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.
169 Stories
  • I grew up on Crosby Street between Prince and Spring and then Mercer Street between Houston and Prince. These two blocks have appeared repeatedly…

    Sep 01 2014

  • I have lived long enough to know that I am not an activist, at least not one on the front lines.  I don’t have that kind of fire in me (…

    Aug 01 2014

  • The SoHo Alliance has been working for decades to preserve SoHo’s quality of life by actively monitoring proposed development and opposing…

    Jul 01 2014

  • A brief history of the area of Manhattan that is now called SoHo from Collect Pond in the 1700s through the present.

    Jun 01 2014

  • As many of you have probably already heard, Kenneth Reisdorff, known locally as Kenn from Bob and Kenn’s Broome Street Bar, passed away on…

    May 01 2014

  • I think it’s safe to say that everyone in the neighborhood feels that the NYU Coles Sports and Recreation Center is an eyesore. The windowless,…

    Apr 01 2014

  • Check out these cool videos of SoHo.

    Mar 01 2014

  • There are two brand spankin’ new books that feature SoHo, published within the last year, that merit attention in case they’ve been overlooked by…

    Feb 01 2014

  • I became a writer quite by accident, and I would not even describe myself as a writer, at least not in any conventional way.  I don’t sit in a…

    Jan 01 2014