Posts Tagged ‘3 columbus circle’

Man with yellow envelope

July 18, 2011

First I noticed how the sun was hitting the building to the left and making the bricks a yellowish color. Then the man with the envelope appeared, and so did the guy in the yellow t-shirt and black shorts.


Walk around

June 28, 2011

This is not negotiable. Sidewalk is closed! We recommend that you not walk in the street. We are not responsible for your safety, people!

Newsstand stripped bare

April 10, 2011

As expected, the corner of Eighth and 57th Street is down one newsstand. This is what the back wall looks like, sans magazines. Soon there will be a rectangular spot on the sidewalk marking where the newsstand stood. Then, who knows? Will a glassy new periodical dispensing facility appear?

Old newsstand lives on

July 15, 2010

As soon as they finish the refurb of the old building on Eighth Avenue between 57th and 58th and take down the scaffolding, this newsstand will be history. Unlike the office building, they can’t slap glass on the facade and call it “redeveloped.”