours.
A 42-year-old man was arrested after allegedly mugging two Stuyvesant Town residents in front of 521 East 14th Street.
The two women, 25 and 26, were walking home when an unknown man approached them from behind and tried to engage them in conversation. “Don’t worry. You guys are safe,” Jose Rivera supposedly told them, before snatching their pocketbooks and running down the street. One of the women then started screaming and chasing Rivera, and a good Samaritan who was nearby raced after him and tackled him near the Avenue A flagpole. Continue reading
New Yorkers’ quiet determination
On the morning of September 11, 2001, I was still a member of the State Assembly, representing our community.
It was Primary day, but I was going to work that morning in lower Manhattan just several blocks north of the World Trade Center. I emerged from the Subway onto the street just moments after the first plane had struck. I witnessed the second strike and then was caught up in all the havoc and debris as the buildings began to collapse. It was surreal and of course both unimaginable and unforgettable. Continue reading