Stories

Stories
Every SoHo story contributes to our collective memory. The more stories we tell, the closer we come to capturing the spirit of our community.
165 Stories
  • Now here’s a different sort of SoHo story. Tesla.  Not the car company. Not the heavy metal band. The  inventor, Nikola Tesla. AC/DC.  Not the…

    Oct 05 2013

  • Native New Yorkers Piero S. Iberti and Jeremy Zalben have made an excellent documentary about Joe's, just in the nick of time. Joe's closed its…

    Sep 21 2013

  • Here's my top ten list of quirky things about everyday life in SoHo in the 1970's (in no particular order).

    Sep 07 2013

  • Today's guest post by Benjamin Feldman traces the history of 450 Broadway.  As one of the only remaining unrenovated buildings in the neighborhood…

    Aug 24 2013

  • These are the remaining answers from the SoHo Memory Quiz.  It turns out that as a group, we have a pretty good memory.  At least one person…

    Aug 10 2013

  • More answers from the SoHo Memory Quiz!  Where are these places?  What…

    Jul 27 2013

  • Thanks to everyone who wrote in with answers to the SoHo Memory Quiz.  The following are answers to some of the questions.  Stay tuned for the…

    Jul 13 2013

  • A quiz to test your knowledge of old SoHo. See how many of these images you recognize!

    Jun 29 2013

  • I recently sat down with Daniel Himmelfarb, who opened Jamie Cavas in 1972 when he was 25 years old, at Housing Works Bookstore to talk about his…

    Jun 01 2013